Preplanning

Canceling Accounts When A Loved One Dies

Canceling accounts when a loved one dies is one of those small details that many never think about needing to do. Think of all the accounts you have, streaming services, email lists, gym membership and the list goes on. All of those must be canceled if they will no longer…...

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Give People Their Flowers While They Are Still Alive

Give people their flowers while they are still alive, while they can still smell them.  This saying is great to reflect on and ask yourself if you are honoring your loved ones now while they are living.   A great quote from Anne Frank says, “Dead people receive more flowers…...

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When You Know Nothing About Preplanning a Funeral

When you know nothing about preplanning a funeral it can be hard to know where to start. A lot of people don’t ask questions and don’t get started preplanning for after death because they don’t even know what question to ask.  There are so many reasons and dare I say…...

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Why Choose Prearrangement?

It is important to recognize that death often places unexpected burdens on survivors. Making all the arrangements while trying to come to grips with a loss is a lot to do. Details for the funeral or cremation, cemetery, the casket, the pastor, the flowers, and more are needed. Without advance…...

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What Does a Funeral Home Do?

What does a funeral home do? Whether you are pre planning for a funeral in the unknown future or planning an immediate funeral for a deceased loved one it’s good to know what exactly the funeral home does. While every funeral home may have things unique to them here are…...

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“Let’s Talk Death”

Hey friends, let’s talk death. Specifically your death. What kind of funeral do you want? Do you want to be cremated or have a traditional burial? Do you want people to have a viewing of your body after you die? Or just a memorial to remember your life?    There are…...

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5 Questions to Ask When Pre-planning My Own Funeral

5 Questions to Ask when Pre-planning my own funeral   Am I ready to start planning my own funeral? Should I start planning my own funeral? Death and mortality can be a sensitive subject. Some don’t even want to think about the reality that they will die someday, much less…...

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Getting the Pre Planning Process Started

Where to start with end-of-life Pre-planning Process Do you like the idea of having your end of life decisions pre-planned but do not know where to start? Some things sound like a great idea  but the hardest thing to do can be taking the first step.  I don’t know about…...

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There is a Casket for Everyone

I am amazed by the wide array of caskets on the market. Almost anything you can think of you can find. From a pink “mothers” casket to Louis Vuitton designer casket to a casket that looks like sneaker. I could just go on and on about the amazing designs and…...

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Get it In Writing: Prearranging A Funeral

I love to read advice columns for some reason. In one of the columns a reader wrote-in showing concern for her husband. The man would frequently talk about what he wanted at his funeral as well as other after life decisions. The problem was that he never did anything about…...

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