Athena von Oech
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mybestbirth is a social network for expecting parents to plan their perfect births. Created by actress Ricki Lake and filmmaker Abby Epstein, launched today along with the release of their new book My Best Birth. They had previously worked together on their 2007 documentary The Business of Being Born.

Ricki and Abby are both active on, posting photos and videos and engaging with members on the forum. They even posted a few videos taken backstage after their taping on the Today Show earlier this morning. You can follow their upcoming appearances in the Events feature, which include a book signing and Pre-Mother’s Day Fundraiser. also provides several helpful resources for expecting parents in planning their best births.