Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work:
What led you to become a Doula?: My own birth with my daughter. I had a doula that helped me while I gave birth to my first daughter far away from family. She was amazing and I loved that she was so helpful to both me AND my husband.
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
I feel like I am always told that I am kind and calm. They love that I am able to relax and by so doing helping others to calm down.
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: I love Hales' Medications & Mother's milk book for reference about medicines you can and cannot take while breastfeeding and how much goes through the milk.
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?:
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?:
What is your favorite TV show or movie?:
What is your favorite place to vacation?:
What is your favorite food?: Fried Rice
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?:
Who lives in your house?: My husband, daughter and our 4 year old Black Lab named Orville Redenbacher.