How to Celebrate the Life of a Nature Lover


After a loved one passes, taking some time to celebrate their life, achievements and interests is an important part of the healing process as well as a way to honour them. If your deceased friend or relative loved nature, then there are many excellent ways to incorporate that into your plans. Holding a 'green' funeral is a lovely way to say goodbye in a natural location, using eco-friendly products. To commemorate the life of your loved one, you could consider a memorial bench or tree or donate to one of their favourite nature charities.

21 November 2016

Funeral Music and Poetry - A Guide


When you are tasked with arranging a loved one's funeral, it can be difficult to decide on what music and words to include in the service.  Here's a quick guide to give you some ideas. Poetry A well-chosen poem can really resonate emotionally with those attending the funeral service.  Good poetry can make people feel happy, sad, nostalgic or joyful, depending on the mood you wish to create for the occasion.

23 September 2016

3 Considerations When Choosing A Headstone


Choosing a headstone can be a daunting task when you're grieving the loss of a loved one. It's a permanent memorial in honour of their life, so it's natural to feel a little under pressure when finalising the details. Here are a few considerations to bear in mind that will help you choose a suitable headstone: Material Bronze, granite and marble are the most commonly used materials for headstones. When choosing the material for your headstone, you should consider both the maintenance required and the location of your memorial.

31 August 2016