Bloom :: An Event for New & Expecting Moms {2021}

We are grateful to our sponsors who are helping to make this event possible to new and expecting moms in the Greater Dayton area.
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Bloom is an event for new and expecting moms, foster moms, and adoptive moms (recommended for any mom up to toddler age!) in the Greater Dayton area. Everyone is welcome! There will be great swag and giveaways that any mom will want to get in on. Just want to join in the fun? Choose “Access Only” when you register!

Fall 2021 Bloom

Virtual Event
September 18th ~ 1:00pm


Spring 2021 Bloom


Virtual Event
April 10th ~ 1:00pm

Email Rachel at [email protected]

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Register now for our annual (virtual) Fall Bloom event!

  • Regular tickets to attend the stream – plus an entry for amazing giveaways – are only $5!
  • You can upgrade to a VIP ticket to receive a premium swag bag with bonus goodies AND double the chance to win Bloom giveaways for just $20 {Only 10 VIP Tickets Available!}
  • Not into swag and giveaways? Join us for the fun for FREE with Access Only


All Bloom attendees will receive access to our Bloom Facebook Group where the majority of the virtual event will take place. You can expect exclusive giveaways, swag bags (for VIP attendees only!), a digital Bloom Mini Magazine, and a link to the Premier Stream with more information from sponsored partners and our expert panelists.

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There will be lots of opportunities to win prizes, connect with other local moms, and so much more!

Join us for the LIVE component of the event at 1:00pm on September 18th to hear even more from our sponsors and panelists – and see announcements for the giveaway winners.

We may have to be apart to stay safe, but we can still have a blast together!

*A Facebook account will be required to participate in the main portion of this event, as a private Facebook Group will be the primary hub for registrant details on everything that takes place.


Bloom is not possible without our amazing partners. We are grateful to our sponsors for their support. New sponsors are always being added, so check back often to see who will be involved in this great event!

The main goal of Bloom is to introduce moms to resources, brands, and businesses who are passionate about motherhood and supporting moms. Spend time during our event and in the private Facebook group exploring the content provided by each of these amazing Bloom partners.

Each business offers something wonderful for Greater Dayton area moms or moms-to-be, and we are pleased to introduce you to each of these Bloom sponsors!

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Presenting Co-Title Sponsor:

Sponsorship still available!

Presenting Co-Title Sponsor:

Sponsorship still available!

Presenting Platinum Sponsors:

dayton children's kids express

once upon a child dayton

kate mock elliott bloom comedian


Whether you are interested in learning more about birth options or breastfeeding, choosing a pediatrician, OBGYN or a chiropractor, or if have questions about nutrition….this panel is ready to give you expert advice!

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Nena Reed Mommy & Me LLC

Nena Reed – Mommy & Me

Registered Nurse and Doula

“I am a registered nurse and doula in the Dayton, Columbus, and Cincinnati areas. I am the owner of Mommy & Me Professional Maternity Services, LLC. Currently, I provide birth and postpartum doula services in person and virtually. I am training to become a breastfeeding consultant and childbirth educator. My mission is to help mothers build confidence and knowledge during pregnancy, birth, and motherhood.”

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Courtney Snow

Certified Nutritional Consultant

Tips for healthy eating and nutrition during pregnancy/breastfeeding and for when your little one starts eating solids


VIP Ticketholders will be spoiled with lots of fun swag! Check out our Swag Partners, and stay tuned for new swag added often. Pickup options will be arranged before or around the event date.

Note :: Alli Cakes is Spring Swag Sponsor Only

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city mom collective
bloom daily planners
dayton children's kids express
jennifer powers color street
usborne bloom
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alli cakes bloom event
eat pretty darling bloom
GoGo Squeez
costco centerville oh
once upon a child dayton
mommy & me llc nena reed
get dished by katie
new phases birth co
hulafrog kettering, oh
mig living radiantly you with rachel
taste-t-love baby food
woundrous journey doula


Each Bloom guest will be entered to win amazing giveaways featuring products that every mom will love! VIP registrants automatically get TWO entries to win. Check out this year’s giveaway sponsors! Giveaway Sponsors are still being added, so stay tuned for even more!

bloom diapers
marriott university of dayton
Babymoon or date night getaway, anyone!?

