"Matrescence: The Birth of a Mother"

The birth of a mother involves similar hormonal and identity transitions to adolescence, and yet this natural process is often silenced by shame or misdiagnosed as postpartum depression.

Perhaps instead we should be giving it a name: matrescence.

UPCOMing events


FairyGodBoss Webinar
Apr 16, 2019 12:00 PM EST 

Nanny Training Event by My Nanny Circle
Employer/Employee Conflict Resolution Seminar
April 13th 1pm 
1055 East 45th St
Brooklyn, NY 11203 

Hatch Store  in conversation with Carriage House Birth
April 16th 9am-10am
17 Bleecker St
New York, NY 10012

Luminary in conversation with Jenny Galluzzo, co-founder of The Second Shift  
May 2, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM 
1204 Broadway
New York, NY 10001

Working Parents Event with Amy Henderson,cofounder and CEO of Tendlab and Jill Koziol, co-founder and CEO of Motherly
April 25th 6pm-8:30pm
Airbnb Headquarters
888 Brannan Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Loom: In conversation with  Jess Zaino co-founder of The Jane Club
April 27th 12pm-2pm
5259 W Pico Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90019

The Riveter: West LA – in conversation with founder and CEO Amy Nelson 
Apr 27th 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
2236 South Barrington Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90064

Hatch Store in conversation with Jade Roper Tolbert of the Babes and Babies podcast
April 28th 11am-12pm
240 26th St.
Brentwood, CA 90402