The Hamilton Family Doulas BlogWriting stuff about the having babies life so you have things to read!
Reduced birth facilities, suburban sprawl and increasing population mean some family will have to travel farther for fewer safe options for birth.
Babies make noise when they sleep. I think a lot of first time parents are really shocked by this. Is your baby a noisy sleeper? Are you eager for a baby who can sleep longer at night? We use the phrase "sleep like a baby" to mean a long, deep and peaceful sleep but...
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You baby will carry their name for their whole lives! No pressure! Baby names are a challenge.
Baby shower gifting got you down? Follow our advice to get the perfect baby shower gift.
Lots of people are skipping the classes and getting their prenatal education on YouTube and in books but should they?
There are a lot of judgement and shame around birth choices in this world but your feelings about your birth are important, no matter what they are.
So You'll Make Breastfeeding More Comfortable Breastfeeding should not hurt. Repeat that out loud right now: BREASTFEEDING SHOULD NOT HURT! If you are experiencing breastfeeding pain it is a sign that something is not right. Here are 3 things you can do right this...
If our vision of motherhood and the reality of parenting are too far apart we are at risk of postpartum depression and other peripartum mood disorders.
Is a birth plan a help or a hindrance when you are having a baby? Find out if you should write a birth plan for your birth.
Is your newborn not sleeping? Find out when they might start sleeping through the night and what influences when and why.
In a world of changing safety standards and parenting advice how do you keep it all straight? A postpartum doula explains how parenting has changed.
Waiting to have a baby is the worst so here are some things you can do at the end of pregnancy to make it easier for your body to go into labour on its own.
Do you need a Night Nanny or a Postpartum Doula? Let us take some of the confusion out of this for you.
"You don't need one. I'll be your doula," said the husband of a former client. They were lying in bed, late at night, dreaming and planning for the birth of their second baby when the pregnant woman made a mental note that she'd need to call the doula in the morning....