Tell Me Something

By E.C. Tang “Tell me something,” I said to my husband, Derek, as I sunk down into the tub.  I was 39 weeks and six days pregnant and going on my seventh hour of labor with my first baby.  My doula was taking a break, getting herself a bite to eat while I lounged in...

Fear of Giants!

One thing that sometimes comes up in class is fear of having a very large baby. Sometimes this fear can be traced to our own fear of inability – whether we’ll have the capacity to birth the baby we’ve nurtured, and whether birthing will change us...

Letting go of a dream

We found this beautiful story shared on Modern Love at the New York Times, about a single mom’s worry and dreams for her daughter. It’s one of those stories both unique and universal – most of us have felt the sting of not being able to live up to...
Pregnancy Loss Resources

Pregnancy Loss Resources

We have gathered these resources in support of those of you who have experienced the loss of a child through miscarriage, termination or stillbirth. This is never an easy topic to discuss in class when you are all there with full bellies and healthy growing babies. So...