My new kind of Boca birthday celebration Aren’t you and/or your partner getting tired of going to the same birthday dinner over and over again? My waistline and my wallet are pretty much over it. Kids birthday parties are one thing (and take up enough of my valuable weekend time, am I right?). But I’m […]
About Michelle Olson-Rogers
Michelle Olson-Rogers, a native to Boca, is the founder of ModernBocaMom.com, a lifestyle website for the stylish & modern South Florida Mommy. Modern Boca Mom features family events, activities, classes, fitness, dining, travel, home improvement and shopping options—as well as a weekly MOMpreneur spotlight! She and her husband Andrew have one daughter, Avery.
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Teaching your Boca kid a foreign language has never been easier As parents, we all want our children to be successful in life—to have that extra “edge” that gives them a big boost in the job market of the future. Did you know that many of the careers our kids will have don’t even exist […]
Lobster, cool temperatures, fresh seafood, top notch museums and award-winning cuisine—wait, did I mention lobster? All of these things are available and more in Portland, Maine. The Greater Portland area (which encompasses the smaller city of Portland) houses almost one-fourth of the state’s population with about 230,000 residents, according to visitportland.com. It has also become […]
Oops, we did it again. We traveled to Maine, road tripped for a week, drove tons of miles. Oh, Boca moms… Summer travel with the family is an American tradition! Your kids have probably been out of school for a month now and the itch to leave South Florida’s heat behind for a few days […]
Electricity just got a lot more exciting courtesy of Power On! a new, interactive experience sponsored by FPL at the Museum of Discovery and Science (MODS). The FPL Storm Center’s exhibit allows museum visitors to experience electricity in an entirely new way! Children can role play as a decision maker “directing” FPL power restoration specialists […]
Boca Mom Talk: Make way for the Mini Makers at the Boca Library Make way for the mini makers at the Boca Raton Public Library this summer! The Downtown Boca location is launching a new coding and robotics program targeted to our city’s youngest residents. With STEM education attempting to engage more students in the […]
Michelle Olson-Rogers Michelle Olson-Rogers, a native to Boca, is the founder of ModernBocaMom.com, a lifestyle website for the stylish & modern South Florida Mommy. Modern Boca Mom features family events, activities, classes, fitness, dining, travel, home improvement and shopping options—as well as a weekly MOMpreneur spotlight! She and her husband Andrew have one daughter, Avery.
Only smART kids take classes at the Boca Museum of Art Is it me or does every Boca parent seem to think their child is a certified genius? I’ve noticed that the baby and toddler parents, especially, tend to be the worst offenders. I do know one thing for a fact though: only smART kids […]
2017 Summer Camp Picks What I wouldn’t give to head off to summer camp this June. Kids don’t know how good they have it. Fun activities, color wars, campfires, s’mores! Camp is the best! Some campgrounds are even capitalizing on parents’ nostalgia by launching adult summer camps complete with luxury amenities and cocktails, but that’s […]
An original baby shower concept is hard to come by these days. I honestly dread the idea of cheesy games and the inevitable ‘oohing and ahhing’ over pink or blue baby clothes. And why does it take so long to open presents? Sometimes it feels like if you’ve been to one baby shower, you’ve been […]