It's the middle of winter, and at least in my area of the country cold and flu season has officially begun. I have had many colds while pregnant and wanted to share some of my go-to natural remedies for the common cold while pregnant. 1. Honey Honey is great for soothing a sore throat. It … Continue reading Pregnancy and the Common Cold-How to Find Relief
Ok, so we've all seen the ads for Chatbooks and Uber. And most likely 95% of us have already downloaded one or both of the apps. So here's my question: This is 2017. Where in the heck is the cleaning app?! I mean, for crying in a bucket...how is it we can stream live television … Continue reading New App Idea
A few days ago I wrote a post on what a doula doesn't do. Today, I'd like to talk to you about what a doula does do. The word "doula" is Greek for servant. And that's exactly what a doula is to the family she's supporting. 1. I will help you make educated and informed … Continue reading 5 Things I Do as a Doula
Justice is most clearly measured by our treatment of the most helpless. All across our great nation there are people fighting for change and equality. We as a nation are crying out against racial, gender, and sexual inequality like never before. We demand justice, but are we demanding it for those who literally are helpless … Continue reading Speak Up
Doulas are present at only 6% of all births. In recent years more people have been hiring a doula for their birth, but there are still a lot of uncertainties and myths surrounding what a doula does… Source: 5 things I won't do as your doula
Doulas are present at only 6% of all births. In recent years more people have been hiring a doula for their birth, but there are still a lot of uncertainties and myths surrounding what a doula does. Hopefully this post will help to set some things straight. 1. A doula is like a midwife Wrong. … Continue reading 5 things I won’t do as your doula
Im a little behind on posting this, but better late than never, right? Iris turned one on the 8th but we had her party a week later. Iris means "rainbow" (hence why the iris is the colored part of the eye) so I thought a rainbow theme would be both cute and personable. There were … Continue reading Over the rainbow
2017 is officially here! Our first day of the year was filled with highs and lows, much like most days around here 😉 The high points of the day: Going to church. We miss a lot during the holiday season due to traveling, so it was great to start the year off worshipping with our … Continue reading Happy New Year!