When the Bun is Done, Postpartum Doula DC, Whitney Marsh

photo by Joyful Images Photography 

 List of Services

Postpartum Care

Registry Assistance

Setting up Nursery and Baby Ready Home (Making the Most of Small Spaces)

Sleep

Breastfeeding Support

Baby Proofing

Child Care Consulting

Overnight Care

Packages

 

Just a Few Questions (Phone Consultation)

Need just a few tips on what to register for?  What kind of child care will work best for your family’s schedule (nanny/nanny-share/au pair/day care)?

After an initial conversation via email or phone, we can provide the following:

  • one hour phone call (or two shorter phone calls)

  • follow up emails

 

Preparing for Baby (4 to 8 hours)

After an initial meeting or phone consultation, we will work on the following:

  • Assistance with registry - What do you really need?

  • Nursery organization and set up

  • Create baby friendly spaces in home

  • Tips on baby care basics

  • Book of resources

  • Visit and postpartum care when baby arrives

 

*Prices starting at $140

 

Welcome Home (12 to 24 hours)

Broken into 3 to 4 hour sessions – 3 to 6 visits over the span of around 2 weeks to help you get into a routine and provide tips and support.

  • Postpartum support

  • Nursery set up and organization

  • Create baby friendly spaces in home

  • Book of resources

  • Check in emails

  • What’s next? (tips on what to expect the next few months, mommy and me classes and groups, etc.)

 

*Prices starting at $360

 

Extended Postpartum Care (24+ hours)

Broken into 3 to 4 hour sessions – a lengthier Postpartum and baby care 3 to 4 days a week for up to 4 weeks

  • Postpartum support

  • Create a routine and schedule that works for family

  • Nursery set up and organization

  • Create baby friendly spaces in home

  • Book of resources

  • Check in emails

  • What’s next? (tips on what to expect the next few months, mommy and me classes and groups, etc.)

 

Overnight Care

Sometimes all new parents really need is sleep.  

If you need a night or two (or three or four) to catch up on rest, overnight care can be a lifesaver.

 

Overnight care is typically from 10:00PM to 7:00AM

In the case of breastfeeding mothers, Mom will only be woken for feeding and sent back to sleep.

 

*Prices starting at $175

 

A Little Bit of Everything (35+ hours)

As the name says, help with a little of everything.  From prepping before baby comes, to postpartum care and overnights, we wil put together a package that works for you. 

 

World's Greatest Baby Shower Gift(flexible number of hours)

Create your own package of postpartum care, overnights, and child care consulting.  Register for yourself or give as a gift to expecting families.  

 

 

 

Packages offer the most bang for your buck.  They are a consolidated grouping of services that are individually designed to suit your family's new stage of life.  Below are packages of services that are most commonly requested by families. 

Please contact for more information on pricing and how we can make a package fit your needs.  

 

*To find out a more detailed description of what a service includes, please click the question mark.