Carolyn ColourMy name is Carolyn Tranter and I am the Founder and CEO of Baby Beginnings.

I am the proud Mother of 4 wonderful adult children and ‘Gamma’ to 6 precious grandbabies – who all keep me young!

It is my passion to make a difference in women’s lives and I have been honoured over the years to be invited to support many, many women as they welcome their precious baby into their family. 

As there are few life events that are as special as welcoming your new baby, my desire is for you to relax and enjoy the process, knowing that all of your needs are met.

Baby Beginnings has been many years in the making. Over 20 years educating and supporting women and couples through their journey to parenthood, I have seen how confusing it can be when women first discover they are pregnant. There is so much information available via magazines, books, and an endless array of websites, that getting ready for baby can become confusing.

There are a myriad of decisions and choices you need to make in preparing for your new baby. Baby Beginnings offers something completely new to parents by providing support, education, products and resources that ease the journey expectant, new and even experienced parents take as they welcome their new baby into the family.

Baby Beginnings is a unique all-inclusive business incorporating baby planners and doulas and is a one stop service, ensuring you have all of the information needed as you travel the exciting yet often overwhelming journey to parenthood.



  • Diploma in Childbirth Education
  • Certified Birth Doula, DONA
  • Certified Postpartum Doula, DONA
  • DONA International approved Birth Doula Trainer
  • Certified Baby Planner (IABPP)

I hope that you enjoy browsing the site and leave with more information than you came with.