BLOOM 2020: A Virtual Event for New and Expecting Moms – Saturday, November 7th


Are you currently expecting a baby? Have you had a baby within the past year? Are you planning to grow your family soon? If so, this BLOOM event is for YOU!

We are thrilled to announce that in partnership with our national network, City Mom Collective our annual BLOOM event is back!

We will be hosting a VIRTUAL BLOOM event on Saturday, November 7th from 10am-1pm and it is completely FREE for all new and expecting mamas.

The pandemic has changed how we might do things, but it will not change the experience that we have brought to San Diego year over year!
This exclusive event is designed to bring new and expecting moms the latest must have products as well as the newest information possible from local experts.
BLOOM is presented by Children’s Primary Care Medical Group, the largest pediatric primary care group in San Diego and Southwest Riverside counties.
This year, BLOOM will be held on a virtual venue program called Hopin virtual venue that optimizes the experience for attendees to be able to connect and engage with speakers, partners and one another.


A BLOOM VIP Ticket includes a VIP swag bag {valued at $400+} and
VIP ticket holders will receive 12 raffle tickets. You will pick up your VIP Swag bag the week leading up to the November 7th virtual event.
Open to San Diego Residents Only!


BLOOM Premier Tickets

A BLOOM Premier Ticket includes a swag bag with high quality product samples {valued at $100+}. Premier Ticket holders will receive 6 raffle tickets. 
Open To San Diego Residents Only!



Virtual BLOOM Event Ticket

You will receive access to three hours of incredible headline speakers, breakout sessions, raffle prizes and so much more!!! Virtual BLOOM GA Ticket holders will receive 2 raffle tickets. 
Available For Everyone!



Use the button below to register for FREE for our annual
BLOOM event or to purchase our VIP or Premier Tickets!

VIP Swag Bag 

BLOOM Branded Tote 

Premier Swag Bag 

Reusable Tote

For VIP & Premier BLOOM ticket purchases there will be two pick up time windows (TBA) located in Central San Diego. You won’t even have to leave your car and social distancing and safe sanitization practices will be in place. 



From the moment you touch their tiny toes to the day they graduate high school, you want the very best health care for your baby. That’s why more than 200,000 families have turned to Children’s Primary Care Medical Group (CPCMG) to find the best pediatricians for their children.

For the past 25 years, CPCMG has been the region’s only health network focused solely on children, their health and well-being. Our pediatricians offer patient-focused, family-centered pediatric healthcare for children from birth to age 18 including newborn care, well visits, camp and sports physicals, developmental screenings and behavioral consultations.
CPCMG has more than 145 board-certified pediatricians, pediatric nurse practitioners and physician assistants in 29 offices throughout San Diego and Southwest Riverside counties. We provide same day walk-in appointments, video visits, evening and weekend hours, 24/7 telephone medical advice and 24/7 secure, online access to your child’s health records and referrals to specialists at Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego.

CPCMG is here for your family, every step of the way. Schedule your complimentary meet-and-greet with your new CPCMG pediatrician today by calling our Welcome Center at 858-502-1177.


Gold Sponsors

Omni La CostaImmerse in pure luxury at Omni La Costa Resort & Spa. Take in stunning views, dive into one of eight sparkling swimming pools and zip down waterslides with an unparalleled panoramic view. Guests quickly discover they are in a destination like no other, surrounded by lush manicured gardens and endless Southern California sunshine.

mom culture

Mom Culture  is a lifestyle brand rooted in the relatable daily Mom Culture where we believe in sharing the salty and sweet sides of motherhood. We believe while we all do things differently that truly supporting our fellow MamaKind is where it’s at because at the end of the day we’re all just striving for the same common goal to Raise Good Humans!


San Diego Family Magazine‘s humble beginnings and original design as a black and white tabloid-style newspaper, the goal has always been to provide educational articles, resources and information with a focus on family issues. Every article and advertisement is designed to benefit parents and children in some way. 


Kea Babies LogoKeaBabies is a baby & maternity lifestyle brand that inspires modern parenting. They design quality products for modern parents to help make every parenting moment awesome.



bubsBUBS Naturals is thrilled to launch a new product line specifically for women, BUBS Naturals: For Women!.  Already popular with professional athletes, each serving of Bubs Naturals Collagen Protein Powder will provide 20g of Collagen Protein and 7 essential amino acids, yet there’s only 1 ingredient. This is the purest form of collagen protein; in fact it is the only single-sourced collagen. Collagen Protein is known to encourage digestion, improve joint health and speed up recovery after workouts. However, the new refined formula from BUBS Naturals designed specifically for women offers even more benefits for those in the endless pursuit to find the Fountain of Youth. nar dapibus leo.

