For the northern half of the Earth or the Northern Hemisphere, the winter solstice happens annually every December 21st or 22nd. On the solstice day, the earth tilts as far away from the sun as possible. It’s the day with the fewest hours of sunlight in the whole year, making it the shortest day of […]
There is a terrific website devoted to helping friends and family members find the tools and support to assist a loved one in their time of grief. It is called “I Did Not Know What to Say.”
It is so true, we rarely know when to say when someone passes, when someone is grieving. This website offers ideas, sample letters, lovely thoughts that can be shared with those who are who are going through the stages of loss.
“Death is not a topic we like to talk about,” say the folks at this website. “The unfortunate truth is at some point we will all be faced with the uncomfortable reality of losing a loved one. Our friends and family play a big part in how we deal with this loss. The support of friends and family can make all the difference.”
They have a lovely Facebook page. Noticed that they also post Beliefnet items for their fans.