As always, if you’re interested in learning more about becoming a death and mourning doula, check out our Momdoulary Passages 6-in-1 Training Program at MourningDoula.com. You can develop a new career in under a year, for about the cost of a little of a year’s worth of daily coffee at a chain coffee store. Many students re-coup Read more about The Last Chapter: Dying Well[…]
“Folks ask me to come and stay with their loved ones ’til someone comes from the funeral home to pick them up, you know, because I’m a nurse, and they don’t want to stay with the dead body. Of their own loved one,” she said, incredulous. “I guess I get it, maybe they’re afraid of Read more about Sitting With the Dead[…]
Coffin birth is as sad, and eerie, as it sounds: Known as Postmortem Extrusion, it’s the expulsion of a non-viable fetus through the vaginal opening of a decomposing female. Essentially it’s the result of the build-up of gas, which applies pressure to the uterus, causing it to be expelled, and sometimes turned inside out. The Read more about What is Coffin Birth?[…]
You can now watch “Frontline’s” show, “Being Mortal” online. Tune in to explore “The intersection of life, death, medicine, and what it means to be at the end.” This is an interesting look at end-of-life support and issues, and it is currently being streamed on PBS. Just click this link here to check Read more about Watch “Being Mortal” Online[…]
Do you hunger to feel more connected to life? To feel more alive? Even less afraid? Do you want to feel more deeply to others? To loved ones? To your community? Do you ache to feel a deeper connection to God or to develop a spiritual connection? I’m going to tell you a little Read more about Are You Ready to Take Death Back?[…]
Thanks to Caleb of “Confessions of a Funeral Director” at www.CalebWilde.com for posting this great infographic:
Hey you! Yes you, reading this! Guess what? We have to inform you … you are going to die. But then again, so are we. Death. The plight we all have in common. 100% of the people you ever meet will die. All 100% of them. How many other things Read more about What’s All this Death Positive Talk?[…]
Momdoulary’s Passages 6-in-1End-of-Life, Death & Mourning Doula & Death Midwife Training Program is proud to announce our new Green Burial Awareness Campaign called “Death: Green is the New Black” – Check out the panel below!
Check out our new video about Green Burial!
Caleb Wilde, shared the following post on his “Confessions of a Funeral Director” blog. It is an anonymous post originally shared on Michelle Van Loon’s blog, “Pilgrim’s Road Trip,” and with his permission I am sharing it here. This post is tremendously important, and should not be missed. Having worked in both the Read more about 23 Spiritualized Comfort Cliches to Avoid When a Child Dies[…]