Sophie chats to Emma While, Sleep Educator and Mummy Mentor from Courage and Chamomile about her work with new parents navigating baby and child … [Read more...] about Interview with Emma While from Courage & Chamomile on baby sleep
Sophie discusses perceptions of doulas preventing midwives from doing their job and/or keeping clients from going to hospital/accessing medical care. … [Read more...] about Barring the way – doulas and midwives, a video blog
Sophie chats to Hannah about everything to do with babywearing - how she got into it, why she's so passionate about it, what she thinks of Piers … [Read more...] about Interview with Hannah Wallace from Wear My Baby on babywearing
With the huge emphasis placed on social media these days you could be forgiven for thinking that all other forms of small business marketing pale into … [Read more...] about How to get your doula business in front of more potential clients
Florence chats to Bridget Supple, Antenatal Teacher and news editor of the International Journal of Birth and Parent Education about her interest in … [Read more...] about An Interview with Bridget Supple, Microbiome Teacher
Sophie talks to hypnotherapist, doula and Traumatic Birth Recovery specialist Alex Heath about her work with families recovering from difficult … [Read more...] about An interview with Alex Heath, Hypnotherapist and Traumatic Birth Recovery specialist
Harry Kane, footballing star in the recent World Cup, came under fire on Twitter last week for congratulating his partner, Kate, on giving birth to … [Read more...] about #SoProud – a video blog
With the summer holidays in full swing it can be tough to balance work and family life. If you’re a mum you’ll likely be juggling work and childcare … [Read more...] about 9 ways to be much more productive (even when you’re shattered)
Sophie chats about birth plans after reading two very differing opinions about them recently. What are your thoughts about birth plans - a good or a … [Read more...] about The Birth Plan – a video blog
Here in the UK we’re super lucky that every woman has the right to take 52 weeks maternity leave. However, being able to afford to take it is another … [Read more...] about Budgeting for a baby – Seriously thrifty saving advice!
Pregnancy can be a truly wonderful time, your body is blooming and you’re looking forward to the day when you finally get to meet your beautiful new … [Read more...] about What is a doula and do I really need one?
If you’re caring, patient, nurturing, kind (but assertive) and love supporting other people then a career as a self-employed doula could be right up … [Read more...] about How to become a doula – An instant guide!
Last year Sophie wrote an open letter to magazine editor Natasha Pearlman after she shared in the mainstream press about her traumatic first birth … [Read more...] about Doulas and caesareans – a video blog
Sophie is in a field in Hay on Wye, camping at the Hay Literary Festival. She's been listening to some inspiring talks, including one by linguistics … [Read more...] about The power of language and basic humanity – a video blog
Sophie talks about working with two clients who didn't experience the birth they hoped for and had difficult early days. What are the challenges that … [Read more...] about When the postnatal period isn't all rosy – a video blog