Grief and Sympathy Blog

Welcome to What's New on Grief and Here you will find the newest pages to be added to our site.

Coping with the Loss of Your Grandmother

Coping with the loss of a grandmother can be challenging for children or adults. We look at our relationship with grandmas and give advice on coping with the grief.

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How Children Process Grief

Experienced psychologist relates how children process grief and how to help them through the grieving process. Useful for parents and teachers alike.

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Can bereavement cause depression?

Yes, it can. We explain the difference between grief and depression and when to get help.

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How Do We Talk to People About Our Grief

People nearly always say the wrong thing so how do we answer these awful questions without screaming?

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Coping with Job Loss - Emotional and Practical Support

Job loss is a type of bereavement. It causes grief, anxiety and loss of self identity. We offer advice and tips to handle all aspects.

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Planning a Funeral in 15 Easy Steps

Planning a funeral is not difficult. The following information will help you decide what needs to be done.

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Beautiful Funeral Casket Flowers Delivered Anywhere

Compare the most beautiful funeral casket flowers from the best suppliers. Choose with confidence.

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Expensive Caskets for Those Who Deserve the Best

Where can you find the most expensive caskets, that give a touch of luxury, but without breaking the bank?

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Pet Memorial Jewelry to Treasure

Treasure your memories with personalised pet memorial jewelry. Engraved or with your own photos.

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Ways to Cope with Grief for Pets

Lost your beloved pet? Learn how to cope with this deep grief which many don't understand. Many pages of advice, poems and quotes.

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21 Comforting Loss of a Pet Quotes

Use these loss of a pet quotes in sympathy cards or just for comfort when grieving for your beloved animal. Beautiful quote images and cards too.

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I still cry

It has been 50 days since my husband passed. I have gone back to work, I try to fill my time up, gone to movies or out for dinner. But, every morning and

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The Grief of Losing a Sibing as an Adult

Learn from a survivor of sibling loss about parent vs sibling grief, survivor’s guilt and how to keep them alive in your hearts and minds into the future.

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65 Common Reactions to Grief

There are probably a lot more than 65 common reactions to grief, but we share this useful list and explanation from Dr Bob Baugher PhD.

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Writing a Eulogy for Your Husband? Here’s How to Go About It

If you have to write a eulogy for your husband, it’s probably one of the hardest and most emotional things you’ll ever do. We can help.

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Have You Considered Online Grief Counseling? 

Get Private and Confidential Help in the Privacy of Your Own Home

The following information about online counseling is sponsored by 'Betterhelp' but all the opinions are our own. To be upfront, we do receive a commission when you sign up with 'Betterhelp', but we have total faith in their expertise and would never recommend something we didn't completely approve.  

Do you feel alone and sad with no support and no idea how to move forward?  It can be tough when you are stuck in grief to find the motivation to get the most out of your precious life. 

Online counseling can help by giving you that support so you don't feel so alone. You can have someone to talk to anytime you like, a kind and understanding person who will help you to find meaning in life again, to treasure the memories of your loved one without being overwhelmed and to enjoy your activities, family and friends again.

  • Simply fill out the online questionnaire and you will be assigned the expert grief counselor most suitable for you.  It only takes a few minutes and you don't even have to use your name.  
  • Pay an affordable FLAT FEE FOR UNLIMITED SESSIONS.  
  • Contact your counselor whenever you like by chat, messaging, video or phone. 
  • You can change counselor at any time if you wish.
  • Click here to find out more and get started immediately. 
  • Or read more about how online counseling works here.  
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Heart Shaped Sterling Silver Pendant for Cremation Ashes, Engraved Forever Loved

Memorial Jewelry to Honour a Loved One

Check out our lovely range of memorial jewelry for any lost loved one.  Pendants, necklaces, rings or bracelets, we have them all in all kinds of styles.  Choose for yourself or buy as a sympathy gift. 

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Hypnosis for Grief - 10 Ways It Can Help You

Try a gentle hypnotherapy track to relax the mind. Learn how self-hypnosis can help you cope with grief at any time of the day or night.  

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Create an Online Memorial Website

Honour your loved one with their own memorial website.  Share photos, videos, memories and more with your family and friends in a permanent online website.  Free for basic plan with no ads. 

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