Ready to Rock Motherhood + Business?

Let's Prep for Postpartum Together!

Feel Confident + Prepared and know what to expect

Feel Ready to Balance Parenthood and Entrepreneurship

Feel Financially Ready and in charge of your future

Are you gearing up for the adventure of parenthood while juggling your business like a boss?

Let's Prep for Postpartum is your go-to resource for rocking both worlds with grace

Let's Prep for Postpartum is your BFF in digital form—a game-changing program crafted just for you, the pregnant powerhouse ready to tackle motherhood and entrepreneurship like a pro. We've got everything you need to feel totally prepared for the amazing journey ahead.

What We Offer:

Empower Your Postpartum Path: Gain essential knowledge and practical strategies to support your physical recovery after childbirth, ensuring you feel strong and vibrant as you embrace motherhood and entrepreneurship.

Master Newborn Essentials and Define Your Parenting Goals: Parenthood comes with a million questions, and we've got the answers. From feeding to sleeping to soothing those adorable cries, we'll help you find your groove and parent like a pro.

Nurture Relationships with Yourself and Others: Let's keep it real—mom life and entrepreneur life are both demanding gigs. That's why we're serving up self-care strategies and relationship hacks to keep you feeling grounded, loved-up, and ready to conquer the world.

Craft Your Parental Leave and Biz Return Strategy: Who says you can't have it all? Dive into our strategic playbook for navigating parental leave while keeping your business humming along. It's the ultimate juggle, and we've got your back every step of the way.

Design Your Postpartum Prosperity Blueprint: It's time to dream big, mama! We're here to help you craft a postpartum plan that's all about you—your goals, your dreams, your vision for the future. Let's make it happen, together.

What's Included:

Access to our Private Community

Workshops on Everything Postpartum

Weekly Lives on Topics You Need

Parent + Business Coaching

Endless Tools and Resources

Want to know some topics we will cover?

Physical and Emotional Recovery

Self-Care for the Fourth Trimester

Parental Leave Options

Financial Planning

Infant Sleep, Feeding, and Development

Nutrition and Physical Wellness

Return to Business while Parenting

Relationships and Postpartum Mood Disorders

I remember being a mom for the first time and not knowing what in the world to expect!

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See, I've been in your shoes before. Well actually, I've been in them 4 times! But the first time was a whirlwind.  I am thankful that I had a support system. I still get nostalgia thinking of the fresh guacamole my favorite cousin made for me on my first day back from the hospital. Or the support I felt when my neighbor/postpartum doula offered to accompany us to our first pediatric appointment.  But there's also an overlying fog from my first postpartum experience -  I didn't know what to expect for recovery and, yes, I was up doing everything within 4 days! Nothing felt just right. And it wasn't until I had my second child that I could pinpoint what was actually wrong with my first experience

I didn't know ANYTHING!

And it took until becoming a doula and having my fourth child that I realized the importance of planning and finding my tribe.  Maybe it was because I was now an "older" mom or maybe I just didn't want it to go like before.  With my fourth child I had a lot of firsts - I took my full parental leave; I gave birth in a birthing center; I was vigilant about my postpartum mental health; and I dived head first into full-time entrepreneurship!

So, like you, I'm not just a mom—I'm an entrepreneur - juggling two businesses and freelancing gigs. It's a far cry from the corporate grind I used to know, but it is more rewarding. From the cozy confines of my home office (kid's bedroom), I'm pulling in the same six-figure income I did in my nursing days, but now I'm calling the shots and doing work that sets my soul on fire.

Now, armed with my own messy, beautiful journey and a burning passion to pay it forward, I'm here to be your virtual sidekick as you navigate the wild ride of postpartum life. Together, we'll tackle the sleepless nights, the diaper blowouts, and the endless to-do lists—all while keeping our entrepreneurial dreams alive and kicking.

Let's dive headfirst into this adventure called parenthood, because trust me, there's no one-size-fits-all manual, but Let's Prep for Postpartum is the program that will guide the way.

Do you wonder how you can Enjoy Postpartum, Take the Parental Leave you DESERVE, and still be your own BOSS? 

Don't even know where to Start? We got you!

 

What if there was a way to have your ideal postpartum planned out and done with you, *POOF* just like MAGIC?

That’s why Let's Prep for Postpartum was created. It's not just another membership program; it's your personalized journey to grasp the significance of postpartum planning, craft your perfect experience, and explore your dreams for your family and business. It's about feeling supported and empowered every step of the way as you navigate this transformative time.

Feel Supported. Feel Prepared. Feel Ready!

Increase your confidence in Postpartum, Parenting, and Business

Understand how to make Parental Leave Work for You

Feel Organized and Structured about Your Fourth Trimester

Strengthen Your Relationships and Build a Supportive Community

Discover Successful Techniques to Manage being a Parent + a Boss

Save Time by knowing exactly WHAT and WHO you need for a successful postpartum

Is This Right for You?


  • You're Self-Employed, an Entrepreneur, Contractor, or CEO
  • You're a First Time, Second Time, or Third or Fourth+ Time mom. who wants a satisfying postpartum experience
  • You want to feel supported, organized, and fully prepared 
  • You need your business to grow just as much as you want to be present for your baby growing up - without all the parent guilt

You know that prepping for Postpartum is as IMPORTANT as Birth Prep

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What's The Fair Play Method?

