In all faiths, Hamsa Hand is a protective sign. It brings its owner happiness, luck, health and good fortune. Using her son’s hand prints as protection, Janet’s baby is now ready for a safe and healthy birth.Read More
…it’s not just about celebrating a mother’s journey to breastfeed. It’s about celebrating a journey that will eventually come to a bittersweet end.Read More
Want to decrease your rate of interventions? Want an advocate for a safe and positive birth space? Read on to find 5 reasons why you should hire a Doula.Read More
You hired a wedding photographer didn’t you?Read More
“I’m a Birth Photographer,” I say.
“I wish I had know about you before I had my bab(ies)!” Says E.V.E.R.Y single mother I meet.
Here’s why you should hire a professional Birth Photographer.Read More
Where do I even begin?
You made me feel EMPOWERED about my birth choices. You made me feel RESPECTED regarding my choices. You made me feel COMFORTABLE.
How do I even thank you?Read More
Have you ever thought about writing out your birth story?
When baby arrives, life becomes a whirlwind of events. You’re up all day and night bringing your milk supply in as baby cluster feeds and you hardly remember to get some sleep when baby is sleeping.
The next thing you know 6 weeks have gone by.Read More
Because April is Cesarean Awareness Month, I decided to write a letter to the mamas who will be having a c-section.
Here’s why you need to talk to your prenatal health care team about photographing your birth if it ends up as a c-section.Read More
I should have told my husband that I received a text from Shannon earlier this particular day that she was feeling a bit off… But I didn’t. So when I had to leave at 5:00am because she was in labour 2 weeks early, he was shocked!Read More
Moose viewing in Algonquin Park, looking for woodland flowers and a few other ideas for your family to get out and enjoy Spring!Read More
This mama has an incredible story to tell! You’ll never guess where she delivered her baby. It was a close call, for sure.
It’s another story shared by a mama in Muskoka as part of my Muskoka Birth Story Series.
Brea went through 65 hours of labour - SIXTY FIVE - to bring her babe into the world that ended in as a belly birth. Such a great birth story!Read More
This mama will have you smiling as you read through her unique birth story. It’s refreshing to read humour in such a serious and life-changing event!Read More
The birth story of my first baby. It wasn’t what I expected. It wasn’t what I had planned for. But what I did end up having was a beautiful belly birth.Read More