Delicious Peppermint Mochas starbucks.com / Via starbucks.com 3-4 Peppermint Mochas (or other Grande sized Starbucks beverages) per week will cost more than Labor Doula support in many cities. Pottery Barn Crib Pottery Barn / Via potterybarnkids.com This Pottery Barn crib isn't the top end of what they offer, but it's more than many Labor Doulas charge to be available for your delivery. A Wedding Cake Muriel Silva / Via bridalguide.com The average wedding cake in America is over $600... That's $600 for a few pictures and some (hopefully) yummy tasting food. Your birth story lasts a lifetime. MacBook Mac Store / Via apple.com Yes, this MacBook Pro is beautiful. And probably well worth the price. Until it's obsolete in a few years.Thankfully your child never becomes obsolete. (Well, minus the teen years.) These Shoes. Nordstrom / Via shop.nordstrom.com People wear these? 42" TV Best Buy / Via bestbuy.com$abcat0101001&cp=4&lp=6#tab=buyingOptions Sorry husbands. Her birth is worth more. A Small Purse Nordstrom / Via shop.nordstrom.com This small 9"x7" purse costs more than doulas in most cities. Via aacd.com The average cost of teeth whitening at the dentist is more than the average cost of a Doula. This Poncho Via shop.nordstrom.com Enough said. Not Having a Doula Via doulamatch.net A csection is expensive.An epidural is expensive.Worry, frustration, and fear are taxing on the body.The support of a Doula is priceless... and so worth the cost.