Organ Donation & Home Deaths

Hello lovely folk, I’ve got a short and sweet post for you today. I’ve been spending some time recently thinking about organ donation and home deaths/funerals. I began wondering if these two wonderful things worked together and whether you’d have to sacrifice one for the other. To answer my questions (and hopefully yours) I spoke…

My Last Hurrah

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!  Ahhhh smell the crisp clean air and the feel the fresh wave of hope. At this time of year we’re thinking about the positive changes we want to make in our lives.  Which makes it the perfect time to join the gym, buy a vegetable juicer, plan your funeral!! Throw the perfect…

A Safe Journey Home – Felicity Warner

I’ve just finished reading Felicity Warner’s beautiful book ‘A Safe Journey Home – A Simple Guide To Achieving a Peaceful Death’.  It’s full to the brim with practical and spiritual advice on how to ease the passage of the dying. Felicity Warner pioneered the Soul Midwife movement.  Soul Midwives are “holistic and spiritual companions to…

Death Cafe are opening a real cafe….in London!

The brilliant Death Cafe is putting together plans and resources to open a real Death Cafe in London. This is very exciting news!! For those of you unfamiliar with Death Cafe it is a not for profit organisation that organises group directed discussions about death. Their objective is ‘to increase awareness of death with a…