2020 Holiday Gift Guide: for the grieving mama


Looking for something thoughtful to give to a bereaved mama this Christmas? I’ve compiled a list of some of my favorite products to give to a friend who may be hurting this season. 

*This post is not sponsored and I did not receive any compensation for these recommendations. Consider this an honest recommendation of 20 of my favorite products (based on personal experience or the recommendation of fellow loss mama friends) that were too wonderful not to share. 

1. “Birthstone Necklace” from Mignon and Mignon on Etsy - $12 https://www.etsy.com/listing/656895401/birthstone-necklace-grandma-necklace 

2. “Wear My Initial Necklace” from Laurelbox - $31 (also available in child sizes for $24) https://www.laurelbox.com/collections/jewelry/products/wear-my-initial-necklace-in-gold 

3. “Teardrop Cutout Stud Earrings” from Bottle of Tears - $45 https://www.bottleoftears.com/shop/teardrop-cutout-stud-earrings-14k-gold-fill-or-sterling-silver

4. “Holding Onto Hope: A Pathway Through Suffering to the Heart of God” by Nancy Guthrie - $12.99 https://www.amazon.com/Holding-Hope-Pathway-through-Suffering/dp/1414312962 

5. “I Will Carry You” by Angie Smith - $12.99 https://www.amazon.com/Will-Carry-You-Sacred-Dance/dp/080546428X 

6. “Seeded Hope Necklaces” - various styles. Browse for necklaces acknowledging miscarriage, stillbirth, surrogacy, birth mothers, adoption, infertility, etc. https://www.seededhope.com/shop-online 

7. “When God Doesn’t Fix It” by Laura Story - $17.70 https://www.amazon.com/When-God-Doesnt-Fix-Lessons/dp/0718036972/ 

8. “The Scars that Have Shaped Me: How God Meets Us in Suffering” by Vaneetha Rendall Risner https://www.amazon.com/Scars-That-Have-Shaped-Suffering/dp/1539506584 

9. “Porcelain Ornaments” from A Beautiful Remembrance - $49 https://www.abeautifulremembrance.com/collections/ornaments-1/products/porcelain-ornaments-baby-footprints-with-printed-text-on-back 

10. “In Memory Preserved Boxwood Wreath” from Laurelbox - $38 https://www.laurelbox.com/collections/shop-all-holiday/products/in-memory-teardrop-swa

11. “Custom Wire Names” from Grace and Salt/Keary Dee on Etsy - $3 https://www.etsy.com/listing/576025557/custom-wire-names-gold-rose-gold-or 

12. “He Holds All Things Together 2021 Calendar” from Gracelaced - $32 https://gracelaced.com/products/he-holds-all-things-together-2021-calendar-single 

13. “Grieve, Create, Believe: Process Your Loss with Intention and Truth” by Rachel George -$16.99 https://www.amazon.com/Grieve-Create-Believe-Process-Intention/dp/0578617196/

14. “I'll Remember with You Any Time Sympathy Card” from Pixel & Stitch on Etsy - $7.25  https://www.etsy.com/listing/694940165/ill-remember-with-you-anytime-sympathy 

15. And if not, He is still good Ornament” from Hickory Home Co on Etsy - $16.50 https://www.etsy.com/listing/885168078/he-is-still-good-christmas-ornament-2020 

16. “Custom Painted Ornaments” from Love Offering by Josefina Sanders - $25 https://loveoffering.co/products/custom-ornaments 

17. “It is Well Art Print” from Little Things Studio on Etsy - $23    https://www.etsy.com/listing/852667865/it-is-well-art-print-light

18. “Vintage Inkwell Bottle” from Bottle of Tears - $28 https://www.bottleoftears.com/shop/vintage-ink-well-bottle 

19. “Do You See What I See Ornament” from Laurelbox - $20 https://www.laurelbox.com/collections/shop-all-holiday/products/heaven-side-holiday-ornament

20. “Customizable Memorial Ornament” from Bella and Oak Gifts on Etsy - $14 https://www.etsy.com/listing/891566057/memorial-ornament-personalized-for