YMCA Teams Up With Wal-Mart to Feed Children This Summer

Hot dogs on the grill, watermelon, grapes, hamburgers and potato salad – these are all staples of delicious summer meals.* While most of us have more than we could ever eat (and a fridge full of leftovers), more than 16 million children live in homes that struggle to put full meals on the table. More […] The post YMCA Teams Up With Wal-Mart to Feed Children This Summer appeared first on Award Winning Lifestyle & Parenting Blog ....more

Tax Free Weekend Shopping Tips For Back to School

Tax free weekend in Florida starts August 1st, 2014! Do you have your game plan ready to get the best deals? Use these tips to save the most and make the shopping process as easy as possible! ...more

Travel Guide: The Best Family Weekend Getaways Near Jacksonville

Our family loves to take a weekend road trip. They are easy to plan and budget friendly since we save on air travel for five. We have traveled up and down the state it seems but there’s still so many options when it comes to family friendly weekend getaways near Jacksonville, Florida Hop in […] The post Travel Guide: The Best Family Weekend Getaways Near Jacksonville appeared first on Award Winning Lifestyle & Parenting Blog ....more

6 Tips for Making Time for Yourself as a Busy Mom

When you’re a busy mom of young kids and...more

Essence Festival Recap & Words of Wisdom By Lisa Nichols

Essence Festival is over but the memories live on. The event was everything I expected and more. It was a little odd at first that I was there solo ....more

Recipe: Cilantro Lime Shrimp Tacos

I love the fresh flavors of cilantro and lime, especially on a taco. ...more

Teaching Kids to Cook: 6 Tips to Get Them Started

One of the activities that...more

My Black Is Beautiful: Sharing My Definition of Black AND Latina

I am a proud Black woman and Latina. Call me an Afro-Latina or Black Latina. Maybe even mixed with black ....more

If it were

If it were up to my husband, he would avoid shaving.* His face is really sensitive and he struggles from razor bumps and ingrown facial hair. My husband is not alone....more

20 Free or Cheap Kid Friendly Summer Activities In Jacksonville

Keeping kids happy and busy...more