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July 2019 - Northeast Doulas Blog Posts


I Was Robbed of a Natural Birth

Posted on: July 28, 2019 | Uncategorized

A natural birth

There are plenty of pregnant individuals who have a soulful connection with a pre-determined birth philosophy. When it comes to the birth of their baby, a natural birth, unmedicated and un-intervened is what they expect and have always imagined. And for others, their instinct is, “I trust my doctor and …


Natural Birth, We Don’t do it for the Pain

Posted on: July 19, 2019 | Labor and Birth, Natural Childbirth, Pregnancy

Natural birth

Women choose spontaneous vaginal deliveries or what most refer to as “natural birth” for a variety of reasons. None of which include, because they love pain.  “Birth bonding” according to Dr. Sears, is the first of 7 “B’s” of attachment parenting. Bonding with your baby prenatally, through labor, and literally …


Partner Parenting; Are you Sabotaging it?

Posted on: July 10, 2019 | Parenting Philosophy, Postpartum

Partner parenting

Are you partner parenting or are you feeling like you’re in it alone?  Do you find yourself complaining that apparently you are the only one who can hear the baby crying? That you seem to be the only one capable of changing a diaper? That packing the diaper bag is …


3 Refreshing Summer Recipes

Posted on: July 5, 2019 | Uncategorized

summer recipes

3 Summer Fun Recipes Chilled Strawberry Soup 1 quart fresh strawberries cleaned and sliced 4 ounces softened cream cheese ½ cup of sugar 8 ounces of lemon yogurt 3 cups half and half ½ cup strawberry liqueur In a food processor mix strawberries, cream cheese and sugar until it becomes …