10 Tips for Successful Networking

10 Tips for Successful Networking

Enhance any event with these networking tips Bravo! You and your Mastermind BFF finally put your big girl panties on and registered for the Marketing Association’s wine and cheese that’s happening next week! Part of you is looking forward to going, but the other part,...

Five tips to help you make networking more fun

Five tips to help you make networking more fun

Let's take the 'work' out of networking Do you hate networking? Does the idea of attending a networking event make your skin crawl? The thought of meeting strangers, handing out your business cards and promoting yourself can make the most extroverted person gauge...

How to Turn Your Breech Baby

How to Turn Your Breech Baby

The story of my breech baby   Close to the end of my second pregnancy, I learned that my baby was breech. She was in a Frank breech position - her bum was down, and her legs were straight up – instead of being in the usual head down position. This knowledge put...

Why I LOVE Effacement More Than Dilation

Why I LOVE Effacement More Than Dilation

Birth is not just about dilation - don't forget effacement (This post first appeared in March 2015 and has been updated). I was at a birth a few years back. When mom was admitted to the hospital she was 4 cm dilated and 40% effaced. Three hours later, after hours of...

Why I LOVE Effacement More Than Dilation

Why I LOVE Effacement More Than Dilation

Birth is not just about dilation - don't forget effacement (This post first appeared in March 2015 and has been updated). I was at a birth a few years back. When mom was admitted to the hospital she was 4 cm dilated and 40% effaced. Three hours later, after hours of...

How To Navigate The Postpartum Period

How To Navigate The Postpartum Period

The postpartum period: those first 6 weeks Congratulations—you just became a family of three! (Or two or four or five…) During those first few hours, days, and weeks with your newborn during the postpartum period, almost everything you do is for the first time....

Sunday Brunch with the Doulas, Episode 9

Sunday Brunch with the Doulas, Episode 9

HELLO LOVELIES! How are you? And how are your gorgeous babies?  There are only 11 days until Spring! I'm counting down the days. It'll be much easier to get out of the house, especially with the little ones.  Speaking of getting out, we're excited to...

Doula Jenny Bee: 50 Random Facts About Her

Doula Jenny Bee: 50 Random Facts About Her

It's Doula Jenny Bee's turn! It's time for Doula Jenny Bee to unveil her 50 fun and random facts about what makes her so unique!! Anything surprise you? What do you have in common with this amazing woman? Seems like she and I have #26, #42 and #47 in common (they do...

Doula Ayda De Souza – 50 Random Things About Her

Doula Ayda De Souza – 50 Random Things About Her

Doula Ayda, Our Mama Bear We've been getting to know our Rock the Cradle Doulas more in our series of 50 Random Things posts. Now it's Ayda's turn! I'm 44 years old.I’m a shy extrovert.I’m usually serious unless I’m around my two sisters who make me laugh so hard...

YES, PLEASE!
YES, PLEASE!
YES, PLEASE!