How to Help a Friend Through the Grieving Process

How to Help a Friend Through the Grieving Process

If your friend seems very closed off and distant during this time of loss, it is important to understand that this is a natural reaction to the loss of a loved one. They are feeling an empty void in their life that no one and nothing will ever seem to fill. By being...
Understanding the Stages of the Grieving Process

Understanding the Stages of the Grieving Process

Our previous blog was focused on ways in which you can help your friend through the grieving process after the loss of a loved one. Our funeral directors here in Sydney, have created a second part to this blog to help you understand in detail, the stages of grieving....
Tips for Explaining the Concept of Death to Children

Tips for Explaining the Concept of Death to Children

Children tend to be sensitive to the topic of death and as parents we do everything in our power to prevent our children from feeling sad or worried. We want to make sure our children are protected from the things that may upset them, although as children grow older,...
Coping with Grief During the Holiday Season

Coping with Grief During the Holiday Season

Christmas time is slowly approaching in Sydney, Australia and with it so does the festive sensation and overall feeling of warmth. However, this mood can quickly be devastated if you lost a loved one. Having to deal and cope with the loss of a loved one is especially...
History of Sydney Australia

History of Sydney Australia

The history of Sydney, Australia dates back over 50 thousand years. There are many rock faces that have traditional art work, and there are shell middens that were left behind by Aboriginal people who lived and hunted in the area.   The Arrival of the Europeans It is...