So you’ve decided you want a doula on your birth team. You’ve set up interviews, and you’re excited to meet each of these wonderful women. But what do you ask in the interview? Here are some ideas of things you should include in that initial consultation with each doula you consider. 1. What brought youContinue reading “7 Questions to Ask a Doula”
It’s been awhile since I added a new blog, so I thought it was about time for an update. I’m hard at work studying with a fantastic Christian doula program! It’s called The Elite Doula and Co, and provides training for both birth and postpartum doulas, as well as filling in all of the neededContinue reading “Updates and Exciting News!”
When you get pregnant, your body begins making shifts and changes you may not even notice at first. Hormones adjust and increase, ready to create the perfect nourishing space for new life to grow. Then come the nine months of growth, both for baby, and you! Parts of you stretch that you didn’t even knowContinue reading “Beginning again…”
early second trimester anxiety, between first trimester symptoms and second trimester baby movement, how to cope
when you feel like you’re in labor and they tell you you’re not, it can be so discouraging! here are my tips for getting through an extended labor.
a blog about expecting change during pregnancy and birth, and how to move through it and have the experience you are looking for
she who serves a doula walks alongside you during your pregnancy, whispering the answers to all the questions you’re desperate, but maybe too nervous, to ask. a doula is the voice on the other end of the phone at 10:41pm when you wonder “is this normal?” a doula is the warm compress on your back,Continue reading “what is a doula?”
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