Posts tagged Postpartum Doula
Placenta Encapsulation for Front Royal Families

We spend a lot of time preparing for the birth of our babies, we pick an amazing care provider, a birthing location, a doula, a whole nursery set up, a birth plan and baby clothes, preparing for postpartum recovery, could use more attention. Becoming parents, is not always easy, it is a big transition that needs grace, support, and patience

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Sleep, Sleep, Sleep, Everyone Needs Sleep in This House

Being new parents comes with a whole lot of responsibilities, adjustments and life changes, add in sleep deprivation and you might be loosing your mind right about now. I get it, I really do!

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Meet One of our Harrisonburg Area Doula Teams!

We are so excite you found your way here! What exactly is doula support? Well, think of the person who supported you through a trying moment in life? Maybe an exciting moment?

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Postpartum Recovery: Healing from a Perineal Tear

During pregnancy many women focus on preparing for delivery, often specifically, reducing tears during delivery. Will I tear? How bad will it be? How can I prevent this?

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Must Haves for Your Baby Registry

Our overall theme here at Virginia is for Doulas is to help families experience support and the feeling of ease and comfort that comes with it. We are carrying that over to baby registries and hope to make your experience a little easier!

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Dreading the Transition Back to Work

Some women are whisked back to work after a few short weeks and other new moms have several months! Regardless how long your maternity leave is, most of us have to head back to work eventually and it's definitely not fun.

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Introducing a Bottle to Your Breastfed Baby

A lot of mothers are nervous to introduce a bottle or pacifier, worried that their baby won't be able to properly feed from a bottle or be able to breastfeed again. There's plenty of myths and miscommunication about nipple confusion, to consider when preparing to make the switch to a bottle.

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Support for Adoptive Parents

Regardless of how you've gotten to where you are now, it's time to navigate all the uncertainties of parenthood and learn everything you need to know to care for your new baby. 

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Staying True To You During Postpartum

Having a baby is emotionally and physically stressful on your body but also an exciting experience! Your body needs some serious recovery and taking the opportunity to do a little self care is an important step in the healing process.

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