Jet Set GoJet Set Go brings families the most innovative products to make every day easier. That means they spend their days thinking about challenges parents face, and how they can help. 

You and your baby are at the heart of everything they do. They make brands and products available to you that they believe in, and that are smarter and better than anything else on the market. 



Dr. MaddieDr. Maddie Wallace believes in the unlimited healing potential within each of us. She believes in the power of connection – with oneself, with others and with ones’ purpose. It is her mission to reconnect you to your own healing ability and elevate your life expression. She specializes in prenatal and pediatric chiropractic care. 

Table Sponsors

Amy HsiaoHsiao Law
Amy Hsiao is your Personal Family Lawyer with a boutique law firm focused primarily on kids protection plan specifically for families with minor children. She helps families protect their loved ones and assets so that they don’t ever have to go to court in cases of incapacity or death. Amy’s unique and caring way of practicing estate planning allows families to truly plan for life and for generations to come. She is passionate about educating the community on preventing their families and assets from going to court.

Renee’s Book Corner
Renee will be on site with the most exciting, engaging, and educational books for newborns to one years old from Usborne Books & More! Usborne Books are high-quality, innovative, lavishly illustrated, and best of all, they are the books kids love to read.  You can also follow her on instagram @reneesbookcorner or join her private VIP Facebook group @reneesbookcorner to learn more about Usborne Books.

gymboreeGymboree Play & Music – Scripps – Poway and San Diego (Clairemont Mesa), Looking for support and friendship while you navigate your new role as a Mother? Join Us! Gymboree is a comfortable, judgment-free environment for mamas and babies to relax and connect with each other.  Our community is founded on play, friendship, and growth for parent and child! It’s a chance to build confidence in your new role and make friends that will support you on this adventure! 

*All Bloom attendees receive one free month of regular membership to our play-based learning program for families of infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. 

Color Street Nail PolishColor Street With Maria Athar
Color Street is the original 10 minute DIY mani! You WILL be able to do your nails and immediately cradle the newest love in your life. Our 100% nail polish strips apply without any heating or cutting, lasting between 7-14 days, and remove with polish remover. With over 300 styles throughout the year, there is something for everyone and every event in your life.




Ashley Jacobs - emcee
Ashley Jacobs
BLOOM Master of Ceremonies
Follow Ashley on Instagram @AshleyJacobsTv

TV Personality and Publicist Ashley Jacobs is the founder of The Jacobs Agency, a boutique Public Relations and Influencer Agency. She has taken her long career as a morning television lifestyle correspondent and news anchor and turned into an exciting opportunity to coach others, represent brands in top TV markets and pair brands with the perfect influencers to create a social media buzz. While work keeps her on her toes and on the go… her most rewarding and at times challenging role is “Mom.” Ashley is a proud single parent dedicated to teaching her children valuable life lessons through her actions rather than her words alone. Work hard and be kind…those are the words she tries to live by everyday and encourages her children to do the same. 

Hilary Bowers, MD, FAAP
Children’s Primary Care Medical Group

Presentation Topic:
Tips to maintain calm and balance while pregnant during the pandemic

More about Hilary:
“I joined CPCMG in August 2007, after practicing for several years in Los Angeles, CA. The cooperative nature of CPCMG and its close connection with Rady Children’s Hospital has given me the opportunity to provide excellent cohesive care to my patients. I have a particular interest in guiding parents through the developmental challenges of childhood and adolescence. In addition, I enjoy counseling new mothers on breastfeeding issues. On a personal note, the greater San Diego area has been a wonderful place to raise our growing family. I look forward to meeting your family and working with you on the path to wellness.”


Jaime Friedman, MD, FAAP
Children’s Primary Care Medical Group

Presentation Topic:
How to pick the best pediatrician for your family

More about Jaime:
“I have enjoyed caring for children both in the urgent care setting and in the primary care setting. Being a parent myself, I have learned so much that helps me guide my patients and their families. My biggest interests are encouraging breastfeeding and literacy.”


