Registered Nurse Visit – Newborn Care Sessions

Private home visits let you learn about baby care from a Registered Nurse in the comfort of your own home!

You just brought your baby home…. but now what are you supposed to do!??

These hands-on sessions with your baby give you real-life demonstrations of swaddling, burping, diapering tips, newborn sleep / bed-sharing support, bathing, nail care, baby-wearing and basic bottlefeeding or breastfeeding support ….. right in the comfort of your own home!

Ask questions about products, nursery set up, sleep arrangements, baby care, and what to expect from your newborn in the early days, and tips to survive parenthood!

(These sessions do NOT include a feeding assessment)
Ask about Lactation Consultant Home Visits for in-depth Breastfeeding/Bottlefeeding support & assessment for complex issues.

⇒Private sessions can be arranged at your convenience.  Click HERE for more information! 


Private & Group PRENATAL CLASSES are now available!!

  • Streamlined group classes for your busy schedule: One day and done!
  • Convenient location in a great neighbourhood!
  • Grow your village and meet other expecting parents!
  • “Real World” information from experts, taught in a non-judgmental and FUN way!
  • Get all your questions answered, and feel more confident and ready!

NUTMEG PRENATAL CLASSES are fun, interactive, and streamlined so you can be prepared in just one day! 

Classes are taught by Angela & Adrienne a Nurse/Lactation Consultant and Doula team, which is the perfect combination to get you all the information you need, in a practical, honest, and engaging way.

Each class is just one Saturday from 9:30-4:30, with a 45 minute lunch break…. not weeks of classes!

 Click HERE for more information!

Classes are held at the renovated Runnymede Public Library (2178 Bloor Street West) in Bloor West Village.  A 3 minute walk from Runnymede station!
PARKING: Green P street parking on Bloor, free parking on surrounding streets, or a paid lot is across the street!

PRIVATE SESSIONS

Customized sessions in the comfort of your own home can include any combo of: Labour & Birth Prep, Newborn Care, Breastfeeding Prep, Postpartum expectations and recovery. 


The Modern Grandparent Class

CALLING ALL MODERN GRANDPARENTS!
You’ve done the work of parenting already, but things have changed… from the influence of social media to new research on baby care! This class is an exciting opportunity to expand on your invaluable experience, and support your children and help care for your new grandchild with the most current and up to date safety, health, feeding and childcare recommendations for baby!

In this 2.5 hour Prenatal Class for The Modern Grandparent, we will:

  • explore common myths and misconceptions about baby care (there are many still circulating today)
  • introduce current feeding recommendations and infant safety standards
  • help you become familiar with the changes in language, and child rearing philosophies
  • discuss various ways to support this new family!

Private sessions can be arranged at your convenience.  Click HERE for more information! 


Prenatal Refresher Class

For Parents who have done this before but need a refresher!
This class is perfect for parents who are having another baby, who want to:

  • Review the basics of labour, birth, breastfeeding and Postpartum recovery.
  • Explore issues and solutions based on previous experiences
  • Discuss transitions for the whole family (siblings & partners), including strategies, survival tips, resources and more!

Facilitated by Angela Grant Buechner, owner of Nutmeg Consulting and Registered Nurse, Lactation Consultant and Doula with almost 20 years experience, and mom of three kids. This real-life, non-judgemental, interactive, informal and fun class is perfect to get you ready for your next baby!

Private sessions can be arranged at your convenience.  Click HERE for more information! 


Car Seat Installation Visits

These private at-home visits let you have your Car Seat properly installed before or after your baby is born!

Our very own Child Passenger Safety Technician, Celia, is certified through the Child Passenger Safety Association of Canada (CPSAC), will come to your home and do an installation of your infant or toddler car seats. Parents and caregivers will also learn how to properly install their car seats and safely restrain their children while in vehicles.

⇒Private sessions can be arranged at your convenience.  Click HERE for more information! 


Pre/Postnatal Nutrition Services

We’re so excited to now have our very own Holistic Nutritionist, Allison on the Nutmeg team!!

Allison offers Meal Planning services where she will take into account your current health, eating habits and any challenges you are facing (like Pregnancy or Postpartum health or dietary issues). She will put together a one week meal plan for you including a grocery list, meal prep guide and recipes for all meals and snacks to make sure you are getting all the important nutrients you need to feel great!

She also offers Elimination Meal Plans, Meet & Meal plan or more comprehensive packages and ongoing support as needed!

Consults can be over the phone, or in-home sessions, and include an introductory phone call, and an individualized care based on your needs.

⇒Private sessions can be arranged at your convenience.  Click HERE for more information!