I asked in some local mom groups for some questions they had regarding all things pregnancy/birth/baby/doula related. Here’s the questions I got asked, and the answers to them. Let me start off with the preface that doulas are not midwives. We are not medical professionals. We do not take your blood pressure, check your cervix […]

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June 8, 2016

Q&A with Doula Sarah

We are days away from the 4 year anniversary of the Leap Day Tornado. The news channels are doing their coverage of things going on in the town to remember the lives lost on that terrible day. It is a very emotional time that comes around every February. My family and I were extremely fortunate […]

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February 25, 2016

I needed a doula when an EF4 tornado destroyed my town.

It’s no secret that lots of loving happens on Valentines Day! Maybe your partner has a special night all planned out for the two of you. Perhaps you are the one doing the date night organizing. Do you think he forgot what day it is (again)? To come in the door and see rose petals […]

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February 12, 2016

A little extra this Valentine’s Day.

Congratulations! You’re pregnant! But you’ve had a cesarean previously and are nervous about if you can have a vaginal delivery this time or not. Good news! The odds are ever in your favor that you can VBAC! Here are some tips from a 2 time VBAC mom. Find a truly supportive provider. You may need […]

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January 29, 2016

Tips for achieving a VBAC.

It’s no secret our society has over sexualized women’s breasts. It’s too common of an occurrence that a woman is scolded and shamed for feeding her child the way nature intended in public. People like to rebuttal that urination is also natural but they don’t do that in public. This is an idiotic statement because […]

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January 24, 2016

If breasts were made for men…