Author Archive | Megan

LEGOLAND Beach Retreat​: A Must-Visit Getaway​

Thanks to Visit Florida for collaborating with us on this post.Whether you live in Florida and are looking for a fun and easy family staycation, or traveling to the Sunshine State from another location, Visit Florida knows the best spots to go. Do you have LEGO-loving kids? Have they ever wanted to stay in a […]


2nd Annual Family Foodie Fare

Jacksonville Moms Blog, Jacksonville Magazine, and Vicarious Events are thrilled to bring you our 2nd Annual Family Foodie Fare on Sunday, February 26 at Engine 15 Downtown Taproom! We will have some of the top restaurants in Jacksonville competing Top Chef-style for the best adult and kid food pairing. Come enjoy a family day out, sample some […]


Christmas Tree Farms in Florida

Yes, there are plenty places around Jax to pick up a Christmas tree, but wouldn’t it be fun to venture out as a family to a tree farm where you can pick out and cut down your own tree? Here are a few Christmas tree farms nearby where you can choose and cut your own tree! […]


The LowDOWN on Brazilian Waxing

Thanks to Sole Spa for partnering with Jax Moms Blog and for keeping me nice and trim. All opinions are still my own. Summer is now in full swing, and I have many days ahead in my bathing suit with the kids. Let’s be real–it’s Florida, so those days will probably run through December! After […]


The Beauty Secret I Thought I Would Never Reveal!

I’m 34 years old, officially in my mid-30s. I know, I know–that’s not old, but I am officially out of my 20s, and I no longer possess the body and skin I never appreciated when I did have them. I’m two kids in and am still nursing my second (that’s a whole other blog post), so at this point, […]


JMB Moms’ Night Out Happy Hour at PVPS

Join JMB for Moms’ Night Out Happy Hour at Ponte Vedra Plastic Surgery on Wednesday, March 16 from 5:30-7:30pm! Meet skin care reps and enjoy live demonstrations, makeup color matching by Colorscience, and learn more about skincare services that PVPS offers like Hydrafacial, SkinPen, Environ, Skinmedica, Botox, Juvederm, Voluma, and more.  Take advantage of special offers […]


Natural Life Music Festival 2016

  The Natural Life Music & Arts Festival is our FAVORITE. DAY. EVER! It unites world class Americana musicians, artisans, foodies, outdoor enthusiasts and festival goers of all ages for a spectacular Sunday at Metropolitan Park. JMB is thrilled to be a part of the festival again this year sponsoring a craft in the crafternoon tent! […]


Veterans’ Day: Remembering Those Who Have Served

I’m not sure when my Uncle Mark Kelly started writing an annual Veterans’ Day email, but I first remember receiving it when I was in college and feeling homesick. Although his words addressed a somber subject, they comforted me at a time when I was longing for the warmth and closeness of my family. When […]


3 Reasons You Need To Visit Amazing Grace Crop Maze

Every fall, my family and I look forward to visiting Amazing Grace Crop Maze, which is one of our favorite spots, and we encourage you to visit it before the season ends (last day is November 7, 2015)! Here are 3 reasons why YOU need to take your family there ASAP: 1. The Attractions Amazing […]


JMB Neighborhood and Mom Groups!

Introducing Neighborhood and Parenting Groups in Jacksonville! Our primary goal in creating Jacksonville Moms Blog was to connect moms online, as well as offline through playdates and our events. Jacksonville is the largest city by area in the United States and we would like to make it feel a little smaller by creating neighborhood playgroups! Whether […]