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When Men Grieve

June 20, 2022

A man’s grief is just as deep, just as acute, just as real and difficult as anyone’s. The expression of that grief may differ from man to man, or from a mans to that of a woman. The uniqueness of our grief stems as much from our individual personalities as it does from our relationship…


How Our Thoughts Govern How We Feel

We have between 5,000 and 60,000 thoughts every day. Left unguarded, thoughts can create a myriad of mental, emotional and physical conditions. Left unguarded, our thoughts can make it very difficult to move forward in life, especially after experiencing a significant loss. It is therefore beneficial to understand how thoughts work, how thoughts impact on…

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Lest we Forget

Anzac Day Anzac Day is observed on 25 April. It commemorates New Zealanders killed in war and honours returned and serving servicemen and women. The date marks the anniversary of the landing of Australian and New Zealand soldiers – the Anzacs – on the Gallipoli Peninsula in 1915. The aim was to capture the Dardanelles and…

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Getting To Know Anna Loach

In the Spotlight – Anna Loach – Manager / Funeral Director – Wife, Mother, Nanna

Whilst much of her time is dedicated to managing Simplicity Funeral Nelson and Richmond, there is another side to Anna Loach and here we find out a little more: How long have you lived in Nelson? My husband and I, together with our two boys arrived in Nelson in October 2002.  Whilst it was very…

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Losing someone close to you is hard emotionally and it also presents you with unfamiliar practical demands.  Everyday Simplicity Funerals offer care and compassion to people at a difficult time in their lives.  We understand that dealing with the loss of a loved one can be one of the hardest things someone will ever experience,…

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