Entries by Nashville Doula Services

The Birth of Josiah Graham

This is a beautiful story of infertility, miscarriage, and redemption. This mama learned to trust God and her body in her journey. And was able to meet her precious son the way she always dreamed. The Birth of Josiah Graham By Cassandra Thon This story starts years before our little guy was born.  After 4 years […]

The Birth of Asa James Cantrell

As co-owner of Nashville Doula Services, Whitney, recently celebrated the first birthday of her third child, Asa James, she reflected on the day he was born. Whitney had already experienced two births of her own and supported so many mothers through labor as a doula, but she was thrown a curve ball during this labor! […]

Q&A: Postpartum Depression

In a world where talking about “baby blues” and even Postpartum Depression is seen as taboo, we are opening up the conversation. Here in Nashville, we have an amazing resource for moms who may be experiencing some postpartum hardships: Emily Pardy at Ready Nest Counseling. We interviewed Emily to get some insight on how couples […]

The Birth of Leah Katrine

Our very own doula, Lillie, asked her mother to share with us her birth stories. Read as she recalls the birth of her first child. From the feelings of being pregnant for the first time to a long induction and labor, Trina takes us through the emotions she felt 26 years ago. The Birth of […]

The Birth of Hylands Curtis

This is a story of a beautiful natural hospital birth. After a tough pregnancy this mama found her strength and bravery to have the birth she hoped and prayed for. If you are needing some encouragement this vividly written story will do the trick! The Birth of Hylands Curtis By Kayla Dyer Nothing has ever […]

The Birth of Hayes Alan

Allison’s second birth was completely different from her first. She recounts the process it took her to gain the confidence to birth at home. In the end the journey was so worth it! Hayes Birth Story: My Empowering Decision to Birth at Home By: Allison Slaughter “Wherever and however you intend to give birth, your […]