In 2009, right before I had my son, I was gifted a ginormously long ...
It’s that time of year again. School is back in the swing of things and ...
Organized mornings… is that an oxymoron or what? What family has “organized mornings”? Not mine… ...
After a long summer break, the first day the kids go back to school can be a ...
Several months ago I posted about our favorite birthday party venues in Jacksonville, and today I ...
For the past few months, Jacksonville Moms Blog has been hard at work assembling an incredibly valuable online resource for YOU, our readers, and we’re thrilled to finally share it with you! Introducing the JMB Around Town Family Directory! What Makes Us Different… We regularly receive so many requests for recommendations for doctors, preschools, nanny […]
You may have seen these really cute bracelets around town in Rosie True or on the wrists of some of your best friends. Do you know the story behind them? We are so excited to partner with Jax Moms Blog to help spread the word. The bracelets tell a tough, but also heartwarming story that […]
Teddy bears, circuses, concerts, oh my! Whether your kids are finishing their first or second week of school or you’re counting down the days until your kids are back, this weekend on the First Coast is jam-packed with family-friendly events. Check out the Teddy Bear Affair at the Jacksonville Zoo, Morocco Shrine Circus, Fresh Beat […]
Paper Planners It’s Back-to-School time! For parents, that often means back to organizing, scheduling, and planning the family’s lives 24/7 to stay ahead of bills, homework, and activities. Check out these six great options, for fans of both paper and pixel (I tend to prefer paper myself, but these apps might just sway me to […]
I’ll never forget a funny photo I saw a year or two ago. It was two parents sitting in lawn chairs at the end of their driveway with mimosas in hand, clinking their glasses together in an excited “cheers!” In the background, a yellow school bus pulling away from the curb….back to school! Along with […]
It’s 5:30 a.m. and your alarm clock goes off. You really need to wake up and go workout because even though it’s back to school for most moms, you still have little ones running around, so you have to get your workout in early. After several snoozes, you roll over and hit the off button, […]
Moms. We are a crazy bunch and in rare form when it comes to sending our children to school! Generally speaking, there are two kinds of back-to-school moms, those that don’t know better and those that do. Which one are you?? This Mom… OR That Mom 1. Your child isn’t the only one that has […]
This weekend some of Jacksonville’s finest restaurants are offering mouthwatering three course meals during Eat Up Downtown. If this is your last weekend before school starts take the family out for one final summer meal or enjoy a date night with your partner sans the kiddos! Speaking of back to school don’t miss the Back […]
This year I am vowing to make the task of making lunches easier. Here’s how I am preparing my kids and myself to make this dreaded job easier and fun! 1. Plan Ahead Make a menu for the week. Look up ideas on pinterest and have your kids decide what to take for lunch. Giving […]
The last thing my daughter wants to do is go to kindergarten in two weeks. The Big K has been scaring her for months. It got to the point where if she was over tired, having a bad day, or even just having a hard time falling asleep one night and up late, that suddenly […]
One of the best things about sending the kids back to school is seeing all the great photos of the first day. Holding their First Day of School sign, with their special outfits, perfectly combed hair, and new backpacks. But what we are really dying to know is… What Will Mom Be Getting Back To? We […]
Join Jax Moms Blog and Community First as we celebrate the end of summer break with our last Park Hopping play date. Parkapalooza will kick off at Jack Russell Park at 10:00 am on Wednesday, August 13th. We will be bringing back many of the fun activities that we have had at the other parks this summer, […]