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Holly

Lees Creek, Ohio
Nuclear Medicine Technologist and mother of 4. Lover of science and God. My daughter Carleigh was diagnosed with anencephaly at 22 1/2 weeks gestation. I carried her to term and it was one of the most beautiful and blessed experiences of my life.
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Return to Zero by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility This amazing movie about stillbirth premiered last night on Lifetime. It was the first global premiere of a movie on Lifetime and I’m so glad it was a movie that touched ... Read on »
Mother’s Day by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Mother’s Day is here again. Honestly, I don’t even care. Both my husband and I don’t really put much emphasis on giving each other stuff on days like this, our birthdays, ... Read on »
Carleigh’s custom ornament by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I won the custom ornament from Sarah’s Tiny Treasures that was on the SGM auction this spring. I received it not long ago and I just love it. It’s so pretty!! ... Read on »
Happy Birthday Leah by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Today is my niece Leah’s 2nd birthday. Remembering and loving her still…. Read on »
Carleigh’s Birthday Celebration by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Normally for Carleigh’s birthday we go somewhere on a family day, but we weren’t able to do that this year since we had to leave for a trip that day. We did go to the cem ... Read on »
Happy 5th Birthday by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Today is Carleigh’s 5th Birthday. I can hardly believe it has been 5 years since the day she was born. I still miss her like crazy. My love for her is still very strong a ... Read on »
Photo Engraved Jewelry review from Jewelry Keepsakes by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I was recently contact by Hallie from Jewelry Keepsakes about doing a review of one of their photo engraved necklaces. I was incredibly honored she chose me to do a revie ... Read on »
Reflecting and looking ahead by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility It just blows my mind how quickly 2013 went by. I swear that each year I get older the year goes by faster. I did not post very much in 2013. There were times when I thou ... Read on »
December Babies by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility ♥ Remembering those special babies in December. ♥ Little Muffin ~ December 1, 2007 Hailey ~ December 1, 2009 Jayce ~ December 2, 2008 Rachel ~ December ... Read on »
A Moment by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility The following is a I did for my friend Stephanie at Girl of Grace exactly a year ago on her blog. I thought I would share it here.   There are certain ... Read on »
November Babies by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health ♥ Remembering November Babies ♥ Ella ~ November 1, 2010 Aiden ~ November 2, 2010 Brenna ~ November 2, 2009 Faith & Grace ~ November 3, 1996 Aiden ~ November 6, 2 ... Read on »
Day 31 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Sunset: To close this project and this month of Baby Loss Awareness I thought that we could all photograph the sunset from wherever we are in the world. If there is no su ... Read on »
Day 30 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Growth: Do you believe you have grown or are growing as a person since the loss of your precious baby? How? How do you see other people now? How do you see the world? Do ... Read on »
Day 29 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Healing: What has had the most healing impact on your life through this journey of grief? I have found various ways of healing through my grief, but by far the bigge ... Read on »
Day 28 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Special Place: This could be your baby’s place of rest. If they do not have a grave, maybe you have a special place that you associate with your baby. A place you go to, ... Read on »
Day 27 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Signs: If you believe in life after death do you believe your child has ways of contacting you? Have you had any signs? I like to think that Carleigh has some way of ... Read on »
Day 26 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Community: What does this community mean to you? It means the world. It is people coming together to celebrate, remember, and honor their babies regardless of age, ra ... Read on »
Day 25 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health #SayItOutLoud: Say It Out Loud is The STILL Project’s famous hashtag. STILL is a feature-length documentary film project aimed at breaking the cycle of silence surroun ... Read on »
Day 24 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Artwork: Have you created a piece of artwork in the wake of your baby’s death? Or maybe someone has given you some artwork to honor your baby? Please feel welcome to share ... Read on »
Day 23 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Tattoos/Jewelry: Do you have a piece of jewelry in memory of your baby? Or maybe a tattoo. Please feel welcome to share links too. My most special necklace is one I w ... Read on »