Takeover Tuesday: Meet Mercedes Alfred

Where do you live in Palm Beach County?
I recently moved to Port Saint Lucie. 
How long have you lived here?
I was born and raised in Delray Beach, a small yet beautiful city in Palm Beach County. 
What do you love about living in Palm Beach County?
I love the sunny weather, perfect for outdoor family friendly activities.
I absolutely love the diversity in dining establishments Palm Beach County has to offer. 
How many children do you have?
I am a mom of one daughter.
What are their ages?
My daughter is 9 years old.
What is your job description?
I am an Early Childhood Educator, with over 15 years of experience. I have a degree in Early Childhood Education along with multiple certifications. I am passionate about teaching and nurturing the minds of young children. I implement curriculum based learning activities daily in the classroom. 
What is your favorite activity to do in Palm Beach with your family?
We enjoy relaxing on the beach, family time at the  local parks and bike riding. We like to dine at two of our favorite restaurants; Cabana El Rey and The New Vegan .
Best piece of parenting advice you have received:
“Children are like sponges, be mindful of what you pour into them”