Background/Experience that you think is beneficial to Doula work: I am a doula that remembers it is not my birth. I am there to help mama guide herself :)
What led you to become a Doula?: My own labor that I wanted to be natural but ended up being a cesarean. I went into my labor knowing nothing more than I wanted to breastfeed.
What are some positive comments made about you by other people?:
My ability to let the client lead
What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?: Support groups. There is always a wealth of knowledge and new resources being spread. Always find the latest applications as well as studies
What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?: Is there anything that I can do for this woman? I love to help where I can.
What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?: I love to give out journals; one way for mom to reflect on her birth.
What is your favorite TV show or movie?: Grey's Anatomy
What is your favorite place to vacation?: Anywhere new. Love to travel and experiences different cultures, weather, food, etc.
What is your favorite food?: Big on Bread
What is your favorite way to spend a day off?: Catching up on things: chores, sleep, errands, etc.
Who lives in your house?: Myself and my 4 year old daughter