Helping a Loved One Through Grief Obstacles

Sympathy Tips

When we watch a loved one going through the grieving process it can be emotionally draining for us as well. It’s hard to watch someone we love struggle and it’s human nature to want to do whatever possible to help them through their grief obstacles. If you’re wondering what grief obstacles are, there are many. … Read More

How to Choose the Best Sympathy Gift for Grieving Spouses

Sympathy Gifts

When someone loses a spouse, it can be an extremely emotional and difficult time. Their person, their rock, their partner is no longer with them and that can cause intense feelings. If you know someone that has recently lost a spouse, your mind might be reeling with sympathy. It’s understandable to want to be there … Read More

Father’s Day without Dad: Learning How to Cope

Sympathy Tips

Losing parents is one of the most difficult things to go through, especially when holidays come around. If this is your first Father’s Day without your dad, you might be struggling to cope with the loss. The emotions that arise during this day can be intense and feel overwhelming, but it is possible to get … Read More

What is Anticipatory Grief?

Grieving Resources

When we’re are on the verge of losing something or someone, our bodies sometimes react to that fear. This is called anticipatory grief. Anticipatory grief is an extremely strong emotion, so it is important to understand what it is and how it presents itself. What is Anticipatory Grief? Defined a grief that occurs before a certain … Read More

A Guide to Sending Sympathy Flowers

Gift Recommendations

After someone passes away, their loved ones are struck with grief. During this emotional and trying time, it’s only natural to want to offer support and comfort to a grieving friend. One way to do that is by sending sympathy flowers. However, there is a right way and a wrong way to do that. This … Read More