Hiring Mel was probably one of the best decisions and investments we made in support of the birth of our first child. We found out about the pregnancy after we were already past the first trimester, and were more than a tad overwhelmed with all the variables and the decisions that go along with birth. We appreciated that Mel offered to meet us before we committed to make sure we were the right fit – we definitely were.
She is so personable and truly cares about her clients. She makes you feel at ease immediately and her calm and warm nature was exactly what we needed for our first birth experience.
What I loved most about Mel was the warmth, passion, and authenticity she exudes in her role. Things felt better when Mel was around.
My husband and I loved working with Mel. She really tailored her care to give us the type of support we were looking for. As a doula myself, I wanted someone there who could guide and help my husband so he could be my main support person, working alongside him so he could feel supported and confident. (more…)