Paying for doula services can be a sticker shock that you might not be expecting. However a professional doula is worth her weight in gold and you don’t need gold to afford her. Lets talk about it.
We bring a lot into our relationships—our past experiences, feelings, and our unique lens on how we perceive situations. This is no different for birth.
Unlike many doulas, midwives, and healthcare providers I did not have a calling to medicine. I did not become a doula to fix a wrong or right the world. I simply fell into it. Literally, I fell into it.