Sunday Brunch with the Doulas #4

GOOD MORNING!  How are you today? Are you having a good week or has it been kinda 'meh'? I like to measure in half days! Allows more flexibility and less pressure. When I do need lifting up, friends can really make a difference! Here is our team of Rock the Cradle...

Doula Dialogues, Episode 4: How to Avoid Induction

Would You Like to Know How to Avoid Induction? Welcome to Doula Dialogues, our Facebook Live Show! Today on Episode #4 of Doula Dialogues, Rock the Cradle Doulas Sylvia Otvos and Ayda De Souza talk about how to avoid induction, natural ways to induce labour if you...

Sunday Brunch with the Doulas #3

GOOD MORNING!! How are you? How was your week? Or is it already too much of a blur? I get it. Some days are just so hard and I feel like the world is crashing in. Other days, I'm rocking it! Or at least I feel like I am....though my kids might say otherwise. LOL. I'm...

Sunday Brunch with the Doulas, Episode 2

GOOD MORNING! How was your week? Did you and your kids participate in any Halloween festivities? Eating your kid's candies counts (yummy mini Caramilk bars, anyone?)! We'd love to see your costume pics, so please send them our way.   Halloween musings I never...

Sunday Brunch with the Doulas, Episode 1

GOOD MORNING! Are you a fan of brunch? We love the easiness and yumminess of brunches, of sitting down for a few hours on a Saturday or Sunday with family and friends, sipping mimosas, and chatting about everything from motherhood, work, kids, trips, to school and the...

How to Prepare for the Intensity of Labour and Birth

How are you preparing for birth? It’s no secret that birth is, shall we say, INTENSE. On all levels. Physically, emotionally, mentally, spiritually, energetically (and probably dozens more adverbs-ending-in-ly). I love the word “intense” because I find it quite...

Meet Doula Heather Marr, Our Doula Adventurer

Welcome Doula Heather Marr, Our Doula Adventurer! I am so excited to welcome another Birth Doula and Postpartum Doula to our team! I have known Heather for several years as our paths crossed during a couple of workshops in our Montreal doula community. She is always...

Meet Mika Rock, Our Zen Mother

We have another doula in the house! Yes, you heard that right! I am so happy to introduce you to Doula Mika Rock (great fit, right? Rock.....the Cradle!). Mika really lives up to her name too, as she is one of the calmest and most grounded people I have ever met! A...

‘Mother’

A Living Piece of Art Have you seen anything so beautiful?! Our sister, friend - and now artist - Rock the Cradle Doula Yvonne Pelling, along with her colleague WhiteFeather Hunter, have created this stunning piece of art...made with KOMBUCHA!! Yes, kombucha - like...

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