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21 Comforting Baby Loss Quotes

Quotes for loss of a baby, miscarriage or stillbirth. These quotes are moving and comforting and may be used for sympathy flowers, cards or messages or just to read for solace.

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10 Best Dog Sympathy Gifts for a Bereaved Canine Lover

Choose from our hand-picked selection of the best dog sympathy gifts on the market. Find a unique and comforting gift for your canine loving friend or relative. Choose from jewelry, photo frames, garden stones and much more.

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Sympathy vs. Empathy - Definitions from the Grief Experts

Definitions of sympathy and empathy, Tips on how to become more empathetic, quotes about empathy and more. . .

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Funeral Speech Examples for a Heartfelt Eulogy

We hope our funeral speech examples and writing guidelines will inspire you to write a heartfelt eulogy to honour your loved one.

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10 Beautiful Message Examples for Funeral Flowers

Wondering what to write on the funeral flowers - message examples here for expressing love and happy memories.

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Teen Grief and Loss - Getting Over Separation and Divorce

When your parents split up it is never your fault. Visit this site for tips on how to cope when you experience a relationship break up in the family.

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Falling in Love While Grieving - What Are the Issues?

We examine the pitfalls and questions that arise when falling in love while grieving. Is it too soon? Is it really love? What will people think?

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10 Reasons Why Couples Break Up - And the Grief It Causes

Learn why couples break up, why what you are feeling is grief and what to do about it.

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Relationship Grief - How to Overcome the Loss of Someone Close to You

Loss of a relationship, whether husband, wife, partner, child, grandchild or friend can be painful. We explore these types of grief and give advice on overcoming them.

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How Infidelity Affects Children - Helping Kids Cope with the Grief

The way infidelity affects children is similar to grief. They may fear losing a parent from the home. Learn how to reassure them and minimise the pain.

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10 Ways Hypnosis for Grief and Loss Can Help You

Hypnotherapy for grief recovery can be very effective. Learn how it can help here and download expert recordings specific to your loss.

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10 Most Common Funeral Flower Etiquette Questions

We answer your funeral flower etiquette questions. What to send, where and when, and what to write on the message.

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Treasure your Loved One with Beautiful Memorial Jewelry

Memorial jewelry keeps your loved one close to your heart for ever. And it makes a touching gift for a bereaved friend.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Bereavement and Grief

Your questions about bereavement answered. Can grief cause weight gain, memory loss, PTSD, OCD, and many, many more.

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Grief talk - How Do We Speak 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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Self-Help Hypnosis Downloads

Try a gentle hypnotherapy track to relax the mind and help you cope with your grief. We recommend Hypnosis Downloads which have been created especially for those who are grieving by qualified specialists in medical hypnotherapy.

Choose from this list of grief and loss tracks for your specific type of loss.  


Memorial Magnolia Tree

The Magnolia is one of the earth's oldest plants, with a spectacular flower which dates back 95 million years.  What a beautiful specimen to commemorate a life. 

These trees are grown by the foremost magnolia nursery in the USA and they will send a variety most suited to the recipient's climate. 

The flowers in spring will bring joy to the bereaved and help to heal their heart.

Only available in the USA. 

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Heart Shaped Sterling Silver Pendant for Cremation Ashes, Engraved Forever Loved

Memorial Pendant for Cremation Ashes

Keep the ashes of your loved one close to your heart with this sterling silver engraved pendant.  

Available here from Etsy and ships worldwide.  


With Sympathy Gifts And Keepsakes

Choose from a beautiful range of sympathy gifts and keepsakes.  From jewellery to garden angels, candles, comforting books and artworks, memorial plaques, throws, wind chimes and keepsake boxes.  You will find the perfect gift to comfort a friend or relative here.  

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