Babywearing, Doula, Motherhood, Parenting

Outdoor Adventures with Baby – One More Reason to Love Babywearing

Babywearing has been practiced in many different forms by many cultures around the world for centuries.  As the art of babywearing grows in popularity in the industrialized world, the countless benefits of these practices are beginning to be recognized through modern research.  Wearing your child allows you to keep him or her close, which promotes bonding, simplifies breastfeeding,… Continue reading Outdoor Adventures with Baby – One More Reason to Love Babywearing

Doula, Evidence Based Birth

7 Reasons You Should Hire a Doula

In preparing for the birth of your little bundle, you are likely to find yourself overwhelmed with the many decisions to be made – which carseat is best?  What color should we paint the nursery?  What will we even call this tiny person?   It’s a never ending list…I've been there!  But I strongly encourage… Continue reading 7 Reasons You Should Hire a Doula

Doula, Motherhood

Mamas, Please Don’t Bounce Back

You’ve just welcomed your perfect little babe into the world, and suddenly, the pressure is on. The magazine covers at the grocery checkout applaud the celebrity mom, “Her pre-pregnancy body is back and hotter than ever!” Other women in line at the coffee shop, “Oh, I saw so-and-so last week. She's back at work and… Continue reading Mamas, Please Don’t Bounce Back