Information and tips about Birth, Babies, and Breastfeeding. Updated information about the courses will be shared as well.
Birth, Baby & Breastfeeding Expert here to help you feel confident & educated prior to birth, caring for your infant including feeding support, general care, and sleep support. Offering private consulting services in the Lowcountry of South Carolina and virtually beyond.
You are expecting, now what? Let us help guide you towards "must haves" for your baby and tips for setting up your nursery. Are you planning to breastfeed? It is a "natural" method for feeding, but it may not be easy! Education about getting your breast-feeding journey off to a successful start is included. The birth of your child, whether its the first or fifth, is undoubtedly one of the most intimate and joy-filled experiences in life. However, there are a lot of decisions and choices that are to be made. By understanding medical terminology and the labor and delivery process, you will be better able to make educated, informed decisions about your plan of care as well as your babies.
Upon discharge home from the hospital and into the first six to twelve weeks after delivery...it can be a challenging time. This time period is commonly referred to as the "fourth trimester" for moms and babies. By educating parents about what to expect during the newborn days, parents will be well prepared to care for their child while they cherish and enjoy the precious newborn days that go by so fast. In addition, we are here to assist parents during infancy with feeding, establishing a routine, general newborn care and healthy sleep habits. This consult also includes helping mothers with a plan for transition back to work.
While having a newborn and infant will mean you get less sleep, helping parents navigate the journey through establishing good sleep habits and implementing a routine that promotes extending sleep at night is what the consult is all about. The consult is client-baby specific, and we figure out a plan that works best for you and your baby. Details and education about evidence-based best practice for promoting extending sleep are covered. Sleep support available for infants through early childhood.