Palm Beach Perspective: Living on Palm Beach Island


Tuesday Takeover: Meet Cynthia!

We love meeting local Palm Beach Moms! This week, we are featuring Cynthia Griner, a mother of five, and professional model/actress. Cynthia shares her favorite restaurants and places to walk and bike on Palm Beach Island, as well as advice she has as a mother of five.

Where do you live in Palm Beach County?

PB Island 

How long have you lived here?

10 years this Summer! 

What do you love about living on Palm Beach Island?

The hidden treasures including walking on Lake Trail, Streetstriding on N Ocean, exploring the Via’s on Worth Avenue, and dining at the many restaurants on the Island – Green’s, Café Flora and in West Palm Beach, Maison Carlos.

We can walk two blocks to the beach, one to the intracoastal to Publix, Flagler Museum, The Royal Poinciana Plaza, and Breakers as well as Downtown West Palm Beach.

How many children do you have?

What are their ages?

Andrew 28 Taylor 26 Grayson 21 Coles-Albert 15 & Hope 6

What is your job description?

SAHM, SMI, Community Volunteer, Professional Model/Actress

What is your favorite activity to do in Palm Beach with your family?

There are so many favorites including sea therapy, going to the TOPB Rec Center, and playground visits at The Breakers! 

Best piece of parenting advice you have received:

I have learned through 27 years of raising children that each child is uniquely different, grows at their own pace, and goes through stages…..that don’t last forever.

Support is also very important for your child’s mental well being!