June 2018 - Vegas Family Doulas Blog Posts




Posted on: June 25, 2018 | Babies, Famillies, Information, Parenting, Uncategorized

Splish Splash you’re ready for baby’s bath! …Or are you?! One of the things I hear most often as a doula is “My baby hates the bath!” And for many, this is their truth. If we pull back to basics, we can remember a few things: baby has spent months in a nice soothing soak. Baths are calming and relaxing, even for us. Bath time can be a fantastic indication . . .

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Shh…Sleep Parent Sleep…

Posted on: June 18, 2018 | Famillies, Information, Parenting, Postpartum Doulas, sleep

When was the last time you rested? No, no, I’m not talking about laying your head down for a quick nap between feeds. I’m speaking about laying your heavy head down and melting between the sheets. I’m talking about closing your eyes and escaping into a world of dreams and imagination. I’m saying knowing the peace of having your baby in the arms of your trusted postpartum doula. Sleep, beautiful-wanted-needed . . .

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Safety First. For a Safe Ride, Every Ride.

Posted on: June 11, 2018 | Community, Parenting, Safety, Travel

Did you know that motor vehicle injuries are the leading cause of death among children ages 2 to 14. 43% of the children were improperly restraint. Out of every 10 car seats, how many are improperly installed? What is the current rear facing recommendation by the American Academy of Pediatrics? What is the recommended age for a child to sit in the front passenger seat? Did you know that most . . .

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No Child Wet Behind- Las Vegas 2018 Diaper Drive

Posted on: June 4, 2018 | Community, Famillies

We met in at an event during World Black Breastfeeding Week 2016. I followed the instructions on the flyer, and brought diapers with me to the event. She was there with her table, and I was there with mine. I walked over with diapers in tow and introduced myself, as I started to speak about a national event that I was hoping to host in Las Vegas, her eyes widened . . .

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