Today is National Rainbow Baby Day. For all my fellow moms and dads who are members of the Rainbow Baby Club: This post is for you.
If you’ve never experienced a pregnancy loss, chances are the term “rainbow baby” might not be familiar to you. If you know all too well what a rainbow baby is, know that you’re not alone.
Rainbow baby is the term used to describe a baby who is born after a miscarriage, pregnancy loss, or stillbirth. It signifies beauty and happiness (a rainbow) after something so dark and terrible. I have an 8-month-old rainbow baby and let me tell you, she is my brightest sunshine and the light I needed after going through the darkest, stormiest time in my life.
Here’s what I can tell you.
Full post written by my and published on Jacksonville Mom.