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  • Monday Surprise at Orlando: Santa, Santa, Santa!

    Monday morning got off to a pretty chilly start, the kind that reminds people of Christmas … And wouldn’t you know it, BrightStart Pediatrics Orlando got a surprise early visit from Santa Claus himself! Santa took time to visit with all the boys and girls at BrightStart (every child in the building is on the […]

  • Sanford’s Trunk-or-Treat

    BrightStart Sanford rolled into the fall spirit with Trunk-or-Treat! A very special thank you goes out to our friends and neighbors in the Brio Business Center, who met the BrightStart army with plenty of treats and smiles. Perfect fall temperatures (that is, not roasting alive in costumes) got the gang motivated to roll through a […]

  • BrightStart Orlando Halloween

    BrightStart Orlando got their spook on in plenty of style – with a crew that included cave-babies, superheroes, witches and just plain cuteness. Put that all together and what do you get? A Halloween dance party, that’s what! It was every bit as scary and fun as you think – now it’s time for your […]

  • Winter Garden’s Halloween ’17

    BrightStart Winter Garden hit the downtown area for some trick-or-treat fun on Friday – and it was all treats. Our newest center is growing so we had more cuteness to show off to our local businesses, who again generously supported and encouraged us. Thank you to all of our friends in the Winter Garden community […]

  • BrightStart Orlando Does The Patch

    The crew at BrightStart Orlando enjoyed some reasonably cool weather with a visit to the Central Parkway Baptist Church Pumpkin Patch!   A fine time was had by all – hey, those pumpkins match our BrightStart colors – who knew! If you didn’t get to ride along then we’ll treat you to the next best thing, […]

  • BrightStart Sanford Pumpkin Patch Trip

    Somewhere, it’s fall – when the landscape changes color, and the weather cools down, and the pumpkins come out. Here in Central Florida … the pumpkins come out.   The crew from BrightStart Sanford took a trip to the Pumpkin Patch at Community United Methodist Church in Casselberry, and spent a morning soaking up some […]

  • Food, Fun & Families

    Food, fun, and families – sounds like a typical day at BrightStart Pediatrics, right? This time it was a chance for BrightStart employees and their own families to get together and enjoy themselves at our annual employee event. There was plenty of catching up to do – last year, our planned event got preempted by […]

  • Winter Garden Super Friday

    BrightStart Winter Garden celebrated their first Super Friday with a surprise visit from Wonder Woman, Rapunzel (in Florida attire) and the Dark Side’s very own Darth Vader! It was perfect to have the Amazon Warrior stop in, with a couple of our patients showing their fan support, while Bat-Baby and Batgirl enjoyed themselves along side […]

  • Photo: BrightStart Sanford group on mall field trip

    Seminole Towne Center Mall Crawl

    This week at BrightStart, our therapy included getting kids into the wide open spaces of a large retail complex.   The Room Four gang from Sanford took the big ride to the Seminole Towne Center, where they rocked the Kiddie Rides, went crazy for the Cubby Caboose Mini Express, and finally just owned the food […]

  • A Cool Visit From Frozen Friends!

    What a cool way to celebrate a birthday! Patients from our BrightStart Sanford and Orlando centers got together for a special visit from some very special friends, Frost Sisters Elsa and Anna.   The girls entertained their fans with story time, face and hand painting and – you guessed it – songs!   BrightStart thanks […]