There is SO much information out there about pregnancy, labor, birth, postpartum and the newborn stage of life. I bet that in the process of trying to learn and prepare for it all, you have had a moment of feeling totally overwhelmed. Don't worry, you aren't alone! Often times your appointments with your health care… Continue reading Secrets For Your Best Birth Experience That You May Never Hear From Your OB
This was so much fun to work on! Let me know if you want to see something different next time 🙂 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XwyIL7K_Lis&t=59s
As many of you may know, I took the month of August off (no clients due in this month, though I did still work "on call" as an RN) from doula work. My primary reason for this going in to this month was to focus on all of the things I needed to get done… Continue reading 3 Things I Learned in August (and What is Next)
I have SO many clients that are afraid, even terrified, of a Cesarean. They are aiming for a natural birth, planning for relax and endure labor contractions and have the right mindset to be successful. But, sometimes things happen and plans change! If you missed my Facebook Live (that was cut short by a "it's… Continue reading So you’re having a C- Section… now what?
Some of you may know that my background is in the medical field. I went to the Nursing School at Texas A&M University and graduated with my Bachelor's. I am a Registered Nurse and work for out of hospital birthing centers when not doula-ing (such a fun verb ;)), and love it! So, when I… Continue reading 3 Things I Did NOT Expect When Becoming a Doula