Blog at North East Doulas in Greenwich, Fairfield, Westchester and NYC

I’m Ready To Pop! But…My Baby Is Not? (What To Do When Your Baby Is Overdue)

Giving birth anytime soon? It’s definitely a big deal! It's a very momentous occasion and for first-time parents like yourselves,

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A Plus on Placenta Encapsulation

What you need to know about placenta encapsulation Mothers are always on the lookout for ways and methods on how

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Right Beside You: Having A Doula with You During Your Pregnancy

Understanding what a doula does: Pregnancy- what a joyous occasion! For first time mothers, knowing that you are pregnant is

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Your partner in crime, Your partner for life: Dad to Mom’s Rescue During Pregnancy

Communication is a two-way street  Your partner may be the one carrying your child for nine months, but that doesn’t

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What to do for your first time? Tips and Tricks for First Time Moms

Indulge yourself with a prenatal massage  You may be doing all the preparations that you need while waiting for that

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Baby is on the Way! What to Expect During Labor

Here we go! What you need to know about early labor As a first-time mom, you may be navigating through

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Who Is That Girl I See Staring Straight Back at Me? Changes in your Body, Post-Pregnancy

It Aches Down There (Perineum Soreness)  You have just given birth, ready to take on the role as a new

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I Love You Kiddo, but Momma Needs a Break (Postpartum Self-Care)

Off to grandpa and grandma you go Being a mother is rewarding. You are tasked with the very important role

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Being Pregnant is Awesome… Most of the Time (best and worst parts of pregnancy)

Pregnancy glow is real Bringing a child into the world is equal parts scary and exciting. Scary, because there are

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Help, I’m Ready to Pop! Why You Need a Labor Doula

What does a labor doula do?  Doulas are professionals who are with you in every step of the way during

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It’s Okay, Trust Me: All About Placenta Encapsulation

What is placenta encapsulation and how is it done?  Before we dive into defining placenta encapsulation and the process behind

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Baby Steps for Baby’s First Bath Time!

One great thing to witness in your growing baby’s unfolding life each day is witnessing the many firsts that they

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