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“When will you have another one?”

On November 28, 2015, Posted by , In Grief & Loss,Pixel Clementine,TTC & Infertility, With No Comments

It’s been two years. Two years since I was last pregnant. Two years since my last pregnancy ended. Two years since: The timing isn’t right. Two years since: There’s a baby in momma’s tummy. Two years since: No heartbeat. Two years since: Trisomy 18, Turner’s Syndrome, female. Two years since:…

Capture Your Grief – Day 28: Wisdom

Two months after Calvin died, we joined the UCSF Compass Care support group for bereaved parents. Our facilitators were Helge Osterholde and Melissa Whippo. They one of the first and few to tell us to honor our feelings, to lean into the grief. They helped me find the path to…

Capture Your Grief – Day 24: Forgiveness

“Forgiveness doesn’t excuse their actions. Forgiveness stops their actions from destroying your heart” (Karen Salmansohn). Capture Your Grief is an annual, 31-day mindful healing project that consists of photography and reflection. It is for “anyone who is grieving the death of a baby or child at any age or gestation.” Learn…

Capture Your Grief – Day 19: Give

On October 23, 2014, Posted by , In Capture Your Grief 2014,Faith,Grief & Loss,Projects,Quotes, With No Comments

“Your talent is God’s gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.” (Leo Buscaglia) Capture Your Grief is an annual, 31-day mindful healing project that consists of photography and reflection. It is for “anyone who is grieving the death of a baby or child at…

Capture Your Grief – Day 23: Inspiration

My babies inspire me to create. Capture Your Grief is an annual, 31-day mindful healing project that consists of photography and reflection. It is for “anyone who is grieving the death of a baby or child at any age or gestation.” Learn how you can participate or provide support at Carly Marie…

Capture Your Grief – Day 22: Self-Care

On October 22, 2014, Posted by , In Capture Your Grief 2014,Grief & Loss,Projects, With No Comments

Because sometimes makeup makes me feel better. Capture Your Grief is an annual, 31-day mindful healing project that consists of photography and reflection. It is for “anyone who is grieving the death of a baby or child at any age or gestation.” Learn how you can participate or provide support at Carly…

Capture Your Grief – Day 20: Breathe

On October 22, 2014, Posted by , In Capture Your Grief 2014,Grief & Loss,Life,Projects, By , With No Comments

Capture Your Grief is an annual, 31-day mindful healing project that consists of photography and reflection. It is for “anyone who is grieving the death of a baby or child at any age or gestation.” Learn how you can participate or provide support at Carly Marie Project Heal.

Capture Your Grief – Day 17: Explore

On October 21, 2014, Posted by , In Art & Crafts,Capture Your Grief 2014,Grief & Loss,Projects, By , With No Comments

Grieving does not mean I’ve lost hope. Having hope does not mean I no longer grieve. Capture Your Grief is an annual, 31-day mindful healing project that consists of photography and reflection. It is for “anyone who is grieving the death of a baby or child at any age or gestation.”…