VBAC FAQ’s

VBAC FAQ’s

In the US, 32 % of babies are born via cesarean section. I’ll let that sink in for a moment. That’s almost 1/3 of deliveries. We’re talking about a MAJOR surgery here. While it is possible to have a positive experience with the proper preparation and support, it can...
Diversity in the Birth Working Community

Diversity in the Birth Working Community

As a black doula in Wilmington, providing an inclusive practice has remained of the utmost importance in my line of work. Luckily, our city has several opportunities for support around birth for minority communities, and diversity in the local birth working community...
Doula…That’s Like a Midwife Right?

Doula…That’s Like a Midwife Right?

If I had a dollar for every time I got this question, I’d be one rich lady. “What is a doula?” “Doulas are for people who deliver at home with no medicine, right?” “Aren’t doulas only helpful when the partner isn’t around to help?” Let’s begin by cracking open the...
Bengkung Belly Binding

Bengkung Belly Binding

I am confident that if you are pregnant or have been recently you have at some point heard someone else’s opinion on how this natural phase of life should go. This particularly applies to self-image during the early postpartum stage, aka the fourth trimester. If you...