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A Passion is Born

My interest in doulas and childbirth didn’t occur until my senior year of college. But my coursework had been silently laying the groundwork for this path for many years. 545 more words

Birth

Help! My baby has gone back to nursing every 2 hours!

Please share this not only with nursing mothers, but with those surrounding her too.
Mothers need nurturing too, especially during these times and sadly it’s these times that mothers tend to swap to bottle feeding, only to regret it a few weeks down the line.

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Doula

A doula is someone who has a formal qualification either specifically as a doula or as a midwife.
A doula can be used during pregnancy to support the mother emotionally and assist with any questions, help prepare the baby’s room and pack the hospital bag. 137 more words

Doula

This Is Home Birth

An honor to attend my fifteenth birth and my third home birth. I’ve never seen Kristi’s husband and daughter so happy, and Kristi was her usual sweet, sweet self. 49 more words

Pregnancy

Why Kim Kardashian didn't do the placenta cause any favors

If you’re a Kardashian watcher (shamefully) like me, you know the episode. Kim is pregnant and hears about eating placentas. She’s interested, but her family thinks its weird. 1,061 more words

New Mama

Welcome!

Whenever and however you give birth,

your experience will impact

your emotions, your mind, your body, and your spirit

for the rest of your life.

- Ina May Gaskin

Doula

My Ideal Client.

Recently at an interview, I was asked the following question:

“What is your ideal client, and why?”

I think that might be one of the most intelligent questions I have ever been asked.

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Pregnancy & Birth