The Fair Play Method is a groundbreaking method developed by Eve Rodsky and detailed in her book "Fair Play: A Game-Changing Solution for When You Have Too Much to Do (and More Life to Live)".

Eve Rodsky recognized the need for a more equitable division of household tasks and parenting responsibilities, leading her to create Fair Play. This modern approach empowers families to find balance by using four simple rules, 100 household cards, and engaging conversation starters.

Fair Play promotes open communication, shared accountability, and respect for each other's contributions. By implementing the Fair Play method, parents can create a more harmonious and supportive environment, reducing stress and fostering a stronger partnership.

Say goodbye to the overwhelming days of the past and welcome a new era of fairness and collaboration in your family life with Fair Play.

Benefits of Fair Play

  • Accountability 
  • Trust 
  • Transparency 
  • More Mental Space
  • Feeling of being valued
  • Find Your Unicorn Space 
  • More Time to Do The Things You Love with the People You Love!
 

What Will We Cover in The Fair Play Method Session?

We Will Prioritize What's Important to You, Your Relationship, and Your Family by:

  • Exploring Toxic Time Messages, Communication Styles and How Fair Play Can Strengthen Your Connection and Improve your Daily Life
  • Analyzing how fairly balanced your household's tasks are currently based on the categories and tasks of Fair Play and how that may change postpartum
  • Building Your Fair Play Deck and Establishing a Minimum Standard of Care for the Conception, Planning, and Execution of household tasks 
 

What's RETAIN Parental Leave Coaching? 

Practical, Emotional Career Support for Parents, Managers, and Companies

Whether you're preparing for leave or you've already started, RETAIN Parental Leave Coaching can help you effectively navigate your leave.

Developed by Dr. Amy Beacom over the last 15 years, RETAIN is the first evidence-based, theoretical pedagogy for the growing field of parental leave coaching and is supported by over a decade of research and practical application. 

The RETAIN method is a philosophy, a proven process, and has the tools needed for expecting parents and their managers to adapt, adjust, and succeed.

It is the first program of its kind to provide step-by-step guidance for navigating this complex life transition in a replicable and flexible way.

The result of our coaching?

Confident and satisfied returners are capable of delivering high-quality work without sacrificing well-being.


Why invest in coaching?

Simple. Because the results are beneficial to the individual and the organization.

It’s a win-win situation.

Benefits for Parents:

  • Support to navigate leave (& return!)
  • The feeling of being valued
  • Improved health & well-being
  • Tools & resources to manage challenges

Benefits for Managers & Teams:

  • A clear roadmap for all to follow  
  • Improved team productivity
  • Better working relationships
  • Improved team communication

Benefits for Employers and Our Country

  • Reduced healthcare costs
  • Increased diversity & equity
  • Improved retention
  • Improved productivity
  • Improved engagement
 

What Will We Cover in the RETAIN Parental Leave Session? 

Before our session, you will complete an online Parental Leave Transition Assessment. This will help to focus and guide our session by assessing your strengths, liabilities, and areas to grow.

During our session we will:

  • Discuss parental leave options according to your state policies, employer policies, and family needs

  • Create an action plan to help you communicate with your team about off-loading responsibilities and expectations

  • Examine your support network and ensure you have the tools and resources you need 

  • Discuss child care options and build your support network

  • Explore your intentions and desires around your eventual return to work

  • Create a re-entry plan that will meet the needs of your family, your personal goals, and your company

 

What Will We Cover in the Postpartum Planning Session?

In our 90 minute Virtual Session, we will:

  • Create a Customized Postpartum Plan
  • Discuss What to Expect Postpartum
  • Dive into the Four Pillars to Smooth the Transition from Birth
    • Physical Recovery
    • Nutrition
    • Emotional Health
    • Community
  • Develop a Postpartum Vision and Parenting Motto
  • Review Hospital Checklist, Baby Registry Needs, and Postpartum Essentials
 

What Will We Cover in the Checkins?

Any of these topics:

  • Processing Your Birth Experience
  • Any Postpartum Questions
  • Relationship Guidance
  • Feedback on various topics previously covered
  • Parental Leave Guidance
  • Postpartum Workout Guidance
  • Breastfeeding and Pumping Support
  • Routine implementation
  • Baby Sleep Fundamentals
  • Holding Space for difficult challenges that may arise during postpartum
  • Discussing childcare options
  • Finding the best professional references/referrals for any situations or issues

…..and much more

 

What's Voxer?

Voxer is a free messaging app that functions like a walkie-talkie. We can have direct, powerful conversations over voice notes and text over any postpartum related topics.

Is this all Virtual? 

Yes! All sessions are completed via video-conferencing.

If you would like in-person Birth Doula Support (NYC/ATL/MIA) - Reach out to info@themagicalbirth.com

Meet Your New Birth Bestie

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Hi! I'm Qef Johnson, the Magical Creator around here.

I created The Magical Birth to hyou create the parenthood journey you desire. As a mother of 4, I've experienced the struggle of being a new parent, the lack of support, and just not knowing where to start. And like so many others, I suffered unexpectedly through postpartum depression and anxiety. These experiences have reinforced my passion as a Nurse, Doula, Childbirth Educator, and Parental Leave Coach. And yup, I'm an entrepreneur just like you!

My superpower is helping you see the magic in your parenthood journey.

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