Life-As

Carrying my Hypnobabies Bag

I don’t carry a purse.  I carry a wallet with a pocket for my iPhone and a strap.  When I need something bigger I carry my Hypnobabies Bag, big blue bag with a Hypnobabies logo which I have decorated more with fun birth buttons on it.  I put my wallet in there and whatever else …

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Why am I a doula?

There are times when being on call (the only part I don’t like about being a doula) gets tiresome.  Never being able to commit to things.  Needing to be free to leave at any given moment for a birth. But as soon as I am at a birth, I remember why. It is such a …

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Seeing Double Posts?

I forwarded my Old Enjoy Birth Blog enjoybirth.wordpress.com  to the new blog.  So if you had subscribed to my old blog and then subscribed to my new blog when I changed over back in August, you may be seeing double posts in your reader or e-mails. You can unsubscribe to one of the blogs – …

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Pushing Birth Buttons

My 12 yo knows how to push my buttons, even about birth. Thing 3 (age 4) was talking to me about birth. Thing 1 (the 12 year old) pipes in, “You HAVE to go to the hospital to have a baby.” Me – No, you can have a baby anywhere, at home… Thing 3 suggests, …

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