new mom Archives - Vegas Family Doulas Blog Posts

 

 

New Mom Seeking Friends in Las Vegas

Posted on: February 19, 2024 | Children, Community, Famillies, Friendship, Motherhood, Parenting, Relationships

New Mom seeks the company of other moms who love to laugh, enjoys playing “tourist” by trying out new spots in our wondrous city, a hot meal, and putting on some dancing (or bowling) shoes. Looking for mom friends who want time to re-energize and relax in a diverse, welcoming environment. New Mom seeking genuine connections while building a village with our children; planting relationship roots for years to come. . . .

Read More


Diastasis Recti

Posted on: August 8, 2022 | Body, Community, education, Health, Information, Las Vegas, Postpartum, Pregnancy

The fupa. The mom-pooch. The mummy tummy. These are all different ways society identifies diastasis recti. This common yet dissatisfying lingering effect of pregnancy and postpartum plays with one’s mental, emotional, and physical mentality. Looking pregnant long after baby has been welcomed into the world; the struggles to “get that body back”, which is taking longer than it used to. But alas! There are ways to have that belly back . . .

Read More


Is This Labor?

Posted on: November 8, 2021 | birth, Body, Doulas, education, Health, Information, Labor, Labor Doulas, Las Vegas, Pregnancy, Prenatal

The thought of being in labor riddled Claudia with anxiety whenever she thought about it. The idea of the pain, the unknowns, the what-ifs, and the “will I have my baby in my car?!” plagued her thoughts. Now that she was aware that a rupture of membranes didn’t necessarily indicate the onset of labor, Claudia was curious as to HOW to tell when she would BE in labor, and  if . . .

Read More


E is for E.A.S.Y Routine

Posted on: June 15, 2019 | Activity, Babies, Famillies, Feeding, Information, Parenting, sleep

Easy like Sunday morning? It could be! The Eat-Activity-Sleep-You Time routine (also known as the E.A.S.Y) is a handy tool for new parents to get a grasp on the day-to-day with a growing baby. The E.A.S.Y routine allows a pattern to develop that may very well get you through those difficult days. What is the E.A.S.Y routine? Let’s dive in! E.A.S.Y was developed by Babywise using a 24 hour period . . .

Read More


Body, Beautiful

Posted on: May 6, 2019 | Body, Motherhood

They’re yours. The dark lines of triumph (or defeat) form on each side of your abdomen, thighs, breasts, and more. The bumps, creases, and crevices of shapes that find their way into new places on your ever-changing body. Along with newly found self-confidence (or self-consciousness)…it’s your body, and it’s beautiful! You Experience Puberty The early stages of adolescent life shape our thoughts and views on our bodies as we grow. . . .

Read More