VBAC

VBAC

Written by Doula Hannah Sears Let’s talk about VBACs! VBAC (vaginal birth after cesarean) rates are on the rise, but unfortunately many women still receive a lot of push back from providers when seeking support for their birth plan. “Your baby’s size increases your...
After Birth: Boost Your Mood Naturally

After Birth: Boost Your Mood Naturally

  After months of crying at commercials, the euphoria of finally holding your baby in your arms was a wonderful relief. But now it’s been a few days, or maybe a few weeks, and you’re realizing that you still feel a little… bummed. You...
Tips on How to Have a Healthy Pregnancy

Tips on How to Have a Healthy Pregnancy

  Although it’d be easier to lay in bed and eat all day, exercising is beneficial to mama and baby in many ways. It is important that you keep your body healthy in order to have a healthy pregnancy and baby. Here are a few helpful tips for exercising while...
Audrey Sperry

Audrey Sperry

“I had an excellent experience with our Doula Hannah with Care for Mom. She exceeded all of our expectations, and absolutely improved my labor and delivery. At my 6 week follow-up appointment with my doctor, he said she was one of the best Doula’s he had...
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...
Getting Started with Baby

Getting Started with Baby

You have been waiting for this moment for what seems like forever. You’ve spent hours researching, read a million articles, and taken a birth class. Suddenly, you have an amazing, precious baby in your arms. You have discovered a love you didn’t know was...
Nicole Walker

Nicole Walker

“As an older mother with previous placental complications at my first birth I was concerned about the prospect of being medically induced for my second pregnancy. So, we looked to Care for Mom for help. As the Lord would have it, I had a spontaneous and fast...
Christy Van Steenburgh

Christy Van Steenburgh

“I don’t think I could have accomplished my birth plan without Kelly as my doula! She took my wishes seriously and during labor, she did everything she could to help me stay comfortable and focused so I could relax. Even when I was thinking I...
Nutrition: How to Get Through the First Trimester

Nutrition: How to Get Through the First Trimester

Good nutrition can be difficult during your first trimester. Research shows more than half of all women will experience some form of morning sickness, making eating healthy almost impossible. Here are a few ways that will help you keep a nutrient-dense diet while...