What To Do When Someone Dies

When someone you care about dies, whether it is an event you have discussed and prepared for in advance of or it comes as a surprise, there are many emotions to navigate and challenges to overcome. Many people are faced with the question : What to do when someone dies? If you are responsible for […]

A Day In The Life Of A Funerary Art Company

  Hello! My name is Juan Manuel. Passionate about basketball and nature, I currently head up a small company called Davijuan Marble in Spain. Davijuan is a family-owned business which offers “funerary art” as we call it here. It was founded by my father, who continues to be, today, the benchmark for our clients and […]

Most Read Bios Blog Posts of 2020 !

  Of course, 2020 will be remembered for all of us as the year when the world shifted following the global pandemic. We don´t want to dwell on something that we hear about and see everyday – the struggle is continuous for us all. Hopefully the arrival of the 2021 will be, for many, a […]

Can Humans Bring A Forest Back To Life?

  You may sometimes wonder like us, can nature truly return by itself? The answer is, thankfully, YES! Witnessing Mother Nature bring a forest back to life is a natural miracle. Even after a forest has been razed and cleared, it can return. However this natural process can take decades or even hundreds of years, […]

Outdoor Plants That Survive The Cold Winter Months In Planters

If you live in a climate where you need to brace the frost part of the year, you may wonder about what are the outdoor plants that survive the cold well in a planter. And if you are reading this, you may be particularly interested in plants for planters that you can plant with a […]

15 Astounding Facts About Trees

Main image by Imapuzzle It’s hard to overstate the importance of trees. Their debut more than 300 million years ago according to the facts about trees we know of was a turning point for Earth, helping transform its surface into a bustling utopia for land animals. Trees have fed, housed and otherwise nurtured countless creatures […]

Malene´s Fight For Natural Burials After Her Mother Was Tragically Killed

  To introduce myself in a few words, my name is Malene, I live in Copenhagen in Denmark with my daughter Sophie. My son Nicklas just moved out. I am self employed and in my spare time I love writing books, painting abstract paintings, barre training and walks in nature. Nature plays a BIG role […]

8 Good Reasons To Choose Cremation

  Cremation is the process of reducing the human remains to bone fragments. The resulting fragments are pulverized into very fine particles, often called “ashes” or “cremated remains”. Many people choose cremation as a final disposition and they do so for a variety of reasons. In fact, more and more people are opting for cremation […]

When Nature Meets Art: The Umbrella Trees In Singapore

Main image by Choo Yut Shing   There is actually a tree species called “Umbrella Trees”. Officially know as the Schefflera actinophylla, it is native to tropical rainforests and gallery forests in northern and north-eastern coasts of Australia, as well as Java and New Guinea. But these are not the umbrella trees we are talking about. We mean the Umbrella […]