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November 2016 - Northeast Doulas Blog Posts

Will My Vajayjay Ever Be the Same?

Posted on: November 29, 2016 | Postpartum

If you’re expecting your first baby, one of you biggest most important questions may be… Will my vagina go back to normal after my baby is born? It might be hard to believe you can push a watermelon-sized person out of there and everything will go right back to normal. No …

When You Pass Your Due Date – Get This Bun Out of the Oven!

Posted on: November 16, 2016 | Musing

The term “due date” is short for ESTIMATED DUE DATE. Some mothers go into labor a day or even a week early, while others are left watching the clock, awaiting the moment when their baby decides to show up to the party. It’s been a long, long pregnancy and you’ve finally …

Questions to NEVER Ask Your Doula

Posted on: November 9, 2016 | Doula Life

Having a baby is typically accompanied by a fair share of questions and uncertainties.  Even if you’ve been down this road before, you might be feeling a little hopeless as your due date approaches. You may be worried or even anxious about bringing a new little one home.  Even with tons …

Happy Hallow-WEAN

Posted on: November 1, 2016 | Breastfeeding

Weaning can be a nightmare! There are a ton of tips and tricks for moms out there that want to wean their babies of breastfeeding, however it’s up to the individual to choose what’s best. Some methods take a little longer, and every mother and childs weaning experience is unique to them. Weaning doesn’t end the bond between a baby and its …