Author Archive | Shannon


On the Road with JMB: Jax to Gainesville

When you think of a weekend getaway location with kids, a college town probably isn’t your first choice. But located just 90 minutes southwest of Jacksonville, Gainesville has a lot of family friendly activities that parents and kids are sure to love. When to Go Do not, I repeat do not visit Gainesville on a […]


The Ultimate Guide to Free Summer Fun: Free Museums

Check out these free and almost free museums in Jacksonville! Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville – Explore MOCA for free the first Wednesday of the month from 5-9pm. Bank of America cardholders can get in free the first Saturday and Sunday of the month. Cost: Free on days listed. The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens – Visit [...]

25 Free Things to do in Jax Today

There's no shortage of free activities for kids in Jacksonville this summer. Whether you want to get outside and meet other moms at one of the JMB Park Hops, or if you'd rather keep cool in the bowling alley with some free games kids of all ages will love these activities. JMB Summer Park Hops [...]

Whole-y Moley… I Survived a Whole100

In January, I decided to finally make some real changes to my eating habits, and I accepted the challenge to complete a Whole100. I would follow the rules of the Whole30 program for 100 days. While it was extremely challenging at times, I’m glad I did it. I learned about my relationship with food, became a […]