Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: I have been a full time mom to my three children for the past seven years.
What led you to become a Doula?: I believe that women need to be supported and empowered to learn and decide what is right for them and their birth experience.
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: The Birth Partner and pretty much anything Ina May Gaskin has written or said!
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: I immediately wonder if they know what they're in for! It is such a transformative time for women, whether it's your first or fifth baby, it's just magical.
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: Support and knowledge.
What is your favorite TV show or movie?: The Office
What is your favorite place to vacation?: British Columbia
What is your favorite food?: Pasta
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: Outside with my family.
Who lives in your house?: My husband, 7 year old son, 3 and 1 year old daughters and our two dogs.