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November 7, 2018

Let's be real. These days, many of us are parenting through mental health struggles. Just because we aren't in the postpartum period anymore (although, I argue that it lasts a lot longer than the medical establishment says), doesn't mean that those of us who struggled with postpartum mood disorders don't continue to deal with them into the toddler years and beyond. 

My own postpartum experience was challenging. I had never been...

September 3, 2018

Back in February we made a big cross country move from Los Angeles to Memphis, TN. My husband, Max, and I decided that LA just wasn't the place for us anymore, and that we wanted to raise our daughter in a smaller, more livable city. Memphis offers a lower cost of living, family support (thanks mom and dad!), a lot less traffic, a small towny feel with medium city amenities, and lots of green nature to explore. 

We're so happy...

July 6, 2017

 Icon Undies invited me to talk about my postpartum experience for their Afterbirth campaign. 

The birth of a baby brings unexpected challenges to even the most prepared new parents. No one can perfectly explain what you will go through as you recover from birth and welcome your baby into your life. However, the conversation and information out there needs to be more honest! Learn about my own postpartum experience in this...

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Hi! I'm Zoë

I'm a birth & postpartum

doula, author, and founder

of AWAKEN space in

Memphis, TN. I split my

virtual life between Memphis

& Los Angeles, where I started

my practice. My other big job is being a mama to my daughter June. When I'm not momming, doula-ing, teaching, or writing, I dabble in graphic design. My mission is to highlight fresh perspectives on women's health, pregnancy, birth, motherhood, and beyond. Learn more about me, AWAKEN space, and my writing.

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