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Blogs & Instagram Accounts about Child Loss & Grief

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Reading other people’s experiences made me feel less alone after Adrian’s death. These are more than 70 blogs and Instagram accounts about child loss and grief, with descriptions. You can also check out my blog at Miranda’s Blog and my Letters to Adrian.

Blogs & Instagram Accounts about Child Loss:

Abigail Waldron
Abigail experienced the loss of two children to stillbirth. She writes about infertility, miscarriage, and stillbirth, as well as faith and parenting. She has been featured in Still Standing Magazine, among others, and is the author if “Far as the Curse is Found; Searching for God in Infertility, Miscarriage, and Stillbirth”

After Chloe
Melo Garcia’s daughter Chloe died in 2011. She also lost her father in 2010, and her mother shortly after Chloe’s death. Melo blogs about life after loss, and also offers grief support through 1 on 1 coaching

Amie Lands, Author
Amie’s daughter Ruthie died 33 days after birth. Amie is a writer and author of several books for bereaved families. She has been published in Still Standing Magazine, and several newspapers

Ann-Maree Imrie
Ann-Maree is a social worker and author of You Could Have Been, written in memory of her stillborn son Xavier. She has been featured in several sites and newspapers, and offers a video blog

Avery’s Garden
Avery’s Garden is a registered 501(c)3 charity, providing custom artwork to bereaved families. They sell coloring books and other items created with this artwork to support the eventual creation of a treehouse sanctuary for bereaved families to visit

A Bed for My Heart
Angela Miller is a bereaved mother and author of You Are the Mother of All Mothers. She blogs and offers grief coaching via Zoom

Benjamin’s Light
Catherine’s son Benjamin was stillborn at 35 weeks in 2017. She documents weekly sunsets on her Instagram account, and blogs about stillbirth, TTC after loss, and life after loss. She is also a contributing author at Still Standing Magazine

Blue Sky & Lullaby
Till Heike’s daughter Claudia was stillborn in 2014. Till blogs about stillbirth, and is also a regular contributor to Still Aware, in addition to multiple other online magazines and newspapers

Brianna Scoggins
Brianna’s son Gavin was stillborn at 36 weeks in 2020. Brianna blogs about life and parenting after loss

Brunching with Grief
Hannah lost her daughter Senna to stillbirth at term in 2016. She blogs today about child loss, grief, and the importance of mental health

Capricious Fitness
Sky Edwards is a bereaved mother and advocate for mental health, fitness, and body positivity

Colours of a Rainbow
Raising awareness of Sepsis and GBS in honor of Violet

The Cooper Project
Jen started the Cooper Project after the loss of her son Cooper in 2016. Jen sells jewelry in her Etsy shop in order to fund the donation of necklaces to bereaved parents. She also blogs, shares other families’ stories, and is the founder of the Pink and Blue Awareness project

Dear Millie
Bryan and Moriah Clifton’s daughter Millie Grace was stillborn at 20 weeks in 2018. Dear Millie is a blog about stillbirth and life and after loss. The site also sells cards and shirts

Doggie Bags Not Diaper Bags
Amy’s son Asher was stillborn at 32 weeks. Amy blogs about stillbirth, infertility, parenting after loss, and her adorable furbaby. She is also the co-founder of the Lucky Anchor Project and has been featured in Still Standing Magazine, Sharing Magazine, and Scary Mommy, among others. She has also contributed to two books compiled by Emily Long

Emily Long LCMHC
Emily Long is a counselor, widow, and bereaved mother of two. She writes about child loss, grief, and mental health, and offers counseling services. She has also written and edited several books

Eva.Lasting Peace
Lori Larson’s daughter Eva died 22 days after birth in 2017. Lori blogs about life and loss, and has been published by Love What Matters

Facts About Miscarriage
Author Deanna Roy has experienced pregnancy loss multiple times. She created this site to share information and stories about pregnancy and pregnancy loss

Frazzled but Still Twinkling
A primary school teacher with a way with words, this blogger lost her son Tristan to a congenital heart defect. She writes today about child loss, life, parenting after loss, and grief

Ginny Limer
Ginny’s son Cullin died of SIDS in 2012. Ginny writes about grief and life after loss. She is also the founder of Scared SIDless and cofounder of @healsonwheels

Glow in the Woods
Glow in the Woods is a poetic community for bereaved parents. They publish pieces online, and also host a private discussion forum

