Archives for November 2017

The Environmental Impacts of Planting a Bios Urn

The Bios Urn is a catalyst for growth. It is a temporary product, which after being used leaves nothing behind but a tree. Aside from providing an ecological and eco-friendly alternative for cremated ashes, it also has some unique benefits which can be seen in the short and long term. How Much Impact Does Planting […]

Death Café: Where You Can Talk About Death Over Tea and Cake

Recently we wrote a post about the fascinating profession and lives of Death Doulas, individuals who have devoted their lives to helping people transition during their time of death. Following this article, we discovered the ever so interesting “Death Cafe.” A “Death Cafe” is essentially a talk hosted by an individual in any city, state, […]

Sakari Planted Her Fiancé’s Bios Urn With an Oak Tree

“Think of the fierce energy concentrated in an acorn! You bury it in the ground, and it explodes into an oak!” ― George Bernard Shaw Sakari met her boyfriend Scott Eckman in 2004, and the pair instantly clicked. They would go on to spend the next five years of their lives together, leading to their […]

How to Plant and Protect your Bios Urn Tree in the Winter

Planting a Bios Urn over winter is possible Winter is coming. While the most optimal times to plant the Bios Urn are in Spring and early fall, the Bios Urn can still be successfully planted in early and mid winter – with a few tips and tricks! For those wanting to plant over winter, there […]