Keeping up with the Jones’: from Infertility to Parenthood

Keeping up with the Jones’: from Infertility to Parenthood

  Here at Expecting Joy, we love hearing about our client's birth experiences and seeing photos of their babies.  Today we hear from the Jones family-- a busy working couple that, after several years of trying to get pregnant, found themselves scrambling to get educated on how to welcome their little one into the world!  Enter the Jones Family My wife and I had quite a journey to get pregnant.  After several years of disappointment, my wife was finally pregnant!  It took us a long time to really believe and accept that it was happening. When it came to signing up for…read more >

Meet Hannah, the newest Expecting Joy doula

    Hannah Rutan is the newest doula to join the Expecting Joy team.  As a graduate from Robert’s Wesleyan College in upstate New York, she has, most recently, been working as an Registered Nurse at Eastside Family Health Center in Kirkland.  During her early education, Hannah supported a few births and instantly knew that her passions were in this line of work. She received her doula training at the Simkin Center/Bastyr University and she considers it a true privilege to work along side families as they prepare for the beauty of bringing a little miracle into this world! Why did you originally want to become…read more >