This announcement trumps them all in my heart for a couple of reasons: 1) You only get to do a few of these announcements in your lifetime, if you're lucky. And 2) It is going to be a pivotal turning point for my business.
[BLOG] As a birth & labour doula, I have had the distinct privilege of being present for many people's entrance into the world. Although each labour and birth is unique, my job always remains the same: support, support, support. Be present for that woman. Tell her she is strong and wonderful and beautiful and loved. Bear witness to her journey, and do what I can to ease her discomfort during this time of transition into the next phase of life: motherhood.
My grandmother recently passed away. This is sad news for our family, and she will be greatly missed.