My Birth Philosophy

I believe birth is a transformative occurrence in a woman's life, a sacred rite of passage that deeply affects her on many levels.
Our birth experiences stay with us for a lifetime and have a ripple effect on all our relationships; thus, it's essential to make birth as positive as possible. As a doula, my role is to help you identify what a positive birth looks like for you – by providing the latest, evidence-based information; by giving you unconditional support; and by helping you to access your inner wisdom.
My role is not to speak for you but rather to help you find and nurture your own voice. By working together, we can create a safe and relaxed environment around birth, giving you confidence in your body and belief in yourself.

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2015 – A Year Around the World

So, what would you say if your husband suggested taking a family gap year, a whole year off to travel the world with the kids – no job, no school, just the four of us on the road?  Sounds like a dream come true, I know, and that’s how I’m looking at it now.  But, when he first floated the idea, my reaction was starkly different.  It’s not that I don’t love to travel – I do, with great passion.  I’ve geared my entire adult life around exploration of other … [Read More...]