Marriott at the University of Dayton has generously donated a certificate for an overnight stay with breakfast for two as a giveaway for our Spring and Fall Bloom events!

Click their logo to check out the hotel.

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(SPRING ONLY) Trying to prevent stretch marks or minimize the ones you already got?

Snag yourself It Works! Stretch Mark moisturizing body cream in our giveaway drawing during the event on April 10th, complimentary of Courtney Snow.

Click the image to the left to learn more about this incredible product.

Ohio’s own P&G has donated Pampers diapers and wipes to give away to a lucky mama during our event on April 10th AND September 18th!

What new mom couldn’t use free diapers and wipes?! In case you’re a first-time mom, the answer is NO MOM EVER!

bloom daily planners
Bloom Daily Planners has graciously donated to OUR Bloom event!

A lucky mom will get a 2021 Soft Cover Daily Planner & Calendar, The Best is Yet to Come, in this giveaway!

kristina delong photography
Have a Silhouette Portrait done by Kristina DeLong Photography

Kristina DeLong is offering a complimentary Silhouette Portrait Session and Free 8X10 print for one mama during the event!

Click her logo to check out her work.

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Books from local Usborne consultant, Amy Lynn Blair

Amy Lynn Blair, one of our contributors, is an Usborne consultant and is donating 20 books for our swag bags and 2 books to give away!

Click her logo to check out all the books she has to offer.

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(SPRING ONLY) $50 Gift Card from Buffalo Wild Wings

Buffalo Wild Wings in Lebanon, Ohio has generously donated a $50 gift card to give away during our Spring event!

Click the BWW logo to see their locations and menu.

nanno app
The Nanno app has donated a $100 gift card to our Bloom event!

Nanno is the first true on-demand childcare app! Book a high quality, fully vetted sitter anywhere in the U.S. Available on iOS or using any device through our web app. This $100 gift card lets you book 3 to 4 hours of high-quality babysitting through Nanno. Welcome to the childcare revolution!

Click their logo to learn more about them.

once upon a child dayton
Get a $50 gift card from Once Upon a Child!

“We are a locally owned family company and we own 10 Once Upon a Child stores in the greater Cincinnati and Dayton area! Once Upon a Child buys and sells gently used kids stuff! We make selling what your kids have outgrown easy – we buy all seasons, all year, and you never need an appointment.”

Click their logo to find a location nearest you.

get dished by katie
Get a $100 gift card in this giveaway

“Heathy food that fulfills.” Located in Springboro, Ohio, Dished! offer a weekly rotating menu featuring gluten free, individually portioned snacks and meals.

Click the logo to view their website.

james free jewelers
WOW! A $500 gift card!!

James Free Jewelers has ever so graciously donated a $500 gift card, so you can get yourself a well-deserved mom self-love gift.

Click the logo to view their website.

new phases birth co
$75 gift card for services

New Phases Birth Co. has a mission to provide holistic evidence-based support to all people through through new phases of parenthood.

Click the logo to view their website.

hulafrog kettering, oh
Free tommee tippee No Touch Forehead Thermometer

Hulafrog makes it their goal to find all the events happening around the area for kids. This is a great addition to our top Dayton Dozen recommendations each month! They have graciously donated a forehead thermometer for our giveaways!

Click the logo to view their website.

mig living radiantly you with rachel
Pamper yourself with MIG!

Radiantly YOU with Rachel has offered a Bloom Soap Bar and Bloom Body Lotion Bar up for this giveaway – right on theme!!

Click the image to view her website.

Evenflo Feeding Balance + Wide Neck BPA-Free Infant Feeding & Soothing Gift Set – 7ct

Located in the Greater Cincinnati area, Evenflo Feeding, Inc., the iconic American feeding brand, designs, develops, manufactures and markets all ages and stages of infant and toddler feeding products. The Evenflo brand enjoys a 97% brand awareness among its target consumers and is, at its core, synonymous with baby feeding for over 100 years.

Click the logo to view their website.

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Lulla Doll Lulla Owl

The Lulla Owl is a soother and sleep companion for the smallest babies and also great on the go. Lulla Owl is inspired by scientific research and based on the design of the Lulla doll, which is multi-awarded and loved by parents and children all over the world. It imitates closeness to a caregiver with its soft feel and 24-hour soothing sounds of real-life breathing and heartbeat, offering continuous comfort and support.

