HHealthy Babies Inc. 8267 W. Golf Rd., Niles, 847-583-0499 *Breastfeeding consultations available *Classes and events
A breastfeeding supply store and resource center that carries everything a new nursing mother could possibly need: nursing bras, nursing covers, Boppy pillows, breast pumps for rent and purchase, breastmilk bags, and more. Supplementing the nursing products are Ergo Baby carriers, cloth diapers, and baby clothing. The owner is Lisy Peters, a pediatric nurse practitioner and lactation consultant, who also offers breastfeeding help and consultations ($150) with direct billing to insurance companies. Infant CPR classes offered periodically.
NNew Mother New Baby 3115 Dundee Rd., Northbrook, 847-272-1500 *Gift registry *Classes and events
Shopping is just one aspect of this resource center for nursing and new moms, which also offers lactation support, breastfeeding clinics, music classes, and mommy and me yoga. The boutique carries breast pumps (also available for rental), nursing tanks and bras, diaper bags from Diaper Dude and JJ Cole, baby carriers, cloth diapers, layette and baby clothing, and toys from Haba and Melissa and Doug.