April 8, 2017
Reasons to be friends with a doula

10 Reasons to be Friends with a Doula

Doulas are some of the most fun people. The more of them I meet, the more I realize what awesome humans this profession attracts. And our […]
March 31, 2017
Don't clean up after child for postpartum doula

Please Don’t Clean for Your Postpartum Doula

Dear clients, I don’t ask you for many favors. But I’ve noticed a way that some of you are making more work for yourself after a […]
March 28, 2017
Doulas help families connect

Doulas Benefit the Entire Family

Bringing a child into the world is quite a feat! It deserves respect, and much of my job as a doula is to help with whatever is […]
March 23, 2017
Pregnant Woman on the Phone Interviewing Your Doula

A Guide to Interviewing Your Doula

It’s World World Doula Week! And now that you know why you might want a doula, you have to find the right one. So you’ll probably […]
March 22, 2017
Doulas support pregnant women

Why Would I Hire a Doula?

It’s World Doula Week! To celebrate, I’ll be publishing posts on some basics about doula support, and things you may want to know. Today, I’ll start […]
March 15, 2017
Stop light showing boundaries

What’s the One Thing You Need to be a Good Parent?

You need boundaries. I know. It probably sounded like I had a new gadget, or book that every parent should read. And instead, I’m just therapizing. […]
March 10, 2017
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Postpartum Recovery: Hair Shedding

Today in postpartum recovery, let’s talk hair. Or, since we’re in the habit of being honest, let’s talk about something that can be unsettling- hair shedding […]
March 8, 2017
Celebrating Friendship on International Women's Day

International Women’s Day: A Note of Gratitude

This International Women’s Day, I’m pausing to thank the women in my life. Thank you to my mother, and to those who have mothered me. Thank […]
March 7, 2017
Hope for postpartum depression

Postpartum Recovery: Postpartum Depression & Postpartum Anxiety

I’ve started a postpartum recovery series. And I had plans to write several posts about bodies before getting into what MOST people think of when they […]
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