Barrie Doula

5 Takeaways From My VBAC2C

5 Takeaways From My VBAC2C

I had a C-Section Twice

… And then I birthed a baby vaginally.

Top 5 things not to say, and what you could try saying instead, to someone experiencing infertility.

Top 5 things not to say, and what you could try saying instead, to someone experiencing infertility.

In honour of National Infertility Awareness Week, and with 1 in 6 Canadians currently struggling to conceive, I thought I would put together a post about fertility etiquette. While many people have good intentions, most don't know what to say (or say the wrong things) to friends and family members dealing with infertility. 

DIY Baby Wipe Spray

DIY Baby Wipe Spray

The most common brands of baby wipes have ingridients such as  parabens, fragrances, and skin irritants that some babies may be sensitive to. After I gave birth I decided to forgo packaged wipes altogether. I went into my kitchen and started concocting all sorts of baby wipe sprays.