Go Green with Your Burial

The options for a green death are growing. Disposition methods are becoming greener, and cemeteries are opening up natural burial sections. If you are considering a green burial, do you know what options are available to you? Here are just a few of the many environmentally friendly burial options available. Caskets Simple Wooden Casket A simple wooden casket must be made of solid wood with no glue, metal, or varnish…

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Visitation & Funeral Tips

When someone passes away, there are typically two gatherings: a visitation and a funeral. Depending on how well you knew the deceased and their family, you may attend one or the other or both. Here we will discover a little about each gathering and what you can do to put your best foot forward to ensure a pleasant exchange with everyone present. What Is A Visitation? A visitation is an…

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Talking to a Loved One About Their Final Wishes

A sad but an unavoidable fact of life is that none of us will live forever. Nevertheless, it can be difficult to discuss your final wishes with your family and even more challenging to start the conversation with an ill or elderly loved one. Many people are uncomfortable broaching the subject of death, but everyone should think about how they want to be remembered and feel comfortable sharing those preferences…

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