Friends in Real Life: You Deserve Them

My husband and I just had a fantastic dinner party and hang-out with some good friends of ours. I made sous-vide pork tenderloin with rosemary and apples, which we ate just before launching into a tactical game of Ticket To Ride all the while sharing inside jokes and...

Vaginal Gandalf? No, Doulas Are So Much More

A while ago, there was a mention of doulas on a TV show called Brooklyn Nine-Nine that described one of us as a “vaginal Gandalf”. I think vaginas and references to magical kingdoms are great and at first found the comparison flattering, but upon thinking...