What is World Doula Week? The purpose of World Doula Week is to empower Doulas all around the world, to improve the physiological, social, emotional, and psychological health of women, newborns, and families before, during and after birth. Some benefits of having a Doula at your birth include:
Reduces the incidence of c-sections
May shorten the length of labor Reduces epidural and analgesic requests
Increases breastfeeding initiation and continuation
Increases mother’s satisfaction of birth experience
Can reduce the incidence of postpartum mood disorders
Increases new parents’ confidence in the care of their newborn
Learn more about the role of a Doula and My Darling birth services here. Be sure to check out all of the other services I offer as well.
Giveaway!As a part of the celebration, I wanted to spread some joy and excitement your way.
In honor of World Doula Week, there are two fabulous giveaways for you to choose from. One is for local expecting parents and the other is open to anyone in the Continental United States.
One (1) My Darling birth package will be given away to one local expecting parent. This package is worth $800!! To enter the giveaway you must live within 30 miles of Charlotte, NC and your due date must be after April 30, 2016.
Renew... Recharge... and Rejuvenate with the aromatherapy powers of Chamomile. Indulge your sense of good taste with sips of fragrant, flower rich tea. Drink from a elegant, hand crafted, one of a kind mug. Record your deepest desires, dreams and ambitions in a beautiful leather bound journal.
This bundle sets the tone for peace of mind and relaxation. It's valued at $35 and is open to anyone within the Continental United States.
(1) hand poured, chamomile scented tin candle or a lavender flower & amber soy blend scented candle. (your choice)
(1) box of Traditional Medicinal's Organic Chamomile with Lavender tea. This tea is a fragrant blend that will settle your nervous system, while soothing and relaxing your digestive system. (Ingredients: Organic Chamomile Flower, Organic English Lavender Flower, and Organic Lemon Balm Leaf)
(1) hand crafted one of a kind mug
(1) leather bound, embossed design journal
To enter the giveaway:
1) Go to the My Darling Doula Facebook page and hit like.
2) Fill out the form below. Put your giveaway number in the subject line. Don't forget to hit send. Good Luck!
Giveaway ends at Midnight on March 28, 2016. The winners will be drawn on March 29, 2015 and will be personally e-mailed. The winners will also be announced on Facebook, so go follow and "like" us for updates!