Cradled in Love Blog
We just finished up a long weekend and it was much needed. While yesterday was a bit quiet around my house, I had my whole family together on Sunday afternoon. Once you have an adult child, you begin to really appreciate the times when you are surrounded by ALL of...
I have been been a mother for 21 years and it has occurred me (okay, it has gripped me so fiercely that tears have come to my eyes and my breathing feels a bit labored) that I am now in the season of experiencing the last of the firsts with my kids. Unlike "the last...
With each of my 8 children, I have enjoyed a babymoon for the few weeks following the delivery of my newborn. My husband, my mom, my older children, or any other help we had arranged continued with the household running, while I had a restful recovery time.
It was sometime in the wee hours of the morning that I sat in the living room of the quiet house of my friend’s. There I was a young girl in my high teens rocking a newborn blissfully in the middle of the night. To me it was the biggest treat to have this privilege.
As both a loss mom and a doula who has walked with clients during their loss, I know the heartache that is only felt because there are no words deep enough to describe it. Sometimes, you just need to know that someone else is in this “heartbreak club”…
In my memories, I can still see the faces of the sweet mommas I have supported as I fondly remember their births. I count it such a joy that these precious parents have welcomed me into their family during such an amazing moment.
Proudly Serving the South Carolina Upstate
We serve in the following Upstate locations in SC: Greenville Memorial Hospital, Greenville Midwifery, Saint Francis Hospital (Greenville), Patewood Hospital (Greenville), Laurens Memorial Hospital, Greer Memorial Hospital, AnMed Health (Anderson), Easley Baptist Medical Hospital, Spartanburg Regional Hospital, Carolina Waterbirth (Simpsonville), and Labors of Love Birth Center (Spartanburg). We will also serve at midwife attended home births. If your birth location is not listed, please contact us for availability.
Childbirth classes are offered as group classes and private classes. We currently offer the Evidence Based Birth Childbirth Class and the Spinning Babies ® Parent’s Class at various locations in the Upstate.