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Bitsy Atwold

Funeral / Grief – magnet set

Funeral / Grief – magnet set

Regular price $34.00 USD
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How do you explain a funeral service, or celebration of life to a child???


As with any massively humongous topic, it’s better to discuss it than not. Many fears are learned, and while having forthright discussions about them can feel completely beyond our means, they can lead to beautiful moments of deep connection and rich growth.


Using tactile tools can help ease this process:

- Explain the anticipated order of events while holding and pointing to the pieces. This can have a clarifying sense for young minds. It can help to break huge concepts into smaller chunks: this is going to happen, then this, then that... Giving kids clear ideas about what to expect can help alleviate some of the scariness of the unknown.

- Explain what each piece is and what’s for, what it represents to you.

- Go through the pieces and ask if they have any questions about any of them.

- Is there a piece in the set that’s different than the rituals they’re going to encounter? Discuss this.

- Ask how some of the pieces make them feel. You might get some surprising answers.


There are 19 pieces in this set. These include:


Child

Alternate child hair colours – black, blonde, brown

Dark pants, shirt, and tie outfit

Dark dress outfit

Shoes to match


Tissue box

Flower bouquet

Wreath

Urn

Coffin / casket

Chair

Tea, coffee set

Guest book

Family photo

Tree

Laptop for virtual funerals

Candles



Recommended for ages 3+

Always supervise play.

We do our best to make our toys safe and use the highest quality inks & materials, but they are still vinyl magnets, and should never be ingested by anyone, no matter their age.


Shipping

We do our best to ship your order within 5 business days. The time it takes to receive it depends on the shipping method chosen at checkout, and where in the world you're located. All our shipping is $15 CAD, and free for orders over $100 CAD.

For more information, see our FAQ Shipping section.

Return policy

We hope you love what we make! But in case you need to make a return, it's okay. Reach out to us within 5 days of receiving your set, and we'll work out the best means to do so with you.

You can read more about our Return Policy in our FAQ Return section.

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