Spinning Babies is for Everyone

The Spinning Babies® Parent Class offers value for any pregnant person. Are you... ➡️  pregnant for the first, second, third, or fourth time?  ➡️  planning for a natural or unmedicated birth? ➡️  planning to get an epidural? ➡️  birthing in a hospital? ➡️ giving birth at home or in a birth center? ➡️ already signed […]

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Can the Spinning Babies approach help with VBAC?

There was a great post today on the Spinning Babies® Instagram account about Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC). I couldn't have said it better myself! While we can’t promise everyone a vaginal birth after a cesarean, we can give tools, resources, and encouragement to those who desire it. ⁠ ➡️ The Spinning Babies® approach uses […]

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Clarksville Birth Essentials Class

NEW! Local class for Clarksville and Fort Campbell area families will be starting in May 2022. In this 4-week Birth Essentials series, you will learn basic information about the birth process, stages of labor, pain management, and postpartum recovery. You'll practice coping techniques, relaxation activities, and labor positions. Upcoming Dates: May 4-25, Wednesday nights, 6-8 […]

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Waiting on Labor and COVID-19

Waiting for labor is always a time of being "in limbo". It's even more true with the current social distancing and personal safety considerations necessary with COVID-19 spreading. Here are some of my thoughts on getting through the next few weeks if you're due any day. (Originally written for my Birth Doula support clients.) Disclaimer: […]

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The Perfect Birth Class that We Didn’t Know Existed

After hearing about the new Evidence Based Birth Childbirth Class, an expecting mom I spoke with summed it up well. “It’s exactly what we’re looking for! It’s the perfect birth class that we didn’t know existed.” The EBB Childbirth Class brings together the best features of traditional and modern options into one series. It’s a […]

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Final Nashville Birth Class of 2019 Promises to Deliver

You’ve decided to take a birth prep class. Yay! But it’s almost the end of the year and the winter holidays are swiftly approaching. Boo! Will you be able to find a Nashville birth class that fits your busy life? I have good news for you. You already have. The Evidence Based Birth® Childbirth Class […]

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Instagram Links

Hey there, Instagram followers! This is the place to find all of the links related to my latest and greatest Insta posts. Enjoy! Spinning Babies® New Parent Class (Group Event) Learn More Mentorship Program Newly launched mentoring program for Doulas, Childbirth Educators, and other birth workers Learn More Virtual Doula Support Professional Doula support wherever […]

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Eating Dates During Pregnancy (and Enjoying It!)

You’ve probably heard by now that eating dates during the last weeks of your pregnancy may help your labor go more smoothly. Of all the natural “things to do” to help with birth, eating dates is one of the few that has real research to back it up. The studies are small but promising and […]

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2018 Continuing Education for Birth Professionals

Are you a Birth Professional in the Middle Tennessee region? OBGYNs, Midwives (CPMs and CNMs), L&D Nurses, Doulas, and Childbirth Educators will all benefit from these LOCAL Continuing Education events.  2018 Schedule* Evidence Based Birth® Seminar Series: Bridging the Evidence-Practice Gap January 27 (Clarksville, TN) 1.5 Nursing Contact Hours, 0.15 ACNM CEUs*, 1.50 AAFP Prescribed […]

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Peanut Balls: Changing Birth for Clarksville Moms

April 6, 2016. Mark this date. Something happened today that will affect hundreds of women in Clarksville, Tennessee. Gateway got balls! Six of them, to be exact. Red, yellow, pink, green, silver and blue. If you’ve been following my Gofundme campaign, you know exactly what I’m talking about. For the rest of you, let me […]

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