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Heal With Remembrance

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Heal With Remembrance

Too often we are encouraged to deal with grief by "moving on" or trying not to think too much about our loss. This may work for some, but for many, it just puts grief on a back burner where it can become a larger burden that we might find more and more difficult to deal with. It can mask itself as fatigue, anger and depression, but at the root of it is unaddressed grief. This is why it may be better for many struggling with a loss to use remembrance instead. Forms of Remembrance Many of us see things like...

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Why Give Memorial Jewelry?

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Why Give Memorial Jewelry?

Ask anyone who has suffered the loss of a loved one and they will admit to many moments of forgetting that the person they lost is "no longer here". That immeasurable distance between ourselves and those we have lost can feel like a physical pain. This is one of the hardest parts of grieving - accepting that we will be unable to see, speak or be with our loved one again. Whether we have lost a friend, family member or a pet, the pain of loss is very difficult to overcome. Sometimes, we think we are getting better and a...

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How to Create a Memorial After Scattering a Loved One’s Ashes

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How to Create a Memorial After Scattering a Loved One’s Ashes

Scattering a loved one’s ashes can be one of the most healing and cathartic moments in the mourning process. You get the chance to take your loved one to their favorite place or to a place they’ve never been but had always hoped to go, and you feel as though their spirit is there with you, watching over you as you scatter their ashes in this special place.   Of course, quite often, when you scatter someone’s ashes, you’ll do it in a place that you can’t easily visit very often. Or, even if the ashes are scattered nearby, you...

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4 Practical Ways to Support a Friend Who’s Grieving

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4 Practical Ways to Support a Friend Who’s Grieving

When someone you love is grieving a departed friend, family member, or pet, it’s sometimes hard to know what you can do to support them. Your immediate reaction may be to rush to their home, sit with them, clean their house, and/or cook them a meal, but sometimes your attempts to help will be rebuffed, no matter how well meaning they are. This is because grief is a difficult and tricky process, and sometimes these efforts can feel stifling. So how can you help and support a friend who’s working their way through the grieving process? Here are a few...

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Choosing the Right Cremation Jewelry to Remember a Beloved Pet

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Choosing the Right Cremation Jewelry to Remember a Beloved Pet

There’s no arguing that your pets are a part of your family. They provide companionship when you’re lonely, and they’re always great for a laugh when you need one. For years, they depend on you and you care for them and share a truly special bond. It’s no wonder that people call their cats and dogs their “fur babies”. After all, these beautiful and loving creatures need us to survive, and we need them for their love and affection.   Because they really are members of your family, it can be devastating when a pet dies. Though you know they’re...

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