"Peace on earth begins with birth." - Jeannine Parvati Baker

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song daughter midwifery, llc

Serving Rhode Island, as well as surrounding Massachusetts and Connecticut.

Welcome! My name is Melissa Marks—I'm a midwife and herbalist providing compassionate and holistic maternity care to women, LGBTQ-identifying persons, and all types of families during the cycles of pregnancy, childbirth, postpartum, lactation, and beyond.

Please browse my website for more information about my midwifery services, and contact me with any questions or to schedule a free “meet and greet” consultation.

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holistic homebirth services

Comprehensive midwifery care including labs and bloodwork, childbirth education, whole foods nutrition and herbal wellness counseling, monitoring of mother/pregnant person & baby during labor & birth, postpartum care, and lactation education & support for birthing families.

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plant-based nutrition coaching

Hourly nutrition coaching sessions (via phone, email, or Skype) for your plant-based, vegetarian, vegan, and/or raw foods pregnancy and postpartum. Let my 15+ years of personal experience living and studying a plant-based lifestyle assist you in enjoying a vibrant and comfortable plant-based pregnancy.

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