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Overnight Baby Care: A Postpartum Doula's Diary

It’s a text from a new dad. “We’re having a tough time. When can you do an overnight shift?” I recognize right away that it took a lot for dad to send an “SOS” text. They must be having a rough time. These are the urgent requests that need replied to ASAP.

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The Breakfast Burrito: Food In a Swaddle

You’re probably wondering why a postpartum doula is blogging about breakfast burritos. ….

When new parents enlist my services for overnight care, I let them know that if all goes well with their new baby and baby sleeps for a solid stretch, I can make them some sort of breakfast to warm up.

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All for the Little Ones: Gift Ideas for Babies Under One

Babies under one year old don’t care what they get for the holidays. They would be just as happy with a bunch of empty gift bags with tissue paper, or even your personal Rubbermaid containers wrapped all pretty under the tree. They like the lights and the sound of the crinkling paper. So what DO you give them?

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