Bellybum® Boutique is here to help. No matter your stage in life, whether it is preparing to welcome your first child, navigating the challenges of raising one or multiple children, or as a first time or veteran grandparent, one thing is true—while parenting is an amazing and rewarding journey—it is no easy task!
Bellybum® Boutique was established because we understand and live this reality ourselves and because we identified a need in the community. We exist because we know that "one size does not fit all" and what is "right" for one family may not be the same for another. We believe in choices, and while we encourage and educate about healthy lifestyle options, we recognizing that there are "shades of green." Our goal is to provide a place of inclusion, where parents can find the resources they need, learn about healthy lifestyle options and be supported, respected, and empowered to make the choices which are right for them and their families.
Decisions, decisions, decisions... If you are an expectant parent, you are undoubtably faced with a lot of these. At Bellybum® we know all of the options can seem overwhelming so we do the legwork for you. After all, this an exciting time for you and it should be fun! You can always count on us to provide you with the most current parenting resources and information available; as well a huge assortment of the safest, healthiest, top-of-the-line products for you and your baby. This includes everything from useful, practical and eco-friendly necessities for him and her to the coolest gadgets, hottest designer gear and latest celebrity fashions and accessories on the market. Bellybum® offers affordable products for every budget. Need to register? You can sleep well knowing that there is a real person, right here in Chicago, available to answer any questions you, your family or friends may have.
If you live in Chicago, we offer a complete line-up of classes both fun and informational. We're here to help you connect with your child and other like-minded parents and families in our community. Classes include cloth diapering, birthing options, nursing and weaning, infant massage, yoga, music, dance, nutrition and life coaching—just to name a few. Bellybum® also offers myriad free workshops, discussions, support groups and lectures for parents on relevant topics such as green parenting, pre and post natal women's health issues, child development and pediatric care, planning for your child's education, as well as support for parents of children with developmental differences. Not in Chicago? Never fear, we have a vast network of experts and educators. We are always happy to share our knowledge and will always do our very best to help find you the support and resources you need wherever you may be!
Parent products we carry include:
- Strollers and travel accessories
- Diaper bags for men and women
- Ergonomic infant carriers and wraps
- Cloth diapering supplies and instruction
- Parenting books, CDs and DVDs
- All-natural bath and body products
- Customizable parent gifts for him and her
- Parenting resources, support and classes
- Infant and toddler classes
- Baby gift registry