Calling All Helpers!

Catie Mehl For Doulas 0 Comments

Ever since I was a child my favorite Mr. Rogers story has been about helpers: “When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, ‘Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.’ To this day, especially in times of ‘disaster,’ I remember my mother’s words …

Why Should I Hire a Birth Doula?

Catie Mehl Labor & Birth, Newborns, Parenting, Pregnancy 4 Comments

Google “benefits of a doula” and the results are seemingly endless. Prenatally we help you suss out your preferences and goals for labor, birth, and your postpartum recovery, while helping you to understand how to work within any necessary medical constraints. During labor and birth we are a constant companion for you and your partner or support person, providing guidance …