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Category Archives: Honor & Remember

We are walking for our babies

On April 30, we are walking in the San Francisco March of Dimes March for Babies as a family team. We chose Blessed to Be Broken as our team name to acknowledge both the heartache that has come from losing our babies, as well as the blessings that have come…

The 5th Belongs to Calvin: Happy 2nd birthday, my darling

Calvin’s birth Two years ago, at this time, I was at the hospital in labor with our first child. Louie and I were alone. We were scared. We knew our baby was dead. We knew our baby had birth defects. I had finally agreed to the epidural when I started…

Please join us for Calvin’s 2nd birthday in heaven

Tomorrow, March 5, is Calvin’s 2nd heavenly birthday. We invite you to join us in honoring and celebrating our sweet boy on this special day. There are many ways in which you can remember him with us. If you are willing and able, we would love it if you could…

Happy Holidays

Before I totally miss New Year, I just wanted to wish you all happy holidays and a blessed new year. Louie drew this picture of our sweet Calvin and Rainbow making cloud angels in the sky. I love thinking of them enjoying the winter in heaven with their other angel…

25 Days of Giveaway Pendant Winner

Sorry I am late getting this up. Getting ready for Christmas Eve/Christmas Day was a lot more hectic than I had anticipated (mostly because I was late and lagging and low on holiday cheer, but I did find it – along with a cold :P!) I have to admit that…

Day 22: My turn in the 25 Days of Giveaway

I’m so happy to participate this year and to share a gift that is in remembrance my heavenly babies. Calvin and Rainbow inspire me to find creative expression, and making resin pendants is one of my outlets. So, today, I am giving away a custom resin pendant. Below are some…

25 Days of Giveaways

Last year, Tina from came up “25 Days of Giveaways,” as a way to celebrate the holidays and honor our babies during this season. Each day, a different Baby Loss Momma hosts a giveaway on her blog. This year, I’m participating and will be hosting on Day 22, so be…

Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day

I made this Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day Cupcake at Calvin’s Cupcakes in remembrance of all of the little ones we’ve lost and ache to hold and in honor of the love we continue to carry for them. I don’t believe anyone would choose to be a babyloss mommy…