Father's Day without Dad

Father's Day Father's Day without Dad: remembering lost loved ones with new traditions

For many of us, “father” is synonymous with love, guidance and support. That love does not dissipate after our fat...

Sympathy messages: what to write in a sympathy card

Sympathy What to write in a sympathy card

Signing a sympathy card isn’t easy. We search for words. We wonder what would be comforting to hear. We worry abou...

Joanne Eschrich: Angels Everywhere

Faith Joanne Eschrich: Angels Everywhere

Hallmark Artist Joanne Eschrich’s belief in the angels all around us inspired her faith collection for Hallm...

Comforting Words: What to Say and Do in Tough Times

Encouragement What to say (and do) to help someone through a difficult time

When someone we know suffers a loss or is going through a difficult situation, we’re often not sure what to ...

Expressions of Sympathy

Sympathy What can I do? Simple, meaningful ways to help immediately after a loss

We all want to be there for our friends, family and colleagues when they need us, but finding appro...

Grief and Loss: How to Comfort the Grieving

Sympathy Grief and loss: how to comfort the grieving

The sympathy cards have been safely tucked away. The flowers have been careful...

Mother's Day without Mom: remembering lost loved ones with new Mother's Day traditions

Mother's Day Mother's Day without Mom: Remembering lost loved ones with new traditions

On Mother’s Day, we celebrate the women who have loved, hoped, prayed and worked to make a difference in our lives...