We have finally come upon my favorite time of year, College Football Season! My husband and I both went to a huge football university so our children are being raised to love this time of year as well. Saturdays...
With back-to-school tucked firmly under our belts, it is time to get ready for the next season. You know the one --  SPORTS season! Maybe you signed up because your kid is hyper and needs an outlet. Perhaps you...
A five-year-old and an eleven-year-old are both children, but an enormous divide exists between them. I understand my five-year-old, but an eleven-year-old is foreign territory. What do you do to entertain a tween in this town? What special bonding...
Preteen years … we have all been through it personally, and we now find ourselves parenting our own children as they experience it. Some of the most important and impressionable moments of our own lives occurred in this “in-between”...
Every May we celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week. This week-long celebration is to honor the contribution that educators make in all of our lives. Teachers selflessly work long hours for little pay and devote their lives to motivating, loving, and...
This summer, I became a Cub Scouts mom and Den Leader. I know. I'm surprised, too. With a part-time job, my freelance writing and my position on the PTA Board of a new school, this was not quite in the plan.  My...
Public schools and private schools, charter schools, and magnet schools, and now there are even virtual schools. There are so many options for school and sometimes it’s hard to tell which option is best for your child and your...
My Dearest #1, I wrote you a letter on the first day of your senior year of high school, sharing my emotions, thoughts, and wishes for you. I wanted you to know how I was feeling but I was also...
Here's the the thing about parenting: just when you think you have it all figured out, your child throws you a curve ball and you have to start all over again. In third grade, eight years into this whole mom-and-dad...
My three favorite words: Kids Eat Free. I hope this list helps on those nights when you don't feel like cooking, but you have to feed the kids. Here are a few restaurants in and around St. Augustine that offer free...

In + Around St. Augustine

11 Social Distancing 4th of July Ideas + FREE Scavenger Hunt...

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Fourth of July looks a little different this year. While many events are cancelled and social distancing is encouraged, there are still plenty of...