Member Resources

The Chapel Hill/Carrboro Mothers Club is full of talented parents that own their own businesses, teach a variety of classes, have areas of expertise that pertain to parenting and know the Chapel Hill/Carrboro area well. These pages will give you access to those resources provided by the members of our club.

If you would like to add your business, class or expertise to these pages, contact our web coordinator.

Local Businesses (run by members!)

In addition to the full-time occupation of motherhood, some of our Mothers Club members also have their own businesses or volunteer groups.  Review our list to see how you can support a local Mom!

Ann Koonce, Realtor
Are you thinking about selling your home in the spring?  Overwhelmed wondering about how to get it done with kiddos running around?  Let’s talk about planning a strategy for marketing, timing and pricing that will result in the least hassle and highest return.  I can help you!, [email protected], 919-971-3051.

Arbonne (Beth Ferris)
Are you looking for botanically based, vegan, and gluten free skin care products for you and your family? Arbonne has the products for you. If you are tired of using baby washes and diaper creams on your child that contain chemicals, let me show you Arbonne’s wonderful products. Check out their website, (id 13119940) and contact me at [email protected] or 919-929-4466.

B’Cause It Takes A Village,LLC   (Lisa Lowery)
Do you need an extra hand with meals or errands? Do you need a nanny, a housekeeper or tutor? Do you need assistance with your sick child because he/she is unable to attend school or daycare? Allow our personal support partnership to be of service to you! We are a group of “well seasoned ” professionals that provide assistance to individuals and families based upon their specific request. B’cause It Takes A Village,LLC provides a host of services that includes on call care for families that have children with acute illnesses. Please take a look to find out more about who we are and what we do at or call 919-813-0737.

Childbirth Classes (Kristi Beckert)
Expecting or know someone who is? Learn how to give birth naturally with The Bradley Method ®.  The Bradley Method of Natural Childbirth is a 12-week series that encourages you to trust your body using natural breathing combined with relaxation. A class series is starting March 20th in Chapel Hill.  Find out more at  You can contact me directly at [email protected]  or 919.740.4221.

CPR Parent Support Group (Evette Horton)
Do you want to enhance your relationship with your child? The CPR (Child-Parent-Relationship) Parent Support Group is a 10 week class that trains parents to be therapeutic agents with their children. Contact Evette at [email protected] for more information.

Daring Women & Daring Mothers (Kate Gotelli)
Two ( Afternoon and Evening ) 8-week groups based on THE DARING WAY™ method developed by Brené Brown, PhD.  Juggling the various roles as woman, mother, partner, daughter, friend, it is easy to get caught up in comparing ourselves to others as a means of measuring “am I enough?”  Take the next step and Move through what’s holding you back, Experience vulnerability as courage, Create healthier boundaries, Develop greater self-compassion, Truly believe that you are enough, Cultivate true connection with yourself, your family and friends, Identify new choices and practices towards authentic living, Own your story and love yourself, Be brave in your life.  For more information, contact Kate Gotelli, LCSW at (919) 960-1088 or go to

Divine With Wine (Debra Gomes)
If you love wine and gathering with family and friends, you will love experiencing the fun and taste of the wine country at your home or office. Host your own personal wine tasting, and taste delicious artisan wines while learning wine tastings basics and having fun…I look forward to having the opportunity to taste with you. Like wine, host a tasting. Love wine, join my team! Ask me how you can earn artisan wine every month! Cheers! Contact: [email protected], or call 919-448-8398.

First Person Photography (Amy Gori)
Candid family portraiture and birth photography using natural light, specializing in black-and-white film.  We provide on-call services especially for birth photography, offering unobtrusive, personal, beautiful documentation of your birth experience. We do film and digital photographs and custom packages for every budget. See our portfolio at, or call 919-942-3183.

Heart Strings Mandarin (Sharon Gan)
Heart Strings Mandarin offers a uniquely crafted curriculum to aid Chinese (Mandarin) learning through music and movement classes for children 6 and under. Classes are theme-based for 6 to 7 weeks allowing for effective learning. We will sing, move, use puppets, and play a variety of musical instruments and musical games. Visual aids and clarification in English are provided. See for details, for photos, or contact Sharon at [email protected] .

Jamberry Nails (Leanna Carter)
Gone are the days of nails that chip and flake after only a few days! Gone are the days of the single colored manicure. Gone are the mani/pedis that take all afternoon and most of your cash too! Jamberry nail wraps arm you with style and confidence while demanding very little of your time or money. Join the nail revolution, ladies! Like my Facebook page and we can connect! Leanna Carter- or go directly to my website to SHOP – or call me at anytime to discuss HOSTING A PARTY, 919-308-1410.

Legacy Academy Preschool (Wendy Nielsen-Mattucci)
RESOLVE TO INVEST IN YOUR CHILD’S FUTURE! Legacy Academy, 515 E Winmore Ave, Chapel Hill, NC incorporates languages, art, math, science, social studies, and brainpower activities into a fun-filled experience we call “Play with a Purpose”.  Our program nurtures children to fulfill their greatest potential though confidence building experiences that stimulate them to take on ever-greater challenges with eagerness. Our educational toys and materials, playgrounds, gardens and waterpark offer diverse experiences and loads of laughter through joyful, and purposeful expert teacher interactions. Call us today, 919-929-7060. We offer excellence reasonably priced for working families.

