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City Baby L.A., 3rd Edition: The Ultimate Guide for Los Angeles Parents, from Pregnancy to Preschool
Written by Linda Meadow and Lisa Rocchio
About This Book
What could be more exciting than having a toddler in Tinseltown? Who wouldn't want their baby to grow up in the City of Little Angels? This book covers neighborhoods across L.A., in Santa Monica, Palisades, Brentwood, Beverly Hills, West Hollywood, Hancock Park, South Bay, Venice, and the Valley. It comes as no surprise that L.A. is home to some of the hippest maternity stores, the best prenatal yoga, the most premiere parks and superior medical care in the country. New moms can learn how to take care of themselves (prenatal yoga classes, childbirth methods, birthing centers) and their babies (pediatricians, au pairs, Mommy & Me programs) with this indispensable guide to the best resources, shops, and programs that L.A. has to offer. Topics covered include: Preparing for your baby from Obstetric Care to Childbirth; Taking Care of Yourself; From Health Care to Day Care; Adjusting to New Motherhood; Entertainment for Kids and Moms Shopping for Your Baby: the Big Firsts; Maternity Clothes; Baby Furniture and Accessories; Baby and Toddler Clothing; Toys, Books, Videos, Catalogs, and Magazines. Includes website directory, and extensive address listings.
About the Author
Linda Meadow received a B.S. and J.D. from Northwestern University and was recently an attorney at Sony Pictures. She is also the founder of gurumommy.com and lives in Los Angeles. Lisa Rocchio holds a B.S. degree in finance from the University of Alabama and an M.B.A. from the University of Southern California. While previously employed in the finance field, she now spends her time chauffeuring her kids to activities and volunteering.