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What is a Postpartum Doula?

Hello there! Welcome to the page where all the information about postpartum doulas resides! If you're coming from the 'What is a birth doula?' page then go ahead and skip forward to the first bolded headline. If you're here because you've already given birth to a beautiful little one and are looking for some support… Continue reading What is a Postpartum Doula?

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What is a Birth Doula?

I'm sure if you're here you either know what a doula is or are at least curious? I know you can visit the Birth Services Page or the Postpartum Services Page to read my general services, but below is an explain for the nitty gritty of it all. Defining what a doula is, what they do, and… Continue reading What is a Birth Doula?

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Postpartum Nutrition

When you are pregnant, your body goes through a series of changes that occur gradually over a nine-month period.  After childbirth your body goes through another series of changes that occur much more rapidly. Proper nutrition is helpful in easing some of the typical postpartum discomforts during the recovery period.  Dietary fiber in the form… Continue reading Postpartum Nutrition

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Gestational Diabetes

Recently I discovered that I have diabetes and high blood pressure running through the family genes. This is a concern to me for two reasons: 1. I don't want to have either of those issues now or later in life and 2. I don't want to develop gestational diabetes (GD) when I eventually decide to… Continue reading Gestational Diabetes

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Parlez-Vous Français?

Good Morning Everyone! Today is going to be a short and sweet post because I've put my writing on the back burner. Anyways a fun fact about me is that I've studied the French Language for over 12 years. I super enjoy the complexities as well as knowing what other people are saying in a… Continue reading Parlez-Vous Français?

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Postpartum Plan

Everyone always talks about the birth plan and where you're going to give birth. While this is very important it is not the end game. At the end of your birth you have a baby. This may sound simplistic and obvious but many couples don't think about what they're going to do with the baby… Continue reading Postpartum Plan