Jump to content

Support needed (sensitive)


  • Please log in to reply
146 replies to this topic

#1 22Fruitmincepies

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:08 PM

A beautiful EB member’s baby was stillborn late last year. She is hurting so much, but doesn’t feel up to reaching out for support here. So with her permission, I’m starting a thread for her. I know that she will be reading.

#2 Mrs Zee

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:09 PM

I am so sorry for her loss. 💕

#3 JBH

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:12 PM

I am thinking of her, and of her precious baby.

#4 twin2

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:16 PM

I'm so sorry thinking of her and her baby

#5 Nobodyelse

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:18 PM

I'm so sorry for her loss. I hope she's doing ok.

#6 SelceLisbeth

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:18 PM

Dear EBer, I am so terribly sorry for your terrible loss. I am saddened to hear that you are having a rough time. Please consider reaching out to local loss groups. I think a part of most people's grief is a feeling overwhelming isolation. I hope you can feel some comfort from this thread.

#7 BlackBetty

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:19 PM

Sending love. I hope tomorrows sunshine warms you soul and helps lighten your heavy heart xx

#8 Mumma3

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:21 PM

Dear EB sister, I’m so sorry for the loss of your precious and beautiful little one. I’m hope you and your partner have loving people around you to share in your grief.
Be gentle with yourself and with each other, and know that when you are ready to share, there are many EB members who would love to hear about your baby.
Much love.

#9 Mooples

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:24 PM

Sending big hugs, I am so sorry for your loss. I hope you feel ready to reach out for support soon xx

#10 maryanneK

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:26 PM

I'm so, truly very sorry for your loss, whoever you are.
Its just the most desperately sad thing. My heart breaks for you.

#11 Future-self

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:37 PM

Oh how heartbreaking.
I'm just so sad that you and your family are having to endure such a loss.
Thinking of you

#12 littleboysmum

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:37 PM

I am so devastated to hear of the loss of your beautiful baby. Please know that we are all here for support and that there are also a number of really great support services such as Bears of Hope. A good psychologist who specialises in women’s health/ pregnancy and infant loss can also be invaluable as you negotiate the rough waters of grief. Please know you are not alone. My heart is aching for you.

#13 Islander

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:37 PM

I’m so sad for you and yours. Such a huge grief. Xx

#14 cvbn

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:40 PM

Thinking of you and your dear little one.

#15 MooGuru

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:43 PM

I'm so sorry for your loss.
If you ever want to talk about your beautiful baby,  PM me,  I'd love to know about your little one and how you are going.

I know of a great psych who specialises in infant loss based in western Sydney- my friend found her very helpful.
She also accessed support through SAND.

Man reality is a real b**ch sometimes.

#16 little lion

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:43 PM

I’m so sorry for the loss of your precious baby. If one day you feel up to telling us about your child, we would love to share that with you.

#17 *cough*

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:44 PM

I’m so sorry for your loss. I can’t imagine how you are feeling. Sending you love and strength xx

#18 Pink Flamingo

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:46 PM

Thinking of you and your beautiful angel. I’m so sorry for your loss 💜Xx

#19 MrsPuddleduck

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:55 PM

If she would like to talk to someone who understands, she is more than welcome to PM me.

It is the worst, worst thing; and so unfair.

#20 Seven of Nine

Posted 06 February 2019 - 08:58 PM

I'm so sorry this has happened to you and to your little one EBer. It is so unfair. Your precious baby will not be forgotten. Sending love.

#21 Soontobegran

Posted 06 February 2019 - 09:00 PM

How heartbreaking.
Dear EB member......I am so so sorry and sad that you lost your precious baby. We are here if you do want to talk.


Thank you 22 fmp for letting us know.

#22 Lifesgood

Posted 06 February 2019 - 09:01 PM

I'm so sorry for your loss, I can't imagine the grief you must be experiencing. My heart goes out to you.

If and when you feel ready I would love to hear about your baby. Also if and when you are ready please share how you feel and how you are managing hour to hour, day to day. It must be such a struggle and may help to discuss it here.

PS. Thanks OP for starting this thread, it is very kind of you.

#23 Bethlehem Babe

Posted 06 February 2019 - 09:02 PM

Sending you love and support.

I’m so very sorry that this has happened.

#24 fouronthefloor

Posted 06 February 2019 - 09:09 PM

Thinking of you and your beautiful precious baby

#25 Mishu

Posted 06 February 2019 - 09:09 PM

I’m so very sorry for your loss. Life is just so unfair to some. I’m thinking of you and your baby tonight.

And if you ever feel up to sharing, we would love to hear more about your beautiful baby.




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

'My parenting style is Survivalist'

A helicopter or tiger mum, I am not.

8 mums reveal their favourite nappy bags

We asked a bunch of mums which nappy bags they love the most.

Why you shouldn't bother throwing a big first birthday party

If you're feeling the pressure to host an all-out, over-the-top shindig for your baby's birthday, I hereby grant you permission to throw the rules out the window.

The 24 baby names on the verge of extinction this year

If you're on the hunt for the perfect baby name and don't want a chart-topper like Oliver or Olivia, then do we have the list for you.

'My mum doesn't seem that interested in my baby'

Q: My mother and I have always been close, but now that I have a baby, she has not helped out as much as I thought she would.

New guidelines: "Bottle-feeding mums need support too"

Breast is best, but mums who can't, or choose not to breastfeed need support too.

Dads also struggle to 'have it all', study finds

Men and women both experience work-family conflict.

Language development may start in the womb

Study found babies can recognise foreign languages before birth.

Meet the baby born from an embryo frozen for 24 years

Experts say little Emma is a record breaking baby.

 
Advertisement
 

Top 5 Articles

Advertisement
 
 
 

From our network

Five things you need to know about flu and pregnancy

As the 2017 flu season begins in earnest, here?s what you need to know to protect yourself and baby.

Mum tips to keep your pre-baby budget in check

Money might be funny in a rich man's world (or so ABBA told us), but for the rest of us it's a major consideration – particularly before having a baby.

5 easy ways to make your maternity leave last longer

Maternity leave is a special time for you, your partner and your new little bundle. The last thing you want is for financial worries to stand in the way of that joy.

10 ways to keep your 'buying for baby' costs down

Becoming a parent is full of surprises – not least of all finding out that, for such small beings, babies cause a lot of chaos and expense.

5 ways to prepare to go from two incomes to one

Here are some ideas for getting that budget in shape, ready for being a one income family.

 

Baby Names

Need some ideas?

See what names are trending this year.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.