May 2, 2018
I answered Heather Gallagher's question "What were you born into?" as part of a project promoting Doula Training International's Born Into This conference taking place in Austin, TX this July. Here is the story of what my parents and I were born into.
I am born in...
April 6, 2018
Welcome to Day 5 of a 7 part series on my reflections of World Doula Week 2018!
One of the most significant contributors to my philosophy and practice has been The Fifth Vital Sign (5VS), created by Kelsey Knight and Emily Varnam. They came through Austin on their epic...
March 27, 2018
Welcome to part 6 of a 7 part series celebrating World Doula Week 2018!
So, y'all... burnout is real. And I'm in the muck of it. Tomorrow, I'll celebrate/humble-brag about all of the things I accomplished since I became a doula in 2015 but, for now, I have to be honest...
March 26, 2018
Taking time for myself during World Doula Week 2018.
March 24, 2018
Welcome to day 2 of a 2 part series on the doulas who helped raise me up! Happy World Doula Week Day 3, Y'all!
Becky Core - Labor Is Love
Becky and I met when I trained her to be Giving Austin Labor Support volunteer in 2016. She was a powerhouse of a volunteer and att...
The Doula Effect On Austin Hospital Births
August 14, 2017
What Is A Doula?
July 25, 2017
What We Are Born Into
The Fifth Vital Sign - World Doula Week 2018 Day 5!
Burnout Is Real and Eye Opening - World Doula Week 2018 Day 6!
And now we rest - World Doula Week 2018 Day 4!
My Tribe Pt. 2 - World Doula Week 2018 Day 3!
My Tribe Pt. 1 - World Doula Week 2018 Day 2!
March 23, 2018