Handling the grief of losing a loved one

Spread the love Grief is expressed in many ways and it can affect every part of your life; your emotions, thoughts and behaviour, beliefs, physical health, your sense of self and identity, and your relationships with others. It often even involves physical problems, including: Fatigue Nausea Lowered immunity Weight loss or weight gain Aches and... Read more

Popular funeral flowers and their meanings

Flowers are a meaningful way to show your love during difficult times and can bring comfort during those times.   To help you choose the right flowers, we selected some of the most popular types of sympathy flowers along with their flower meanings so that you can honour a loved one who has passed.  ... Read more

Dr Alan Wolfelt – Holiday Grief Video

Grieving the death of someone loved is often naturally difficult, but during the holiday season, it can seem overwhelming. This is particularly true this year with the challenges with COVID-19. In this compassionate video, Dr Alan Wolfelt kindly provides practical suggestions that will help your family still embrace hope during this unique and challenging time.... Read more

Remembering loved ones during the Holiday season

The Holiday season is marked with celebrations that usually gather family and the closest friends. For those who had lost someone important recently or during that year, the holiday season can get back some grief triggers and can be particularly hard to handle.   Traditions, rituals, memories of previous holiday celebrations… different ways that bring... Read more

What to consider when choosing a Funeral Director to plan a funeral ahead?

A Funeral Director’s main responsibility is to take on most of the burden of planning a funeral, following your wishes as closely as possible. Planning ahead can give you and your family some space to breathe, without worrying about the details of the funeral.   All funeral directors might appear the same at first glance,... Read more