Author Archive | Tina Smithers Peckham

Why We All Could Benefit From Jacksonville's FREE Mental Health First Aid Training

Why We All Could Benefit From FREE Mental Health First Aid Training

Confession: Several years ago, I was diagnosed with generalized anxiety disorder, which is a fancy term for the fact that I worry excessively for (usually) no good reason. For instance, this is my brain on anxiety: My husband is only pretending to be in love with me and is actually plotting divorce. My 5-month-old is going to choke […]


Meet mumda: Jacksonville’s Premiere Prenatal & Postpartum Support for Women

This post is brought to you by the prenatal and postpartum experts at mumda. Giving birth and the oftentimes stressful period of postpartum afterward doesn’t have to be filled with uncertainty, anxiety and sheer terror — especially for first-time moms. Enter the birth specialists at Jacksonville’s mumda: A group of trained women whose mission is […]

UpScale UltraSound

Hello, Baby! UpScale UltraSound Provides a Chance to Connect with Your Little One

This 3D/4D ultrasound review is brought to you by UpScale UltraSound in Ponte Vedra, FL. Confession: While my husband and I are expecting our first child next month, I haven’t necessarily been “hashtag blessed” with oodles of excitement over our upcoming bundle of supposed joy. Don’t get me wrong — at the ripe, geriatric age of 35, […]


Give Back This Holiday Season With Gorgeous Gifts From Rethreaded

These charitable holiday gift ideas are brought to you by Rethreaded. Looking for a way to give back this holiday season and knock out a few gifts while you’re at it? We’ll take your Random Acts of Kindness efforts, and raise you one more with a truly unique organization that actively fights human trafficking while selling high-quality, […]


‘Tis the Season to Experience Jacksonville’s Enchanted Christmas Village

Jacksonville Moms Blog is proud to partner with the Enchanted Christmas Village for this year’s Ultimate Holiday Events Guide. It truly ’tis the season to experience the magic of Christmas — literally, as of this week, unless  you’re one of the Christmas-tree early birds (and hey, no harm in that). We gave you a sneak […]