Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: Mother and Grandmother and support person for 6 births.
What led you to become a Doula?: I have always been interested. Life took me in a different direction but I am now ready to be involved in birth work.
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
Some folks have said the following: “You are good with detail and and always follow up.” “Kind, caring, giving, resolute, determined, industrious, etc.” “Helpful, always there for people, friendly.” “Good-Natured, gentle, a good listener”
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: My peers. Various websites, blogs, FaceBook, Instagram. Just getting started so searching all the time.
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: I am always in awe of the miracle and sheer beauty of human reproduction. It always makes me smile and my heart swell.
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: Support, confidence, relief and love.
What is your favorite TV show or movie?: CBS Sunday Morning, American Ninja Warrior
What is your favorite place to vacation?: Maui, Hawaii
What is your favorite food?: Thai Food
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: Riding my horse.
Who lives in your house?: Me. <3