Category Archives: HEALTH & BEAUTY

Boca Nail Bar is Perfect for West Boca Moms and More

West Boca residents (and beyond) need wait no longer for a modern, stylish and super sleek nail salon option for the discerning Boca mom! Boca Nail Bar is now open for business and offers customers an insanely comfy and techie pedicure station (each chair has its own USB port) as well as manicures of all types (including gel with their own nail polish brand)! Continue reading Boca Nail Bar is Perfect for West Boca Moms and More

A Day in the Life of a Boca Concierge Pediatrician

Sponsored by Boca VIPediatrics, the only Boca concierge pediatrician

A Day in the Life of a Boca Concierge Pediatrician WM


It’s no secret that I dig Boca VIPediatrics. The business is run by a Boca MOMpreneur, they recently had their official grand opening as active members of the Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce AND Mr. VIPediatrics himself, Dr. Chad Rudnick, is available to his patients 24/7.

YES. 24/7.

So, that got me thinking, what exactly does a typical “work day” look like for a Boca concierge pediatrician? Does he eat? Sleep? Have time to sit by the pool or read a magazine?

I decided to ask him… Continue reading A Day in the Life of a Boca Concierge Pediatrician

MBMom’s 2014 Ho-Ho-Holiday Gift Guide!

The time leading up to Thanksgiving all the way to Christmas is like the perfect storm for me.

Every. Single. Year. And now I have a little one to add additional (cute, though) chaos.

DBA 2013

A very tired #dailybabyavery in 2013

#modernbocadad and I usually prepare for a trip to Maine somewhere in the November/December time frame to visit the in-laws, which means early holiday presents for all of our family (and extended family) up north. (Oh yes- Delta gives us 4 FREE bags with every trip, so MBMom takes advantage to save on shipping!) Continue reading MBMom’s 2014 Ho-Ho-Holiday Gift Guide!

How to Avoid the Back-to-School EWWs…

back to school illnesses


With school now back in full swing, I have a sneaking suspicion something annoying may come home with your child this fall semester…besides homework.

My guess? Back to school illnesses i.e. a cold or the stomach flu.

Yuck.

So, having the mindset that the best defense is a good offense, Modern Boca Mom reached out to Boca Raton pediatrician, Norina Ocampo, M.D. of Rainbow Pediatrics of South Florida, for some advice on how to best avoid these back to school illnesses… Continue reading How to Avoid the Back-to-School EWWs…