fathers day

Special Ways to Commemorate the Fathers We’ve Loved

Commemorate fathers before, on, and after Father’s Day with these memorial gifts.   Commemorate all of the fathers that hold a special place in your heart. Browse these distinctive memorial pieces and touching DIY projects to find one that speaks … Read More

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30 Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Ideas

A personal touch for the daddy’s we appreciate having in our lives. Some of these great gifts can also be made in memory of the daddy’s we have loved and lost. There’s something for everyone.   Unique Finds When in … Read More

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What Happens After Death? Five Popular Afterlife Theories

We all know that someday, we will no longer grace the world with our presence. That thought drives us into wanting to know what’s in store for us. Lucky for you, there are a lot of theories related to the … Read More

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Can You Find These Antique Roses In Your Cemetery?

Would you go to a cemetery to clip roses? Well, there are many people who do just that. They are in search of antique roses. These roses have been in existence prior to the 1900s, bloom in late spring or … Read More

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Bizarre Burial Rituals

For most of us, death is a time of sorrow and loss. We are accustomed to a religious ceremony followed by a visit to a cemetery where we lay a rose on our loved one’s casket, and attend a luncheon … Read More

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Grave Decorations That Raise the Bar

Before you pick up that same floral arrangement you picked up last year, check out these grave decorations that raise the bar for grave care.   1. Ceramic flowers welded on a tombstone or laid beside a marker are becoming a … Read More

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Cemetery/Vineyard/Winery… A Disastrous Combination or Sheer Brilliance?

In a Sacramento urban redevelopment plan, St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery is proposing a plan to convert a part of the cemetery into a 9-acre vineyard. The cemetery intends on utilizing land that was meant for future burials to grow Merlot, … Read More

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The Ten Most Scenic Cemeteries in the World

How do beautiful green spaces, gorgeous sunrises, equally magnificent sunsets, and a preservation of history in one place sound? If it sounds like a place you want to see then browse our list of the most scenic cemeteries in the … Read More

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The Importance of Cemetery Flowers

In the United States, we send, bring, and deliver flowers in celebration of just about every occasion. Valentine’s Day, roses. Christmas, poinsettias. Thanksgiving, orchids and daisies. Veterans and Memorial Day, floral wreaths. Easter, carnations. St. Patrick’s Day, Hanukkah, Easter, St. … Read More

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The 10 Wittiest Tombstone Designs We Could Find

Unique tombstones are meant to portray the legacy you leave behind. Most tombs stress the importance of family while some are an ode to the humor or wit of a lost loved one. Some of the most eye catching ones … Read More