Non-Profit Spotlight: Interview with Birth Equity Advocacy Project (BEAP)

March 25, 2021 By Jane Chevalier Tell me about your business. The Birth Equity Advocacy Project is a program that is a part of Causes to Care About, a 501(c)(4) organization. BEAP advocates for equal access to quality prenatal and perinatal care for all families of color. We operate exclusively to promote social welfare throughContinue reading “Non-Profit Spotlight: Interview with Birth Equity Advocacy Project (BEAP)”

Creating an Easy & Effective Birth Graphic for Your Birthing Team

March 17, 2021 By Jane Chevalier Birth Preferences 101: It is a major benefit to you to do thorough research on birthing options within whichever environment you are planning to give birth in (home birth, birth center or hospital). Depending on the place, there are different rules and different medical interventions that may not beContinue reading “Creating an Easy & Effective Birth Graphic for Your Birthing Team”

Interview with Liz Foster, from Love in Motion Doula Services

March 15, 2021 by Jane Chevalier Tell me about your business, Love in Motion. Love In Motion is devoted to pregnancy, birth and postpartum services. I am a birth and postpartum doula, as well as a birth coach (like life coaching for pregnancy, birth and postpartum). How long have you been in this field andContinue reading “Interview with Liz Foster, from Love in Motion Doula Services”

Women Wednesday: Lucretia Mott

March 3, 2021 by Jane Chevalier In honor of #WomensHistoryMonth, I’d like to showcase #LucretiaMott. Being a mama herself to 6 children, Lucretia Coffin Mott was a trailblazer for feminism. Born in 1793 on Nantucket Island, MA, and raised as a #Quaker, Mott was an advocate for #antiracism and #genderequality (Michals 2017). Next to herContinue reading “Women Wednesday: Lucretia Mott”

Interview with Pamela Maass, from Law Mother Estate Planning Attorney

February 23, 2021 by Jane Chevalier Tell me about your business, Law Mother. Recognized by 5280 Magazine as a Top Lawyer in Denver for 2021, Law Mother helps families protect their children and assets, while building their legacy, and creating wealth. How long have you been in Estate Planning and what’s your background? Law MotherContinue reading “Interview with Pamela Maass, from Law Mother Estate Planning Attorney”

Questions to Ask When Interviewing a Doula

February 2, 2021 By Jane Chevalier When hiring a doula, you want to make sure you have a set of questions ready to ensure it’s the right fit! This person is going to be sharing a VERY intimate experience with both you and your partner, so making sure you are both 100% comfortable is key.Continue reading “Questions to Ask When Interviewing a Doula”

Why to Consider Including a Doula in Your Birth Experience

January 17, 2021 By Jane Chevalier What is a Doula, you ask? A Doula is a trained birth professional who helps mama undergo her physical, emotional childbirth experience, providing information & resources along the way (DONA International 2021). There are various reasons why hiring a doula is beneficial. Not only does a hiring a doulaContinue reading “Why to Consider Including a Doula in Your Birth Experience”

Estate Planning – What is it and Do You Really Need it?

February 12, 2021 By Jane Chevalier Estate planing…what is it? Isn’t it something reserved for people later in their life or wealthy people only? Don’t you have to own a huge property or large “estate”? Shouldn’t you wait until you have children? Do you need to wait until you are “settled” in your career? Isn’tContinue reading “Estate Planning – What is it and Do You Really Need it?”