Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: I completed a 20-hour intensive Labor Doula Training as well as Holistic Nutrition education.
What led you to become a Doula?: Many years after birthing my own child, I became passionate about women's health and reproductive support.
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
“You are the most thoughtful person I have ever met!”
“Your positivity and gratitude are contagious!”
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: My local library! If I don't have an answer, I can sure find one!
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: I get excited for their journey and am eager to share my wisdom (if they want it, of course!)
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: The most powerful gift I can provide anyone is holding space for them.
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What is your favorite food?: Nutritious food that makes me feel strong (but also pizza)
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: I make time in every day to work on something that helps me become more ME! Examples are reading an inspirational book, furthering my studies, or yoga and meditation.
Who lives in your house?: I share my home with my adoring husband, compassionate daughter, and spunky step-son.