5 Ideas for Teaching Your Children About the Importance of Veterans Day

Bringing Veterans Day to Life in the Eyes of Children Veterans Day marks our gratefulness and respect for all of those who have served in our military and in the defense of our nation. It is a major point of pride for all of those who have sacrificed or have loved someone who has.  As … Read more5 Ideas for Teaching Your Children About the Importance of Veterans Day

4 Uplifting Ideas for Commemorating the Anniversary of a Loved One’s Passing

Creating an Occasion for Smiles Every person, no matter where or how long they lived, has special dates associated with their lives. Wedding anniversaries, birthdays, and notable events all come to mind as we pass through the calendar year. And while many of those occasions bring smiles and fond memories back to us, the approaching … Read more4 Uplifting Ideas for Commemorating the Anniversary of a Loved One’s Passing

Fascinating End-of-Life Traditions Around the World

Funerals and end-of-life traditions are an essential part of saying goodbye to those who have passed, creating a final moment of memory and peace that draws us together in our love for those who have gone before us. We in the United States tend to celebrate the passing of our loved ones with memorial services … Read moreFascinating End-of-Life Traditions Around the World

How to Talk to Your Spouse About Your Final Wishes

Difficult Conversations with Deep Significance Part of truly loving someone is the hopes and dreams that we have of a life with them, always looking towards the future.  But as time marches on, one of the realities we must face is that, while we would love to live together side-by-side with our spouse forever, there … Read moreHow to Talk to Your Spouse About Your Final Wishes

4 Special Keepsake Ideas to Help Children Remember Their Grandparents

Dealing with the Loss of a Grandparent as a Child  The loss of a grandparent can be particularly hard for young children, especially ones that might be too young to really grasp what has happened.  In addition to being a difficult time of loss for you, the whole funeral process can be both overwhelming and … Read more4 Special Keepsake Ideas to Help Children Remember Their Grandparents