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Top 10 Favourite Doula Tools

Top 10 Favourite Doula Tools

As doulas we are always looking to add tools to our doula bag. Clients will often learn in different ways, so having a variety of comfort measures and educational tools can help us connect with you. In today’s blog we are looking at the top 10 items your doula will carry.

Top 5 Reasons to Hire a Postpartum Doula

Top 5 Reasons to Hire a Postpartum Doula

Anyone who has ever breastfed knows it can be a tricky thing to get the hang of. Each baby is different, and it may take time to find the right set-up for you and your little one. Postpartum doulas have taken a breastfeeding course as part of their training and can offer many suggestions and real-world solutions to any roadblocks you might be experiencing with breastfeeding.

Top 5 Reasons to Hire a Birth Doula

Top 5 Reasons to Hire a Birth Doula

When you found out you were pregnant, you likely began to google all things ‘pregnancy’ and speak with friends about this great roller coaster..ahem…adventure. The topic of hiring a doula likely came up a few times. We know that the decision to hire a doula is a BIG one for families.

Epidural Shortage

Epidural Shortage

You may have heard on the news of the possible epidural shortage that’s happening across the globe. What’s really happening is a shortage of epidural tubes (specifically it’s the ink that prints onto the tube that is the shortage).

What to ask during a Doula Interview

What to ask during a Doula Interview

Your doula will be with you in some of the most intimate, vulnerable and important days of your life. It’s important to take the time to conduct a doula interview before making a decision about having them be a part of your birth or postpartum experience.

Sleep Regression = Developmental Progression

Sleep Regression = Developmental Progression

Article by doula Claire Anne Gallagher 4 months old, 6 months old, 9 months old, 12 months old, 18 months, and then 24 months?!  And for weeks at a time?  When is a baby NOT going through a sleep regression? I believe that the words we choose have power, so we should...

Heather Ratych-Registered Social Worker/Psychotherapist

Heather Ratych-Registered Social Worker/Psychotherapist

We love to provide our families with resources we've vetted and that we know can help you through your parenting journey. Below you'll find some info from one of our community partners: Heather Ratych-Registered Social...

Understanding Cancellations

Understanding Cancellations

What if I need to cancel? Life has a way of happening, doesn't it? It can be SO frustrating when we've booked an appointment and something completely out of our control happens and we need to cancel. You all know how frustrating it can be to be told you still need to...