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Night Care for Babies in Connecticut

Night Care for Babies in Connecticut While bringing a newborn home is exciting and joyful, you may be reading this for the other part that new moms and dads are often not prepared for – how often a newborn awakens and needs to be tended to at night.   For many...

Twins — How to Manage the First Few Weeks

Twins — How to Manage the First Few Weeks Having twins takes the joy and anxiety of having a baby to a whole new level!  The common reaction parents have when finding out they will be having twins is excitement and concern about caring for two babies at once. If you...

Overnight Doulas: Benefits, Duties & Support

Overnight Doulas: Benefits, Duties & Support Bringing home a newborn is full of excitement, relief and joy. It also can be stressful, overwhelming and exhausting. An overnight doula can relieve the stress, provide calm assistance and allow parents to recharge...

Choosing a Labor Support Doula For Your Birth

Choosing a Labor Support Doula For Your Birth Congratulations on your pregnancy! The thought of giving birth can be overwhelming for most people. Why? Isn’t it a natural event? Won’t the hospital take care of everything? To the last two questions – yes and no! While...

What is a Night Doula?

What is a Night Doula? Postpartum night doulas provide in-home overnight support for the family of a newborn. What does a night doula do? The role of the doula at night is baby care and mom support (if needed). If the mother is nursing her baby, the doula can help...