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Things they don't tell you about the Postpartum Period

So, you’re pregnant!? Congratulations, you’re growing a tiny human. Now starts the time when you get elbows deep in research. What’s the best for my baby? 887 more words

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Bottle or Breast? You Know What's Best! - A Photographic Journey

Most of you know that I am a HUGE breastfeeding advocate! I seriously love breastfeeding my babies. I love seeing and taking breastfeeding photos. I love that there has been SO much support for breastfeeding spreading through our country in the last several months. 401 more words

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Birth Talk: Share, Connect, Support

Thursday, September 10, 2015 7-9pm Kill Devil Hills Library

Birth Talk is a casual gathering for conversation and a place to ask questions, share experiences, support each other’s struggles and triumphs, and connect with others in the community. 102 more words

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Official Announcement!!

First, I just want to say how excited and blessed I am to be able to work with a great team of like minded, professional women. 558 more words

Birth Work

A Doula with H.E.A.R.T.

I’ve never officially certified with any doula organization. I’ve taken multiple and advanced doula trainings, gleaned wisdom, and continue to serve my clients faithfully and professionally. 270 more words

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You never know 'til it is.

I just finished my DONA International birth doula workshop.

What do you even say?

I learned so much.

I learned (more) about late-term pregnancy, labour signs, stages of labour, comfort measures in those labour stages and how they work (or don’t work) for women and their partners, breastfeeding, not breastfeeding, informed choice (always and forever one of my favourite things), how to conduct myself in an initial interview, that women in Russia are badasses when it comes to birthing their babies, and that… 914 more words

What is a "Bereavement" Doula?

The Greek word “doula” can be translated as “woman who serves”, and is most often used today to describe a person who is trained to support parents through their pregnancy, birth, and post-partum time. 680 more words

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