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A Winter Blog About Hibernating, Awakening and Transitioning

Posted on February 5, 2020 in About Grief

hibernating critters

A guest blog by Rev. Mary Jo Honiotes, Life Celebrant   Hibernate “There’s a warm winter sun, in the window of your car, now do you know where you are?”  Colorado by Singer/Poet Chuck Pyle.   https://youtu.be/-GaMBE7XEEo And, this is how it is with grief, sometimes we feel warmth and clarity and strength for the day.  However, when the sun goes away …Read the Full Article


Blue Christmas

Posted on December 9, 2019 in Seven Stones

Blue Christmas with candle

Letter to the Bereaved from Rev. Mary Jo Honiotes   When we are grieving the loss of our loved one, we can hardly escape the messages during this time of year of holiday happiness, perfect presents, problem free family gatherings and a joy incomparable to any other time of year. Pile a few of these messages onto one another and before …Read the Full Article


In the Focus: Talk of a Lifetime

Posted on November 13, 2019 in End of Life Planning Grief Resources Seven Stones

Time for Family Time for Talk

November is Talk of a Lifetime month. What does it mean really? Why is this talk important? What are parts of the talk? Who should have this talk? The main reason this talk is helpful is because you’ll gain insight of what truly matters to your loved one. It can be anyone that you feel especially close to. It can …Read the Full Article


Bees and Beekeeping in the Fall

Posted on October 24, 2019 in Bee Keeping

Bee

We recently interviewed Mary Goss, one of our talented beekeepers to give us an insight about what happens in the hives in the fall season. Fall is harvest time for beekeepers. Bees have been busy making honey, so most of the hives are full with the golden nectar. On any given day, bees fly up to six miles in every …Read the Full Article


We’re in the News – FOX31 News!

Posted on August 17, 2019 in Cemetery Design Community Events Seven Stones

FOX 31 News photo

We’re excited to share that we’ve made it to the local news this week. Our story has been written with compelling details.  So grateful to our families and to Zora for sharing the Seven Stones story. “All over Colorado are breathtaking places where the water and the wind meet as one. “See the birds and hear the birds chirping, on …Read the Full Article


Flower Gardening Workshop

Posted on August 7, 2019 in Community Events

August 13 Flower Gardening Workshop

Kris Plaven and Lisa Zamora, from Plaven Properties, invites you to an informative Workshop presented by Betsy Kelson from Jared’s Nursery…and hosted at our beautiful gardens at Seven Stones – Chatfield. This Workshop will take place on Tuesday, August 13th from 11 am to 12:30 pm. Betsy will share tips for planting the right flowers in the right spaces and …Read the Full Article