Are you pregnant or expecting a little one in your life soon? It can feel really overwhelming, I know, but you’re going to be fine. Here are some local pregnancy resources you might find helpful as you prepare. Certain businesses have been featured on my blog – look for links!*
Amma Parenting Center
Amma Parenting Center is the trusted resource where new and expecting families get the information and support they need in a welcoming, friendly environment. Through our classes and in our boutique we bring you information and products that support infant development, provide solutions to everyday parenting, and make life easier.
Babywearing International of the Twin Cities
Babywearing International Inc. is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote babywearing as a universally accepted practice, with benefits for both child and caregiver, through education and support. Our group’s lending library provides carriers to try on for free at meetings, and paid members can check out one or two of our carriers for up to a month at a time.
Bellies to Babies
Bellies to Babies was created to provide inexpensive, yet stylish clothes for the mama to be. We believe this is one of your most vulnerable times in your life and you deserve to look and feel beautiful.
Through yoga, barre, massage, childbirth education, wellness and a community of support, Blooma nurtures the mind, body and spirit of moms-to-be, new mamas, and their families.
Featured Interview with Blooma founder, Sarah Longacre.
BlurBerry Buzz Body Art
Celebrate the journey of pregnancy, birth, and postpartum with henna. BlurBerry Buzz provides henna body art, as well as ritual facilitation for blessingways.
Featured Interview with BlurBerry Buzz founder, Victoria Welch.
Do Good Diaper Service was started with one goal in mind – make cloth diapering easy, affordable, and convenient for parents.
Featured Interview with Do Good.
Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE)
Whether you want to learn more about babies and sleep, keeping up with a toddler, self-care, positive discipline, or creating family fun, ECFE have a class for you. Class time includes creative, research-based curriculum, special one-on-one time with your child, and outstanding parent education and support.
La Leche League of Golden Valley/St. Louis Park
LLL’s mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother
Life Remembered Photography
Life Remembered offers boutique Newborn & Baby Photography in a full-service, luxury studio experience that includes in-person consultations, high-end custom products from hand-picked artisans and companies, and personal delivery to your door.
Nourishing Movement is a lifestyle program created for women planning, expecting, or parenting a little one. Learn how to balance movement, nutrition, sleep, hydration, and stress throughout all phases of mamahood from pre-pregnancy to postpartum, breastfeeding, and beyond.
One Strong Mama
The definitive online exercise program for expecting moms.
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Now that you’ve explored these resources, would you like to discuss newborn photos? It’s never too early! Reach out and let’s talk!