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Evacuating A Hurricane With Children

I have ever never experienced a Hurricane before. I’m from Kentucky, so we are used to tornados, which are equally as terrifying. A tornado happens so quickly, though. The sirens go off and you pretty much run into the basement or some underground shelter and hope for the best. Usually takes about 30 minutes at […]


“Boo” Your Neighbor :: A Random Act of Kindness

When we were stationed in Hawaii, we lived in what I will always remember as “the best neighborhood ever.” We lived in military housing and it was a very close-knit community with lots of sweet families. When family would come to visit, they would say it reminded them of a modern-day Mayberry. We moved into […]


Pumpkin Patch Art Project for Kids!

Fall, pumpkins, and Snoopy are just a few of my favorite things that all roll into one in Charles Schulz’s classic film. It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown. On October 27, 2016, this beautiful story is celebrating its 50th Anniversary, and whether it’s your first time or your 100th time watching, there’s just something about […]


Weekend Roundup, Weekend of October 21 – October 23

It's going to be the spookiest Halloween Jacksonville has seen in a while! Haunted houses, not-so-scary fun, fall festivals, pumpkin patches, trick-or-treating, Halloween parties and so much more will make up this busy weekend on the First Coast. In addition, women can gather for the Southern Women's Show at the Prime Osborne Convention, families can [...]

Spooky and Not-So-Spooky Non-Candy Halloween Treats

Kids and adults alike get excited about Halloween candy and sweets, but that doesn’t mean that your kids can’t enjoy Halloween without them. I feel that my kids already eat enough sugar throughout the year and I know they’ll still indulge on sugary sweets this month (and in the coming holiday season), from all the […]


Unsightly Leg Veins :: What Moms Need to Know

Brought to you by the Coastal Vein Aesthetic Institute in Jacksonville Perhaps you see spider veins on your legs, or maybe even some varicose veins. You feel more tired than usual, but figure that’s because nighttime leg cramps and restless leg symptoms are waking you up too often. The same thing happened to your mom, so […]