Carolyn, the creator behind the Mommy Ramblings blog, tragically lost her son, James (known as Ray), in a car accident in February 2020.
Carolyn, who has shared much of her family life with her followers, faced an unimaginable loss when her son James, affectionately called Ray by those close to him, was involved in a fatal car accident. The incident occurred on a highway in New York State, where Ray’s vehicle collided with a tractor-trailer. The news of his passing was shared with the Mommy Ramblings community, a group of followers who had come to know and care about Carolyn’s family through her blog and social media presence.
The outpouring of support from her online community was immediate and heartfelt, with many offering condolences and sharing in the family’s grief. Carolyn took to her blog and YouTube channel to express her sorrow and to celebrate Ray’s life, sharing memories and stories of his kindness, his love for his family, and his passion for life.
The loss of Ray was not only a personal tragedy for Carolyn and her family but also touched the hearts of many in the Mommy Ramblings community, who felt connected to the family through years of shared experiences and stories. The incident served as a stark reminder of the fragility of life and the importance of cherishing every moment with loved ones.