What Is A Rainbow Baby & What Is Rainbow Baby Day?
MISCARRIAGE | PREGNANCY | TRYING TO CONCEIVE

What Is A Rainbow Baby & What Is Rainbow Baby Day?

Before I experienced a miscarriage, I had no idea what a “Rainbow Baby” was. However, after experiencing recurrent pregnancy loss, the term took on an important meaning in our family. A “Rainbow Baby” is a baby that is born after a miscarriage, stillbirth or after the loss of an infant. Many people refer to them…

Why I Share About My Miscarriages & Why You Should Find An Online Community
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Why I Share About My Miscarriages & Why You Should Find An Online Community

In 2019, I experienced three early-pregnancy losses and was diagnosed with recurrent pregnancy loss due to unexplained secondary infertility. (You can read more about that here.) Last year, in 2020, we finally had our triple “Rainbow Baby” and yet, I still talk about our miscarriages and post about them on Instagram. Why? Well, simply put,…

Unexplained Secondary Infertility – Revelations I Had On My Journey
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Unexplained Secondary Infertility – Revelations I Had On My Journey

During 2019, I had three miscarriages. Doctors couldn’t tell us the reason for our losses, and since we had a daughter who had been born in 2017 without complications, we ended up with the diagnosis of unexplained secondary infertility. According to the World Health Organization defines secondary infertility as “[w]hen a woman is unable to…

Miscarriage Gift Ideas For Loved Ones Experiencing Loss
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Miscarriage Gift Ideas For Loved Ones Experiencing Loss

It can be hard to know what is appropriate to give someone who is experiencing a miscarriage. If you’re reading this article, chances are that you know someone who has recently had a miscarriage. As someone who had three miscarriages in a single year, I know that the people around me had a really hard…

Recovering From A Miscarriage: Things That Have Helped Me
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Recovering From A Miscarriage: Things That Have Helped Me

Chances are, there aren’t many people in your personal life that understand the personal hell you are going through right now – miscarriage recovery. Unless a person has gone through a miscarriage, they have absolutely no capacity to understand. Instead of resenting them for their ignorance, try to be glad that they have never faced…

How Pregnancy Is Different After Miscarriage
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How Pregnancy Is Different After Miscarriage

In January, my husband and I had a miscarriage. (You can read about that experience here.) Then, in April, we found out that we were pregnant again after trying to conceive for one cycle. Though we felt INCREDIBLY lucky and excited, we knew immediately that pregnancy after miscarriage was going to be an unique journey….

Trying To Conceive After Miscarriage: Things I’ve Learned
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Trying To Conceive After Miscarriage: Things I’ve Learned

In January of this year, I had a missed miscarriage and a D&C. (Read my story here.) This month, we started the process of trying to conceive after miscarriage. After I had my miscarriage, I was very passionate about not letting other women suffer through the aftermath of their loss alone. With that in mind,…