Author Archive | Vicky

McKenzie's Run!

Run into Fall! Fall Races & Fun Runs in Jacksonville

Get ready to race this fall! The weather is perfect for running through cemeteries, getting chased by zombies, and racing in full costume. Below are all the fun runs and races in Jacksonville!   Pumpkin Chase October 1-31 We love Autumn and Halloween!!! And to celebrate the amazing month of October, we are hosting The Great Pumpkin […]

Be Prepared: Homemade Hurricane Hacks

Be Prepared: Easy Homemade Hurricane Hacks

First of all, don’t panic! Okay, go ahead and panic… but after you settle down, put on your game face and get serious about preparing for this hurricane. Most of us know what can happen before, during, and after a major coastal storm, from flooding to power outages. And every time, we learn a few new […]


Why I Didn’t Stay for the Kids

It’s true what they say about the 7-year itch. But what about the 8th, 9th, and 10th years? Sometimes, my marriage still itches. Ten years is a long time to do anything over and over again. Most people don’t stay in a job longer than a few years before they move on to reenergize their career. I […]

Guide to Spring in Jacksonville

Guide to Spring In & Around Jacksonville

Spring time is the BEST time in Florida! The weather is warm and the evenings perfect. It's the greatest time to get outside and enjoy what our city has to offer! Below are our best resources for enjoying spring in Jacksonville! Check out our Family Directory for more local attractions in Jacksonville! Jacksonville Family Directory
Egg Hunts In Jacksonville

Egg Hunts in Jacksonville

If you are a mom on the hunt for an egg hunt or Easter event in Jacksonville, check out our list! JaxParks Eggstravaganza, April 1, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm | Egg hunt, face painting, games and more at Henry J Klutho Park in Springfield. Brought to you by City of Jacksonville Parks, Recreation, and Community Services. FBC Jacksonville Eggstravaganza, Saturday, […]

When Your Kid Won't Play with My Kid

When Your Kid Won’t Play with My Kid

It’s a horrible thing to witness. When your sweet child has enough courage to walk up to another child and say those sweet words — those quintessential childhood words… Do you want to play with me? You hold your breath watching this exchange take place. You have faith that the answer will be a resounding […]

Spring Break Camps

Spring Break Camps In & Around Jacksonville

Whether you’re looking for a daily drop-in or a full week experience, Jacksonville has choices for all your Spring Break Camps! Check out JMB’s 2017 guide below! First Coast YMCA March 20-24 6:30am – 6pm It’s time to shake off the winter blues and put some spring in your step. At the Y’s Spring Break Day […]

Top 10

The BEST of JMB: Top 10 Blog Posts of 2016

It was another great year for Jacksonville Moms Blog! We continue to be amazed and humbled at how much our site has grown over the years, but most of all, we are so very thankful to you, our readers, for your consistent support. Jacksonville Moms Blog has always been, and will always be, for YOU. As we [...]
Ultimate Holiday Guide 2016

Holiday Events In & Around Jacksonville

There is always something exciting to see and do in Jacksonville and the holidays are no exception! If you’re looking for fun, family-friendly and festive events on the First Coast this holiday season look no further than our Guide to Holiday Events in Jacksonville 2016. Here you will find all of the best tree lighting [...]