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January 2017 - Northeast Doulas Blog Posts

Self Care and the Busy Mom

Posted on: January 27, 2017 | Postpartum

Sometimes you just need to take a time out. Self care should find it’s way into your daily routine. When you’re devoting some time to yourself by nourishing your mind and body you are likely to become less stressed out overall.  Parenting is hard work and you deserve a chance to spoil yourself.  Don’t know where …

Parenting can be a handful… …Literally!

Posted on: January 13, 2017 | Parenting Philosophy

With a baby in tow, ‘hands free’ is more important than ever​ and baby wearing frees up your hands while safely snuggling your baby against your body. The right baby wearing sling can be a comfortable option for you and your baby while supporting your little ones delicate joints.  Some baby wearing options fit similar to a front …

Breast vs. Bottle: Judgement is What’s for Dinner

Posted on: January 5, 2017 | Parenting Philosophy

It seems like no matter how you choose to feed your baby, there’s always someone with something to say about it.  You’re damned if you do and you’re damned if you don’t.  The big kicker is, most of this judgment is coming from other parents!  When did feeding a baby become …