Megan Barbour    Birth & Postpartum Doula, Nascent Birth

Megan Barbour
Birth & Postpartum


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Birth Photography

Posted on 31 March, 2016 at 13:00 Comments comments (0)

Oh Birth Photography...Just the mention of a photographer in the birthing room can cause some couples to cringe. “We don’t want any pictures of what’s happening DOWN there”… “I really don’t want another stranger in the birthing room”… “ACK…gross!”

Fair enough. But let’s break it down:

The birth of your baby is an experience you really can’t anticipate to its fullness. The beauty of the ...

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The Peanut Ball

Posted on 2 November, 2015 at 14:30 Comments comments (0)

 Despite what you might have heard Doulas are not anti-epidural. In fact I love epidurals - in the right situation and used properly an epidural can be magical.


Here's where epidurals go bad: mom decides to have an epidural; she lays down in her hospital bed, plays cards, reads a book or watches a movie. She might get up to pee but let's face it, even a 'walking epidural' severely limits he...

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What exactly does a Postpartum Doula do?

Posted on 23 October, 2015 at 2:45 Comments comments (0)

New Website

Posted on 19 October, 2015 at 19:35 Comments comments (0)

Hi there! Welcome to my new website. You'll find lots of changes including some new birth and postpartum packages as well as gift cards - which would be great for any new family! Stay tuned for my Facebook and Instagram giveaway!