What I Offer

Some things I might do during a typical visit:

  • Listen to your birth story
  • Listen to your concerns about your body
  • Bring pillows, ice packs, hot packs, whatever you need to get comfy
  • Offer tips for mom and baby to get comfortable and relaxed while nursing
  • Empty and refill the dishwasher
  • Prepare a snack for mom
  • Prepare snacks for older siblings
  • Help with kid and baby laundry
  • Get dinner started
  • Help figure out a baby carrier
  • Help you get familiar with a breast pump
  • Help you find a local resource(s)
  • Hold the baby so you can shower, play with older kids, etc.
  • Accompany you on “first time _____-ing” with baby