This weekend I had the opportunity to go to the amazing retreat held by Birth Boot Camp (BBC) in Dallas, Texas. BBC puts on this retreat every three years for their doula and childbirth educators. It was amazing to meet so many people that I have only met via our FABULOUS- and I do mean […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
I am so pleased to be starting a meet the provider interview set. I love how many amazing providers are in our area, and I love sharing them with you. To start us off, Dr. Kim, graciously agreed to be interviewed and give us a peek into her life and work. We are so grateful […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Have you ever thought about how every time you make one decision, you are causing another decision to come about. In labor and birth we often refer to this as the cascade of interventions. Think of a bunch of dominoes, lined up all in a row; now watch as they all tumble once you push […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Bringing home a new baby can be scary. Should I use a pacifier? What if I can’t breastfeed? Will I ever sleep again? This is a your go to newborn care and Baby 101 Class! Calm your fear by being ready and educated for your new baby. This is your four hour workshop will prepare […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
We could not be more excited to bring the newest class to Boulder County Birth! Homecoming: Life with a new recruit, is amazing! This is a 3.5-4 hour workshop that will prepare you to bring your newest addition home. We cover: Breastfeeding (each couple will get a 3.5 hour breastfeeding online course included) Postpartum Chores/Visitors […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
I am so excited! Birth Boot Camp is releasing a TON of new classes! Check out our updated education list to see them all. This new out-of-hospital birth class is going to be amazing! Are you birthing at a Birth Center in Denver, Boulder, Ft. Collins, or the surrounding areas? Maybe you are birthing […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
With my recent diagnosis of MTHFR, I have spent SO MUCH time researching and revamping my diet. I have always been a very healthy person; however, this new diagnosis is making me realize how much further I have to go. If you want more info on MTHFR I highly recommend Dr. Ben Lynch and all […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Waiting is a funny thing isn’t it. In our culture we have such a propensity to just hurry everything along. So here I am- just waiting. I’ve known now for over 3 weeks that I’m carrying a baby that is no longer alive; however, my body still has no clue. I still look pregnant, I […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
This will be a story of the most personal kind. I think God gives me the opportunities to experience a lot of things so that it will make me a more kind and compassionate friend, doula, and woman. We found out in July that I was expecting our #3 baby. I have had two healthy […]Continue Reading... 3 Comments.
No matter where or how you plan to birth one of the biggest assumptions is; of course you’ll get an epidural- birth hurts. Culturally according to data from the CDC more than half of all women use an epidural during labor and birth. Some would argue that number is way higher and some hospitals see […]Continue Reading... No Comments.