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Who Needs Contraptions Anyways!?

Everyday, we see moms and dads carrying their sweet babies in these bulky and chunky looking ‘contraptions.’  They weigh a lot without a baby in them…and even more when a bundle of joy is snuggled up inside it.  I am talking about...

It’s a Doula thing….by Ashley Lyles

I love being a doula because I get to meet new moms.I love explaining what a doula is and all the valuable information.I love that my moms appreciate the one on one doula care model.I love that they are excited that I will be with them at the birth. I...

Birth is a life changing event….

Not only becoming a parent, but the experience is something women carry with them: sometimes as a badge of pride, or sometimes as a wound. A few weeks ago, one of my young mothers had attended a childbirth education class I had taught.  The week after...