Blog at North East Doulas in Greenwich, Fairfield, Westchester and NYC
OOOPS… I FARTED!
Oooops, I farted??? When did I lose control over my ability to make a fart completely disappear before it everRead More
Juggling Baby and Toddler Care Effortlessly
Cirque de Supermom; the juggling act of newborn and toddler care with effortless ease. As graceful as you might beRead More
A Doula and An Activist Walk Into a Bar…
The bartender says to the activist, “what can I get you?” The activist replies, “Water. I don’t drink anything butRead More
‘Twas The Night Before Christmas…
Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house,ALL the creatures were stirring but NO Mom and NO spouse.EarlierRead More
Does Pregnancy Make You Horny? | Pregnancy Facts
Are you a get on me or a get off me kinda girl during pregnancy? Is that too bold ofRead More
The “shakes” are a symptom associated with labor and the early postpartum period and are NOT often discussed or addressedRead More
Birth Avengers Need Not Apply!
There are many reasons why women come to doula work. Most people find birth to be either absolutely awe inspiringly,Read More
Free Delivery; Judgment Free, That Is
“Judgement free? Can I write that on my birth plan? I just don’t know how I will act when I amRead More
Can My Husband Be My Doula?
We are often asked the question, “Can my husband be my doula?” And while we would like to be agreeable…Read More
Are You Sleeping? Are You Sleeping….
~ It’s 2am. I have to pee. I’m not pregnant. I haven’t had a sip of anything since 6pm. IRead More
5 Reasons That Music Comforts Us During Labor
1) Music is familiar. Making a playlist of songs that you know well, to listen to during labor can beRead More
Natural Birth Is Not About Winning A Medal
I am a Doula and I have been witnessing birth for about 17 years. The truth is… I don’t loveRead More