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Mommy Care

Aimee Sharp
Author | Shield HealthCare
03/18/15  7:14 PM PST
Meditation begins the session at A Moms Space in Lafayette. (Mark Leffingwell / Staff Photographer)

By Aimee Heckel for The Colorado Daily

This spa looks different.

First is the entry area. Not far from the hot tea station rests a small basket of toys.

Down the hallway in the first massage room, you’ll find an adjustable hydraulic massage table, and next to it, a small wicker bassinet.

This is a spa for both mother and baby.

A Mellow Mood (amellowmood.com), a spa “for mama and family,” opened about six months ago in Boulder’s Joy Collective (joycollective.net), a group of practitioners who specialize in pregnancy, postnatal care, fertility and family wellness.

In the same building, new parents can find a nutritionist, herbalist, play therapist, massage therapist, chiropractor, lactation consultant, physical therapist, a child psychotherapist, childbirth educator, exercise coach and even family photographer and business consultant.

Read the Full Article at The Colorado Daily.