Thank you for making the Lincoln Park Moms 2021 Newborn Guide a part of your family’s research! We’ve rounded up our local favorites – everything from pediatricians to photographers – to help make your life a little easier. As you browse the guide, be sure to take note of the amazing discounts many of these businesses are offering members of the Lincoln Park Moms community.
A HUGE thank you to Hyve Health for their support in helping make the newborn guide possible. Hyve is a perfect partner for our guide — they offer truly revolutionary pediatric care for families — beginning in the prenatal phase. Did we mention the Pediatrician comes to your home for all newborn visits?! Game changer!
Modern care for modern kids.
CONCIERGE PEDIATRICIAN | MILESTONE BASED PROGRAMING | ON DEMAND SPECIALISTS
All in one spot, one membership, with complete personalization for your family.
A health and wellness destination that provides comprehensive, personalized health caring for the next generation. Built on a belief that healthcare should be a verb, our health caring concept redefines what it means to be well. With a focus on intentional health that’s proactive, collaborative and led by best-in-class medical + wellness providers, we’ve made it our mission to enhance the lives of families & create a world where thriving is a way of life.
Hyve families believe in growth – physically, mentally & emotionally. Orchestrated by a team of healthcare providers in collaboration with our members. Hyve’s approach to growth is grounded in science and driven by cutting–edge research to form comprehensive pictures of every child’s health. Through thoughtful recommendations at every step and personalized health and wellness plans, Hyve transforms what it means for the next generation to be well.
Modern care for modern kids.
Concierge Pediatrics | Newborn care in your home | Integrated mental and behavioral health | Direct access to your pediatrician
Founded in 2016 on the belief that pediatrics needed a fresh approach, Donohoe Pediatrics has set a new standard of care in Chicago. We combine expertise, intimacy, and dedication to deliver care so personal you can’t believe your children were ever cared for another way. Our experienced, Lurie-affiliated doctors collaborate with our in-house lactation and mental/behavioral health specialists as well as experts throughout Chicago and beyond to ensure that our families receive the highest quality care from best-in-class providers. Our membership-based practice model allows us to partner with families to understand each child’s health, personality, challenges, and goals. It enables us to approach pediatric care in a proactive, meaningful way. It encourages us to provide personalized recommendations and to stay engaged with families as their children navigate through today’s fast-paced world.
New Moms Groups
Kelly Murray Sleep Consulting exists to educate, support and empower parents during the sleep-training process to establish peace and confidence at bedtime and throughout the night so that the entire family gets the rest they need to be their best. Founder Kelly Murray is a certified adult sleep coach and an award-winning pediatric sleep consultant based in Chicago offering sleep coaching services nationwide.
Classes for Baby
metta baby is Chicago’s premier infant wellness studio – dedicated to promoting early developmental activities that support motor, sensory, and cognitive skills – while nurturing secure attachment between infants and their parents. We offer early water stimulation, baby massage instruction, developmental activities, private playgroups & education beginning at two weeks old. It is our mission to provide a solid socialization and support system for infants and their caregivers in the earliest stages. Our team of Baby Nurses are here to support your family in any way we can!
1921 N Damen ave Chicago, IL 60647
At Merry Music Makers, we aim to bring more joy into the world by making it more musical one family at a time. We do this by providing the highest-quality early childhood music and movement classes. The Music Together classes offer a research-based curriculum for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers to sing and move to the beat with their favorite grown-ups and neighbors. Classes are currently available both outdoors or in the classroom at multiple locations on the north side of the city.
3759 N Ravenswood Ave, Suite 119, Chicago 60613
Since 2013, Chicago kindie rocker “Tunes with Tim” has been using his wide repertoire of original & classic songs – from nursery rhymes to Beatles tunes – to inspire families to sing, play & dance together while teaching the basics of music including rhythm and tempo, melody and harmony. In addition to online interactive videos via the TWT YouTube Channel and original music available on digital music platforms like Spotify & Apple Music … lively and interactive performances across the Chicagoland area are tailored to the classroom, private party, library or concert settings and specific to varying age groups & levels ranging from newborn to 5 years of age.
Bubbles Academy is Chicago’s premiere early childhood arts enrichment center, providing imaginative and developmentally-focused classes, activities & events for ages 0-6.
Stitch Monograms is a Chicago web-based boutique offering custom embroidery & monograms with a modern touch. From baby gifts to one-of-a-kind holiday items and everything in between, Stitch provides unique custom gifting for all occasions. Driven by a passion for all things personalized, Sharon Bosco, owner, has taken the timeless tradition of monogramming and given it a fresh, more modern look her customers have come to love. Visit the online shop or send a note if you have a custom embroidery idea of your own!
Monograms on Webster is a one-stop shop for all your personalization needs. We have an array of items we personalize in house, alongside some excellent choices from our vendors which include hand-painted trays, customizable cutting board / glassware sets, hand-knit hats and stationary. In addition to our products, we can customize yours! Outside customization projects start at just $18.
