Tank Girl doula

I’m using Spotify to pump music into my ears as I work. Lots of music is at my fingertips, and I’ve been using free association to choose what to listen to next. I found myself realizing I NEEDED to listen to the Tank Girl soundtrack (as it is my favorite movie of all time, or maybe second to Beetlejuice).

And then I remembered the time I was in the natal ward of the hospital, having given birth the previous day. Our post-partum doula came to meet us and we were chatting. I mentioned my favorite movie was Tank Girl, and she said, “Oh, I have a song on that soundtrack.”

THAT’S RIGHT. My post-partum doula was Tanya Donelly. I was already high on mama hormones, but that was just an awesome feeling. My daughter is being ushered into the world with two awesome parents, and a member of Belly. Perfect.

That’s Tanya modeling the mobi wrap, and me looking skeptical about the whole thing.

If you think Tanya’s music is great, you should see her be a doula. She rocks.

3 Responses to “Tank Girl doula”

  1. Tracey says:

    Hi there,

    I’ve heard great things about Tanya as a doula, would you happen to have her contact info? I’m expecting and due in July. Thanks!

  2. sunday says:

    Hi Tracey,

    I’ve sent along your message to Tanya, if she’s available to contact you, she will!

  3. Aden says:

    But perhaps more importantly, she was also a founding member of The Breeders!

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