Making an Impact with the 9th Annual McKenzie’s Run

IMPACT. That is what you create when you lace up your shoes every November for the annual McKenzie’s Run at TIAA Bank Field. Created to bring awareness to the McKenzie Noelle Wilson Foundation, McKenzie’s Run aims to unite the community of Jacksonville and help young people recognize their full potential. Since its inception in 2010, the […]

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What ADHD Looks Like for Mom

When you think about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), you most likely envision a highly emotional or irritable young boy who is bouncing off the walls, unable to sit still, blurting things out, interrupting conversations, and easily distracted (‘squirrel!”). ADHD historically affects more boys than girls, because symptoms are more easily identified. In girls, ADHD […]

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Hey Ladies, It’s Time for YOUR Checkup

Thank you to Dr. Cara Prier, MD with St. Vincent’s Healthcare Ascension for her time and sponsoring this post. I am (mostly) on time with every one of my kids doctor’s appointments, their vaccinations schedules (relax, this isn’t one of those posts), and anything in between. Managing to make sure they are as healthy as possible […]

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Weekend Roundup | October 19-21

Let’s continue the Halloween festivities this weekend with something special just for the little ones. Check out the Hallo-WEE Party at Adventure Landing where all activities will be on the low end of the scare scale.  The town of Orange Park will also be hosting their 36th Annual Fall Festival where parents can shop their hearts out while the […]

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Trick or Treating in Jacksonville

Trick (and Trunk!) or Treating Events In & Around Jacksonville

It’s the spookiest time of the year! Get ready for Halloween sweets and treats with our list of special events to go trick or treating in Jacksonville! These are kid-friendly events that include trick or treating as well as trunk or treats around town. Looking for more Halloween and Fall Events? Click here for our […]

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I Don’t Want To Be The Angry Mom Anymore

I’m sure this is something plenty of us can relate to: Your kids are misbehaving. Maybe the first 10 times, you calmly tell them over and over again to stop. But your frustration builds and builds, and finally, you explode — and then you immediately crash into remorse and regret. There are countless funny memes […]

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