Stillborn: A father’s perspective

David Monteith shares what it is like for a father of a stillborn child and illuminates the experience of men and stillbirth. You lived what anybody gets…you got a lifetime. No more. No less. You got a Lifetime — Death from the Sandman by Neil Gaiman My daughter Grace lived a full life. A full…

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How to support grieving parents after the loss of a baby

A child dying is incredibly difficult to process, not only for the bereaved parents, but also their family and friends. Providing support after baby loss — whether from miscarriage or death after baby is born — is essential but it can be hard to know what to say or do to show that they have…

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Mums & Tots: How to help children when a loved one dies

It’s an inevitable part of life that at some point we will lose people we love. It’s hard enough for us as adults to process someone dying. Grief for children can be both similar and different from adults. I reached out to some parent bloggers for their advice. Whether your family has lost someone recently…

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Baby Loss Awareness Week: One mum’s story

Baby Loss Awareness Week takes place every 9-15 October and highlights the impact of baby loss. It’s an opportunity to get support and learn how you can help those who have experience baby loss. Here, Jennifer Reid shares her story of loss. At the end of the article, you’ll find resources and upcoming events. Get…

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Why I stopped sharing photos of my daughter on social media

  As a parent, should you be sharing photos of your child online? Vicky Smith featured her children frequently on her blog and social media. Now, as her eldest daughter has matured, she’s reconsidered. Is your online presence getting too big to feature your children on your blog and social media? One mother and influencer…

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