Let’s talk blogging... We know, you've probably heard this one before right? Blogging is an essential part of your marketing strategy. But when … [Read more...] about Why you should absolutely be blogging to promote your doula business (and how to get it right)
Sophie caught up with Liz Stanford who recently took over The Calm Birth School from Suzy Ashworth. They chat about Hypnobirthing, the science behind … [Read more...] about Video interview with Liz Stanford, The Calm Birth School
Having watched Rob and Helen's new play, Funny in Real Life, at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Sophie caught up with the husband and wife team to chat … [Read more...] about Video interview with comedian Rob Rouse and actress/writer Helen Rutter
Nurturing Birth Director Sophie Brigstocke interviews Aine Homer about her work with families experiencing reflux, colic, silent reflux and allergies. … [Read more...] about Video Interview with The Baby Reflux Lady
It’s been a hectic few months here at Nurturing Birth HQ. Our busy little team have taught Doula Preparation Courses across the UK and Europe, … [Read more...] about Self-Care for Doulas – Taking care of you, so you can take care of them…
What to put in your bag for a birth is a question that comes up a lot both on parenting forums and in doula groups. I’m very aware of it on forums … [Read more...] about What’s in your bag?
With the summer coming up, it's great time to indulge in a little educational reading! We asked the Nurturing Birth doula community for their … [Read more...] about Essential Summer Reads for Doulas
Let’s talk about words... From the carefully crafted content on your doula website to the attention grabbing social media posts, what you write can … [Read more...] about The MOST important content you need for your doula biz (it’s not what you think!)
In amidst the joy of seeing a new family together earlier this week there was a moment that jarred for me, the question put to Harry and Meghan about … [Read more...] about The bad baby!
This article, written by Sophie Brigstocke, first appeared in the Journal of Holistic Healthcare, Summer 2017 How many lightbulb moments can you … [Read more...] about Doulas, birth, home and love
Sophie interviews holistic sleep coach and IBCLC Lyndsey Hookway about her work and especially her training programme for anyone wanting to work with … [Read more...] about Interview with Lyndsey Hookway, Holistic Sleep and Lactation Consultant
Sophie interviews Lactation Consultant Anna Le Grange about mindful breastfeeding, some of the pitfalls facing parents in the UK around feeding, and … [Read more...] about Interview with Anna Le Grange, Lactation Consultant and Mindful Breastfeeding Coach
1. Don’t join a networking group Ok, I confess. I used to view networking groups with a wary eye and admittedly I'd still rather pluck the hairs … [Read more...] about 10 simple but powerful ways to TOTALLY Ruin your Doula business!
As the end of another year approaches it’s natural to start thinking ahead to the next 12 months and what actions you’re going to take to grow your … [Read more...] about How to make 2019 your best business year yet
A positive mindset is one of those things that takes time and concerted effort to develop – it’s not enough to simply be aware of the fact you have a … [Read more...] about How to create a positive mindset and grow your doula practice