Category Archives: KIDS

Hang In There! A 2020 Florida Prepaid Enrollment Extension is Happening

***Get your $50 application fee waived through May 31, 2020 with my Florida Prepaid Promo Code: BOCA1920***

Sponsored: This post was sponsored by Florida Prepaid College Plans

All photos in this post were taken by Naomi Phelps at Sweet Memories Photography.

2020 Florida Prepaid enrollment extension

Wow, things have gotten real. This last post in my series with Florida Prepaid was originally supposed to be about wrapping up yet another successful open enrollment period. Clearly, life had other plans! COVID-19 is causing even more changes for local parents with the announcement that a Florida Prepaid enrollment extension for 2020 is officially happening.

But hang in there with me. At least it’s a positive update, right? We also have a few others we’d like to share, so let’s slide in, shall we?

THERE’S MORE TIME TO ENROLL! PLUS, GET YOUR APPLICATION FEE WAIVED THROUGH 5/31/20 WITH MY CODE: BOCA1920

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South Florida Science Center & Aquarium is Hosting a FREE Virtual Science Fair

If you’re still looking for ways to keep your kids busy and consistently learning outside the classroom, you are in luck! The education team at the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium is launching a Virtual Science Fair designed for students in grades K-8 throughout April and May (2020).

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Twister Gymnastics Has Gone Virtual! NEW Active Kid-Friendly Content

When you think about Twister Gymnastics, you think: COMMUNITY. And during times like these, community is more important than ever…as long as it’s at a safe distance. 🙂 That’s why we’re so excited to announce that Twister Gymnastics is virtual! Plus, we have an update on what they’re doing to keep their staff safe and their members moving. Here’s the scoop… Continue reading Twister Gymnastics Has Gone Virtual! NEW Active Kid-Friendly Content

What Boca Moms (with Kids at Home) are Doing During COVID-19

Hey mama. How are you doing? I’m taking deep breaths 6+ feet away from everyone right now. I may even be having a little wine…daydreaming about a time when Coronavirus/COVID-19 didn’t roam the earth (or Palm Beach County). I’m taking it slow now that we’re about a few weeks in, trying to figure out how to provide content for readers like you when the majority of it always involves events or happenings in Boca. These are of course, CANCELLED for the foreseeable future. Since I also work at a school, I’m just praying May/June activities actually happen. Those poor kids, especially the class of 2020…

This challenging time has also brought out the curiosity in me. What are Boca moms with kids at home doing during our collective self-imposed quarantines/social distancing? Below, I’m sharing a little about what we’re doing. I also put out a survey on Facebook and here’s what I found out from other moms, complete with (affiliate) links to purchase any needed supplies!

I’ve personally found that I need to keep it simple. I have felt anxious, paralyzed and overwhelmed. And, honestly just plain sad for the state of the world and our small business community. I hope this helps me and you as we navigate this new normal. Continue reading What Boca Moms (with Kids at Home) are Doing During COVID-19