• Grandmas Grieve, Too

    11 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    October marks four years since my sweet four-month-old granddaughter, Lainey , passed away from SIDS. President Reagan, who proclaimed October as National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month , said it best: “When a child loses his parent they are called an orphan. When a spouse loses his or her partner they are called a widow or widower. When a parent loses a child there isn't a word to describe them.” It is the same when a grandparent loses their grandchild.
    My granddaughter Lainey was born in June of 2016. We were so happy to have a child in the family with a summer birthday. She...
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