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Pets and Pregnancy, Part Two: Your Cat, Your Pregnancy, and Bringing Home Baby

April 09, 2017 | 0 Comments


  Where would we be without our furbabies?

Our cuddly cats, our delightful dogs, our fine feathered friends. We[...]

Boston's Premier Doula Agency is YOUR Premier Doula Agency

February 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

...and here’s why.

“She was reliable, kind, and competent.”

 “Our doula was a true blessing.”

“We were impressed at[...]

"The Perfect Mothering Tool"?

July 26, 2016 | 1 Comment


Happy Summer!

I hope you are enjoying the warm, sunny days and balmy, moonlit nights. Are you finding your days[...]

Kangaroo Care: "Hold Me Close...It's Great for Both of Us"

June 02, 2016 | 0 Comments

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Hello, Mommies and Daddies-to-be and all of you who are snuggling with your[...]

Oxytocin: Just a Little Hug Can Do So Much

February 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

How quickly the month of February has flown by, at least for me. It seems like I always have much more to do than[...]


November 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Everybody has one. And many are most willing to share theirs, whether asked for or not. Since the holiday season,[...]

Princesses: Baby girl

May 04, 2015 | 0 Comments

I hope you all have been getting outside to enjoy the long awaited Spring weather. Flowers are blooming. The birds[...]

Peri What?? Healing from episiotomies and vaginal tear

April 02, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hello, dear readers! Looks like Spring may finally be making its much anticipated arrival after all. It’s been a[...]

Postpartum hormones: 2 Weeks – 14 Days – 336 Hours Part 2

November 03, 2014 | 0 Comments

Welcome to Birthing Gently’s monthly blog. Last month, we explored the numerous changes rapidly happening to you and[...]