Short articles providing guidance and reassurance for difficult times of life.

Honoring Cremation Ashes Ideas

Choosing how to put our loved one’s ashes to rest can feel overwhelming. There are many ideas for honoring cremation ashes — from creating jewelry …
a living tribute tree

5 Beautiful Reasons to Plant a Memory Tree

Throughout history, trees have represented life and the fundamental elements of existence. They provide shelter, fruit, and fuel. We nurture trees and receive nourishment in …
Ocean Water

Why Scatter Ashes at Sea

With the rising popularity of cremations, burial at sea ceremonies, or scattering ashes at sea, is also becoming more common. Oftentimes, land burials can be …
River Rock Memorial Stone

Memorial Stones and Moving Forward

It may sound silly that a personalized memorial stone could help someone move beyond their grief from the loss of a loved one, but it’s …
Woman holding globe

Funeral Traditions Around the World

How different religions practice burials around the world? No matter how uncomfortable the concept of dying may seem, the reality is that it is an essential …
Walking path in the woods

Burial or Cremation

Funeral Planning Save to Pinterest Planning for your death may necessitate some extremely difficult and uncomfortable decisions—and one of the most challenging aspects of funeral planning is …