Kinds of Pet Urns to Keep Everlasting Memories of Your Favorite Pets

Losing a pet gives very painful experience. You can memorialize your pet in a symbolic way by just buying pet urns for ashes. Previously, pet urns were found in a vase shape or sometimes rectangle or square design only. These days, these are easily available in different shapes, sizes, and designs. Mentioned below are some popular types of pet urns available in the market. Read the rest of this entry »

Honoring Your Loved One

When someone you love passes on, you want to honor that person in a way they would have wanted. Sometimes, this can conflict with your own desires. One way this can happen is when the deceased had expressed a desire to be cremated and the ashes scattered in a place special to them, you might rather keep the ashes in an urn or some other type of vessel. Read the rest of this entry »

Tips for Buying the Right Cremation Urn

Making the cremation arrangements is a tough task, especially when you have to deal with grief and the other emotional implications of death in the family. Finding the right cremation urn and keeping it as a memorial will be an important part of the healing process. Dedicate some time to discovering the right piece and going through the practical considerations of urn purchase. Read the rest of this entry »

How to Help Children Cope with Pet Loss

The loss of a pet will hit the entire family hard but children tend to be most vulnerable. A pet is a loved companion, a family member and a best friend for many little ones. It’s your task as a parent to help a child deal with the loss. Read the rest of this entry »

Dealing with Grief and the Loss of a Loved One during the Holidays

Christmas and New Year’s Eve are supposed to be fun and exciting occasions. Family gatherings, parties and delicious food all mark these wonderful December celebrations. Christmas time, however, is also about remembering loved ones that are no longer with you. Dealing with the grief and the sorrow could be particularly difficult during the holidays. Read the rest of this entry »

Why Cremation Jewelry is a Good Idea

The popularity of cremation jewelry has been growing because of the beautiful alternative it offers to traditional methods for cremated remains preservation. A decorative urn has long been the sole option but many people are now opting for cremation jewelry because of its emotional significance and symbolism. Read the rest of this entry »

There is No One Perfect Memorial

Losing a loved one, be they a person or beloved pet, is a part of life that no one ever gets used to. However, it is something a person must deal with at some point in life and a great way to process the grief and remember your loved one is through memorials. These can be as simple as an online page celebrating your loved ones accomplishments and character, or actual physical memorials such as decorative urns. Read the rest of this entry »

Preparation – The Key both in life and After Life

It is a given that no one likes the idea of preparing for death. As they say, however, the only certainties in life are taxes and death. You will need to do certain things in order to prepare for your inevitable demise. While you might not know where it is you are going after you expire, you can be rest assured you know where your loved ones and friends will be. Read the rest of this entry »

Dealing with the Emotional Implications of Planning a Funeral

The death of a loved one can be connected to confusion and uncertainty that accompany the grief. In such instances, it’s going to be exceptionally difficult to make rational decisions about funeral planning. Read the rest of this entry »

Create a Unique Memorial for Your Loved One

A funeral is a final ceremony that a person is given as they cross over to the other side. While these events can become very formal, you can do several things to give the services an extra special touch. Read the rest of this entry »