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
Have you ever floated? How about in 10" of magnesium rich, chlorine-free water? Natalya will give you her perspective as a non-pregnant woman and Jacquie will give you hers as she floated at 5 months pregnant.
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
As Doulas we have seen first hand how incredibly helpful birth affirmations can be but we also know how hard it can be to add something else to your To-Do list before baby comes. So we wanted to make it easy for you and compile some of our favourites to post as a gift to you.
This years Baby Time Show was so much fun! There were tons of vendors, lots of pregnant bellies, babies and just generally our kind of people. 😉
There were some vendors that stood out to us that we wanted to make sure were on your radar too!
A good rule of thumb is: if you can eat it, you can put it on your skin since what goes on your skin will be absorbed into your body.
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?
We both became Doulas out of our desires to help women embrace their pregnancies and have beautiful, fearless and empowered births.
Considering hiring a Doula? Here are some reasons why you should!