Archives: funeral

The Green Burial Movement

When it comes to cemeteries, there is a newer option, a more natural approach, without formaldehyde-based embalming, metal caskets, and concrete burial vaults….in other words, a so-called green burial. Coming up, the green burial revival movement and its ecological value for the future.

Grave Matters: Dealing with Death

It’s nobody’s favorite topic, but our guests today say that’s part of the problem. Nobody leaves this world alive; so why is death so taboo? And so expensive? This hour, we’ll talk to people who confront life’s end on a daily basis, help others plan funerals, write obituaries, and remove the stigma from mourning.