Sep 18, 2014

NEXT TPG MEETING: October 2nd, Thursday

Speaker: Yoko Onishi from Maverick Acupuncture Clinic and Salon

Topics: Eastern Medicine and pregnancy

Location:  Exact location is emailed to members

Time:        11:00-13:00

If you wish to attend, please contact us at

Sep 17, 2014



FURLA yoga offers English-language Pre- and Postnatal classes in our studio on the 4th floor of the FURLA boutique in Aoyama.

Our current studio schedule (from September-December 2014) includes English Prenatal Classes on Mondays at 1:00pm, and Postnatal Classes on Thursdays at 1:00pm. 

To see our complete schedule, please visit our website at:

Sep 7, 2014

Hugabub Baby Towels and Slings


My name is Grace and I used to be a member of your group.

Due to other commitments I am closing down my online shop and I wondered if your members would be interested in any of the items, as I have significantly reduced the prices.

Cuddledry / Cuddlemoo Baby Towels here:

Hugabub Slings here:

stock is very limited!

Thanks & Best Regards
Grace Kishino

Sep 4, 2014

NEXT TPG MEETING: September 18th, Thursday

September 18th, Thursday

Speaker: Nathan Smith from Club 360

Topics: prenatal/postnatal fitness and practice exercise

Location:  Exact location is emailed to members

Time:        11:00-13:00

If you wish to attend, please contact us at

Aug 27, 2014


Speaker: Dr Hideki Sakamoto

Topics: Prenatal care

Location:  Exact location is emailed to members

Time:        11:00-13:00

If you wish to attend, please contact us at

Aug 19, 2014

Maverick Acupuncture Clinic and Salon


We are specializing in fertility enhancement for men and women, fatigue, anxiety, GI tract issues, and hormonal imbalance caused mainly by autonomic ataxia and normal systems.  Physical issues including bell palsy, frozen shoulders, headaches, hand/foot discomfort, and general back issues are also quite welcome for treatment.

Clinic Address; #103 Aoba Office, 9-9 Rokubancho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0085

phone#; 090-6013-1797

It is located conveniently by 3mins walk from the nearest train station, Yotsuya by JR Chuo line, Tokyo Metro Namboku line, and Marunouchi line, and 6mins from Kojimachi by Tokyo Metro Yurakucho line.  It is also  a walking distance by 6 mins from JR Ichigaya station.   If you are familiar with Sophia University and Nicolas Barre Convent, it would not be so hard to find us here at Maverick.  

Prenatal Yoga at Omnibus Yoga (Roppongi)


OMNIBUS YOGA has Prenatal Yoga class every Saturday and Sunday for future mom who is not available to practice during weekdays. (Language: English and Japanese).

The classes provide an opportunity to develop greater vitality and awareness of your body that is home for two, as well as to deepen your relationship with your baby. Gentle postures, breath work, vocal toning and meditation are learned.
Calm and build confidence & flexibility ease the birthing process, thus reducing pain and increasing the joy of giving birth.
No previous yoga experience necessary.  Start any time after 15th week of your pregnancy, beneficial for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc pregnancies

Fee:  Drop-in 2500 yen
5 Tickets (No-expired date): 10500yen
*No registration fee.

Max 6 people, Cozy atmosphere.

Location: 4F, 4-1-16, Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo

Contact: REIKO Tel: 080-6714-3245

Omnibus yoga is for baby, toddler, kids and adult.

Aug 15, 2014


Dear TPG Members,

Would you like to continue the legacy of the Tokyo Pregnancy Group by becoming a coordinator?
We are looking for two volunteers (preferably in their early stages of pregnancy, approximately 12-20wks) to run the group for a few months. No special skills required, but good sense of organization and regular access to the internet is necessary.

The tasks would be split into two:
-meeting coordinator
-internet coordinator( mailbox, blog, facebook & newsletter)

The general duties include attending the meetings every other week, maintaining the membership database, updating the website and managing the email account. If you are interested please reply by email and we can provide full details.

There is nothing complicated but just lot of fun to meet with lot of interesting future mums to be and speakers ;)))

If you have any questions, please dont hesitate to contact us at

Look forward to hearing from you!

Aug 14, 2014


Speaker: Sherilyn Siy, writer, environmental psychologist, and a teacher.

-environmental toxins and what to watch out for pregnancy
-washable diapers
-baby carrier
-pro and cons of breastfeeding

Location:  Exact location is emailed to members

Time:        11:00-13:00

If you wish to attend, please contact us at

Aug 9, 2014


Jintsu Taxi

Maternity My Taxi

Need to register in advance. Japanese only so kindly ask your japanese friend to register your home/hospital on internet.

Fee: 410yen for reservation +meter fee