The Best Sympathy Flowers To Support Families, According To Funeral Directors

Ahhh, funeral flowers. A big topic to address for those who aren’t sure where to begin. If you’re reading this and are trying to find the right flower to send to your loved one or their family, you’ve come to the right place. If you’re a funeral director and curious about unique choices to offer […]

Do You Have These 5 Key Elements On Your Funeral Home Website?

When it comes to your funeral home website, it can be seen in two different ways. Some see their funeral home website as a “function” of the funeral home. Like flowers on the table, or decor in the home. Others see their funeral home website as a “service” element of their funeral home. We tend […]

8 Funeral Personalization Tools Your Families Are Asking For

Personalized funeral services or celebrations of life are quickly becoming the biggest trend in funeral service.  And… they have been for about 10 years now. Unless you’ve been hiding in a cave you should know this by now! It’s so known, in fact, that 71% of families don’t want a traditional funeral, according to one […]

3 Unexpected Opportunities For Creating Personalization In Funeral Service

When it comes to personalizing funerals, images, tribute videos, bookmarks, or maybe a balloon release might come to mind. However, the truth is that there are many ways to personalize a funeral that go beyond services or outward appearances. For me, a personalized funeral doesn’t look any certain kind of way.  A personalized funeral is […]

7 Unique Sympathy Gift Ideas For The Modern Griever (That Aren’t Flowers)

Gone are the days of impersonalized sympathy gifts that have zero meaning for the person or family who’s grieving. In the past, we could just send a card to someone and call it good.  Now, grief is more complex.  People are less supported and more isolated.  And in that, we’re learning that a sympathy gift […]

6 Service-Oriented Alternatives To Direct Cremation

Direct cremation rates are on the rise, and have been for a long time. Harsh truth alert: People are increasingly seeing that a full blown traditional funeral isn’t only expensive, but also unnecessary. This could be because of the decreasing religious identifications, the pandemic, a lack of value education or… all three. Whatever the reason […]

13 Facts About Your Funeral Home Website You Definitely Need To Know

Your funeral home website might be on the dusty shelf in the back of your mind, long forgotten. If that’s the case, it’s time to dust this baby off and start making your funeral home website the centerpiece of your funeral home’s marketing strategy. Before you think we’re only saying this because our whole world […]

6 Easy Practices To Be With And Heal Your Grief

Grief is a non-negotiable part of life. What you love, you will lose It is a reality that we must grapple with.  Yet, as you may have noticed by the way you may have felt reading these first couple lines, this truth is not an easy one to accept. So what can we do? What […]

A Guide On User Experience, The Most Important Aspect of Your Funeral Biz

There is a lot of jargon in the tech industry that can confuse and muddle your understanding of important technology in your own funeral business. But trust us when we say, the term “User Experience” is not one of those terms.  Below, we’ll explain user experience in the best way we can, from a to […]

7 Resources You’ll Need For Planning An Epic Celebration Of Life

Everyone dies. That’s the only truth we know in this world. But, how can we celebrate a life that has touched communities, networks, friends and family in a way that’s worthy of this one special person? Well, we’ve been writing about this topic for years. But just writing about it doesn’t do it justice. Whether […]