Katie Konopka-Hughes

Katie Konopka-Hughes

“As a first time mother I can honestly say I would not have been able to get through 14 hours of labor without Hannah Sears by my side. She is an excellent and experienced doula who has great love and passion for what she does. I would recommend her to anyone...
Care for Dad

Care for Dad

  The role of fathers in childbirth and postpartum care has been an evolving one over the past century. Although ‘Care For Mom’ doulas really do center their attention around the mother and her expectations for a successful birth story, we can’t forget about our...
It’s World Doula Week–So what is a doula?

It’s World Doula Week–So what is a doula?

Sometimes we forget that not everyone uses the language of childbirth as regularly as we do. It’s one thing to hear the word “doula” – it’s another entirely to understand the role she might play in your labor, delivery, and recovery. A birth doula, or childbirth...
Instead of Getting a Flu Shot…

Instead of Getting a Flu Shot…

It’s already in the news, “flu season starts early; expectations are that it’s going to be bad.” So many practical things can be done to help prevent the spread of the flu. First and foremost, people who are sick need to stay home. If it is necessary for them to go...