It was a giant 12 months for the @modernbocamom account on Instagram. After 8 years and greater than 3,700 posts, I lastly reached the 20K follower mark. That’s an enormous milestone for a hyperlocal content material creator like me! As per influencer custom, I had a splashy “balloon quantity photograph shoot” at Mizner Park celebrating the event. I couldn’t resist!
I’m so grateful for my digital reference to native mothers. This web site lends itself to that connection. So does my very own weblog, ModernBocaMom.com. Nonetheless, social media, particularly Instagram posts and tales throughout the previous couple of difficult years, stored us dad and mom related and entertained.
Who knew I’d go from loathing Instagram Reels to creating them on the common?
I do miss how Instagram was once: pictures solely in chronological order. The platform has modified and grown a lot since I began that includes my favourite #bocamoms from the ‘gram on this column over seven years in the past. So, deciding on my annual picks for Boca mothers to comply with was not straightforward! Take a look at who made the reduce for 2023…
And don’t overlook to comply with us when you’re at it! @modernbocamom and @bocamag
The Franchise Mother
Jill Johnson, aka @therealjilljohnson, is a considerably latest transplant to South Florida. So many individuals have relocated to our space because the pandemic, so it was inevitable that not less than one California-turned-Boca mother be a part of our checklist in some unspecified time in the future! Co-founder and President of The Franchise Insiders, Jill works to match folks nationwide with their ultimate entrepreneurial enterprise, serving to to seek out the best franchise for them.
Jill’s grid actually showcases the love she has not just for Florida and her enterprise, but additionally for her household which incorporates husband Jack, son Trey and a number of other canines. I at all times get pleasure from watching her Instagram tales as properly, seeing Jill’s enthusiasm for native locations and facilities I (as a local) take without any consideration and the attractive views and occasions at The Boca Raton, after all.
Bonus characteristic of @therealjilljohnson account contains: Nameless questions! All the time a enjoyable train to reply (or not) the loopy questions folks throw at you, Jill does it with grace…and a humorousness. We’d like extra of that on Instagram.
The Yoga Mama
Brie Mazin of @floridayogamama combines her passions for motherhood, touring…and naturally yoga on her wildly well-liked Instagram account. Brie genuinely enjoys interacting together with her followers and offering them with insights, assets and leisure by means of the photograph and video content material she creates.
As a health junkie with 12+ years within the yoga neighborhood, Brie makes use of her expertise, ardour and compassion to encourage others and assist them obtain their very own private objectives. Followers of @floridayogamama get an intimate view of Brie’s energetic world as she teaches yoga, dad and mom her 3 youngsters and explores the thrilling actions each South Florida and the world has to supply.
Bonus characteristic of the @floridayogammama account contains: Invites to tons of nice native wellness occasions and fixed encouragement to her followers to care for themselves and reside their absolute best lives!
The Elevated On a regular basis Model Mother
Promoting govt turned full time stay-at-home mother, Jessica Brown of @fashionablyjess by no means misplaced her love of fashion. By means of her weblog fashionablyjess.com and Instagram account, she has made it her life’s mission to assist busy family and friends (and followers!) put collectively reasonably priced, fashion-forward seems to be and outfits.
Jess’s feed is about aside by her creation of fabulous designer seems to be, styling reasonably priced on a regular basis fundamentals with high-end equipment. As a busy Boca mother of three, she understands the necessity for time-saving trend recommendation. She is her personal buyer in spite of everything!
Bonus characteristic of the @fashionablyjess account contains: private takes on magnificence, motherhood, health, journey and extra. I particularly love watching her ski journey tales—she and her household at all times look amazingly trendy on the slopes!
Michelle Olson-Rogers is a mother of 1 and the founding father of Trendy Boca Mother, a way of life web site for the trendy & fashionable South Florida Mommy. She will also be discovered on Instagram at @modernbocamom.