I say Postpartum - You say DOULA

I say Postpartum  - You say DOULA

I am a postpartum doula.

I am a nurturing spirit who creates joy and ease; a trusted expert; someone who not only teaches, but also actively listens. I foster confidence. I help families understand and navigate through their conflicting emotions. I support and guide families through the rough waters during those first few hours, days, weeks, and months at home with their new baby.

Edmonton Moms Eating Their Placentas & Loving It!

Edmonton Moms Eating Their Placentas & Loving It!

Celebrities like Kim Kardashian, January Jones, Gaby Hoffman, and Alicia Silverstone have been consuming their placentas, and as a result, this previously underground practice has become all the rage for trendy new moms. Not only are thousands of women across Canada choosing to have their placenta made into capsules, but they're also raving about the benefits they've experienced! 

Charity Exclusive by AppleCheeks Supports Reproductive Mental Health at Lois Hole Hospital

Charity Exclusive by AppleCheeks Supports Reproductive Mental Health at Lois Hole Hospital

An amazing Canadian company, a fabulous Alberta retailer and a local charity exclusive! AppleCheeks and retailer Baby Footprint have released the "Imprint" series in support of the Lois Hole Hospital for Women's Perinatal Bereavement Program and the Reproductive Mental Health programs. 

Infant Feeding - A Fathers Perspective

Infant Feeding - A Fathers Perspective

Breastfeeding vs. formula can be a contentious issue for many people. As a father and husband I will never understand why this is such an issue. I’m a father to three amazing children and there was always one question by health practitioners that rubbed me the wrong way. “Are you planning on breastfeeding?”