A Pregnancy
to Motherhood

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Our mission is to educate, inspire, and uplift mothers.

Here at Baby Chick, we’re all about educating and empowering moms throughout their motherhood journey. Whether you want an unmedicated birth or a planned cesarean, to breastfeed or bottle-feed, sleep-train or follow your baby’s lead, we support all mothers. We’re here to provide an inclusive, evidence-based resource to help all moms live their best lives.

Nina, 'The Baby Chick'

Hello, I'm Nina, ‘The Baby Chick’®! I’m an expert in the pregnancy and baby world as a baby planner, doula, educator, and mother. Over the past 13 years, I’ve supported over 700 families during their pregnancy and postpartum journeys and assisted at over 300 births. I'm now excited to embark on this journey with you! Discover my story, expertise, and inspiration behind Baby Chick® as we delve into the beautiful world of motherhood together.

Meet Nina, 'The Baby Chick'
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Podcast latest episodes

Chick Chat

Why This OBGYN Stands With Midwifery and the Power of Choice

In this episode, we chat with Dr. Darrell Martin about his experience advocating for women and their choice of maternity care, his support of midwives, and the five key roles of midwives in creating a safe birthing environment.

Chick Chat

Acupuncture and Fertility: How It Can Help

We're chatting with Dr. Haley Parker about acupuncture and fertility; the benefits, risks, what to expect, and the science behind it.

Chick Chat

Clean Start: Detoxifying Your Home for Newborns & Kids

In this episode, we're chatting with Sophia Ruan Gushée about detoxifying your home for your family, why it is important, and how to do it.

Chick Chat

Teaching Kids the Power of Kindness

Our guest Rachel Tomlinson shares how we can teach our kids to be kind, what kindness *really* looks like, and tips and strategies to encourage kids to be kind.

Chick Chat

Dreaming for Two: All About Pregnancy Sleep

If you're expecting, you might notice how it's becoming more and more difficult to get a good night's sleep. Dr. Ann Kristin Homdrum talks to us about prenatal sleep, common sleep issues we might face, and how to overcome them all.


Explore expert advice on topics like unmedicated and medicated births, C-section birth, and more. Here’s what you need to know to feel knowledgeable and empowered for your birthing experience.

We work with medical experts and specialists in various fields, including obstetrics and gynecology, midwifery, pediatrics, child development, psychology, and lactation consultancy—to ensure our readers receive the most accurate and trustworthy information.

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Rachel Tomlinson

Registered Psychologist

Melissa Hardy
Melissa Hardy

Pediatrician, Breastfeeding Medicine Specialist, IBCLC

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Stephanie Sublett

Board-Certified OB/GYN, FACOG, IBCLC

Nicole Avena
Dr. Nicole Avena, Ph. D.

Associate Professor of Neuroscience

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Kirsten White

Pediatric Nurse, BSN, RN

Rande Ludwig
Rande Ludwig

Registered Nurse BSN, RNC-NIC