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PB Picks – September 2018

By |September 2nd, 2018|

As a mom who has too many socks and not enough pairs! SockSync features a combination of a laundry basket and a spinning top, aka Spinner. The Spinner houses eight cylindrical openings, the SockSync Cups, that are designed to perfectly fold a pair of socks and positioned to drop them right into the basket. Quick and easy to use! You can even have the kids help! […]

Seven Ways to Start the School Year Right

By |August 17th, 2018|

By Janeen Lewis

School bells will soon be ringing, and while that means no more sleeping in or lazy days at the pool, welcoming structure and routine back into family life helps get kids who are reluctant to return to school more motivated to go. With a positive attitude and a few back to school tips, even reluctant school goers can start the school year off right. […]

Make the Grade with Back-to-School Lunches

By |August 2nd, 2018|

Back-to-school time means it’s back to being busy before, during and after school, so it’s time for parents and kids to create new routines. From early wakeup calls to shuttling kids to school and activities, ease the morning mayhem by incorporating a simple meal-planning strategy. 

As a parent, look for fresh, make-ahead options your kids will enjoy. Serve up lunchbox love by mixing up the classic […]

PB Picks – August 2018 – Back to School

By |August 1st, 2018|

Mead is introducing their very first line of affordable, quality personal laminators for use in the classroom and home. Check out the Mead® 9.5” HeatSeal® Pro Thermal Laminator (also available in 12.5” size). So many great uses from crafts to calendars to preserving your child’s artwork and other mementos. Features of this new line include: Warms up in as little as 3 minutes so you can […]

Smart Ways to Fuel Kids this Summer

By |July 12th, 2018|

Parents may be wondering how to ensure their children are staying hydrated, maintaining healthy diets and getting the nutrients they need during the summer months. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the reality is one out of two kids ages 9 and up are missing out on key nutrients like calcium, vitamin D and potassium – […]

Summer Survival Insect Repellant and Sunscreen Guide

By |July 3rd, 2018|

BY DR. Scott Fisch, DO, FAAP

Living in a place where millions come to vacation each year most definitely has its benefits.  Unfortunately, enjoying the year round sunshine does come at a cost.  Whether it is protecting yourself and your children from the harmful rays of the sun, or surviving the almost constant onslaught from those pesky, biting, insects, how much do you know about […]

PB Picks – July 2018 – Beat the Heat

By |July 1st, 2018|

Get ready to have tons of fun in the sun with the all-new, totally redesigned NextWave™ Jumbo Beach Basket from Amloid! This bright and colorful activity set is packed with play value with all the accessories kids need to spend hours at the beach or in the sand box with new sand forms and a collection of multifunctional sand tools. New features include a sturdy nylon […]

10 Ways To Keep Cool When It’s Hot

By |July 1st, 2018|

It is hard to keep your cool in South Florida when temperatures reach the mid 90s for the next few months . It is important to stay cool not only for your comfort but your safety. Dangerously high temperatures can result in heat-related illnesses ranging from heat cramps to heat exhaustion and heat stroke. The following tips can help you keep cool all summer long.

1. Beat […]

‘Summer Reading Rocks’ Event on June 9

By |June 6th, 2018|

The City of Delray Beach Kicks-off Summer Reading Campaign with ‘Summer Reading Rocks’ Event on June 9

Family-friendly program to encourage summer reading and provide books for children

 

DELRAY BEACH, FL, June 1, 2018 – The City of Delray Beach in partnership with the Delray Beach Public Library is ready to help beat the “summer slide” with the Summer Read Rocks event on Saturday, June 9 from 10 am to 12 pm at […]

PB Picks – June 2018 – Summer Fun

By |June 1st, 2018|

Summer Adventure! 

My Gnome on the Roam Adventure Kit is a suitcase of memories waiting to be unpacked. It comes with a copy of the My Gnome on the Roam Award Winning Story Book, a family adventure journal filled with blank pages, a colorless ready to be painted gnome and a magical pen, are all beautifully packaged in an adorable suitcase that kids awe about. The […]