Lepage AssociatesSolution-Based Psychological & Psychiatric Services (Tina Lepage)
Lepage Associates Solution-Based Psychological & Psychiatric Services is a group practice that has been helping families in the Triangle for over 12 years. Open weekdays, evenings and Saturdays for the convenience of busy families. Highly experienced experts with diverse specialties, serving all ages, emphasis on children and families. Individual, group and couples therapy/marriage; extensive Testing Center (AD/HD, learning disabilities, Aspergers, giftedness, etc.); forensic/court services; separation and divorce services; business services. Learn more about our services and providers: You can schedule an appointment on-line or call to speak with a doctor.

Local Cookie (Elizabeth Pyle)
Looking for a Unique Gift or Potluck Show Stopper? Surprise loved ones with beautifully decorated cookies and mouthwatering baked goods from our local bakery in Carrboro. Local Cookie gift boxes are perfect for any special occasion and include decadent, delicious cookies with unique ingredients. Our cookie party plates will be the talk of your event, whether for a personal or business gathering. Contact Local Cookie for details

The Preston Agency (Kathleen Collins)The Preston Agency is a premier nanny placement agency that places nannies and babysitters all over the Triangle and beyond! Whether you need a nanny, a babysitter or event childcare, we have what your looking for! Our nannies go through a rigorous prescreening and application process and we only keep those that are highly qualified! Our babysitters are subject to the same prescreening/application process and are often a professional nanny looking to supplement their income. Please feel free to contact us at [email protected]

Rodan and Fields (Jeremi Clark)
With so many skincare products in the market today, how do you sort through the hype to find real solutions? I’m proud to represent Rodan + Fields Dermatologists in an important venture that can connect you with the products and skincare know-how to truly transform your skin.  As the creators of Proactiv® Solution, Dr. Katie Rodan and Dr. Kathy Fields have empowered millions with the confidence that comes from clear, healthy-looking skin.  Now, I have the pleasure of introducing you to a unique, clinically-based range of skincare products that treat the most pressing skin concerns today. SOOTHE for sensitive skin, rosacea, eczema, facial redness. REDEFINE for wrinkles, fine lines.  UNBLEMISHED for acne and post acne marks.  REVERSE for sun damage and brown spots.    A 5 minute virtual appt with the Dr’s will yield the recommended regimen for your concern. We offer a 60 day satisfaction guarantee on all of our products, tools, and business opportunity.  Message me to learn how to save 10% and get free shipping!  [email protected] or 919-618-8878.

Ryan Riley Wardrobe (Sherisse Marion)
Ryan Riley Wardrobe is all about combining a woman’s love for friendship, fashion & fun. The concept is simple, you gather your closest friends at whatever destination you desire and Ryan Riley Wardrobe will bring the boutique to you. The trunk shows will feature affordable, must-have apparel, handbags, shoes and accessories from some of the best designers in the market. What better way to get some quality time with the people you love. So grab your girls and get ready for a fun, fashionable time! Contact me at [email protected], or 919-904-0064 to schedule your next shopping party!

Shaklee (Joanne Estes)
A recent study determined 90% of Americans are lacking key nutrients in their diets and stress and aging can increase our body’s need for essential vitamins and minerals.  I would like to suggest you try a nutritional foundation developed by Shaklee, with over 58 years of nutritional expertise ~ Vitalizer.  I just had my physical (at 72) and am prescription-free, feel great and am pain-free and have used these supplements for over 22 years. Go here for more information and call me at 919-929-4534 or email me at [email protected]. Shaklee is always 100% money-back guarantee.  Check out my blog at

Spirited Solutions (Dr. Barnsley Brown)
Too much to do? Stuck? Want more time, energy, and money right now? Mother’s Club member Dr. Barnsley Brown can help you:
* Overcome overwhelm and banish bad habits * Create 2 + more hours per day for who and what you enjoy * Get out of debt and enjoy prosperity now * Start a passionate business or land a job you love.
Get your FREE report on overcoming overwhelm at (remember the dash)! Call Dr. Barnsley now! 919-967-1164.

TABLE is looking for volunteers to help on new community teams.
We are the only area non-profit to focus exclusively on emergency food aid for hungry Chapel Hill and Carrboro children. If you want to get involved in an amazing and growing organization, please contact us! Please click here for more information. Thank you! (Angela Mascenik)

Thirty-One Gifts (Nicole Galiger)
Are you looking for a unique, personalized gift? Allow me to help you! As a Thirty-one Gifts consultant I can help you organize an area of your house with our functional products or find that perfect gift!  Our thermal products are great for lunches and picnic time!.  Set up a home party and invite friends over to earn extra hostess exclusives and free items!  Order directly through me or set up your own personal showing.  Contact me at [email protected] or 336-399-54849.  Join my team for $99!  Start a business that is flexible for new moms! For Mom’s club members I will also offer 10% off orders of $35 or more!

University Presbyterian Preschool (Ellen Parker)
University Presbyterian Preschool currently has openings in our Four’s and Transitional Five’s Classes. Please contact Director Ellen Parker for more information 919-929-8658 or [email protected].

Usborne Books and More (Katherine Brekke)
Are you looking for quality, award-winning and non-commercial books for your children?  I would love to help you get the best children’s books on the market!  We have fiction and activity books for infants through teens, an amazing learn to read system, and non-fiction to feed your child’s desire to learn.  Host a get-together with friends, allow me to share a literacy talk with your organization, hold a no-work book fair to earn generous book rewards for your school or preschool, or start a great new career that fits in the hours you want to work!  Contact Katherine at 919-387-9402 or [email protected].


If you are a member of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro Mothers Club and would like to add your business here, please contact the web coordinator.