The Grief Forest
Explore grief by way of a journey through a forest

Heather Del Castillo
Heather is a certified health coach whose son Miles was stillborn at term in 2019. She blogs about health, wellness, and grief

Here Comes the Sun
Nora blogs about the loss of her daughter Josie, and life after loss. She has been published in Scary Mommy and Share Magazine

Hope Blooms
Samantha Gorenstein’s son Reed Elliott died of a neurological injury just days after his birth. Samantha blogs and offers memorial boards and blankets for sale on her site

I am Here. Motherhood and the Magnitude of Child Loss.
“A spirited story-teller and adventure seeker, Reanna was living the life of her dreams unaware that the bottom was about to drop right out beneath her.” Reanna blogs about life after the loss of her toddler.

I am Mother to an Angel
Kerin Lee is a bereaved mother who has experienced the loss of multiple pregnancies. She sells custom jewelry, clothing, and other keepsakes to support provision of resources to bereaved families

Jaron’s Journey
Jessica’s son Jaron Isaiah (“Baby J”) died 2 days after birth due to Cornelia de Lange Syndrome. Jessica blogs about grief and life after loss, and shares information about Cornelia de Lange Syndrome.

Just Playing House
Emily Graham’s son Cameron died at age 7. She blogs today about child loss, grief, and life after loss. She also offers space for guest posts, and custom t-shirts in her shop

Katja Faber
Katja’s son Alex was murdered in 2014. She writes today child loss and grief, and has been featured in Still Standing Magazine

Keisha Well, Therapist & Author
Keisha is a professional counselor and contributing writer at SHARE Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support. She is the author of “From Three Heartbeats to One; A Gentle Companion Offering Hope in Grieving Pregnancy and Infant Loss”

Kierra Butcher
Kierra is a photographer, artist, and speaker on miscarriage awareness and support. She hosts guest post stories on her blog, and sells custom portraits, jewelry, clothing, and other mementos on her site

The Legacy of Leo
Leo Phoenix was stillborn at 37 weeks, 4 days in 2017. His mothers blog about stillbirth and life after loss. They also host #babylosshour, weekly on Twitter

Lennon in the Sky With Diamonds
Christie-Leigh’s son Lennon George was stillborn at 41 weeks in 2016. Christie writes about her pregnancy and the story of Lennon

Life After Infant Loss
Morgan was born at 28 weeks in 2018 after his parents were in a car accident. He passed away one month later

Lindsay Marie Gibson
Lindsay is a writer and author of “Just Be; How my Stillborn Son Taught me to Surrender” and “Just Be Guide: Steps to Healing Trauma”. She also hosts the “Just Be” podcast

Love and Loss Podcast
A podcast with interviews from parents, siblings, and medical professionals involved in pregnancy or infant loss

Love Notes to Theodore
Written in honor of Theodore Rutherford Williams, who died of a congenital heart defect shortly after birth in 2015

The Lewis Note
Rachel Lewis has experienced multiple pregnancy losses. She blogs about child loss, infertility, pregnancy and parenting after loss, and foster care and adoption. Rachel has been published in Pregnancy After Loss Support, Still Standing Magazine, The Today Show, and Upworthy, as well as several other venues

Letters to Jude
Jude was stillborn at 32 weeks in 2014. His mother blogs through letter-writing, and offers publication of anonymous letters on her site

Lilah Violet, Stillborn, Still Born, Still Loved
Kayla Marie’s daughter Lilah was stillborn at 28 weeks in 2020. Kayla blogs about stillbirth and life after loss

Lindsey M Henke, The Motherhood Therapist
Lindsey is a therapist specializing in helping parents through infertility, perinatal loss, and pregnancy after loss. Her work is informed by the personal experience of losing her daughter Nora to stillbirth in 2012. Lindsey is also the founder and Executive Director of Pregnancy After Loss Support (PALS), and has been featured in Still Standing Magazine and Scary Mommy, among many others.

