Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: I have 4 children (including a set of twins), and 2 grandchildren. I have been obsessed with pregnancy and childbirth for as long as I can remember.
What led you to become a Doula?: I have always been interested! I just finally decided to pursue something I'm passionate about!
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
Great personality and sense of humor, caring, nurturing, warm, a great listener…
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: Myself and books on the subject
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: I want to rub their bellies (of course I ask permission first!). I love sniffing newborns. There's no better smell than a newborn baby!
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: The gift of knowledge and sharing information and stories.
What is your favorite TV show or movie?: The Haves & Have Nots
What is your favorite place to vacation?: California (my children and grandchildren are there!)
What is your favorite food?: Sushi!
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: Relaxing!
Who lives in your house?: My fiance and I