Tuesday, July 1, 2014
What it means to be an Inclusive Practice
I occasionally get questions about the Inclusive Practice graphic on my website, so I wanted to take a minute to explain it and highlight wh...
Monday, February 10, 2014
IGT: What it is, what it isn't
It was the perfect storm: a complicated pregnancy, a high intervention labor, and then, on top of it all, she was having trouble breastfeedi...
Friday, May 10, 2013
Avoiding Mismanagement: Why you should see an IBCLC for lactation challenges
I cannot stress the number of times I've seen breastfeeding parents -- exhausted and at the end of their rope -- come into my office aft...
Monday, February 18, 2013
What's In The Bag?
A lot of folks ask me what I carry in my birth bag, so I thought I'd share this image from today as I was packing up for my upcoming bir...
Saturday, February 16, 2013
To Encapsulate or Not To Encapsulate?
Placenta encapsulation has become increasingly popular in the natural birth community. Claims of lower postpartum depression, the replenishm...
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Hiring a Doula: A Doula's "Stats"
This is Part Three of a series on choosing the best doula for you and your family. Are there other topics you'd like to see addressed ...
Monday, January 21, 2013
Hiring a Doula: Certified vs. Not Certified
This is Part Two of a series on choosing the best doula for you and your family. Are there other topics you'd like to see addressed in...
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