Category Archives: KIDS

Florida Prepaid Turns 30! New Enrollment Period Announced for 2019

Sponsored: This 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 was compensated for this post, but that does not impact my views or opinions.


Each week, I meet with a group of 15 local moms and their babies at my “Modern Boca Mommy & Me” class at Grandview Prep. When I see their sweet little faces (the babies, of course), I can’t believe how far I’ve come as a parent. But, I’m also envious. I’m not jealous of the diapers or sleepless nights…or even the adorable baby snuggles. Instead, I’m envious of the fact that they can take advantage of Florida Prepaid new enrollment at SUCH A YOUNG AGE! Let me explain…

Florida Prepaid new enrollment
Avery at age 5

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What’s the Going Rate for the Tooth Fairy in Boca Raton?

What’s the average tooth fairy payout for Boca parents these days?! That’s the question I asked myself during intermission at Hamilton. This was when I learned my daughter had managed to lose her first tooth. As if that show weren’t emotional enough– my baby’s first tooth fell out and I missed it!

My #dailybocaavery was at home with Grandma when I got the text. While I was super happy for her, I was a little verklempt and wholly unprepared. I didn’t have a Tooth Fairy door or any pixie dust stashed in my craft closet. Well, I don’t actually have a craft closet! I didn’t even have any cash on me.

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Sugar Sand Park Science Explorium Launches Under the Arctic Exhibit

Have you ever seen a mammoth tooth up close or wondered what the Ice Age smelled like? Step into the shoes of climate science researchers, piece together clues, and solve engineering challenges posed by thawing permafrost in the Sugar Sand Park Science Explorium! Their new traveling exhibit, Under the Arctic: Digging Into Permafrost, has all the answers and more! Continue reading Sugar Sand Park Science Explorium Launches Under the Arctic Exhibit

New Etiquette App & Album for Kids Makes Manners & Courtesy Simply Child’s Play!

Knock knock! Who’s there? Sir Dapp. Sir Dapp who? It’s Sir Dapp the app! A new manners app for kids that makes learning about etiquette and courtesy…well, really fun! Sir Dapp is a ‘Manners Master’ who gently teaches through example. His fun raps show children the right way to start living the Golden Rule. (Do you know it?  It’s really cool. Just treat others the way you want to be treated!)

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