Mother's need their postpartum period to rest, recover and connect with their infants but often, rather than being nurtured and encouraged they find themselves exhausted, overwhelmed and burnt out. What can we do to reverse this detrimental trend? Mothers truly deserve so much more.
The Benefits of Dad's & Doulas in Birth Some families are unsure of how a doula would fit into their birth and if professional support is right for their family. This can be difficult to determine, especially if you have never given birth before and there are many questions to ask. Will a doula's support... Continue Reading →
When my daughter was born I caught her with my own two hands and I was absolutely elated! I have never felt so empowered, proud or free and it is one of the most special moments in my life. Her birth was amazing! I am not a freak of nature and I do not have super human powers. I have the same body parts as every other female. I trusted my body and truly believed I could do it. I worked very hard to gain that perspective and I have learned that any woman can do the same and she should. Yes, your birth can be AMAZING too!
Birthing women often have concerns regarding their modesty and mannerisms in childbirth. Are there ways to help a mother feel her body is being respected in labour & birth?