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Hope For 'Lotus Leaf' After Unsuccessful Kickstarter Campaign

Hope For 'Lotus Leaf' After Unsuccessful Kickstarter Campaign

A few weeks ago, I profiled Julie Robbins, a pre-natal massage therapist and creator of a pillow-based sleeping system for expectant moms, in this Mommy Minute report. A Kickstarter campaign, aimed at making this design, called the Lotus Leaf, a reality for women who have trouble sleeping during pregnancy, did not reach it's goal by August 13th. From her Woodbridge practice, Robbins is not deterred: "We had a lot of support from people...but, what we discovered is that pregnant women want it now.  They don't want it six weeks from now."  Her prototype adapts to different body sizes and stages of pregnancy.  Nine ergonomic pillows fit together...

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