​​   Inside of The Nest is a variety of businesses designed with women in mind. We offer services and products that benefit the lives of the women in our community. While our focus is mothers and helping them navigate into motherhood we're happy to assist dad in any way we can! 

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Erikah Messamer, ​​​​​​​​​​​​​Doula
owner of   Hello, Love Doula Services. 

Birth Support Doula * Car Seat Technician * Postpartum Support Doula * Child Birth Educator * Babywearing Consultant 
 Pregnancy is a time to celebrate and harness the tools for the ultimate birthing experience. This is the perfect time to recognize that you are in control of your body and birthing experience. I am happy to provide you with the knowledge and support for a empowering experience.

Candice Killinger, ​Newborn Photographer
Owner of Flash Photo Studios

     From your first couple session to your children's college graducation I am happy and honored to make your memories timeless through our images!! In-Studios or On-Location. Let's chat about your vision for your session!!

​Specializing in Newborn Photography in Jacksonville, NC. 

Vivian Manduca-Marquez, ​​​​​​​​​​Owner of Jacksonville Oriental Medicine Center

      ​​​​​​​​​​Vivian, is a Traditional Chinese Medicine practicioner that enjoys guiding women from the moment of conception and all throughout their pregnancy, and preparing their body for the miraculous moment of bringing a new life into this world. JOMC is a Traditional Chinese Medicine clinic in which Acupuncture, Cupping, Tuina, and Chinese herbs are a daily routine.