A special thanks to all our camps that sponsored this guide and for the programs they provide to keep our happy little campers busy all summer long!
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Thank you to Coach Gavin at Good Lad Soccer for sponsoring this post. My son has always had a need for speed. He was born with a serious case of FOMO, and from the day he figured out how to walk, he was off and running! Fast forward three years. We needed an outlet for […]
When I was a teenager, I remember sitting with my church youth group as we were asked to consider signing up to be buddies for a summer camp for kids with disabilities called Camp I Am Special. They explained that we would only have to volunteer two weeks, with two campers, but it being an […]
Summertime is the BEST time. Whether you are sending your kids to camp for 8 weeks, or taking it easy and winging it, Jax Moms Blog has you covered. Along with our guide to summer camps, take a look at some pay-by-the-day or drop-in day camps if you are in a bind OR want a […]
Initially, we signed our son up for karate so he could exert some of his energy by running around, kicking the air and karate chopping his way through class. Now nearly six months in, we’ve had a change of heart. Karate is one of the best things to happen to my son for many reasons, […]
This post on summer fun is brought to you by Jax Surf & Paddle in Neptune Beach.Recently, the Jacksonville Moms Blog team took to the sea for an afternoon of stand-up paddleboarding with Jax Surf & Paddle. Having never been on a paddleboard on the ocean, I was a bit nervous, but we all had an […]
In just a couple months, students will be on summer break and summer camps will be ready to offer your child fun activities to keep them busy! If you’re specifically looking for vacation bible schools, there are a variety around town to choose from whether you need one for just a day, half days, or […]
Thank you to the Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens and all featured camps for sponsoring our 2017 Guide to Summer Camps!
Overnight summer camps can often lead to debate amongst parents. Some parents can’t possibly imagine sending their kids off to camp for one, two or three weeks. Others can’t wait for their kids to experience everything summer camp has to offer and look at it as a much-needed break! I am in the latter camp (pun […]
Brought to you by First Coast YMCA Youth development entails opportunities and resources that help kids grow into healthy adolescents and adults. At YMCA of Florida’s First Coast, youth development also represents adventure, cultural diversity, and exploration. If you’re looking for summer activities for your kids to experience all the above without traveling far, look no […]
Brought to you by our friends at the Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Explore. Create. Imagine. Don’t miss this opportunity for your young artist to unleash their creativity in one of the many art camps and workshops at the Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach this summer. Offering quality arts programs for campers ages 4 through 16, campers […]
Don’t panic, but Spring Break for Duval, Nassau, and St. Johns County Public Schools are less than three weeks away! If you are like me, you are still nursing a Valentines Day/Monster Jam hangover and haven’t even began to think about what my kids will be doing for a week when I will be at […]