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Damn You, Universe!

Damn You, Universe!

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Know someone who is currently screaming into the void punching their pillow right now? We’ve all had those moments…right?! Whether someone flunked a big exam, bombed an interview, or their dream vacation got cancelled last minute, this care package is perfect for those moments when life doesn’t go to plan. The sassy socks, sheet mask, eye gels and a box of carrot cake cookies will give their vocal cords and fists a rest and give them a reason to smile when the universe is kind of a dick.

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Illuminating Eye Gels Patchology - Illuminating eye gels are packed with Vitamin C with Green Tea Extract to lighten the appearance of dark circles and give an instant glow. 1 pair.

Milk Sheet Mask | LAPCOS - Exfoliates skin to remove dead and dry skin, and moisturizes for a radiant, supple appearance. 1 mask.

Carrot Cake Cookies | Partake - Vegan, allergy-friendly & non-GMO cookies packed with delicious flavor from carrots, oats, cinnamon, and rosemary.

The Universe Is A Dick Socks | Blue Q - Sassy and funny novelty socks that make a great gift. Fits women's shoe size 5-10.

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Sympathy gift for kids with book, sleep wellness patches, therapy dough and Calm Kid mist.
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The Invisible String

The Invisible String

Regular price $53.00
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For younger children who are experiencing grief for the first time, the Invisible String sympathy gift is perfect for coping with separation anxiety, loss, and grief. A book for reading, therapy dough for playing, Calm Kid mist for spritzing and Nite Owl patches for sleeping, this gift for loss is perfect for the kid in your life who is trying to process the intangible yet unbreakable connections between us.

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Calm Kid Mist | Fat the The MoonBotanically composed blend of lavender and lemon balm to cultivate calm specifically for kids. 1 fl oz.

Nite Owl Wellness PatchThe Good PatchPlant-based all natural patch for kids promoting quality rest over 8-12 hours. 6 patches.

The Invisible StringPatrice KartA very simple approach to overcoming loneliness, separation, or loss with an imaginative twist that children easily understand and embrace.

Therapy Dough - Sun | Pinch Me Therapy DoughA pliable putty infused with calming aromatherapy to enhance mood and relieve stress and anxiety. 3 oz.

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Sympathy gift for losing a child
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The Unspeakable Loss

The Unspeakable Loss

Regular price $87.00
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For those who have ever lost a child, this one's for you. Written by grief counselor and psychotherapist, Nisha Zenoff, The Unspeakable Loss offers support and guidance from her own journey and others who have experienced the death of a child. Break out the tissues and chocolate bar, this sympathy gift offers healing and support throughout an unimaginable circumstance.

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Be Calm Wellness Patch | The Good Patch - Hemp-based (15 mg) all natural patch promoting calmness over 8-12 hours. 1 patch.

Down Time Roll-on blade + bloom - Essential oil blend promotes relaxation and tranquility.

The Unspeakable LossNisha ZenoffA licensed psychotherapist and grief counselor (who herself has lost a child) offers practical inspiration to help parents and others cope and heal after a child has died.

Therapy Dough - Chill | Pinch Me Therapy Dough - A pliable putty infused with calming aromatherapy to enhance mood and relieve stress and anxiety. 3 oz.

Tissue Holder - For those moments when life blows. 100% cotton, includes tissues.

You've Got This Pin | Old English Company - A simple & stylish enamel pin serves as a constant reminder.

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Modern Loss
Modern Loss
Modern Loss

Modern Loss

Regular price $90.00
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The Modern Loss sympathy gift contains a collection of brutally honest and inspiring stories from over 40 different people who have one thing in common: grief. Trying to navigate life in the digital age can be tricky, but with the help of this curated collection of gifts for loss, they'll be glad you sent them something useful instead of wilting flowers or dried up fruit.

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Down Time Roll-on blade + bloom - Essential oil blend promotes relaxation and tranquility.

Illuminate Sheet Mask | PatchologyLicorice, Grapefruit Seed Extracts and Vitamin C work to brighten complexion and radiate health.

Modern LossRebecca Soffer and Gabrielle BirknerCandid conversations about grief and resilience in the modern age by two people who lost parents as young adults.

Nite Nite Wellness Patch | The Good PatchHemp-based (15 mg) all natural patch promoting quality rest over 8-12 hours. 1 patch.

Ray Of Sunshine Candle | Lit Candle Supply - Citrus + Orange + Lemon scented with 50+ hour burn time. Vegan and non-toxic.

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Sympathy gift for loss
Magical Thinking
Magical Thinking

Magical Thinking

Regular price $95.00
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In Joan Didion's book The Year of Magical Thinking she writes, "A single person is missing for you, and the whole world feels empty." If you know someone who can relate, this care package is for them. The book is a powerful, intimate account of marriage and life - in good times and bad - following the death of Didion's husband and illness of her daughter. Filled with all things self-care, this sympathy gift will remind them to look after themselves and give them some much-needed light when everything feels dark.

