Crys the Doula

Your birth matters.

postpartum

How mainstream life makes parenting harder

A friend’s post on facebook prompted this ramble. She asked what help could be given to parents of young children to make life easier. Well, that’s a paraphrase but it gets to the meat of what I want to discuss. One glaring, painful problem in America is lack of TIME OFF. The United States is […]

Breast is Best? Fed is Best?

I have seen many posts lately passionately laying out why breastfeeding is the best way to feed a baby and also how this mentality killed a baby and nearly starved more. So who is right? Should we be on this unapologetic crusade to increase breastfeeding numbers and stick it to the formula companies? Should we […]