1210 W. Webster Chicago, IL
Galt Toys + Galt Baby has been offering unique and innovative products for over 40 years. We choose only the best and safest products to satisfy the needs of the discerning parent and the growing child. We have collected the most extensive selection of strollers, baby gear, car seats, furniture, and toys available – employing a staff of the most educated experts in the industry to help you in your quest for the best.
900 N. Michigan Ave. 6th Floor Chicago, IL 60611
The Velveteen Rabbit Chicago is a children’s consignment boutique located in West Town. We are a space for sustainable shopping and inclusive community. Dress your little ones in gently loved clothing at a great price. We carry sizes newborn-12. We offer private shopping events as well school fundraisers. Come visit us or shop our website.
1919 W. Chicago Ave. Chicago, IL 60622
EZMILK is a trail mix for breastfeeding moms. It has just five ingredients – Almonds, raisins, pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds and fennel seeds. Fennel seeds are known to help support lactation. This makes it naturally gluten free, grain free, free of dairy and has zero sodium. It is made in Chicago by a mom, Cynthia, who was on the hunt for healthier snacks during the early days of breastfeeding. It makes for a perfect 2pm or 2am snack! Find us on our website or on Amazon.
3140 N. Sheffield Ave, Apt 502, Chicago, Illinois 60657
Lēto Foods believes that answering the question “what should I eat” during and after pregnancy doesn’t have to be complicated. Crafted with an award-winning maternal health Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Lēto offers six ready-to-blend smoothie pouches supporting the mother & baby. Every pouch contains key nutrients to support baby’s growth and development and common nutrition challenges pregnant people experience during & after pregnancy — including nausea and digestion. Open each frozen pouch to see organic fruits and vegetables, clean nut butters, gluten-free grains, and more.Just add liquid and blend! Lēto was founded by three Chicago-area women, but delivers to doorsteps nationwide.
Classic Kids specializes in creating heirloom artwork of children and their families. From baby bumps to infants that are days old, and beyond! For over 25 years, families have trusted us with capturing these important moments!
1003 W Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
TK Photography focuses on capturing all of your family’s milestones. This means we can photograph a family from pregnancy through retirement. Not only studio portraits but also in-home portraits, on location, and family events. If the parents need a headshot or have a business venture, we are there to help them capture that. We really aim to be your family photographer. So, whatever your family needs, in terms of photos, we are there for you!
6241 N Clark, Chicago IL 60660
Photographs Taylor Lee is a Family, Portrait & Engagement photography company based in Chicago. Taylor Lee has a passion for working with families while capturing some of their happiest moments through the lens. Taylor has a background in Visual Presentation, Merchandising & Communication, previously working for large retailers in New York City. Throughout the years she has integrated many types of photography through her work, along with a history of photography & styling classes. She loves to connect with new families, and hopes to do so in the near future with the Chicago community.
Lincoln Park, Chicago
Post Partum Physical Therapy
B.Wise Rehabilitation is a pelvic health and orthopedic physical therapy clinic located in the heart of Lincoln Square. We specialize in postpartum recovery, incontinence, pelvic pain, pain with intercourse, prolapse, diastatic rectus, and other postpartum related issues through 1-on-1 patient care. Visit our website to register as a new patient and schedule your first appointment!
4754 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago IL 60625
We are Maternal-Child Registered Nurses and International Board Certified Lactation Consultants. We provide comprehensive, private, in-home breastfeeding consultations. We travel to homes throughout most of the Chicagoland area (including Lincoln Park), and up through the North Shore. We provide hands-on breastfeeding support, as well as general feeding and newborn care guidance. Our mission is to support each individual family with education, compassion, and understanding as they transition into their new role as parents.
Swellbeing is in the business of helping parents nurture happy, healthy families. Our craft is distilling best practices rooted in wild development and relationship research, then sharing key take-aways with parents. We support parents on everything from sleep challenges to discipline.
In home and virtual
Partum Health was founded to help Chicago families experience pregnancy and early parenthood with more joy, less stress, and better health! We believe your family deserves the best care – which is why you’ll have a team of experts by your side, including doulas for birth and postpartum support, physical therapists, lactation consultants, mental health providers, and more. Partum delivers care that works for your modern life – with quick answers to your questions and scheduling via text, alongside the convenience of telehealth, in-home and in clinic care. Care and services are personalized to you – simply choose the services that fit your family’s needs and we’ll take care of the rest! We can’t wait to meet you and get your growing family off to a great start.
Serving all of Chicago virtually!
EveryMom Chicago is a 501(c)(3) not for profit that provides newborn, postpartum, and nursing essentials to moms in underserved communities across Chicago. These kits are beautifully packaged and distributed via local partner nonprofits and hospitals. We are grounded in a belief that every mom, regardless of circumstance, deserves the opportunity to feel prepared, supported, and celebrated. EveryMom accepts donations of new and like-new baby supplies, as well as new postpartum and nursing essentials. To learn more, please visit our website or follow the journey on instagram.