Tess is our "Everything Extra" provider, offering a unique postpartum service focusing on supporting the whole family including the household.
Tess gives you peace of mind by taking care of the nitty gritty, allowing you and your family to focus on what is important to you while you welcome your baby(s) home. She has aided families in the 4th trimester for 5 years and has worked with families and their young children for over 20 years. Tess' specialty areas are newborn care and multiples, being a twin Mama herself she knows the value of multitasking and the need for intuitive support. This fun, competent, multitasking Australian will fly through your house like a fairy godmother spreading love and tidiness wherever she goes.
Tess has over 20 years of experience supporting families. Her journey started in Australia, then LA, and settled here in lovely Portland. Children 0-9 is where she holds the bulk of her experience with newborns and multiples being her specialty. Kids inspire Tess to be goofy and fun while at the same time she will competently care for your children. Fun fact, Tess has a fraternal twin sister and also has 7 year old identical twin boys herself. Tess and her family enjoy any and all outdoor activities. If you need someone with a plethora of tools adorning her tool belt, Tess is a great fit. Her diverse experience with kids of all ages and abilities makes her a calm addition to your day.
Let Tess help you get your family get your groove back by being the help you are wishing for when welcoming baby(s) home!
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