Rachel Perkins, MD, FAAP
Children’s Primary Care Medical Group

Presentation Topic:
Lactation Support and Education

More about Rachel:
“I love being a pediatrician. I have special interests in breastfeeding support, parenting guidance, asthma management, and vaccine education. As a mom, I understand how important it is to have a dedicated and trustworthy doctor for your children. I strive to provide evidence based care while being mindful of the challenges parents face. In my free time, I enjoy reading, taking hikes and going to the beach with my husband and three kids.”


dr kami hassDr. Kami Hoss, DDS, MS
The Super Dentists

Presentation Topic:
Five oral health tips that expecting parents need to know about their baby’s mouth

More about Kami:
Dr. Kami Hoss, DDS, MS is a renowned author, consultant, inventor, speaker, and philanthropist in the fields of dentistry, healthcare, and education. Twenty-three years ago, he co-founded The Super Dentists with his business partner and wife, Dr. Nazli Keri. Their business has become one of the most trusted, top-awarded and leading pediatric dentistry, orthodontics, and parent dentistry practices in Southern California. He is also passionate about educating parents about dental care, oral health and whole-person healthcare, and integrated dental and medical care. Through community programs, events, seminars and speaking engagements, Dr. Hoss and The Super Dentists team tackle topics like oral health and its impact on pregnancy, airway & sleep, psychological health and physical health. His anticipated new book – If Your Mouth Could Talk – will be released mid-2021. He is also on the Board of Counselors at UCLA School of Dentistry, where he previously received his doctorate in dental surgery and post-doctorate in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics. For more information on Dr. Kami Hoss, please visit or

Wendy May Real MBA, Cannabis Science & Medicine Certified 
Pure Bloom

Presentation Topic:
Is CBD Right for Me: An Insider’s Guide to Understanding the Science, Safety & Benefits

More about Wendy:
Meet Wendy May Real, the founder and plant maven behind Pure Bloom. It is her extensive scientific training and knowledge of the cannabis plant which created Pure Bloom’s collection of super-powered cannabinoid complexes, unique delivery systems and highly effective products. Pure Bloom is a culmination of her agricultural upbringing in rural Maine and 25-year professional career in clinical medicine, scientific research and targeted drug development. In addition to earning an MBA, she is also one of the first woman in the country to graduate from the UVM College of Medicine, Cannabis Science and Medicine Program.

Mark MorrisonMark Morrison
The Bombproof Family

Presentation Topic:
Advice and tips to “Bombproof” your Family

More about Mark:
Mark is a local San Diego firefighter and bomb technician (Bomb Squad), but first and foremost he is a husband, to his beautiful strong wife Kimberly, and a very proud father to their son, Logan. The path to creating their family has taken them through many storms, but they have been able to see it through with thanks to their indestructible family unit, they refer to as the “Bombproof Family”.



Dr. Maddie WallaceDr. Maddie Wallace
Mayo Chiropractic: A Center For Life In San Diego

Presentation Topic:
The Benefits of Chiropractic Care During Pregnancy

More about Dr. Maddie:
“Working with moms and their children is such a fun and rewarding experience! What people don’t understand is that chiropractic care is not about back pain – it is about enhancing the functioning of the nervous system, which in turn affects everything in the body. If we can get kids under regular chiropractic care at a young age, we will be able to create a strong foundation that will set them up for a healthier, happier life in the long run!”



Breakout Speakers


Julie HeadshotJulie Arvan, Chief Mother Officer of Nesting Days and Postpartum Doula 

Presentation Topic:
The science of skin-to-skin- there is no such thing as holding your baby too much!

More about Julie:
Using her experience as a mother, educator, businesswomen and postpartum doula, Julie created the Nesting Days newborn carrier in 2014, and shortly after was invited by the Gates Foundation to attend the Kangaroo Mother Care Forum in Rwanda. “My background at Gymboree in product development gave me the skills I needed, but knowing that there were others that felt as passionately about skin-to-skin as I did, gave me the confidence I needed to go forward with my vision for changing how we welcome babies into the world.” Nesting Days is now in its 7th year of business, making skin-to-skin, hands-free, babywearing possible for thousands of families.

Breakout Classes


Lovely Birth Yoga Studio

Lovely Birth is here to support you as you discover your immense power through pregnancy, childbirth and Parenthood. Our prenatal yoga classes are designed to support your changing body by helping alleviate aches and pains that come with pregnancy as well as help build strength inside and out so you go into birth and Parenthood feeling strong and confident.

