Maria Kubitz will be presenting a workshop at the upcoming Compassionate Friends National Conference in Dallas. Her workshop was inspired by the post listed below. … 79 more words
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Courtesy of CNN: http://www.cnn.com/2015/06/29/health/hospice-fast-facts/index.html?sr=fb063015hospicecare830aStoryGallink
(CNN) – Most of us would prefer to put the thought of hospice and end-of-life care as far out of our minds as possible. 220 more words
In the winter of 2005, my second son was stillborn well into my third trimester. I had, at that time, a living son who was almost 3 years old. 38 more words
My friend and I chatted tonight about an ongoing challenge we face as moms who lost babies: People who don’t understand the picture thing. Not only are they weirded out by the fact that we took photos of our dead children, they are shocked that we willingly share them. 317 more words
This week I hosted the first formal dinner at our new place, and it brought up feelings I wasn’t expecting.
I felt sad.
Not because I didn’t enjoy the company — moms from my support group — but because I had imagined a different kind of “first” party, one marked by happiness as we get ready to welcome our first child. 330 more words