My two cents: Coronavirus

Hello friends! Right now, I'm confident every pregnant woman is wondering in the back of her mind, "How will this affect my birthing...

Miscarriage Support

Last week I had the honor of supporting a mother through a planned home birth of her miscarried daughter, who died at 13 weeks gestation....

Hello!

Well, hello there friends!  It’s been awhile!  I am thrilled to announce that I will once again be accepting clients for the remainder of...

Taking a Break from my Doula Work

As we venture into 2015, I feel I am ready to begin a new journey down a new path- a path that consists of more family time and a...

How to Speak to a Laboring Woman

Recently I was this reading article by Dr. Buckly about the hormones of labor, how they function, and the purpose of this amazing...

How to Choose a Doula

So you’ve heard about doulas and learned what we do and don’t do.  You’ve done some reading and realize that you want the birth of your...

Getting Back in to My Doula Work

Hello!  Well, I’ve had another baby!  It was a little different this time because it was my first birth after becoming a certified doula....

Welcome Baby M.!

Baby Girl M. was born at Nativiti Birth Center after a non-interventive labor, and it was a lovely labor and birth as Mama was able to...

Welcome Baby Q.!

The birth of Baby Q. was long-anticipated by Mom and Dad.  I was hired early on in Mom’s pregnancy so that she could prepare herself in...

Should A Doula Write Birth Stories?

Eek, has it really been over 2 months since my last post?  How embarrassing!  Truth be told, in addition to gestating my own child,...

Welcome Baby D.!

Early morning on Tuesday August 6, I started getting some texts from Dad suggesting that Mom was in early labor.  Those early morning...

Welcome Baby A.!

The birth of Baby A. was beautiful and peaceful.  Mom and I have been friends for several years, and when she asked me be her doula at...

Welcome Baby D.!

Well this birth story is a little overdue, but it’s one that I wanted to share anyways because of the awesomeness of it!  Mama had been...

A New Addition

I’m pregnant!  Yay!  My past clients know that I looooove babies and though I have three on earth, I have always had it pressed on my...

My VBAC: A Guest Post

This guest post is written by a former client who wanted to share her VBAC success story!  She delivered at St. Luke’s Hospital in The...

Welcome Baby M.!

The day before Easter is, in my extended family, crawfish boil day!  We celebrate being together and this year we were also celebrating...