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How Can I Afford a Postpartum Doula?

Welcoming your new baby into the world is a profound and joyous experience, but it also comes with its share of challenges. As you prepare for the arrival of your little one, you may be wondering how to afford a postpartum doula on top of all of the other necessities for you and your newborn.…

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New Parents

Things We Just WON’T Do As Your Postpartum Doula

As postpartum doulas, there is a long list of things we WILL do… care for your newborn baby while you nap or get a good night’s sleep, make sure you’ve ...
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New Parents

Going Back to Work Like a Boss After Family Leave

Happy 1 month '“birthday” sweet baby. It’s hard to believe it’s been 4 weeks already! You’ve grown so much and we’re beginning to settle into a routine. I’ve found ways ...
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New Parents

A Thank You Letter To All of YOU!

Dear current and former clients, doula team, friends and family, As the owner and founder of Family Tree Doula Services, it is so important for me to show gratitude and ...
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Intended Parents

10 Tips for Airplane Travel With Your Baby

  Whether you’re traveling home to visit relatives or taking your baby home after becoming an Intended or Adoptive Parent, it’s always nice to be prepared to travel with your ...
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Food Favorites

Fruity Fall Breakfast for New Parents

It’s one of those cold Fall mornings. The kind where you want to stay all curled up in bed, but you know your baby will be awaking soon and you ...
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Infant Sleep

Overnight Baby Care: A Postpartum Doula’s Diary

It’s 2:34 in the morning. I hear my phone vibrate. I’ve been laying here debating getting up to let the cat in, or just staying put. The cat meows and ...
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