First Glance 4D Imaging

First Glance 4D Imaging offers the finest 3D/4D prenatal elective ultrasound experience available. Combining cutting-edge technology with a spa & theater environment, we bring unbelievable images of your unborn baby to life! Now you can see your baby up close and personal with a 3D/4D ultrasound!

Nurtured Foundation

Our services include birth doulas, postpartum doulas, night doulas (commonly referred to as night nannies or baby nurses), placenta encapsulation, in-home lactation support, belly binding and in-home postpartum & prenatal massage. We also offer private breastfeeding classes, including back to work preparation, all in the comfort of your own home.

The Womb Within

The Womb Within offers doula services, placenta encapsulation, breast milk jewelry, cremation ash, pet remains, placenta & cord, hair & fur, and more keepsakes. As well as offers classes on placentas & encapsulation and peanut ball uses in labor. Also, birth items for sale for labor & postpartum support.

Baby Sweet Pea’s Boutique

Modern baby & kids boutique. Clothing, shoes, toys, books, feeding & gifts for pregnancy & ages 0-7. New, unique items not found in big box & Lego! Constantly evolving clothing & toy offerings so you’re sure to always find something new. From baby to big kids, we have something new you’ll be happy to take home.


Round 2 Kids is a children’s resale store with carefully selected merchandise, we pay full attention to detail and have a strong focus on customer service and satisfaction. The items we choose are for their overall value, quality over quantity. The items we sell at Round 2 Kids meet our personal standards, and we feel proud to offer them not only to our family, but to other families, friends and customers alike.

Goldfish Swim School

Goldfish Swim School was created by parents, for parents with this goal in mind — to give kids the platform to build essential life skills that will help them make waves in life. We’ve created an inviting and safe place where kids overcome their fears, learn to swim, respect the water, and have lots of fun while doing it. Our award-winning tropical environment and shiver-free pools are simply the fun backdrop for where kids do some serious growing and learning.

Northeast Ohio Doula

NEO Doula provides Preconception, Birth and Postpartum Doula services to the Cleveland/Akron/Canton area. They also plan and arrange Blessing-ways and Post-baby parties. They also offer Bengkung belly wrapping and sealing ceremony as a way to close the womb and “seal” the end of pregnancy.

Jennyfer Marie Photography

Jennyfer Marie Photography is located in Akron and specializes in maternity, newborn, and family photography. Jenny is a wife and new mom, who loves exploring her creative side while helping others capture beautiful memories.

Lantern Birth Services

Josie loves to come alongside parents with modern, comprehensive childbirth education that will allow them to make informed, confident decisions about pregnancy, birth, and parenting their newborns.  Group and private classes are designed to help mom and a support person understand the birth process, baby care, postpartum care, and breastfeeding and find a birth team who will support them!

Modern Baby Nurse

Modern Baby Nurse is a company for contemporary parents who seek to care for their baby in a style unique to them. They teach through example, and provide parents with the tools needed to take over when they leave. Modern Baby Nurse does this with a warm and professional approach that won’t disturb the natural flow of your home. They are fully capable of full-charge infant care, but like to keep parental and sibling involvement in mind. Their goal is to encourage and support bonding between parents, siblings and newborn.

The Breastfeeding Center

We have many unique services including breastfeeding consultations, personalized bra fittings, & mother’s support groups. We provide demonstrations and instructions for the use of the many products available for purchase in our boutique including breastpumps, baby slings/carriers/wraps, swaddling blankets, & washable cloth diapers. Our support and encouragement is provided in a relaxing, home-like environment.

Akron Placenta Works

We specialize in exceptional placenta services. We offer 24/7 support and fast turnaround. Our services include placenta encapsulation, tinctures, salves, post birth smoothies, and smoothie cubes.

Mother Rising

Empowerment for pregnant and newly parenting mothers stems from knowledge, encouraging instincts and intuition, and addressing her social and emotional needs.

We offer doula services, placenta encapsulation, pregnancy and childbirth education, birth planning consultations, infant care classes, postpartum doulas, birth circles, parenting circles, red tents, breastfeeding support,  online support group and a free resource library.

Mother Rising is a place where we simply honor womanhood.

Amanda Ellis Photography

I’m Amanda…and I help families document life’s biggest milestones through the power of visual storytelling.

Whether you’re expecting a baby, celebrating your child’s first birthday, or you want to be able to hit pause on a day in your life to record your family’s memories and be able to replay them whenever you like, I’m here to help. Let’s ditch the “Everyone smile and say cheese” JC Penny Portrait experience and create soulful images full of emotion, love, and authentic moments that are timeless and classic.

Baby Beginnings

It takes a village… You are not in this alone!

A new baby in the home is challenging and we recognize that! Let us help you!

We are more than just a friend to talk to, we are Registered Nurses who have been taking care of the sickest babies for many many years!

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