Lovely Birth founders, Cintia Tavares and Yesica Rodriguez are dedicated to keeping our community strong and supporting you during this challenging time. Join them for a 30 minute prenatal yoga class to help relax, center, and connect you and your baby! 


Omni La Costa Resort and Spa
Sleep Well In San Diego Package
2 Night Stay

Omni La CostaImmerse in pure luxury at Omni La Costa Resort & Spa. Take in stunning views, dive into one of eight sparkling swimming pools and zip down waterslides with an unparalleled panoramic view. Guests quickly discover they are in a destination like no other, surrounded by lush manicured gardens and endless Southern California sunshine.

Pick Your Prize!
(Total Value Varies)


Chicco KeyFit 35– Onyx
($249.99 Value)

Chicco-OnyxChicco is always innovating and working towards the next “big thing” that’s going to revolutionize parenting for the next generation. They love babies. They love helping them feel safe, comfortable, and happy.

The KeyFit® 35 Infant Car Seat is engineered with the #1-rated innovative safety features that make it the easiest to install and use correctly, every time. Upgraded features comfortably and securely accommodate your baby’s growth, providing more headrest height, legroom and stability for extended rear-facing use. The KeyFit® 35 is designed for infants between 4-35 lbs. and up to 32″ tall.


Sleep. Play. Love. Book + Sleep Consultation with Author and Expert Sophie Acott
($150 Value)

As a mother of four, Sophie knows how challenging parenthood can be – let alone in the midst of sleep deprivation. I have been there, and I am here to help!

With my dedicated support and cutting-edge methods, she has transformed the lives of hundreds of sleepless families around the world.


Nesting Days
Newborn Baby Carrier
($98+ Value)

Nesting Days CarrierThe Nesting Days Newborn Baby Carrier is designed to be used from day one with newborns and has the sleek and comfortable feel of a baby wrap but uses a patented ‘wing’ design that is much easier to put on. Inspired by today’s yoga wear, activewear, and shapewear, their fabric’s ‘modulus elasticity’ provides strength to the garment that holds the baby snuggly to the mother’s chest while also supporting her postpartum figure. It is designed to be easy to put on and take off without the need for complicated wrapping instructions, straps, belts, or buckles. At Nesting Days, their mission is to let every new mother know about the benefits of skin-to-skin, and to provide them with an innovative carrier that makes it easier, safer, and more comfortable to bond with their baby.


Cocoon Swaddle and Jersey Sleep Bag
($90+ value)


Melbourne, Australia-based ergoPouch was founded in 2009 by Alina Sack.  The award-winning ergoPouch collection includes premium quality baby swaddles, sleeping bags, sleep suits and layers available from birth to 6 years of age sizing along with organic bedding.  All ergoPouch products are made with natural fibers including Organic Cotton and Bamboo.


Hair By Toni Kathrynn
“Mom on the Go”  Gift basket
($90 value)

The gift basket will include a variety of hair care products + a FREE Blow Dry service with Toni Kathrynn. 


Solly Baby
Solly Wrap – Winner Picks Color!
($65 Value)

Solly Baby WrapElle Rowley started Solly Baby with a pregnant belly and a $50 Craigslist serger back in 2010. She made one simple wrap for herself + a friend and they both quickly fell in love with the experience. Solly Baby wraps are made from a buttery-soft, 100% certified Lenzing Modal and manufactured right here in Los Angeles. 



Peak-A-Boo Stroller Caddy in Toffee
($57 Value)

Peak-A-Boo Caddy

TWELVElittle focuses on providing fashionable and functional everyday bags for the modern family. By combining creativity, quality, and innovation, TWELVElittle strives to bring a little more ease to the art of parenthood. Made of high quality water-resistant fabrics and vegan leather, each bag is designed with thoughtful interior and exterior functionality, encompassing all the essential needs of a diaper bag, but can still be used long after the diapering stage has passed.

TWELVElittle’s chic new stroller accessory helps keep your essentials organized while on the go! With enough space to store small items and even a Starbucks cup, you’ll get quick access to everything you need, right within your reach. It also features their signature Peek-A-Boo flap so you can easily grab a wipe when you need one—fast.


