The Bradley Method Review: Calling Out on this Technique, Again
Here we go again, I am calling out The Bradley Method. While I honor the progress this method established for all birthing people and how...
5 MOST Beneficial Positions for Labor
Labor it is DYNAMIC!! That means that you don’t want to stay static. If you are not on an epidural yet or trying to avoid it all...
Birth: Its Life Lessons from a Doula
Birth is the space in which I work. It encompasses my daily life, I talk about it, write about it, teach it, study it, think about it...
Fear & Loathing in Labor
Expecting? As your due date draws near, are you becoming more anxious? Afraid? Worried? Scared? Overwhelmed?
Do I Need a Birth Doula?
Often times the hardest part of deciding if a birth doula is the right choice for you is navigating what your birth will be like ...
One Word: Gratifying!
Recently, I had the pleasure of chatting with my neighbor. It was her 74th birthday and we were sitting around with her partner and sister
Pausing in Early Labor
SO, what should we be doing during this time? The most challenging part of this early phase is the anticipation.
No Small Secret About Birth
Want to know a secret about birth? Women don’t let their babies out unless they feel safe!!
Breaking Up with The Bradley Method
Hi there - for those that do not know me, I am Staci Berrey, owner and operator of Labor of Love Birth & Postpartum in Orange County CA....
Birthing in Your Brain
The Strength Within. Rethinking your perspective on pain in Childbirth