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2022 LOVE Award Winners and Family Favorites of the Main Line Parent Community

Meet the Main Line Parent LOVE Award Winners and Family Favorites, nominated and chosen by local parents as the BEST local resources for Families around the Main Line.

The 2022 Main Line Parent LOVE Award Winners and Family Favorites

Congratulations to our 2022 Main Line Parent LOVE Award Winners and Family Favorites! We asked our Main Line Parent Community to nominate the organizations and individuals who made a difference in their families’ lives over the last year – and to reflect and share WHY they love them too! Click through our list for referrals you can trust and get to know our award-winning Main Line Parent Members below. Looking for our LOVE Awards Celebration Photo Gallery? Find them here!


Best Bakery: Nothing Bundt Cakes


Best Birthday Cake: The Bakery House

Family Favorite – Clay’s Bakery


Best Birthday Parties: Board & Brush Newtown Square


Best Caterer: Gia Bella Catering


Best Ice Cream: 1900 Ice Cream


Best Keepsakes: Once Upon a Time Creation

Family Favorite – Sweet Mabel Folk Art and Craft

Best Party Help: Party Host Helpers


Best Personalized Gifts: Philly DIY


Top Photographers

AMC Photography Studios
Annie Whittington Photography
Ashley Gerrity Photography
Bonnie Raley Photography
Danielle Foster Creations
Diana Smyth Photography
Ivory Tree Portraits 
Jamie Siever Photography 
Jessica Catherine Photography 
Veronika Paluch Photography


Best Sweet Treats: The Sweet Trading Company


Best Carpet & Flooring: Havertown Carpet Co


Best Cleaning Services: JS Services LLC


Best Electrician: Farryn Electric


Best General Contractor: The Golden Hand

Family Favorite – AMR Builds


Best Home A/V Support: JL Entertainment Designs


Best Home Organizer: Carrie’s Essential Services


Best Insurance Broker – Peterson Insurance Services


Best Interior Designer: Yellow Stone Creations, LLC


Best Outdoor Living Space Design: Kelly Masonry
Best Resource to Make Your Backyard Inviting for Kids: Barnes WorkArts

Family Favorite – Valley Creek Home & Tree


Best Painter: Artisan Painting & Carpentry

Family Favorite – Nolan Painting

Family Favorite – Patch and Paint Pros LLC

Best Realtor: Lynise Caruso

Family Favorite – Nicole Klein Team


Best Tax Prep: Worry Free Tax & Financial Solutions, LLC – Zak Elabid


Best Travel Agent: Cassandra Doyle Must Love Travel

Family Favorite – Bridget Ward Travel


new & expecting parents

Best Au Pair Agency: Main Line childcare – Rebecca Cronin


Best Classes for New & Expecting Parent: Main Line Family Education


Best Infant Swim Lessons – ISR – Emily Morrison


Best Music Classes for Babies: First Notes


Best Nanny Agency: WeCare Nannies


Best Postpartum Doula After the Stork


Best Sleep Consultant Confident Parenting

Family Favorite –Solace Pediatric Sleep Consulting


Best Art Classes: Sky Soup Art Center

Family Favorite – Main Line Art Center

Family Favorite – Wayne Art Center

Best Childcare: Kids’ Clubhouse of the Main Line

Family Favorite – A Child’s Place, Devon

Family Favorite – Goddard School, Malvern & Wayne locations


Best College Admissions Services: My Admissions Sherpa
Best Cooking Classes: Big Tasty Club

Family Favorite – The Kitchen Workshop


Best Dance Studio: Ballet 180

Family Favorite – Betsy Daily School of Performing Arts

Family Favorite – Contempra Dance Studio

Family FavoriteThe Philadelphia Dance Academy

Family Favorite – Start a Movement

Family FavoriteTwirl


Best Gymnastics and Tumbling: Tumbling with JoJo


Best Horseback Riding: The Resonant Horse


Best Library: Ardmore Library


Best Martial Arts Programming: My Karate Place

Family Favorite – Dragon Gym

Family Favorite – Sky Martial Arts

Best Music Classes: Roots With Ruark
Best Music Lessons: Leading Tone Lessons

Family Favorite – Bender Violin Studio

Family FavoriteMeridee Winters School of Music

Best Performing Arts Program: Music Training Center

Family FavoriteSALT Performing Arts

Family FavoriteWest Chester Studio for the Performing Arts at Uptown!

Family FavoriteWolf Performing Arts Center

Best Resource for Homeschool Families: Cupola Academy


Best Spanish Language Program: Spanish Exploradores

Family FavoriteSpanish Workshop for Children

Best Sports Programming: Next Level Sports

Family Favorite – Penn Valley Junior Sports Association


Best Swim Lessons: Speer Swim School

Family Favorite – Goldfish Swim School


Best Tennis Lessons: Julian Krinsky School of Tennis
Test Prep:

