Websites for Local Hospitals and care providers:​


McCabe Chiropractic

McCabe Chiropractic, located in Champaign, IL, offers chiropractic care to the entire community and provides board certified care for pediatric patients and pregnant women. Dr. McCabe is dedicated to helping people through chiropractic care.  It is their mission to educate as many people as they can about the power of the chiropractic adjustment.  They have strong faith in practicing chiropractic care because they know it works and have seen the wonders of chiropractic manifest in their office.


B. Lime is Champaign-Urbana's eco-family store, providing free cloth diaper lessons and offering natural parenting products. B. Lime carries eco-friendly products for baby, home, and the entire family. As parents, we want the best for our kids and our family. With all the hidden toxins in products, we thought it would be great to be able to buy well-researched, toxic-free alternatives that are good for the enviornment and good for our bodies. **Gentle Transitions clients receive a $10 gift card from B.Lime!**

Acupuncture/Chinese medicine:​

Melby Chiropractic

Melby Chiropractic wants all of their patients to experience abundant life. And they recognize the need for health in order to live fully. The purpose of chiropractic is to get your body to function at its best, and they are committed to helping you attain and maintain optimal health. Their goal is to make your experience positive and hassle-free. That’s why, at Melby Chiropractic, you’ll receive straight-forward chiropractic care at an affordable price.

bensky family acupuncture

Bensky Family Acupuncture is dedicated to providing holistic healthcare for the entire family. They specialize in women’s health, fertility, prenatal, postpartum, and lactation support, as well as pediatric care and general family medicine. They strive to improve the health and wellness of their patients through the use of acupuncture, TuiNa (Chinese orthopedic massage), herbal medicine, food therapy, QiGong (movement therapy), and lifestyle advice. To learn if acupuncture and Oriental medicine can help you, please contact them to schedule a free 30 minute, in-person consultation. They look forward to helping you on your path to improved health and wellness!

Cloth Diapering and Natural Home/Baby:​

Josephine Leonard Photography

Josephine has been a photographer for 6 years. She loves to share some of the most special moments in peoples lives, and capturing those memories forever. She is based out of central Illinois specializing in children, babies and births. Contact her at or on Facebook at Josephine Leonard Photography.

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Maternity, birth, newborn and family photography:​