August 24, 2020
packing a birth bag

Birth Bags During a Pandemic

A lot has changed in our lives in the last six months. There isn’t much that COVID-19 hasn’t touched and folks expecting a baby have been […]
July 31, 2020
pregnant person packing their birth bag

Baby’s Coming! Birth Bag Must Haves

From the time you find out you’re pregnant, you’re inundated with information about what you need for your baby. You’re always hearing about the latest baby […]
May 17, 2020

Locally Made Baby Gear: Our Favourite Things

Baby and toddler gear – having worked with hundreds of families as postpartum doulas plus raising our own we’ve handled a lot of baby gear. There […]
April 1, 2020

NCD is Born: 5 Years Young

Aside from the usual tomfoolery on April 1st this day holds significance for the doulas of National Capital Doulas for another reason. National Capital Doulas (NCD) […]
January 29, 2020

Let’s Talk: A Doula With Postpartum Depression

A brief introduction – my name is Amie Scharfe. I’m the owner and one of the founders of National Capital Doulas. I’ve been a birth doula […]