A Few of My Favourite Things

Happy solistice! I know I am in the minority, but I absolutely adore this time of year. The days are short, dark, and cold. The electricity bill soars while the bank account dwindles. Many people are stressed AF about getting presents under the damn tree, leaving the...

The Difference Between a Midwife and a Doula

Wondering about the difference between a midwife and a doula? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Midwives provide medical care to pregnant, birthing, and newly postpartum families. In addition to many other services, doulas provide access to up-to-date...

What to Buy For Your Baby: A Guide

Knowing what to buy to prepare for the arrival of your baby can be overwhelming, stressful, and expensive. (Although shopaholics among us rejoice!) Having everything ready to go before 40 weeks can provide a sense of preparedness. But what to buy for your baby before...

How To Decide on Homebirth: A Flowchart

Many of my clients feel one of two ways on the subject of homebirth: they’re either all for it or all against it. This blog post is not for those people. It’s also not an endorsement of a certain way to give birth, despite the fact that people often seem...

The Most Versatile Pumpkin Muffin Recipe

No, it’s not pumpkin spice. It seems like everyone has pumpkin pie spice in their cupboard except me, but every time I try to remember to buy it, I forget! And I have all the individual spices that go into it, so if I REALLY need pumpkin pie spice, I mix it. I...

What the *$@! is a Rebozo?

If you’re a client of mine, you likely have heard the word “rebozo”. No, this is not someone who repetitively does stupid things (get it? Repeat-bozo? Rebozo? Oh man…) It’s actually a long piece of woven material traditionally used in...