Waiting for Baby

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Those final weeks of pregnancy are often so hard.  It’s such an exciting and often uncomfortable time!  Some women will experience Braxton-Hicks contractions, others will have pre-labor or early labor like bouts of contractions that can lead to frustration and … Read More

Fear and Birth

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I came across a quote this morning that has had me ruminating about using it for a blog post all day. Fear and its impact on birth is a fascinating topic to me.  As a doula, I’ve seen fear hinder … Read More

How did I get here?

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Someone recently asked me why I became a doula.  Why did I choose this profession? Why would I choose to get called out at 3am and leave my warm bed in the middle of the night to go to work … Read More

Burger King Birth

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Funny title, I know. The statements of “buy the hospital ticket, buy the hospital ride” or “you can’t go to McDonalds and order a steak, you can’t plan to give birth in the hospital and have a natural birth” have … Read More

Tucson Doulas

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We are so excited to announce that Tucson’s most experienced doulas, Angela Horn and Kyleen Sherwood, have joined forces to create southern Arizona’s premier maternity services agency!  Together they have more than 20 years of experience here in Tucson, and … Read More