Category Archives: KIDS

Learning Pods in Boca Raton for the 2020-21 School Year

Add this to the list of blog posts I never thought I’d write in a million years… If you’re currently searching for learning pods in Boca Raton for your child(ren), we have a comprehensive list below!

We personally think a private school option such as Grandview Preparatory School is the most ideal scenario for local families. However, we also understand (and hope!) that distance learning is only temporary and we have a great 2020-21 school year ahead. So without further ado, check out our comprehensive list of learning pods in Boca Raton.

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QuaranTEAM Tea Party Featuring Princess Ariel from Fairytale Productions

Here’s a novel idea. If your family doesn’t feel comfortable heading to a big theme park to meet up with your favorite fairytale characters this summer, why not bring one to your own home? Getting a party character rental in Boca Raton was my mission when we had houseguests with young children to entertain recently. (Side note: It has to be a coincidence, but all my friends seem to have little girls lately!)

So, a princess tea party in our dining room it was!

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Florida 529 Summer Savings Promo: Get $25 for Enrolling Your Child

Sponsored: This Florida 529 promo code post was sponsored by Florida Prepaid. All opinions expressed in this blog post are my own and not influenced in any way by the sponsor.


I never thought I’d say this, but I am sick of my swimming pool. This Boca mama did NOT expect to be spending every. single. summer. day. in the water. My skin is pruney, my hair is dry and I have unwanted tan lines (despite religious sunscreen use). Ugh.

While these are first world problems, I know none of us expected to be spending summer 2020 the way that we currently are. But, if I’ve learned anything positive from the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s that we as parents must 1) be creative 2) adaptable to change and 3) prepared for what’s to come…to the best of our ability, of course. 😉 One way that I ensure this for my daughter (and my adorable nephew) is through a Florida 529 Savings Plan. Continue reading Florida 529 Summer Savings Promo: Get $25 for Enrolling Your Child

Party Discounts & Private Play Dates at Twisters

If you didn’t receive the memo, private gatherings are the new norm, mamas! Luckily, many businesses have adapted to serve local families, doing everything they can to make us feel safe and more comfortable. No one really knows how to navigate all of this successfully 100% of the time. That’s why I’m grateful for local businesses like Twister Gymnastics that go above and beyond with their services for our kids. For Summer 2020, offerings even include party discounts and private facility rentals at Twisters Boca Raton AND Coconut Creek. Read on to learn more! Continue reading Party Discounts & Private Play Dates at Twisters