ecorial Blog - Articles on Dealing with Grief & Commemorating Lost Loved Ones

  • Absent Grief: Why Am I Not Grieving the Loss of My Mother?

    Absent Grief: Why Am I Not Grieving the Loss of My Mother? When people suffer a profound loss, their emotional system can respond in countless ways...
  • Grieving Friend

    When a Grieving Friend Pushes You Away: Helpful Advice Losing a loved one can be a traumatic experience. Whether the loss is the result of a prol...
  • All About Grief Cards

    What to Write in a Grief Card to Show Sympathy When someone you know loses a loved one, sending a grief card is a thoughtful way to show you care...
  • Recognizing Grief Triggers

    What Grief Triggers Are & How to Recognize Them Encountering a loss goes hand in hand with processing grief. How grief affects us is as unique ...
  • Grief Making You Tired

    Why Does Grief Make You Tired? Grief can feel like a heavy blanket draped over your mind and body. Simple everyday tasks may take three times as lo...
  • Grief Exhaustion

    How Long Grief Exhaustion Lasts & How to Cope Grief has a way of exacting a heavy toll on our lives. It’s not enough that we have to endure lif...
  • Stages of Grief

    How to Know What Stage of Grief You Are In Encountering grief can be an overwhelming and mysterious journey. Each loss is unchartered territory. Wh...
  • 6 Reasons for Grief Coming in Waves

    Why Does Grief Come in Waves? 6 Reasons Handling grief is one of the most challenging tasks of the human condition. When a loved one passes away, l...
  • When Grief is the Worst & What You Can Do

    As we come face to face with grief, there is no telling how we will react. Even if we’ve experienced grief several times, each encounter is as vari...
  • How Does Grief Affect Your Physical Health?

    As grief takes hold of us, our minds can become overwhelmed by the sudden and irrevocable change in our lives. It can seem like nothing else exists...
  • Thoughtful Gifts for Someone Who is Grieving

    Facing grief is one of the most challenging events of the human experience. Knowing how to show up and support someone grieving can be difficult. Y...
  • Dealing With Ambiguous Grief: Grieving Someone Who Is Alive

    When we think of grief, it’s usually associated with the death of a loved one. However, grief is complicated. It can find its way into our lives in...