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How to Take Your Craft Business to the Next Level

Some people are born with a silver spoon in their mouths, but you’re pretty sure you had a sewing needle. Not everyone has the craft gene, so good for you. If you spend a lot of time making things for others and have not learned how to monetize your craft business skills yet, it could be time up the ante.

Of course, you never want to rob yourself of the enjoyment of it but there’s nothing wrong with going the entrepreneurial route to bolster your income. Look at Martha Stewart! If you need some inspiration, read on for suggestions on how to take your craft business to the next level.craft business Continue reading How to Take Your Craft Business to the Next Level

Tackling Teenage Teeth: Stop Your Boca Teen from Doing This ASAP

We’re excited to have Dr. Popper of Junior Smiles back with us this month for Part II of our “Tackling Teenage Teeth” blog series! (Read Part I about when your child might need braces HERE.) This month, Dr. Popper is talking about all of the annoying oral habits you need to get your Boca Raton teenager to stop doing NOW. I get it– easier said than done, but as parents I guess we have to try!



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I know, I know: teenagers! I guess I was one myself, thousands of years ago. Although for the life of me, I can’t believe I did any of, you know, those things teenagers do. But I did. We all did…

In terms of my own oral health, I definitely can’t forget “those things” because I’m reminded of them every day working with my Boca Raton teenager patients. I’m going to get to the lifestyle issues in just a moment, but I want to point out that there’s at least one teenage oral health issue that isn’t due to their behavioral antics.

Did you know that a little over half of all teenagers (including Boca Raton teenagers) have gum disease, aka gingivitis, in some form?

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Moms Can Relax at October 2018 Palm Beach Spa and Wellness Month

If a mom can’t relax for a good cause, then when can she, dang it? That’s the question I asked myself as I experienced multiple (amazing!) treatments at a recent event promoting Discover The Palm Beaches third annual Spa and Wellness Month this October (2018). I first learned all about Palm Beach Spa and Wellness Month, a.k.a Spatober, last year when I visited PGA National Resort & Spa.

Spoiler alert: It’s a great idea.

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Your Perfect Boca Raton Roof Cleaning “Solution” is Pressure Perfection

This Boca Raton roof cleaning post was written by my sister and Modern Boca Mom contributor, Lauren Ricks. I am so happy she decided to share her experience with Pressure Perfection with all of us! 

P.S. Be sure to read all the way to the end for a special MBM discount!


It’s fairly easy to find any old pressure cleaning company among all the Clipper ads and door hangers strewn about. But, I wanted to find the “right” company for my (much needed) roof cleaning project. After a ton of research and two cleanings later, here’s why we chose Pressure Perfection!

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