Click the logo to view their website and learn more.

woundrous journey doula
4 Free Hours of Postpartum Support {$120 Value}

Adding a new baby to your home, whether it was through naturally conceiving, through fertility treatments, surrogacy, or adoption, is a life-changing moment, and you need support. Wondrous Journey Doula Services can help you on your journey.

Click the logo to view their website and learn more.

mommy & me llc nena reed
A Virtual 30-Minute Session

Discuss pregnancy, labor, and postpartum with Bloom panelist, RN, and doula, Nena Reed, from Mommy & Me LLC!

Click the logo to view their website and learn more.

FREE Jar of Loloma 100% Pure Organic Virgin Coconut Oil Moisturizer

Whilst we are giving so much to our little munchkins, mamas also deserve the love and care (but, it’s great for babies, too!). It is derived from a specific breed of coconuts –  Fijian Talls specific only to Fiji. Coconuts are sourced from remote islands which supports livelihoods for suppliers, farmers and communities. The product is completely chemical free.

Click the logo to view their website and learn more.

$40 Gift Package of Assorted Items

Traverse City-based GoSili was founded in 2006 by Stacey Feeley and Giuliana Schwab with the mission of Waste Less! GoSili designs and manufactures silicone tableware products for the whole family. The excessive use and waste of disposable paper and plastic inspired the GoSili founders to create a modern line incorporating all the practical benefits that silicone has to offer.

Click the logo to view their website and learn more.

FREE Pair of pediped Originals from their Infant Line

pediped® Footwear was founded in 2005 by Angela and Brian Edgeworth in their quest for the perfect soft-soled shoe for their first daughter. Exceptional quality, unsurpassed comfort, and distinctive styling have made the award-winning company the fastest-growing children’s footwear brand in the United States. pediped® Footwear has been awarded the American Podiatric Medical Association Seal of Acceptance for the promotion of healthy foot development.

Click the logo to view their website and learn more.

Cocoon Swaddle from ergoPouch

Melbourne, Australia-based ergoPouch was founded in 2009 by Alina Sack. As a mother, Sack drew on her own personal experiences of sleep deprivation to come up with innovative products designed to help babies and kids get a better night’s sleep. The award-winning ergoPouch collection includes premium quality baby swaddles, sleeping bags, sleep suits and pajamas available from birth to 6 years of age sizing. All ergoPouch products are made with natural fibers including Organic Cotton and Bamboo.

Click the logo to view their website and learn more.

stroller coaster
Munchkin Giveaway Valued at $142

The Munchkin giveaway includes an Air Purifier, a Bath Beats Gift Set and a WildLove Miracle Sippy Cup 2PK. Also check out the parenting podcast StrollerCoaster, created by Munchkin, that is a smart, fun, must-listen podcast for parents of kids of all ages.

Click on logos to find out more about Munchkin and StrollerCoaster.

Spring 2021 Bloom Mini Magazine

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Fall 2021 Bloom Mini Magazine

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Cancellation/Refund Policy – ALL TICKET SALES ARE FINAL. NO REFUNDS. NO RAIN CHECKS. This event is being hosted in a virtual environment due to COVID-19. We will not be able to reschedule, and we will NOT offer refunds. Your access to the private event group will be valid for one full month following the event, so you can revisit all event content. Dayton Mom Collective will not be held liable for any comments, etc. shared in this virtual space that are from attendees and/or sponsors. Additionally, everyone that purchases a ticket will be subscribed to our email list (if they have not been already) in order to provide the most timely and up to date event info.


Each winner will be chosen randomly and announced in the giveaway thread in the private Facebook event group. Each winner will also be emailed at the email address provided during registration. Giveaways are open to adults ages 18+ only and not sponsored or endorsed by Facebook. 

Giveaway Terms and Conditions:

Dayton Mom Collective will not be shipping any swag or giveaway items. Pick-up will be coordinated with each winner at the conclusion of the event. 

Any giveaway associated with this event is in no way administered, sponsored, or endorsed by or associated with Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, or any other social media. For any questions contact: [email protected].