Home Birth

The History of Birth

Though birth has remained the same from the beginning of creation, the practice of childbirth has evolved.  In the Bible it is noted in John

Birth Photography

Hypnosis and Labor

Hypnosis in childbirth has sparked interest in pregnant mothers for decades.  Videos are available online filming home birthing mom’s peaceful and easy births.  How can

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Oxytocin and How it Helps Labor

Oxytocin is commonly known as the “love hormone”.  When a pregnant woman feels safe, loved and in a trusting environment, her oxytocin levels will rise. 

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Doula Services

Dads and Doulas

When visiting couples for their prenatal visits, I always ask that the father be present, if possible at the meetings.  It is very essential that

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Virtual Birth Services

What is Virtual Doula Support?

In these uncertain times, the hospitals are now enforcing restrictions on support systems for laboring women. Though these restraints are constantly changing because of Covid

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Morning Sickness Symptoms

More than half of all women experience symptoms of morning sickness through some part of their pregnancy or unfortunately throughout their entire pregnancy.  These symptoms

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The History of Waterbirth 

Waterbirth is not a new idea, as some may think.  Legends of South Pacific Islanders were known to give birth in shallow water, as well

Birth Stories

Jeremiah’s Birth Story

Because this is my first blog post, I thought it would be most fitting to share my experience of having my first child.  I have