Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: I am a nurse and mother with a passion for joyful living.
What led you to become a Doula?: I needed a doula and didn’t have one for my son’s birth and had a hard postpartum period- I started researching ways to make this newborn period better and found out what a difference a doula can make, so I signed myself up to serve others the way I needed to be served.
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
Kind and caring passionate woman!
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: Kellymom.com, a calm pediatrician, and an encouraging spouse.
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: I CAN HELP YOU, YOU'RE DOING GREAT, THEY DO GROW UP!
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: Encouragement, a can do it attitude, and a clean house/nap.
What is your favorite TV show or movie?: FRIENDS, Disney, Food Network, anything BBC.
What is your favorite place to vacation?: Anywhere!
What is your favorite food?: Carbohydrates
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: With my toddler! Sometimes going out and exploring our city, other times just snuggling!
Who lives in your house?: My handsome husband, my happy 2 year old son, and my darling cockapoo pup!