Amara Organic Baby Food
Introduction To Solids Baby Food Pack
($37.99 Value)

Amara Baby FoodAmara brings you all of the benefits of fresh, homemade purees without having to start from scratch. Their 100% organic blends bring superior nutrition without the hassle or need for refrigeration. Take baby from milk monster to veggie lover with Amara’s 100% organic, plant-based baby food featuring only simple, whole food ingredients. Ready in seconds. Just add breast milk, mix, and serve!

Jet Set Go
BabyZen Bundle
($749.99 Value)

Jet Set Go

From birth and beyond, the award-winning YOYO stroller is your all–in–one, lightweight, compact everyday solution to getting around. 

Created for newborns up to 19.8 lbs (around 6 months), the YOYO Bassinet is one of the most lightweight bassinets for one of the most lightweight strollers on the market. As versatile as your lifestyle, the YOYO Bassinet can be placed on the stroller, or directly on the ground without compromising function or safety.

The YOYO² frame can be folded and carried over your shoulder for easy and efficient travel. The YOYO Bassinet is the ideal way of transitioning between your home and the outside world.


Breast Pump
($249 Value)

Breast PumpMeet Pumpables, a new breast pump company focused on making pumping easier, kinder and smarter for mamas, even those who find pumping hard. By mamas, for mamas. 



Cuddlebug Photography
Mini Newborn Session
($250 Value)

Cuddle Bug PhotosCuddlebug Photography offers a boutique studio experience, specializing in Maternity, Newborn, Baby and Cake Smash Sessions. Brianna is an award winning portrait photographer who will work with you to provide a custom session! The studio is full of props, accessories as well as wardrobe choices including custom maternity gowns. Outdoor sessions are also available. Cuddlebug Photography is delighted to capture stunning images that will be cherished for a lifetime. Giveaway includes 30 minute time period and 3 baby only images. Props and baby accessories in studio are included. ** open to San Diego Residents only** 


Make Up By Tracie
Mama On The Go Cosmetic Bag
($225 Value)


Make Up By TracieMakeup Artistry by Tracie is an award-winning mobile makeup salon.  Tracie’s makeup obsession is what drives her need to share and help others feel their best by customizing their beauty looks.  Never worry about how you look in photos again, as she will give you insider tips and tricks to make your beauty shine.  From makeup application to lessons, Tracie is ready to help you for any occasion.

Inside this amazing Mama On The Go Cosmetic Bag, you will receive micellar water, soothing face masks, lip balm, eyeliner, mascara, and 3 Makeup Artistry by Tracie Brushes packaged in the glam essential cosmetic pouch. This giveaway includes over $100 in products as well as a complimentary makeup application or virtual makeup lesson!


Pala Casino Spa and Resort
Dinner For Two
($100 Value)

Pala CasinoCome enjoy a $100 dinner voucher at Pala Casino Resort and Spa. ** Open to San Diego Residents Only**




Beluga Baby
Bamboo Baby Wrap Carrier
($69.95+ Value)

Beluga Baby Wrap

Most new parents instinctively know that they want to be close to their baby. Having your baby next to your skin, or carried by you somehow, is not only good for the wearer, it’s good for baby, too! That’s where babywearing comes in. All you need is a Beluga Baby Wrap carrier to keep your little one close. In a Beluga Baby Wrap, your baby will cry 40 percent less. In cases where babies are constantly in the arms of their caregiver, continuous crying is virtually unheard of. Plus, the Beluga Baby Wrap is made with a soft breathable bamboo blend fabric that allows for a unique four-way stretch.

1 Month of Diapers
($68 Value)

Dyper Delivery BoxDYPER™ is the first bamboo diaper delivery service and is considered to be the most responsible way for families to procure, use and dispose of diapers. The unique combination of monthly subscriptions coupled with the convenience of on-demand deliveries is driving exponential growth. Thousands of families depend on the reliability of our deliveries, the purity of plant-based materials and the relentless dedication to service as evidenced by an average of 4.8-stars. 

Gift Basket


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.  

Gift Package


MAM combines technological innovation, medical function and contemporary design to develop superior baby care products that support a baby’s development from day one. Since MAM developed its first pacifier in Vienna in 1976, it has evolved to become a global authority on baby care product design and quality

$50 Gift Card


Exceptional quality, unsurpassed comfort, and distinctive styling have made the award-winning company the one of 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




If you are interested learning more about  sponsorship opportunities and ways to get involved at BLOOM, please click the link below and fill out the form. 

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