blog-banner-1200.png

Celebrating a Life: Blog

    Monday, 23 October, 2017

    Who has made the greatest impact on your life? Was it your grandma? Maybe your father? Or a partner, a best friend?

    Whoever it may be, have you told them or expressed your gratitude in words? While it may seem tough to find the right words to tell...

    December 13, 2018

    10 Cleveland Events for the Whole Family to Enjoy this Holiday Season

    Lining up plans for the holidays? Cleveland and the surrounding areas offer family friendly activities all season long during this special time of year.

    Whether you’re a local, new in town or visiting family for the holidays, you’ll be sure to find...

    Read More
    December 6, 2018

    What You Need to Know When Scattering Cremated Remains in Ohio

    While many families that select burial typically choose to lay a loved one to rest in a cemetery, cremation opens up the door to many possibilities.

    Think scattering, for example. While there are rules and regulations related to this disposition...

    Read More
    November 29, 2018

    How To Write and Deliver a Meaningful Eulogy

    Being chosen to write a eulogy for a loved one is a great honor. It’s your final gift that you can give to the deceased. But in the midst of grieving, it can be difficult to put your thoughts into words. 

    A eulogy is part of a funeral or memorial...

    Read More
    November 15, 2018

    4 Creative Ways to Express Gratitude this Thanksgiving

    “Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.”

    —William Arthur Ward

    What are you most thankful for in life? Perhaps, it’s food on the table. Or, a bed to sleep in at night.

    With Thanksgiving around the...

    Read More
    November 8, 2018

    The Importance of Grief Support Groups: Q&A With Cornerstone of Hope

    If you’re experiencing grief following the loss of a loved one, you don’t have to go at it alone. A support group can help.

    In Northeast Ohio, there are many grief support groups offering bereavement care and comfort. Some even offer individual...

    Read More
    November 1, 2018

    Is Simple Cremation Right for My Loved One? 3 Factors to Keep in Mind

    Are you looking for ways to reduce the number of steps and stick to a budget in planning final arrangements for a loved one? If so, simple cremation may be right for you and your family.

    Simple cremation is a disposition method in which a body is...

    Read More
    October 25, 2018

    3 Tips for Talking to Aging Parents About Preplanning Final Arrangements

    If you’ve ever experienced firsthand planning final arrangements, you know the stress it can cause. Between planning and paying for services, there are upwards of 125 decisions to be made following a death. This leaves little to no time for the...

    Read More
    October 18, 2018

    3 Self-Care Tips for Caregivers

    The vast majority of caregivers value the experience of caring for a loved one; however, a survey reports that many feel overwhelmed by the tasks at some point.

    Despite the fulfillment it brings, nearly 50% of survey respondents find it difficult to...

    Read More
    October 11, 2018

    Should Our Loved One’s End-of-Life Service Be Public or Private?

    When it comes to planning final arrangements, many families opt to have a service to honor the life and legacy of the deceased.

    If you’ve already decided that you would like to have a funeral, wake and/or memorial, the next step is to determine...

    Read More
    October 4, 2018

    How to Help a Grieving Child Express Their Feelings

    It’s hard to predict how a child will react to death, especially if it’s his or her first time experiencing loss.

    According to Care Dimensions, suppressed feelings can often resurface in unhealthy ways throughout the various stages of grieving....

    Read More
    Locations--Bg.jpg

    Subscribe to Email Updates

    New Call-to-action
    New Call-to-action

    Recent Posts