Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: Two children of my own and over four (4) years of experience as a doula.
What led you to become a Doula?: I've always felt very drawn to pregnancy and childbirth. Being a part of a family's birth story and fully supporting a new mother and her choices is such an honor for me.
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
Dependable, loving, hard-working, committed and caring.
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: Evidencedbasedbirth.com, The Birth Partner by Penny Simkin
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: I hope that she receives great care and has a birth experience that brings her happiness.
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: Confidence and my time.
What is your favorite TV show or movie?: I'm a sucker for reality shows.
What is your favorite place to vacation?: Anywhere relaxing.
What is your favorite food?: Mexican food and sweets.
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: Hanging out with my family.
Who lives in your house?: Myself and my husband, my two kids and my two dogs.