Log In Sign Up

Mother's Day Blessing

Forum: Stillbirth


Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to [email protected].

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To Stillbirth LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
May 24th, 2007, 05:26 AM
Sugar+Spicex3's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Ohio
Posts: 2,010
This past Mother's Day, I was talking to a new friend on Yahoo. We got on the subject of Medflight somehow. She told me how her brother-in-law has been a flight nurse for 20 years. I told her how I used Medflight to transfer to a larger, state-of-the-art hospital after PROM at 23wks 13yrs ago. This is a really small area and she remembered her brother-in-law telling her and her husband about us, how horrible he felt for me, etc. (I always cry when I talk about Alexys... I'm tearing up now.) My new friend said "Maybe that is why we are talking today...the Medflight connection...she is telling you happy mommy's day. Little messages to let you know she is allright and she loves you." That did not even occur to me until she said it. Its been 13yrs and I still miss her. I wonder now how many other messages she's sent to me that I missed. Anyway, it made me smile and was truly a blessing on Mother's Day.
<div align="center">

Reply With Quote
May 24th, 2007, 06:41 AM
Brittanie's Avatar just me
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Littleton, CO
Posts: 43,573
That's beautiful. I sometimes think I'm missing messages too.

For instance: DH and I live 2 hours away from Yellowstone Nat'l Park/Grand Teton Nat'l Park. The first time we went was in early October 2005. I said the whole time that all I wanted to see was a moose. We didn't see one. And we went several times in 2006. I never saw a moose. It became this HUGE thing. Well, we ended up spreading Cora's ashes out on the water of Jenny Lake in the Grand Tetons. We went up to visit on Cora's angelversary. We wanted to then go up into Yellowstone, but the south entrance was still closed. So, we turned around, very depressed.

And on the way back to Jackson we saw 2 moose. TWO of them. It was almost like Cora was sending them to me to cheer me up. I finally got to see my moose.

Silly, but sometimes you have to look past the silliness.

My grandmother's first was stillborn. It's been over 55 years for her, and she still misses her baby. We always will, no matter how much time has passed.
Thanks to babydoll213 for the siggy! My kids' blog Cora's blog

Reply With Quote
May 24th, 2007, 09:25 AM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Arizona
Posts: 4,715
That is really sweet and beautiful. Thank you for sharing.
<div align="center"></div>
<div align="center"></div>
<div align="center"></div>
<div align="center"></div>
Reply With Quote

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:44 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0