Yep, Kids Can Have High Cholesterol, Too

Brought to you by Nemours CareConnect Even with so many opportunities to stay active in Jacksonville, the lazy days of summer are upon us. For some, that may mean not eating as healthy as usual and not getting enough physical activity as one might during the school year. Thanks to Nemours for helping us understand the […]


It Takes Two To Make A Thing Go Right

“I think my husband is a better parent than me.” This statement I made to my friend had nothing to do with how quickly I rushed away from a soccer tournament game to get to the Salt-n-Pepa concert or the top shelf margarita I enjoyed as soon as I arrived. It came from a moment […]

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Weekend Roundup, Weekend of June 24 – June 26

It’s officially summer! With beautiful beaches and the St. Johns River surrounding Jacksonville you don’t have to go far to enjoy some summer fun. In between lazy beach days and boat outings, there are quite a few summer events to take advantage of this weekend. Enjoy a movie under the stars during Community First Night […]

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Scout & Molly’s Summer Trends of 2016

Brought to you by Scout & Molly’s Dining al fresco, concerts in the park, and warm nights perfect for making memories… Hello Summer! We’ve missed you. Time to pack an overnight bag and get out of town, because after all, you deserve the vacation! But first, brush up on all that’s trending for Summer 2016 […]

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Moms: Why Taking Care of Yourself is the Best Thing for Your Family

Brought to you by Wolfson Children’s Hospital Whether you have one child or five, a newborn or toddlers, being a mother has its challenges. Juggling doctors’ appointments, carpools, sporting events, naptimes, laundry meals and full or part-time jobs take up a lot of your day and stamina. It’s a rewarding but hectic time that can leave […]

Airline Travel with Toddlers

Airline Travel with a Toddler

Growing up, my family traveled ALL THE TIME! At just 3 weeks old, my parents schlepped me to Italy and I saw (or cried through) my first opera. Instead of Christmas presents, my family went on trips and explored the world. Looking back, it was the greatest and best gift they could have ever given […]

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Celebrating Father’s Day (When There’s No Dad)

If you’ve read any of my posts for Jacksonville Moms Blog over the past couple of years, then you probably know I’m a card carrying Navy Wife- and that at any given time, my husband is probably somewhere far from home. Our first child, Mac, was born about two weeks before Father’s Day during my husband’s […]


Let’s Hear It For The Dads!

Let’s talk about dads. I feel like sometimes dads get a bad rap. It seems like every time I scroll through Facebook they’re being called out for doing things differently than mom does. Sure they might have a funky way of dressing the kids, or an off-beat method for completing homework. But the truth is […]

Weekend Roundup

Weekend Roundup, Weekend of June 17 – June 19

It’s all about Dad this weekend! Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 19 and if you’re still looking for something to do with Dad look no further than our events calendar! From free tacos and beer to mini golf, a day at the zoo and a night out, Dad is sure to have the best Father’s […]

Celebration Kids

Celebration Kids

Brought to you by Celebration Church Celebration Kids, or Ckids, is the children’s ministry at Celebration Church that reaches children from nursery through elementary school. The mission of Celebration Church is to lead people to experience a God-first life, and the same mission is true for Ckids. Each Ckids experience is geared around four foundational […]