Category Archives: KIDS

Gifted Programs in Boca Raton | The 411 from a Pediatric Expert

Is my child gifted? I’m sure every mother has asked herself that question at one time or another. But really gifted? As in tested and confirmed? I wanted to know more about the process. As a mom and blogger, I try to educate myself and my readers (of course) about many local subjects. Gifted programs in Boca Raton seemed like a natural thing to learn about next with school starting so soon.

I reached out to my go to healthy parenting source…Dr. Chad Rudnick of Boca VIPediatrics for a little Q&A about what’s really the deal when it comes to gifted programs in Boca Raton and beyond.

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NEW Indoor Play Space Open at Town Center at Boca Raton

Something NEW and EXCITING is opening up for families at Town Center! PLAY, the Town Center Mall indoor play space in Boca Raton, is now open to the public! It is a dynamic destination where families can have fun, recharge & relax at the shopping center…and it’s at no cost to you.

PLAY is a 1,600 square-foot recreational space featuring a combination of seating and interactive play elements. They are inspired by local waterways and waterfronts. It is so FANCY!

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Are School Review Websites All They’re Cracked Up to Be?

Working at a Boca Raton private school, I am always extremely tuned into how our families find us. I know why I personally love Grandview Preparatory School, but what are our students’ reasons? I’m also constantly researching “the reps” of our private school neighbors in the area. This is obviously made easier by social media…and Google. But, I like to check out various school review websites too.

Not familiar with school review websites? There are a few out there such as GreatSchools.org and Niche.com among others. And, a new one that just launched, CityGrader.com. CityGrader is an online tool that allows parents to grade their child’s school and teachers and share their reviews with other parents.

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Courtesy of CityGraders

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Learn All About the NEW Baby Trend Going Viral in Boca Raton

Soon-to-be parents, you’re in the right place for welcoming a new baby into the world! Boca Raton is booming and there is no shortage of baby-friendly places, businesses and professionals to be a part of your family’s “village” and help your Boca baby arrive in style! But there is one particular Boca baby trend for expectant parents that is causing a stir like no other.

No, it’s not a new baby swing or some futuristic diaper. It’s the ability to have your “pediatrician in your pocket” 24/7 with Boca VIPediatrics.

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