Family Favorite – Educational Services

Family FavoriteRocket Prep


Best Tutoring: Between the Lines Tutoring

Family Favorite – REACH Tutors


Best Virtual Cooking Classes: Kitchen Wizards


Best Butcher: Colonial Village


Best Cafe: GET Cafe

Family Favorite – Gryphon Cafe

Family Favorite – Malvern Buttery

Family Favorite – Nook & Kranny Kafe


Best Meal Prep: HomeCooked


Best Animal Hospital: Gladwyne Animal Hospital

Family Favorite – Newtown Square Veterinary Hospital


Best Dog Trainer: At Attention Dog Training


Best Pet Boarding: Wagsworth Manor

Family FavoriteLucie’s Barkingham Palace

Family Favorite Playtime Pet Resort


Best Pet Sitter: Creature Comforts Pet Sitting


Best Day Camp DC Summer Programs

Family Favorite – Camp Kef

Family Favorite – ESF Camps & Programs

Family Favorite – The Handwork Studio

Best Overnight Camp: Camp Cayuga

Family Favorite – Independent Lake Camp

Family Favorite – Camp Kweebec

Family Favorite – Camp Saginaw

Family Favorite – Camp Nock a Mixon

Best Place to Get Outside With Your Family: Valley Forge Park

Family Favorite – Riverbend Environmental Education Center

Family Favorite – Rolling Rock Park


Best Playspace: Charming Star Playroom

Family Favorite – Chatter Splatter

Family FavoriteLulu’s Casita


Best Teen Hangout: Game on State

Family Favorite – Elite Sports Factory

Best Specialty Camp: The Creative Living Room

Family Favorite – The Photography Workshop Inc.


Best Sports Camp: Jr. 76ers Camp

Family Favorite – Phillies Baseball Academy

Family Favorite – Swarthmore Recreation Association


Best Children’s Boutique: Layla’s Boutique

Family FavoriteChildren’s Clothing Patch

Family FavoriteKids Corner

Family FavoriteLuxy Little Ones

Best Dance Store – Swan Dancewear


Best Personal Car Shopper – Phoenix Preferred


Best Place for Expecting Parents to Register: Kids N Kribs


Best Place to Prep for an Outdoor Adventure: Out There Outfitters


Best Toy Store – Monkey Fish Toys

Family Favorite – Character Development


Best Tween Boutique: Gabrielle & G-Lizzy

Family Favorite – Down to Earth Kids


Best Women’s Clothing Boutique: Skirt


Best Acupuncture – Dr. Meredith Murphy


Best Aesthetician: Ruthie’s Eyes

Family Favorite – Dani Causey Skin


Best Allergist – Allergy & Asthma Specialists


Best Birth Classes: ChildbirthPhilly – Dena Marchiony


Best Chiropractor: Experience Chiropractic

Family Favorite – City Line Chiropractic

Family FavoriteResnick Chiropractic

Family Favorite – Strafford Chiropractic & Healing Center


Best Cosmetic Dentist: Omene Family and Cosmetic Dentistry


Best Dermatologist for Teens: Ringpfeil Advanced Dermatology
Best Developmental Services: Talk Eat Play Grow

Family Favorite – Expansion Speech Therapy

Family FavoriteMilestone Therapy

Family Favorite – Play at Home

Best Doula: Liberty Doulas

Family Favorite – King of Prussia Doulas LLC

Family FavoriteNorthern Star Doula

Best Estate Planner: The Law Office of Andrew Gavrin

Family Favorite – The Law Office of Heather L Turner, LLC


Best Fitness Classes: Performance Fitness

Family Favorite – OTF

Family Favorite – Purenergy

Family FavoritePop Fit Studio

Best Lactation Consultant: Nestled LLC
Best Luxury Med Spa: Cryo-Sculpt Revive

Family Favorite – Essent Spa

Best Maternal Mental Health Support: Halcyon Therapy

Family Favorite – Postpartum Stress Center


Best Mental Health Services For Teens: Embark Behavioral Health


Best Nail Salon: American Nails
Best Opthalmologist: Peter Gross, MD, PhD, Ophthalmologist


Best Orthodontist: Phamily Orthodontics

Family FavoriteButtenbaum Orthodontics

Family FavoriteFoote Orthodontics


Best Parenting Coach: Intend Forward Coaching

Family Favorite – A Total Approach


Top Pediatricians

Advocare Main Line Pediatrics
Center City Pediatrics in Bala
Madeleine C. Weiser MD & Associates
Nemours Children’s Health, Paoli
Nemours Children’s Health, Radnor


Best Pediatric Dentist – Lower Merion Pediatric Dentistry

Family Favorite – Pediatric & Adolescent Dentistry of the Main Line

Family Favorite – Kids Grins – Dentistry for Kids


Best Personal Trainer: Maria Rossi Fitness

Family Favorite – KatFit


Best Physical Therapy – Play at Home Physical Therapy


Best Reiki: Path to Your Wellness
Best Reproductive Health Care Provider: Lifecycle WomanCare
Best Senior Care Resource: Arden Courts King of Prussia
Best Smoothies: Juice Dr.
Best Travel Salon: Something You Beauty Studio


Best Wellness Coach: Be Well With Beth
Best Yoga Studio: Evolve Yoga and Beyond
  • Family FavoriteBulldog Yoga Villanova

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Get to know these Award-Winning Main Line Parent Members

Main Line Parent Members are local community builders like us who would like to be more connected with families around the Main Line. The Members below support the Main Line Parent Community and our Best for Families Guide. Have you had a great experience with any of them? You can help other families benefit from your experience with an endorsement on their Profile Page! SHOW YOUR SUPPORT WITH A 5-STAR REVIEW.

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