Getting to know Chelsea

A bit ago I got together with Chelsea and asked her about her life, what she likes and more. Let’s get to know Chelsea some more!

Me: Name?

Chelsea Bootsman

Me: What are your favorite pregnancy/parenting resources?

Chelsea: Birth Without Fear Blog, Spinning Babies, Evidence Based Birth, Happiest Baby on the Block.

Me: I LOVE Evidence Based Birth! So many amazing resources to share! You should add Happiest Toddler on the Block to your list of books or videos. It helped us a ton with our little one.

Me: What thoughts come to mind when you see a pregnant woman or brand new mom?

Chelsea: “I wonder if she has a doula”, “I hope she knows about the 5 S’s”

Me: I love the 5 S’s – so handy!

Me: What is the best gift you can give a new mom (as a Doula)?

Chelsea: Knowledge (about breastfeeding and swaddling) and/or support (I’m here, if she has questions).

Me: What is your favorite TV show or movie?

Chelsea: Downton Abbey

Me: What is your favorite place to vacation?

Chelsea: Italy

Me: That is one place I have never been, hope to go one day!

Me: What is your favorite food?

Chelsea: Butter Chicken

Me: When are you inviting me over for dinner?? I LOVE butter chicken!

Me: What is your favorite way to spend a day off?

Chelsea: Hike and picnic with family and friends.

Me: Who lives in your house?

Chelsea: My husband, my four kids, and I.

Me: Sounds like a fun and busy house!