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A Complete Childbirth Education Course

The Green Stork is thrilled to announce that in January 2017 we will begin offering Complete Childbirth Education classes that are tailored, written, and presented exclusively by us.  We realize that some families have previously had to opt out of taking Bradley® classes with The Green Stork due to the cost and intense time commitment it required. Let’s face it… 12 Sundays of 2-4 hour classes [...]

5 FAQ’s about your Birth Arts International Doula Training

5 FAQ’s about your Birth Arts International Doula Training You’re thinking or dreaming about becoming a doula?!  What an exciting time.  I remember that like it was yesterday.  In my day job dreaming about what I really wanted to do in life.  Birth Arts International has everything you need to get started.  A full online educational program, in class training, personal support and mentorship from [...]

Top 10 ways I stayed happy when those baby blues crept in…

Top 10 ways I stayed happy when those baby blues crept in… I love my babies and even more, I loved staying home with them when they were so fresh and new. Even with that, some days were hard. Be it hormones, lack of routine, or what ever, some days were hard! These tips really helped me. 1)K.I.S.S. “Keep it simple sweetie.” A good friend of [...]

Nature’s Compass for Pregnancy + Birth

Nature’s Compass for Pregnancy + Birth By Amy Heilman Originally posted on www.awakeningroots.blogspot.com 4/23/14 Posted with permission from Amy. “My first experience as a birth doula occurred before I even knew what a doula was. I supported a soul sister friend in the natural home birth of her first child in March 2012, and I learned so much through her process of self-education and conscious decision making. Before this, birth [...]

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