We are thrilled to announce that tickets to our 3rd Annual Bloom:: An Event for New and Expecting Moms are now on sale! *UPDATE: TICKETS ARE NOW SOLD OUT*
This event if for any mom who is currently pregnant, trying to become pregnant, adopting, wants to be pregnant/adopt in the near future, or has had a child in the last year and a half.
Sunday, May 21st from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
The Essex Vermont’s Culinary Resort & Spa
70 Essex Way
Essex Junction, VT 05452
General Admission: $25 a ticket
Value Ticket*: $15 ticket
*please note that the Value Ticket does not include a swag bag
All adults must have a ticket
Please Note: This event is designated for expecting and new moms. Children OVER one year will NOT be permitted and due to space constraints children UNDER one years old MUST be worn in a carrier or held as there is no room for strollers at this event. Due to the nature and planning of this event, we cannot accommodate cancellations or refunds. By purchasing a ticket you are permitting BurlingtonVT Moms Blog to take photos of you at the event for promotional use.
Included in ALL Ticket Prices::
*Access to 40 local businesses and community supports that are geared specifically for parents, families and children
*An Expert Panel that can answer your questions about yours, your children’s or your family’s health and well-being
*Delicious Food and Drink
*One raffle ticket to the raffle benefiting Lund Family Center (additional tickets can be purchased at the event)
Included in General Admission Ticket Price:
*One amazing swag bag worth more than $100
Thank You to our Presenting Sponsors::
A special thank you to our friends at Timberlane Dental Group!
Thank you to our friends at Heartworks/STEAMworks Preschool Programs for sponsoring our printed programs!
Lactation Area Sponsor::
Thank you to Mamava for providing one of their inflatable Lactation Suites so mamas can nurse and pump in private!
8 Generations Birth Services, Affiliates in OB/GYN, Be Seat Smart, Beachbody- Ashley DiMercurio, Beautycounter- Brooke Cote, Before Birth Bonding, Beginnings Childbirth, Blooming Babies, Born Homebirth, BWI of Greater Burlington, Chittenden County Coalition for Breast Feeding, Costco, Crunchi- Shayna Micol, Danish Woolen Delight, Evolution Prenatal & Family Yoga Center, La Leche League of Burlington, VT, Let’s Grow Kids, Love At First Bite, LuLaRoe Catherine Moller, LuLaRoe Maria Mercieca, Molly’s Crunchy Crafts, KW Vermont- The Nate Malley Team, Mae Memories Photography, Megan Poor, LICSW, Motherhood Village Doula, Olives & Applesauce, Over the Moon Herbals, Pelvic Health, Rachel Totten, MSW, LICSW, LADC, Rosie the Hippo, Rushford Family Chiropractics, Sommers Chiropractic, Sweet Pea Cloth Diapers, The Essex Vermont’s Culinary Resort & Spa, The Green Life, Timberlane Dental Group, Usborne Books Sarah Pineda, Vermont Clothing Company, Wiggle Room and Woodhaven Health.
We are fortunate to have four professionals from our community sitting down to answer any and all questions you may have about the health and wellness for you, your family and/or children.
Dr. Shon DiGuglielmo: Dr. Shon DiGuglielmo is a Pediatric Dentist at Timberlane Dental Group. He received a B.S. in Biology from Florida State University in 2001, graduated from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine in 2006, and received a Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 2008. He is board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. He is licensed for conscious sedation. Dr. DiGugielmo is originally from Dobbs Ferry, New York.
Dr. Greta Hanson, M.D., FACOG: Dr. Hanson went to New York Medical College and came to University of Vermont for her residency after learning obstetricians here still liked the practice of obstetrics. She has been with Affiliates in OB/GYN since 2008. She is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and is a fellow with the American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She is a Clinical Instructor at UVM Medical School teaching both medical students and residents. She enjoys the range of services she is able to provide to women of all ages as an Obstetrician/Gynecologist.
Alice Norris, RN, IBCLC: Alice’s mission is to help babies enter into the world in a calm and peaceful way, and then to help them bloom by providing families with breastfeeding support and education. She has been working with mothers and babies for over 15 years as a maternal child health nurse, lactation consultant and certified HypnoBirthing instructor. The services that she offers through Blooming Babies are in-home lactation consultations, breast pumps, breastfeeding classes, and HypnoBirthing childbirth education.
Dr. Matt Rushford: Dr. Matt Rushford is a pediatric and perinatal chiropractor with Rushford Family Chiropractic. He has 25 years of clinical experience in his field, is a member of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association, and operates one of the few free-standing chiropractic centers exclusively dedicated to pediatric and perinatal care. He is also a faculty member at Community College of Vermont, where he teaches Anatomy and Physiology; and Johnson State College, where he lectures and teaches courses for Wellness and Alternative Medicine degree students.
We are so thankful to all of our Giveaway Sponsors for contributing to our raffle to support Lund. Every year, this incredible non-profit’s award-winning services help approximately 4,400 people. Lund’s integrated services — adoption, education, treatment, and family support — help Vermont’s children thrive by empowering struggling and vulnerable families to learn ways to break their cycles of poverty, addiction, and abuse. All proceeds of the raffle go directly to Lund.
Please click on our Sponsors’ logos to check out all of their websites and/or hover over their logos to see what each giveaway will be!
We have been working tirelessly on putting together some of the best swag bags we have ever had, and we are so excited to bring you some amazing products! The bags are valued at over $100 already… and we are still adding items!
Please click on our Sponsors’ logos to check out all of their websites and/or hover over their logos to see what each swag item will be!
We are thrilled to have Luann Bailey of LuannBailey Photography joining us and capturing all of the moments of this event!
Now that you know all the details of this very special morning please get your tickets below! *UPDATE TICKETS ARE NOW SOLD OUT!*
Make sure that you pick the correct ticket type… General Admission tickets come WITH a swag bag worth over $100 in products, and Value Tickets DO NOT come with a swag bag. All attending adults need a ticket. Tickets will not be sold at the door. Tickets will sell out, so please get them now!
If you get an error below, please click here to go directly to the eventbrite website.
ALL tickets are SOLD OUT! If you would like to be put on a waitlist for tickets as sometimes mamas can’t make it last minute please email [email protected]
Please Note: This event is designated for expecting and new moms. Children over one year will not be permitted and due to space constraints children under one years old must be worn in a carrier or held as there is no room for strollers at this event. Due to the nature and planning of this event, we cannot accommodate cancellations or refunds. By purchasing a ticket you are permitting BurlingtonVT Moms Blog to take photos of you at the event for promotional use.