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Drowning Is Silent: A Local Mom’s Plea to Help Save Lives

Trigger Warning: The following post describes a traumatic event related to drowning that may be emotionally upsetting for some readers. Reader discretion is advised.Did you know drowning is the number one cause of unintentional death for children aged one to four? I didn’t until last month. While on our annual beach vacation with five other […]

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Protect Your Eyes This Summer with SightHealth Primary Eyecare

Thank you to Dr. Rebarber and her team at SightHealth Primary Eyecare for sponsoring this post.With Summer’s official kickoff almost here, us Floridians are READY to lather ourselves in sunscreen and cover our eyes in some cool sunglasses. Most people wear sunscreen because they don’t want to get a sunburn. They wear sunglasses because they […]

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Summer Theater Performances in St. Augustine

As the summer winds down and the kids start to get restless (if they aren’t already!) consider taking them to one of the summer theater shows being performed this July and August. Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Jr. {All Ages} Limelight Theatre’s KidzfACTory program presents this summer theater camp musical. Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Jr. will […]

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10 Sanity Savers for Every Mom this Summer

One thing I look forward to all school year is summer. But five minutes into it, I’m ready for school to start back. I long for the structure and honestly – my sanity. Something about the relentless heat and lack of schedule sends my kids into a terrifying tornado of antsy, restless, wrestling (ok, fighting) […]

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Creative Activities for Kids — Art, Science, Theatre, and FUN! 

As a mom in St. Augustine for more than 14 years, I love finding new ways to keep my three children LEARNING while having fun! Recently, I’ve come across painting classes at the newly-opened Collaborative District, and hands-on arts and science workshops at tag! Children’s Museum of St. Augustine. Our tried-and-true family activity is seeing shows […]

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The “Power of Play” at Bolles Lower School Whitehurst Campus

Brought to you by The Bolles School. Students on the Bolles Lower School Whitehurst Campus are harnessing the “power of play” on new playground equipment created by Kompan Inc., a world leader in the design and manufacturing of innovative playground equipment. Kompan specializes in designing age-appropriate, inclusive and high quality products combining stringent environmental standards […]

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