What to do when a parent dies…

WHAT TO DO WHEN A PARENT DIES: Advice from the people that have been there . We asked members of the Dead Parent Club what they would say to someone that has recently lost a parent.  And the answers are inspiring. Happy New Year!!  What better way to start the year...
My Christmas Commitment

My Christmas Commitment

 My mental illness is something that I haven’t been shy of speaking about since starting this podcast with Sam. Especially with regard to how I was knocked down to my lowest after my Mum died in 2015. With this in mind, I decided to do something pretty irresponsible...
Caring For Yourself Through Grief

Caring For Yourself Through Grief

Caring For Yourself Through Grief Self-Care and Self-Development Caring For Yourself Through Grief I’m writing this blog after spending the last twenty four hours in my favourite country: Wales. Whilst there I had a lot of time to think about what makes me happy....
Dead funny: why we use humour to deal with grief

Dead funny: why we use humour to deal with grief

Here at DPC HQ we’re all about the #banter. The DPC wouldn’t be the DPC without a shed load of dead parent jokes; it’s what our friendship is built on. But we are well aware that not everyone enjoys joking about death. Many people see or hear us laughing about it and...