Author Archive | Kristen

Mom Play Dates

When Mom Has Her First Play “Date”

Play “Dating” Playdates by definition are “time that parents arrange for their children to play together.” Ironically, ‘date’ is in the word, and I am about to tell you why. As infants and toddlers, playdates for my kids were getting together with MY friends that happen to have kids the same age. The kids would […]


JMB Pumpkin Playdate

Jax Moms Blog and Hover Girl Properties are excited to announce our next playdate!   Isle of Faith Pumpkin Patch is the perfect setting for our next playdate! They do a great job setting up fun hay mazes, giant spiders that the kids can fly, lots of climbing structures and of course the many pumpkins […]


Back to School = Back to Mom

One of the best things about sending the kids back to school is seeing all the great photos of the first day. Holding their First Day of School sign, with their special outfits, perfectly combed hair, and new backpacks. But what we are really dying to know is… What Will Mom Be Getting Back To? We […]

Sweet Baby

When Mama is the One Crying

I was sailing through this motherhood thing. I had a boy and then a girl 15 months later. I loved staying at home with them. Sure, there were bad days, but I really loved being a mom. I have always enjoyed babies and children and felt that I was made for this. So when I brought home […]


Pure Life Photography by Laura Davis

Having professional photos taken is a big deal and it gives me a lot of anxiety! I stress over getting coordinating outfits that are not too matchy yet match just enough. I hope my kids will act nice, cooperate and look cute. Finally, that I will be able pick out some great pictures and know […]

Tot School

Preschool Alternatives: Tot School

When I was deciding on the title for this blog, I found myself searching for the appropriate name. It’s not really homeschool, but more like moms morning out meets a play date with some preschool sprinkled on top. A perfect combination of learning and fun with a break for the moms. My third baby has the […]