Author Archive | Shannon

First Day of School Free Printable

FREE First Day of School/Last Day of School Printables

It’s almost here, the first day of school is right around the corner and since we know you’re busy getting new backpacks and lunchboxes as well as enjoying those last few days of summer, we’ve created some First Day of School Printables so that you’re ready when the big day rolls around. These signs are […]

My Jacksonville E15 Brewery

This is My Jacksonville: Exploring Downtown

Since moving to the First Coast 15 years ago I’ve had time to explore some of the best that Jacksonville has to offer. From the beaches to the urban core, Jacksonville has a little something for everyone. For our family, exploring downtown is always a favorite for kids and adults alike. Every visit offers something new […]


Rock On Jacksonville

There’s a new craze sweeping the nation, and it’s made its way to Jacksonville. With roots stemming from The Kindness Rocks Project, rock painting isn’t just about getting creative, it’s also about spreading kindness, and getting outside to explore the great parks around town. From the beaches to the west side, First Coast Families are […]


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 [...]