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How to be Alone on Valentine’s Day

Posted on February 1, 2020 by Circle of Life Cremation and Burial Centre | Leave a comment
Posted under Grief and Healing, Healthy Living, Self Healing Tips, Self Improvement

Have you ever been in a restaurant and seen someone sitting alone at a table and wondered, why is this person alone?  Sometimes there are clues like they are traveling or preparing for a business meeting, students catching up on studies or maybe their guest just hasn’t arrived.  But thankfully, you breathe a sigh of […]

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PICKING UP THE PIECES. A story of hope amidst despair.

Posted on January 15, 2020 by Circle of Life Cremation and Burial Centre | Leave a comment
Posted under Grief and Healing, Grief and Loss

This past summer our family suffered a tragic loss with the sudden passing of my daughter’s husband and my granddaughter’s father.  Like a piercing knife I will never forget the call my daughter received.  It came from a friend who was at the motorcycle accident scene and told us he didn’t…make it.  The news arrived […]

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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
Posted under Healthy Living

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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