• Girl Power,  Giving,  Kindness,  Parenting

    Positive Pocket

    The Samaritans365 club welcomed the founder of Positive Pocket to our final meeting of the year.  Becca Zerbo, 17, explained, “I created Positive Pocket in 2011 in response to a bullying incident, which left me feeling sad, angry, embarrassed, upset, and anxious. That night, I went on the computer, typed up some of my favorite positive sayings and included some pictures…

  • growing up glad, happiness, ivivva, spreading happiness, charity, mom blog, mommy blog, fashion blog, parenting blog, girl power, inspiration, motivation, 2016
    Fashion,  Fitness,  Fun,  Girl Power,  Kindness

    Happiness at ivivva

    On Sunday, March 20, 2016 we celebrated the UN’s International Day of Happiness. I was inspired by Live Happy’s idea for a happiness wall and their #happyacts challege. My friends at Potions In Motiongenerously made and donated this wall for my event. I wanted to create a space where kids and adults could share their ideas on how they can spread…

  • Kindness

    International Day of Happiness

    UPDATE 3/18/16: Due to the anticipated inclement weather, the MIndBody Expo has been rescheduled for Sunday, May 15, 2016. Our Happiness Wall will be at Ivivva Boca Raton this Sunday, March 20, 2016 from 2-5pm. Come visit us and pledge how you will spread happiness in your school, community or workplace. Enter to win a giveaway for a private shopping night…

  • Fun,  Travel

    Music + Movement = Magic at Mizner

    My family and I attended the Cirque de la Symphonie event this past weekend at Mizner Park Amphitheater.  It was one of the 4 family-friendly events at The 10th Annual Festival of the Arts BOCA this year.  It was my children’s first real experience with the cultural arts of symphony, orchestra and visual cirque performances.  I had some apprehension about…

  • growing up glad, march of dimes, march for babies, charity, mom blog, mommy blog, fashion blog, parenting blog, girl power, inspiration, motivation, 2016

    March for Babies

    The members of our Samaritans365 club learned about the March of Dimes this month. Our involvement with this wonderful organization actually began the month before. Our club collected empty shoeboxes. We wrapped the boxes in pink and blue wrapping paper. The children made note cards to decorate the boxes and we distributed them to each classroom in our Elementary School. Over the next…