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Honoring Your Miscarriage This Holiday

Missing a loved one at the “most wonderful time of year” is always hard. Grief loves to squeeze into the happy moments and remind us that they could be a little happier, “if only…” When you’ve had years of holidays with someone, their absence is blaring in how it changes the holiday season. You’ve got […]

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Remembering Our Babies: “Forever Loved”

For these, there are rarely funerals, sympathy cards, grave stones or obituaries – but the feelings of loss for our babies that we didn’t get a chance to know is very real. On this Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day, we acknowledge the grief, often silent, that so many of us mamas have lived through. As mothers, we want to […]

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When Does Motherhood Begin?

When Does Motherhood Begin?

This post has been written in honor of Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day. Everything about the timing of my first pregnancy seemed perfect. I had just completed grad school, we had recently moved out of a small apartment and into a house, and my due date was in February which meant I would not […]

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silent grief

                    Next week will mark the day I’ve been dreading for nine months. It’s the day I was supposed to be meeting our second baby. Instead, my first ultrasound last March confirmed a baby but no heartbeat. A few weeks later, I went into the hospital […]

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