A rare date night.

Get Your Face(book) Out of My Marriage

Every year on the sixth of May, around lunchtime, I place a heated call to my husband and say “Well… HAPPY ANNIVERSARY….” And every year on the sixth of May at lunchtime my husband responds, “What are you talking about, our anniversary is tomorrow.” Every year there is a pause while I storm upstairs to […]

Summer Safety Tips to Prevent Missing Kids

Safety Tips to Prevent Missing Kids

I remember the first time I actually thought my child went missing. It was during the summer several years ago. We were on vacation at a water park, my son was about two years old. I let go of his hand for a second. That was all it took for him to disappear. I panicked, […]

Have it All

Why You Can’t Have It All

As I recently sat in a room full of women who’d found themselves in leadership roles within their field, I listened to a speaker talk about the choices she’d made over the years. Declining roles because of her need to be with her family and accepting other roles because she felt like it was a […]

Weekend Roundup

Weekend Roundup, Weekend of May 22 – May 25

Jacksonville is celebrating veterans this Monday, May 25 with a slew of Memorial Day activities and events the whole family can enjoy including 5Ks, concerts, observances, celebrations and more. Plus military families can take advantage of special admission deals to the Jacksonville Zoo, Adventure Landing, and Skate Station Funworks all weekend long. In addition to the Memorial […]


IVF Journey Part II :: So Many Medicines, So Many Feelings

  I’ve posted once about our decision to start IVF and the questions we asked ourselves and our doctor before beginning the process. Now I’ll get more into the details. This whole process is about eight weeks. The medicines are the most confusing part of this so far. I’m pretty clear on the physical medical […]

Wolfson Rehab

Developmental Milestones: What’s Normal, and When Can Wolfson Children’s Rehabilitation Help Your Child?

  Some jokingly say that a parent’s job is to worry, but most parents come equipped with instincts that usually win out when there’s cause for concern. Many find themselves watching how their child moves, behaves, plays and communicates, looking for proper developmental progress during the first few years. Pediatricians and primary care providers play […]

Dinosaurs Unearthed

Dinosaurs Unearthed at MOSH

SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND INSPIRATION ALIGN AS THE PREHISTORIC PAST COMES TO LIFE AT DINOSAURS UNEARTHED. The awe-inspiring stories of prehistoric Earth are unfolding at MOSH this summer with the arrival of Dinosaurs Unearthed, an immersive exhibition that features dynamic scenes of life-sized, lifelike animatronic dinosaurs, full-scale skeletons and fossils from around the world. The experience […]