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5 Common Questions when Grieving the Loss of a Pet

Grieving the loss of a loved one is never easy, regardless of whether they happened to have two legs or four.  If you’re struggling with your emotions over the recent passing of your furry family member,...
April 20, 2020 Read More about 5 Common Questions when Grieving the Loss of a Pet
5 Creative Things to Do with a Pet’s Cremated Ashes

5 Creative Things to Do with a Pet’s Cremated Ashes

Pets are more than just animals who live in our homes. They are an important and beloved part of the family. As such, when their time comes to cross the rainbow bridge, we want to honor...
April 20, 2020 Read More about 5 Creative Things to Do with a Pet’s Cremated Ashes
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Feeling Guilty Over the Loss of a Pet – How to Find Peace

There are a lot of emotions that come along with losing a pet.  If you’re battling feelings of guilt and regret, here are a few tips for working through those emotions in a positive, healthy way.
April 7, 2020 Read More about Feeling Guilty Over the Loss of a Pet – How to Find Peace
How to Help a Grieving Pet

How to Help a Grieving Pet

Anyone who has ever lost a pet knows the deep grief and sorrow that comes with it. What we often fail to realize is that it’s not just humans who feel the pain of losing a...
April 1, 2020 Read More about How to Help a Grieving Pet
Grieving the Loss of a Pet – When’s the Right Time to Adopt Again?

Grieving the Loss of a Pet – When’s the Right Time to Adopt Again?

Losing a furry family member is a deeply emotional experience, and the process of grieving the loss of a pet isn’t something that just goes away overnight. It takes time to heal and finally reach a...
March 23, 2020 Read More about Grieving the Loss of a Pet – When’s the Right Time to Adopt Again?
Saying Goodbye - 5 Tips to Prepare for the Loss of a Pet

Saying Goodbye - 5 Tips to Prepare for the Loss of a Pet

As pet parents, we wish our animal family members could stay with us forever. Unfortunately, these precious souls only share our lives for a finite amount of time. If we’re lucky, we get to enjoy many...
March 15, 2020 Read More about Saying Goodbye - 5 Tips to Prepare for the Loss of a Pet
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5 Common Misconceptions about Grieving the Loss of a Pet

If you’ve never experienced the loss of a pet before, you may unwittingly be the victim of a few common myths and misconceptions. The fact is, grieving the loss of an animal companion can be just...
March 9, 2020 Read More about 5 Common Misconceptions about Grieving the Loss of a Pet
Pet Cremation and Burial Options

Pet Cremation and Burial Options

When the time comes to lay a family pet to rest, there are a number of options. The one you choose will depend on a variety of factors, such as your beliefs, your budget and your...
March 2, 2020 Read More about Pet Cremation and Burial Options
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Seniors and Pet Loss – How to Cope and How to Help

Seeing a loved one suffer through the grief of losing a pet can be incredibly difficult. If you know of a senior who recently lost his or her animal companion, here are a few ways you...
February 27, 2020 Read More about Seniors and Pet Loss – How to Cope and How to Help
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How to order from Spirit Pieces

A quick overview of how to order from Spirit Pieces Memorial Art
February 17, 2020 Read More about How to order from Spirit Pieces
5 Self-Care Tips When Grieving the Loss of a Pet

5 Self-Care Tips When Grieving the Loss of a Pet

While grieving is a highly personal experience and therefore different for everyone, there are certain fundamental self-care strategies that we can all use to help us through these difficult times. Whether you are currently grieving the...
February 9, 2020 Read More about 5 Self-Care Tips When Grieving the Loss of a Pet
5 Loving Ways to Remember a Lost Pet

5 Loving Ways to Remember a Lost Pet

The grief of losing a dog or cat can feel overwhelming. For many of us, these four-legged creatures are much more than just animals that share our homes. They are an integral part of the family,...
January 30, 2020 Read More about 5 Loving Ways to Remember a Lost Pet
Photographing Cremation Jewelry

Photographing Cremation Jewelry

People love our cremation jewelry photography and ask how we do it - here's how!
January 23, 2020 Read More about Photographing Cremation Jewelry
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Top 7 Funeral Ideas We Want to See

Looking for some unique future forward funeral ideas?  Check out our list of the 7 top funeral ideas we would like to see!
October 10, 2019 Read More about Top 7 Funeral Ideas We Want to See
5 of the Most Common Places to Scatter Ashes

5 of the Most Common Places to Scatter Ashes

Once a deceased loved one is cremated, there are many different options for what to do with the ashes. Some people choose to bury them in a cemetery, entomb them in a columbarium, keep them at...
May 17, 2019 Read More about 5 of the Most Common Places to Scatter Ashes
Five Top Things You Can Do with Your Cremation Ashes

Five Top Things You Can Do with Your Cremation Ashes

When a loved one passes away, there are so many decisions to be made. Where will the funeral be held? What type of service should there be? What should be done with his or her remains? ...
May 9, 2019 Read More about Five Top Things You Can Do with Your Cremation Ashes
5 Unique Ways to Memorialize a Loved One

5 Unique Ways to Memorialize a Loved One

Losing a loved one is never easy. While grieving is something that inevitably takes time, finding a way to preserve that person’s memory can ease some of the pain you are feeling and help you move...
April 25, 2019 Read More about 5 Unique Ways to Memorialize a Loved One
Choosing my cremation jewelry style based on my cremation ash coloring

Choosing my cremation jewelry style based on my cremation ash coloring

Choosing a Spirit Piece Cremation Jewelry can be daunting!  Not only are there dozens of styles of unique memorial jewelry, you also have to try and understand the variations possible with handmade art. So, it’s not...
April 17, 2019 Read More about Choosing my cremation jewelry style based on my cremation ash coloring
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Top Five Unique Cremation Necklaces

We've picked our best cremation jewelry thoughts for inclusion in our top 5 unique cremation necklaces.  Each one can be a unique cremation necklace in the remembrance of people or pets.
March 27, 2019 Read More about Top Five Unique Cremation Necklaces
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The Top 5 Cremation Diamond Companies Turning Ashes into Diamonds

One of the larger innovations in cremation jewelry memorialization happened in 2001, when a company called LifeGem started offering the ability to turn ashes into diamonds. Given how diamonds are made (no, not by superman crushing...
March 26, 2019 Read More about The Top 5 Cremation Diamond Companies Turning Ashes into Diamonds
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Cremation Jewelry For Loved Ones Ashes - Buyer's Guide

Exploring cremation jewelry to memorialize your loved one?  Read this short article for insight and suggestions.
March 25, 2019 Read More about Cremation Jewelry For Loved Ones Ashes - Buyer's Guide
How to Help a Loved One Plan for a Funeral

How to Help a Loved One Plan for a Funeral

When someone you care about loses a loved one, it can be devastating for both of you. Coping with such a huge loss and having to take care of preparations for a funeral, memorial, viewing, and...
May 3, 2018 Read More about How to Help a Loved One Plan for a Funeral
See Molten Glass Orbs get infused with Cremation Ash

See Molten Glass Orbs get infused with Cremation Ash

We're excited to release our first 'How Did They Make It?' Video showing how our Spirit Pieces are made.  In this case we show Aaron making a Glass Hanging Orb with Cremation Ash
September 20, 2017 Read More about See Molten Glass Orbs get infused with Cremation Ash
Our New Website is Live!

Our New Website is Live!

As Spirit Pieces grew through 2016 it became apparent that our current eCommerce platform, Squarespace, was quickly becoming the wrong fit for our needs.  From a poor mobile shopping experience to general technical support, it simply...
September 1, 2017 Read More about Our New Website is Live!