My water broke at almost 28 weeks it's called PPROM(preterm premature rupture of membrane), my hospital couldn't handle a baby under 32 weeks so I was sent to Mount Sinai hospital in Toronto. My son Xavier was born exactly one month later at almost 32 weeks They said 50% of PPROM deliver within 48 hours, … Continue reading I became a mother to a preemie during a pandemic! Hardships of Covid – 19
Fun Fact: Did you know that it is clinically proven to reduce birth complications by having a Doula present? Hiring a Doula for your birth can be one of the most rewarding decisions you could make for yourself and your family. One of the most amazing things we do as Doulas is help a first … Continue reading Breastfeeding with a Postpartum Doula
You are amazing, You are a strong and capable woman, You can do this! If you are reading this while expecting your first born child, great job! Research is started and you want some tips and tricks, if you are reading this 4 months post partum I have a feeling you may need this to … Continue reading How to SURVIVE the Newborn Phase
We all know that raising a newborn baby takes a village, literally! The help you may be offered while pregnant might not feel necessary to an expecting mother. That idea suddenly changes once that baby is born and things are suddenly out of your hands. You have visitors coming out of the woodwork, you have … Continue reading Winter Postpartum Doula Promo
A few years ago finding anything but your husbands old t-shirt or sweater was far and few between. So you will be pleasantly surprised to find out there are many stores and options pregnant women have for the upcoming holiday season.
Sometimes it can seem like Doula’s are the Mary Poppins of the birth world. Not just because of our lovely singing voices but also because we tend to have everything a labouring mom and her partner need right in our bags! While it is tempting to say we bring “everything and the kitchen sink”, we … Continue reading What’s in my Doula bag?
Doula's are a great addition to your family and partner in the birth room! Sure your mom has done it before, but how many things have changed since she had her babies?