Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: Certified Breastfeeding Specialist- Sitting for my IBCLC exam October 2018 - BLS/CPR Certified
What led you to become a Doula?: While working as a lactation consultant with new moms I stumbled upon doula work. Being able to listen and connect these mothers led me to pursue this path to help support mothers and their families at this very important time in their lives.
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
I’m hardworking, kind and caring.
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: Kellymom.com for sure
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: Excitement!
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: Support and encouragement! Trying to navigate the changes a baby brings is hard, but having someone there to help can make a world of difference.
What is your favorite TV show or movie?: This is Us
What is your favorite place to vacation?: Any place with a beach and warm weather
What is your favorite food?: Anything chocolate!
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: Going on adventures with my kids, reading, writing for my blog, painting and attempting to garden.
Who lives in your house?: Me and my two children