Compiled here are some of my favorite resources, services, and companies!


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Health and Wellness
Chiropractic: Balance Family Chiropractic local
Acupuncture: Ayesha Atique Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine  local
Doula: Tara Van Dyke WithUBirth

Natural Products:
Essential Oils: Scentsable Health
Midwest Family Herbalist (Elderberry Syrup Kits & Calendula Salve) local
Whole Love Organics local
Eco-Friendly Mama Made in the USA (deodorant and toothpaste to order or make)
Eco-Friendly Mama Made in the USA Products Master List (list of product lines and information on their true level of “natural-ness”)

Photography (see below for examples):
Hera’s Gift Photography
Carrie Cunningham Photography
Precisely Joy Photography
Lil Snaps Photography

Local Natural Parenting/Products Retail Locations
A Baby Naturally (Wheaton)
New Mother New Baby (Northbrook)
Green Lil Bums (East Dundee)

Babywearing International Groups
Map of Coverage Areas in Illinois
Babywearing International of Chicagoland
Babywearing International of North Central Illinois
Babywearing International of South Chicagoland
Find a Chapter Nationally

Car Seat Resources
Safe Kids-Find a Tech (Search for a local technician, try using only the zip code)
Car Seats for the Littles (reviews and comparisons of a large variety of car seats)
The Car Seat Nerd (reviews of vehicles for belt fit and car seat compatibility-under albums)

Birth Photography
Hera’s Gift Photography

Family Photos

Carrie Cunningham Photography

Precisely Joy Photography

Lil Snaps Photography