What Do You Do When Someone Dies?

What Do You Do When Someone Dies?

If you’ve recently lost someone you love, you have our sincerest sympathies. For many of us, dealing with death and all the logistical and emotional details associated with it is unknown territory, and frankly, a little frightening. We ask ourselves, “What do you do...
Healing from your grief is not easy.

Healing from your grief is not easy.

Healing from your grief is not easy. It’s a long, sometimes painful process. We want to help you on your journey toward recovery. Here are some suggestions that can make a big difference in your progress toward healing: Build a support team Don’t try to go through the...
7 ways to Celebrate Memorial Day 2020 at Home

7 ways to Celebrate Memorial Day 2020 at Home

Memorial Day is an annual day meant to honor and remember military personnel who died in service to their country. Celebrations for the holiday, which occurs on the last Monday in May, won’t look like they have in prior years, however, due to the ongoing coronavirus...
Coping With Grief During the Holidays

Coping With Grief During the Holidays

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year,” the song tells us. But if you’re dealing with grief — namely the death of a loved one — the holiday season can become a barrage of painful reminders that your life isn’t what you had hoped. Surrounded by holiday joy and...
FUNERAL PROCESSIONS: WHO HAS THE RIGHT OF WAY?

FUNERAL PROCESSIONS: WHO HAS THE RIGHT OF WAY?

The modern funeral procession includes a lead car, funeral coach, and then family and friends in their vehicles, which travel from the funeral home or place of worship to the cemetery. “The procession or cortege literally means ‘to pay honor.’ Often the last thing we...