Category: General Interest

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Funeral Traditions from Ireland: How the Irish Embrace Death

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! Today is the anniversary of the death of Saint Patrick. We celebrate his Feast Day, which loosely translates to people drinking (too much) green beer and wearing green clothing, pretending to be stereotypically Irish. We have briefly written about Irish death rituals in the past. But today we wanted to dig

A Deeper Dive into Death retreat

A Deeper Dive Into Death Retreat

A review of A Deeper Dive into Death, an end-of-life retreat and death doula workshop hosted by Death Doula LA.

Green Burial Updates

Green Burial Updates 2020

Just like your grandmother’s perennials in early spring, the term Green Burial is popping up a lot more lately. Here are some important Green Burial updates for 2020.

Dead Houses

Dead Houses: Burying the Dead in Frozen Ground

Have you ever wondered how it is possible to dig a 6ft grave when the ground is frozen solid? In the dead of winter, what do we do with our dead?

Advance Directives FAQ

Advance Directives FAQ – Everything You Need to Know

Advance Directives can be a confusing topic. Here are answers to some of the most common questions people have about Advance Directives.

Complete your Advance Directive

Complete your Advance Directive in 3 Steps

While the process may seem daunting at first, an advance directive can be completed in 3 easy steps. Find out how!

What are Advance Directives?

What are Advance Directives?

Whether you’re planning for your own end of life care or preparing to make decisions on behalf of someone else, no document is more important than the Advance Directive.

Anti-Claus Traditions

Anti-Claus Traditions and Christmas Witches, Oh My!

Anti-Claus traditions exist to remind us that there is still darkness out there in the cold winter night despite how comfortable and safe we may feel.