Doula Agencies and Intimacy – Our Heart Centered Approach

doula agencies and intimacy

Some families shy away from the idea of a doula agency with the idea that it’s “too big” and that there will be a loss of intimacy with the agency approach. While we can’t guarantee intimacy with the approach from all agencies, we can tell you how Keystone State Doula […]

Funk That – 6 Common Misconceptions About Doula Support

common doula myths

More and more we find ourselves in conversations with others explaining not what it is that a doula does, but more about what a doula doesn’t do. So we’ve complied a small list (and a video) for your convenience in hopes that this information will help you better understand the role […]

I Wish I Would Have Hired a Doula

i wish i would have hired a doula

I can’t tell you how many times we hear folks say AFTER they have given birth “I wish I would have hired a doula”. It breaks our hearts every single time. We felt this was such an important perspective to share. So when someone recently said these words to us, again, and […]

Parents of infants are choosing sleep!

sleep after baby

Everyone likes to poke fun at you while you are pregnant, telling you that once your child is born, you can forget about sleep. What is so funny about that? And how can we prove them wrong? With overnight postpartum care – that’s how! Did you know that once upon a time – a long, […]

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly – Breastfeeding

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Many families today are choosing to breastfeed their tiny wonders. It’s all the rage. There is a lot of science supporting it. There are people everywhere working to normalize breastfeeding. It’s considered “normal” and “natural”. With something so natural, people assume it’s going to be easy. So what happens when […]