Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: My mother is a midwife so growing up I learned a lot from her. Most importantly my love for all things pregnancy and birth related. Postpartum is one of my new passions.
What led you to become a Doula?: My mother is a midwife so growing up I learned a lot from her. Most importantly my love for all things pregnancy and birth related. Postpartum is one of my new passions.
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
Other people have described me as a calm and supportive person to have at their side.
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: There are so many but I really love blogs and articles from fellow ProDoulas.
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: I hope they have the confidence and support they will need during one of the most special and emotional times of their life.
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: The confidence and knowledge that whatever they decide for their experience and baby is the right one and I am here to support and encourage.
What is your favorite TV show or movie?: My favorite movie is The Goonies. I love all adventure and scary movies too.
What is your favorite place to vacation?: Anywhere on a cruise ship. I want to go everywhere!
What is your favorite food?: I love Pad Thai. And chips and guac is life!
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: Hanging out with my family and doing something outdoors. Trying new vegan restaurants and dishes.
Who lives in your house?: Myself and my husband with 3 of our children. 5 dogs and 2 cats. I love babies AND animals!