Mabel’s Garden
Lyndell Maree is a photographer and mother to 3 children. She planted a garden in honor of her daughter Mabel, and also blogs and sells clothing and prints on her site

Maddie and Rossi
Franky’s son Rossi was stillborn in 2016, and his sister was born prematurely the following year. Franky has been published in Still Standing Magazine and Love What Matters, among others. Franky sells art prints, cards, custom portraits and more through her Etsy store, and donates a portion of all proceeds to the Global Alliance to Prevent Prematurity and Stillbirth

Mary L Tabor
Writer Mary Tabor’s son Benjamin died in 2017. Mary blogs about many things, but often about Ben and his death

Megan Stringfellow
Megan is an artist and parent who has experienced several miscarriages. Her experience with loss informs her art, which she sells on Etsy

Mothering Through Grief
Maria Strohmeyer Blair Elise was stillborn at 32 weeks in 2020. Maria writes about stillbirth, providing factual resources and advocating for stillbirth prevention

Anjulie has experienced multiple miscarriages, including the loss of her daughter Summer at 19 weeks in 2020. She writes about the full spectrum of the loss and grief experience, and also offers a beautiful section on processing grief

Natalie Rensi
Natalie’s son Mac Bryson was stillborn in 2012. Natalie is a health coach who blogs about child loss, fitness, and grief

Not a Hugger; Navigating Life with Thorns
Written by a “a non-hugging, introverted military spouse that travels the country,” this blog explores all aspects of the child loss and grief experience. Leah has been published in Still Standing Magazine and Love What Matters

Nothing Gold Can Stay Mamas
An Instagram account featuring weekly loss parent takeovers

Our Little Beastie Blog
Chris and Elizabeth’s son Oberon was diagnosed with health issues in utero, and passed away 33 days after birth. They blog today about grief and life and loss. Elizabeth also makes special Obie blankets and offers a pattern for others to crochet for deceased babies.

Poppy Rose
Sara Millen’s daughter Poppy Rose was stillborn at 28 weeks in 2018. Sara blogs about stillbirth and life after loss.

A Rainbow From Onyx
Ariel’s son Onyx was born prematurely and passed away in 2018. Ariel blogs about stillbirth and life and loss, and provides a place for other bereaved parents to share guest posts. She has been features in Café Mom, Good Morning America, Momspresso, and Still a Mama, among others

Spaces Between You
Elisha’s son Knox Owen passed away at daycare during his nap. Elisha blogs and also sells clothing and other mementos on her site

Still a Mommy
James and Emily Woodard’s son Kaius James was stillborn at 33 weeks in 2020. Emily blogs about stillbirth and life and loss

Still Mothers
Still Mothers is a community and support resource for women who are living a childless life after the death of their only child(ren), including loss at any age

Still Standing Magazine
Still Standing Magazine publishes stories of child loss and grief, including loss at any age

Thoughts on a Life Upended
Trent is a widow and bereaved seahorse parent. His son George died due to premature labor. Trent writes about multiple aspects of life, including child loss and grief

Tiny Peanut
Allana’s son Jack was born at 26 weeks in 2018, and died 19 days after birth. Allana blogs about life after loss, and also sells t-shirts and other garments for bereaved families and families parenting after loss

Two By Sea
Erin Caracci’s son Liam was stillborn in 2018. Erin blogs about motherhood, lifestyle, and marriage, and is also the founder of the Liam Caracci Foundation, supporting parents after stillbirth and infant loss

An Unexpected Family Outing
Rachel Whalen is one of the most popular bloggers in the child loss community. She’s been published in Scary Mommy, Pregnancy After Loss Support, and Still Standing magazine

When There Are No Words
Michelle writes about the loss of her twins Stella and Joy, stillbirth, and life after loss

Wood Nails and Cotton
Jessica Taylor creates comics and physical art in support of pregnancy and infant loss. She sells art pieces, prints, and her book about miscarriage in her store

Zoe Clark-Coates
Zoe has written three books on the experience of child loss and grief. Her website contains links to articles, press releases, and videos of guest appearances

Blogs & Instagram Accounts about Grief in General:

Angel E. Morris
Ange Morris is a writer and massage therapist. She writes for both the bereaved and those who support them, and she shares quotes on her Instagram account

Curve Ball Media
Beth Armstrong hosts this podcast, interviewing bereaved parents and other people who have experience drastic midlife changes and tragedy

The Grief Girl
Lidia blogs as Grief Girl in honor of her father, but her posts and information are applicable to wide range of griefs. She also shares beautiful images and quotes

Grief Unfolding
Good Instagram account about all aspects of grief

Things I Should Have Asked
This site hosts letters to the dead, specifically for things we wish we could have asked while they were still alive

What’s Your Grief
Resources, courses, and a podcast about grief and supporting loved ones through loss. They also sell booklets, cards, and other items in their shop

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