Family Tree Doula Services
Professional Postpartum Support for Today's New Parents
whats-on-my-desk-7.jpg

Blog

Bits of wisdom for new parents bundled up in a blog!

Posts in baby sleep
Postpartum Doula. You're Like a Nanny or Night Nurse, Right?!

Nanny, night nurses and postpartum doulas are often lumped together under the same profession. In fact, they provide very different levels of care to families with babies or children.

Read More
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.

Read More
Newborn Care Class: A New Parent Essential

You admit that you’ve never been a baby person and now, after 24-48 hours in the hospital or birth center with your squirming new baby, you’re going home.  You had around the clock support with a click of a button and now you’re on your own. Now what?!

Read More