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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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Day 22 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Words: Share your favorite quote, poem, song lyrics, scripture that you have found. There are many words that I have found that I like. There is one that I liked that ... Read on »
Beyond Words Designs Art Card Raffle by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Stephanie from Beyond Words Designs creates amazing art cards that she sends to various organizations, hospitals, and individuals to give to families who are grieving the ... Read on »
Day 21 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Honor: Is there anything that you have done to honor your baby since they died? Did you give back to the community? Make a conscious decision to live as beautifully as pos ... Read on »
Day 20 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Hope: Do you have hope for the future? What do you hope for those who will join this club in the future? What helps me and gives me comfort through losing Carleigh is ... Read on »
Day 19 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Support: Share about what has been the best support for you since the loss of your baby. Maybe it is a special friend or family member? A pet? An organization? What have t ... Read on »
Day 18 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Release: What do you want to let go of on this journey of grief? Is it fear? Guilt? Worry? Deep sadness? Regrets? I can’t really think of anything I need to “let go” ... Read on »
Day 17 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Time: How long has it been since your baby died. I have spent every moment since then loving and missing her. Read on »
Day 16 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Seasons: Share what certain seasons or holidays mean to you now. What season did your baby die in? What season were they conceived/born in? Etc. Do you dread those season ... Read on »
Day 15 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Wave Of Light: Today is October 15th Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day. Light a candle at 7pm to help create a continuous wave of light around the world for 24 ho ... Read on »
Day 14 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Family: What does you family look like now? Is it just yourself carrying your child’s heart in yours? Do you have other children? A partner? A pet? You may not have what s ... Read on »
Article about anencephaly by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility A friend shared this article and I thought it was very well written. It shares many reasons why a baby with anencephaly should not be aborted. Some of the points made rea ... Read on »
Day 13 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Book: Have you read a book about grief that helped you immensely in your journey of grief? Please feel welcome to share the book and links to where it can be purchased so ... Read on »
Day 12 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Article: Have you read an article about grief that you would love to share with everyone? Maybe it is something from Still Standing Magazine or a blog post from your fav ... Read on »
Day 11 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Emotional Triggers: What triggers emotions associated with grief for you? Is it the weather? A scent? Photos? Places? Holidays? Words? Certain people? I think the bet ... Read on »
Day 10 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Beliefs: Do you have a certain belief about what happens to us after we die? You might believe that we go to a heaven or you might believe that our bodies eventually turn ... Read on »
Day 9 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Music: This might be hard to capture in a photograph so why not post a youtube clip of a piece of music that reminds your of your baby/ies/child/ren. Why this piece of mu ... Read on »
Day 8 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Color: What color/s do you represent your baby? Why that color/s? If you can tell anything from this blog then you might easily gather that the color I associate wit ... Read on »
Day 7 ~ Capture Your Grief by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility You Now: Where are you in your grief right now? How are you feeling? How far have you come? Are you wrestling with anything? Is your heart heavier or lighter now? Ri ... Read on »
Day 6 ~ Ritual by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Ritual: Do you have any rituals to help get you through the day? Maybe it is a daily affirmation or prayer. It could be that you light a candle or recite a mantra etc. Do ... Read on »
Day 5 ~ Memory by Holly Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Memory: What memory do you have of your child that stands out for you the most? It may be a positive or negative memory. When you think of your child what is the first me ... Read on »