Mike Webster opened Tumbles Naples
MINI / Wellness

Tumbles Naples learning playground launches kids to new heights

The first of its kind in Florida,
Whispering Oaks Farm school in Fort Myers
MINI / Learning

A Fort Myers farm school teaches children about food, animals and the circle of life

Whispering Oaks Farm brings the classroom outdoors,
SW FL Staycations _ Ritz Calrton Naples
MINI / Family Time

Staycations: How to have a fabulous SWFL getaway, geared toward kids

These local resorts up the ante on
5 Southwest Florida authors 2023 Spring MINI Book Club
MINI / Book Club

Southwest Florida authors lift lore off the page

The Everglades, local landmarks and history come
Naples glassblower Conrad Williams
MINI / Family Time / Creativity

This Naples glassblower raises his family in a world of pure imagination

From his tropical backyard, Conrad Williams hosts
Shotwell Family at Naples Botanical Garden
MINI / Feature

The Shotwell family continues a legacy of environmental conservation in Naples

The Shotwells have been at the center
MINI / Feature

Four stylish moms share their approach to parenthood

SWFL mothers weigh in on parenting with
One Flower Project
MINI / Mindful Parenting / Giving Back

An eco-minded father-son duo from Fort Myers launch a nonprofit to repopulate pollinator gardens

Vikram Chhabra and his son, Ethan, teamed
sunset + pine boutique in North Naples
MINI / Mindful Parenting / Style

A new kids’ boutique brings a minimalist aesthetic and a slow-fashion ethos to North Naples

Young, Naples mom Kirsten Maas applies her
11 year old equestrian Scarlett Yana
MINI / Mindful Parenting / Prodigies

A young Naples equestrian rides her way to the top of the sport

With her three ponies, 11-year-old Scarlett Yana
Goldfish Swim School Bonita Springs
MINI / Mindful Parenting / Safety

Local swim school teaches kids as young as 4 months life-saving swim skills, breath control and competitive strokes

Bonita Springs’ Goldfish Swim School co-owner Bridget
Local Youth Entrepreneurship programs
MINI / Mindful Parenting / Learning

SWFL youth entrepreneurship programs prepare children to run the world

The region’s hands-on programs, including Biz Kidz
Mommy Must Haves Color Block Toys

Local mom-in-the-know Jennifer McCurry shares the essentials every modern family needs

Our editor-at-large curates the sweetest toys, clothes