Author: Nicole Buratti

Six Ways Your Doula is like Your HairDresser

What could your Doula and your Hairdresser possibly have in common? More than you think! A good Doula is worth her weight in gold if she offers all three:  Emotional Support, Informational Support, and Physical Support. If you're hairdresser is good as what she does, so does she...

Birth: A Better Chance than Winning the $700M Powerball Jackpot

by Nicole Buratti, HBCE, LCCE, RPYT, CLD, CCBE, CLE, HBFE, eRYT200 I was having a conversation with two yogini moms after Prenatal Yoga on Wednesday morning about what birth really looks like.  Jen and Nikki were chatting when I chimed it. Nikki is a crunchy home-birthing, second-time mom,...

My Struggle with Postpartum Depression

by Nicole Buratti, HBCE, LCCE, RPYT, CLD, CCBE, eRYT Having a Baby is Supposed to be the Happiest Time in Your Life Today is the 10th anniversary of my realization that I had postpartum depression. I don't say diagnosis. It was a realization that something wasn't right...