The hospital bag! It seems to be the question on every pregnant person’s mind. I just googled it and there were 48 million results. 48 million! So why on earth am I writing ANOTHER post about what to pack in your hospital bag?Continue reading “What you really need in your hospital bag – The Doula Edition”
There’s a funny thing that happens when you start telling people you’re pregnant. It’s a thing that continues right on throughout the 40ish weeks, and can even be seen during labour and certainly into your first days, weeks and months as a new mother.Continue reading “Positive Pregnancy, Positive Birth”
AKA: False labour – and I’m going to tell you right now, there is nothing false about it!
So many pregnant people that I talk to are confused in the last days, or sometimes up to a week, before their labour becomes active.Continue reading “Prodromal Labour”
Many people, from those expecting a baby to those who are merely curious, ask me the big question: what is it exactly that a doula does?Continue reading “What does a birth doula do?”