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Cloud Socks - Charcoal  | Le Bon Shoppe - Soft & cozy matcha terry socks for night and day. One size fits most.

Down Time Roll-on blade + bloom - Essential oil blend promotes relaxation and tranquility.

Honey Cream Balm | Wicked Soaps Co. - Deeply moisturizing cream with kokum butter, raw local beeswax and honey. 2 oz.

Hot/Cold Eye Pillow | The Smart Seed - Handmade flaxseed eye pillow that can be used hot or cold to help soothe life's aches and pains.

Restoring Night Eye Gels | Patchology - Retinol and Peptides reduce fine lines and dark circles in 5 minutes. 1 pair.

The Year of Magical Thinking | Joan DidionA powerful, intimate account of marriage and life - in good times and bad - following the death of her husband and illness of her daughter.

Tissue Holder - For those moments when life blows. 100% cotton, includes tissues.

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Sympathy gift for widower
A Grief Observed
A Grief Observed

A Grief Observed

Regular price $103.00
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Offer some solace to a grieving widower with this sympathy gift. From one of the world's most iconic authors, C.S. Lewis's A Grief Observed contains a powerful record of thought and emotion experienced in real-time as he grapples with the loss of his wife. The tea, cookies and tissues are the perfect accompaniment to get lost in the book and find a glimmer of hardwon hope.

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A Grief Observed | C.S. LewisA classic, honest reflection on the fundamental issues of life, death and faith in the midst of the loss of his wife.

Ginger Snap Cookies | Partake - Vegan, allergy-friendly non-GMO cookies full of ginger, spice and everything nice.

Porter Mug - Cream | W&P - Crafted from durable ceramic with a matte silicone wrap and BPA-free press-fit lid in cream. 16 oz. 

Therapy Dough - Ocean | Pinch Me Therapy Dough - A pliable putty infused with calming aromatherapy to enhance mood and relieve stress and anxiety. 3 oz.

Tissue Holder - For those moments when life blows. 100% cotton, includes tissues.

Wake Up Maggie Chai | Aesthete Tea - An organic caffeinated chai blend featuring Assam black tea, ginger, cinnamon, cardamom, cloves, and peppercorns. 2 oz. 

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Okay That You&
Okay That You&

Okay That You're Not Okay

Regular price $106.00
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Sometimes it's hard to know what to say or do when someone loses a loved one, but this sympathy gift is a good start to reach out and offer your support. It's Okay that You're Not Okay is a book intended to find a new way to deal with loss that honors our experience without trying to "solve" grief. From the Sleep Moon Brew, to the Nodpod to the Dream Weaver Mist, this gift for loss helps them drift off to sleep when sleeps feels near impossible. 

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Down Time Roll-on blade + bloom - Essential oil blend promotes relaxation and tranquility.

Dream Weaver Mist Fat and The Moon - Concoction of botanical beings which support the lucid, the vivid, the oracular in dream space. 1 fl oz.

Moon Brew - Sleep | Mind Your MannaBlueberry apple cider vinegar mood balancing tonic. 2 oz.

It's Okay That You're Not Okay | Megan DevineNavigating grief and loss by learning to live inside of it.

Tissue Holder - For those moments when life blows. 100% cotton, includes tissues.

Weighted Sleep Mask - Grey | NodpodInstantly relaxes body and mind while promoting deep restful sleep.

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When Things Fall Apart

When Things Fall Apart

Regular price $137.00
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Whether someone is experiencing grief through loss or just going through a difficult time, this sympathy gift is for those seeking meaning through life's hardships. The book When Things Fall Apart, written by Buddhist nun Pema Chödrön, offers life-changing tools for transforming suffering into habitual ease and boundless joy. Embracing the spiritual side, this gift for loss also includes a journal, an essential oil roll-on, therapy dough, cozy socks, a portable mug and Tabula Rasa 'Clean Slate' tea for guidance and support on a unexpected life journey.

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Cloud Socks - Sepia Le Bon Shoppe - Soft & cozy charcoal terry socks for night and day. One size fits most.

Down Time Roll-on blade + bloom - Essential oil blend promotes relaxation and tranquility.

Porter Mug - Cream | W&P - Crafted from durable ceramic with a matte silicone wrap and BPA-free press-fit lid in cream. 16 oz.

Tabula Rasa | Aesthete TeaLatin for 'clean slate' this blend balances the heart, attracts abundance and restores harmony. 2 oz.

Therapy Dough - Bumbleberry | Pinch Me Therapy Dough - A pliable putty infused with calming aromatherapy to enhance mood and relieve stress and anxiety. 3 oz.

Think Journal | Promptly JournalsHard bound notebook in a linen cover with ruled lined pages.

When Things Fall Apart Pema ChödrönHeart advice for difficult times by beloved Buddhist teacher, author and nun.

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