Placenta Encapsulation – Location Matters

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When it comes to placenta encapsulation, many think that there is a special, lab-sterile space where the placenta is taken to be processed. You may envision an entirely stainless steel space. Perhaps a place like a restaurant kitchen. A place … Read More

Postpartum Doulas – What Do They Do?

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  When most growing families hear postpartum doula, they often think of postpartum depression. Here are our “Top 3” fast facts about postpartum doula care and the benefits to your growing family. 1. Your postpartum doula is your personal guide … Read More

What to Read: Pregnancy, Birth & Postpartum

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There are many ways to gather the information you seek about your pregnancy and upcoming delivery. You can take childbirth education classes, or search the internet for your specific questions. You may talk to friends and family, or read one … Read More

Stretch Marks: The Changing Landscape of Your Pregnant Body

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  Congratulations! You’re pregnant and your body is changing. While this is an exciting time it’s also a time of great change.  Changes to your body are happening and some of them you’re not so fond of. Like stretch marks. … Read More

Creating A VBAC Birth Plan

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As our clients begin to prepare for birth, the desire to explore their options is a common theme as they set out on their journey into parenthood. As doulas, we help clients navigate their options around their birth preferences, infant … Read More

Words of Affirmation

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We’ve heard the old phrase that talk is cheap but what if, talk is actually worth its weight in gold. Everyone seems to have a different relationship with using affirmations, as well as the belief in their power to work. … Read More

The Snoo: A Postpartum Doula’s Review

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As a postpartum doula, I have the opportunity to see what people are buying or receiving as gifts for their new babies—everything from newborn care needs, clothing, toys, convenience-based equipment, and many products in between. However, the one that never … Read More

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