"Giving birth can be the most empowering experience of a lifetime - an initiation into a new dimension of mind-body awareness.

- Ina May Gaskin

Our desire is to help empower the mother/family to have informed consent and educated prenatal care and their ideal birth experience. Every birth can be filled with joy.

Studies show that home birth is as safe or safer for low risk mothers and babies than hospital birth. The state of Florida has some of the best laws and rules ensuring the safety of out-of-hospital birth in America.

Believing in the power of a woman’s body, our goal is to educate and provide safe health care during the prenatal period and to guide the natural birth process by providing safety, comfort and support. We also aid with breast-feeding, postpartum care and newborn care. Our job is not to make decisions for you, but to educate and support you to make the choices you want. You can hire a midwife at any point in your pregnancy. Our purpose is to make the entire experience as comfortable as possible for you.  We offer prenatal and birth services in Orlando and nearby communities.

Cassie Largaespada

Midwife (LM and CPM)
"I am passionate about working with a mother (and family) during one of the most miraculous events of their life.  I believe that bringing a child into this world is a natural, beautiful moment.  I also believe that parents should be well-informed about their choices during pregnancy, labor, birth and postpartum.  My goal is to do all that I can to partner with the parents in bringing forth their ideal birth experience.

I have birthed 4 children of my own and have different birth experiences with each one.  Out of all the environments that I have witnessed, assisted and managed births, home birth is the one that struck a cord with me. The intimacy and comfort of home birth is something magical."

Cassie practiced as a doula for 12 years before pursuing her dream of becoming a midwife. She attended midwifery school at the Commonsense Childbirth School of Midwifery in Winter Garden, FL. After 3 years of school and internship, She became licensed as a midwife in the state of Florida in July of 2018.

Jessica Cline

Midwife (LM and CPM)
"I believe it is an honor to assist families during the intimate process and celebration of bringing a new life into the world. I am happy to use my knowledge, skills, and experience in helping you make the best decision you see fit as you grow your family. When I am not working with new families I am at home with my 6 beautiful, loud and crazy children. It has been a privilege to participate in the growth of many central Florida families as a student midwife and birth assistant. In the Fall of 2018 I started my journey as a student midwife and after graduating, began working in July of 2021 alongside my sister Cassie."

Through her experience of becoming a young mother, infertility, adoption, and child loss, her passion to assist families was born. She believes it is an honor to assist families during the intimate process and celebration of bringing a new life into the world. She is excited to use her skills and experience, in helping you make the best decisions you see fit as you grow your family. 

Both Cassie and Jessica having certifications and training from world renowned Jennie Joseph (midwife), Barbara Harper (waterbirth specialist) and Karen Strange (NRP trainer), you can trust that you and your baby are in good hands.

Kourtney Trabulsy

Certified Pilates & Yoga Instructor/ Basic Herbalist
A born lover of nature, Kourtney started her natural wellness career in 2002 with her first yoga certification from Miami’s Yogashala. Since then, Kourtney has completed her Pilates Comprehensive Mat & Apparatus training, additional yoga training, basic herbalist certification. Kourtney is a believer in Jesus Christ, and loves to practice mindful movements and meditation aligned with her faith. She is honored to help women journey through their pregnancy with safe and effective movements & mindfulness based tools, as well as offer mini herbal phone consultations to help you prepare for a strong and healthy birthing experience.

In her free time, she loves to practice homesteading skills and pesticide free gardening, as well as continue learning about all the world of plants, herbs, and sustainable living practices.

Leann Hill

Certified Clinical Herbalist
A lifelong herbal student, Leann began her formal studies in herbalism in 2010. She has since completed  her Bachelor of Science in Complementary and Alternative Medicine from Everglades University, and continues to both study and teach advanced herbalism through the Florida School of Holistic Living. She is currently studying to become a certified nutritionist through her Master of Science in Clinical Nutrition course, and is excited to add this offering to her clients by 2023. Leann offers complete herbalism consultations.

Her passion is evident as she enthusiastically teaches others how to use herbs for health and wellness, with a special place in her heart that absolutely loves guiding women through the transitional times of pregnancy and early childhood. Visit Lean’s blog at www.BatLadyHerbals.com where she helps you explore the wonders of Florida’s plant allies as she ventures into our native landscape to help you learn more about your locally available foragable herbs for wellbeing.