Author Archive | Vicky


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 [...]

Happy First Birthday, River City Live!

We love our friends over at River City Live and have enjoyed being a part of their first year on the air! Here are just a few of our favorite segments we have done with them over the past year. Family Halloween Costume Ideas 10/24/16 Jessica, Shannon and Patricia recently went on to showcase how […]

Rainy Day Roundup

Rainy Day Activities Roundup

Rain, rain, go away come again another day! Rainy days, especially consecutive days, are no fun with kids stuck inside whining, "I'm bored!" We've rounded up a few different indoor activity and crafting posts to help keep the kiddos busy and kick cabin fever. So break out the crafting supplies and get your Pinterest on! [...]
Halloween and Fall Events in Jax

Halloween & Fall Events In & Around Jacksonville

It’s coming. Fall in Jacksonville. The season doesn’t officially start until September 22 but the moment September hits stores break out the fall decor and Halloween costumes, Starbucks begins brewing Pumpkin Spice Lattes and we begin to wish for a break in the weather. Because Jacksonville offers so many Fall Festivals and Halloween events we’re bringing you our Ultimate [...]