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December 2016 - Northeast Doulas Blog Posts

Start 2017 With Your BREAST Foot Forward – An Interview With Linda LeMon

Posted on: December 30, 2016 | Breastfeeding

As doulas we are so fortunate to have the ability to develop relationships with the birth industry’s leading professionals. Linda LeMon is an outstanding IBCLC and childbirth educator in Westchester and we had the opportunity to interview her to help answer some of the questions we hear most often from mothers as they begin …

Fight For Your Right To Potty

Posted on: December 21, 2016 | Parenting Philosophy

You’ve gotta fight! For your right! To potty. We know you just said that with the Beastie Boys tune in your head. It’s okay so did we. What are we talking about here? The dreaded potty training of your toddler. Who would have thought that it would be so time consuming and …

Holiday Wrap

Posted on: December 15, 2016 | Parenting Philosophy

The holidays can be overwhelming. There’s so much to be done, gifts to wrap and cookies to bake and it doesn’t help that the kids are already running amok in full holiday mode. Taking the time to refocus and relax is important and we’re all guilty of putting ourselves on the back …

When Your Doula Arrives

Posted on: December 7, 2016 | Doula Life

A familiar face and an organized plan is a breath of fresh air to any new mother. Whether you’re expecting your labor doula to arrive when you are in labor, or waiting for your postpartum doula to ring your doorbell when you are bringing home baby for the first time, it is a huge relief for new …