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How to Support a Grieving Family Member or Friend at Christmas

Posted on December 20, 2019 by Circle of Life Cremation and Burial Centre | Leave a comment
Posted under Grief and Healing, Grief and Loss

Christmas is typically a holiday filled with joy, happiness and celebration. But to a friend or family member who has just lost a loved one, the holiday season can be a difficult time to navigate. Here are three tips to best support someone who is dealing with grief at Christmas. Honour Their Wishes For someone […]

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4 Easy Tips to Follow to Make More Adult Friends

Posted on December 6, 2019 by Circle of Life Cremation and Burial Centre | Leave a comment
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Between school, extra-curricular activities and neighbourhood fun, it’s easy to make new friends when you’re young. But once we become adults, it can become difficult to make new friends – and even more difficult after retiring or losing a long-term partner. Ironically enough, it’s at this time in our lives that social relationships are most […]

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4 Healthy Living Tips to Incorporate While Grieving

Posted on November 22, 2019 by Circle of Life Cremation and Burial Centre | Leave a comment
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It’s ironic, really: it’s during times when you feel like you’re falling apart that it’s often most crucial to remain healthy. The grieving process is no exception. When you’ve lost a loved one, eating healthy and getting exercise is often low on the priority list (or not thought about at all). But even though it […]

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How to Complete Grief Journaling

Posted on November 8, 2019 by Circle of Life Cremation and Burial Centre | Leave a comment
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Although most often associated with recording dreams, hopes and desires, journaling is also a beneficial coping tool for exploring grief. Used to make us more aware of our emotions and thoughts, journaling provides an opportunity for self-insight and to gain a new perspective on our lives. Here’s how to incorporate journaling into your own journey […]

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3 Reasons To Be Grateful for Your Local Funeral Home

Posted on October 25, 2019 by Circle of Life Cremation and Burial Centre | Leave a comment
Posted under Funeral/Memorial Service Planning, Grief and Healing, Grief and Loss

Strength and support can arrive in various forms after you’ve lost a loved one. Family and friends typically offer food, flowers and memorial charity contributions. Workplaces may offer supportive counselling and paid absences. And businesses such as your local funeral home offer expertise with funeral planning and grief resources. Here are three reasons to be […]

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