What’s in a birth plan? Why use one? How do you make a plan that works?
Rest during the postpartum period is incredibly important for the birthing parent and for baby!
In Lowell, we are very lucky to have access to a wonderful network of community gardeners thanks to Mill City Grows. Our garden opened for the season just a few weeks before J was born, so I had the unique opportunity to plant seeds and wait impatiently for fruit just as I impatiently waited for… Continue reading Gardening and Growing Babies
As a new, aspiring birthworker in the area, I have yet to be bombarded with questions about my line of work. However, I remember all of the questions I had for my Doula during my second birth, and how common misconceptions about birth workers in general influenced my initial valuation of the people I interviewed.… Continue reading What Doulas Do(ula)