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9 Best Pieces of Advice for a First-Time Mom

There’s nothing more exciting or powerful than welcoming a little one into the world. If you’re an expectant mother, you’ve likely read all sorts of books and signed up for classes. There’s so much to do to get ready for your newborn! And if you ask any mom, she’ll tell you that becoming a first-time…
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Questions to Ask Your Doula

Do you know what questions to ask your doula? Here at Colorado Family Doula in Denver, I understand that choosing the right doula can seem a little overwhelming, after all, you may already have a great deal on your mind with a new baby on the way. However, by asking the potential doula the right…
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10 Great Ways a Doula Can Support You

Here at Colorado Family Doula in Denver, I want to share 10 great ways a doula can support you. A number of women think that their partner, midwife, or doctor can provide all the needed support, but many are surprised to find they don’t feel nearly as supported during their labor and delivery as they…
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Should You Have a Doula for Labor and Delivery?

Should you have a doula for labor and delivery? Here at Colorado Family Doula in Denver, we feel that the answer is, absolutely. And not just during the birth, but before and after. Today, let’s focus on the key reasons why you may want to consider having a doula as part of your birth experience.…
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Differences Between a Doula and Midwife

Here at Colorado Family Doula in Denver, I want to share some insight on the differences between a doula and midwife. A number of people think these two are the same thing. The reality is very different. It is helpful to understand what the difference is, especially if you are trying to figure out what…
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Preparing Your Birth Plan and How a Doula Can Help

Today at Colorado Family Doula, I discuss preparing your birth plan and how a doula can help. Every birth is miraculous in its own way and every labor and delivery can be different for every family. There are so many unknowns in each situation, so familiarizing yourself with the various possibilities is a fantastic way…
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How to Choose a Doula

Here at Colorado Family Doula in Denver, I want to share more about how to choose a doula. Choosing a doula is an important decision that may affect how positive your childbirth experience is. Here are a few things to consider when making your choice. Comfort It is of utmost importance that you feel comfortable…
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What Does a Doula Do?

Have you ever wondered what does a doula do? Here at Colorado Family Doula in Denver, I would like to help you better understand what role a doula plays and how I can help during your pregnancy, delivery and even after baby comes home. Different Doulas Doula (pronounced doo-luh) is derived from an ancient Greek…
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5 Things You Should Know About Doulas

At Colorado Family Doula in Denver, people often ask what I do. Today, I’ll help clarify matters with this list of 5 things you should know about doulas. First and foremost, doulas are professionally trained birth coaches. I provide emotional, physical and educational support for mamas before and during the birth of a child. I…
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Welcome to our new website and blog

After a couple of months of planning and work, we are delighted to announce the launch of our new website.  We wanted a website that was geared to our clients and informing them of our products and services. We value your opinion We hope you like the look of the website, so feel free to…
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