Our family did some more tubing in Central Florida this summer. Read about our adventures at Kelly Park, Wekiwa Springs State Park, Hontoon Island State Park, and some other fun spots.
One of our family’s favorite outdoor activities is tubing in Ichetucknee Springs. We hope our tips will help you plan your own Ichetucknee Springs tubing adventure!
We love traveling as a family, but one of our favorite places to visit is right in our own backyard. These are some of our favorite things to do in St Augustine, Florida – the weird and wonderful town that we are proud to call home.
The Florida 529 Savings Plan is an affordable way to save for college at your own pace. Check out the 2017 Florida 529 Scholarship Giveaway (5/15/17 – 6/11/17).
Local friends – we’ve got another fun race event coming up this weekend in Jacksonville. The Run 13.1 and 5K is Sunday, April 2, 2017. Both races start at 7:00 a.m. in front of the Jacksonville Landing. Participants in both the half marathon and 5K will receive a technical shirt and a finisher’s medal – […]
The Gate River Run, located here in Jacksonville, Florida, is the largest 15K race in the United States. It’s a pretty big deal around here for runners and non-runners alike. I ran the Gate River Run in 2012 – it was the first race I ever ran. Interestingly enough, I haven’t run it since, despite […]
This post is sponsored by the Florida Prepaid College Board through my role as a Believer Blogger. All thoughts are my own. Florida Prepaid Open Enrollment Ends 2/28/17 Florida friends, there are only a few days left in the 2016-2017 open enrollment period for Florida Prepaid! Plans can ONLY be purchased during the annual open […]
This post is sponsored by the Florida Prepaid College Board through my role as a Believer Blogger. All thoughts are my own. In preparation for this post, I went to my 11 year old daughter for inspiration. We’ve already talked quite a bit about her college plans – she wants to attend a 4-year […]
Thank you to 1st Place Sports and Tropical Smoothie Cafe for sponsoring today’s conversation about the Winter Beach Run! Hey, friends – I’ve got lots of good stuff in store for you in 2017! For starters, I’ll be talking a lot more about local (NE Florida/Jacksonville) races. This should include some giveaways for free race entries, […]
Thank you to North Florida Land Trust for sponsoring today’s conversation and my Instagram giveaway. I received complimentary tickets to this event. I’m really excited about this event – I’ve never been to Big Talbot Island State Park, and I’ve been wanting to get out there for ages. The weather this weekend should be gorgeous. […]
This post is sponsored by the Florida Prepaid College Board, through my role as a Believer Blogger. All thoughts are my own. The 2016-2017 Open Enrollment period for Florida Prepaid is underway! From now until February 28, 2017, you can purchase a Florida Prepaid College Plan for your future college student(s). For the third consecutive year, […]
Don’t tell anyone, but my husband is an aspiring travel blogger. Unfortunately, his actual job as an engineer already keeps him a bit busy. But lucky for him, his work takes him to some pretty cool destinations, often from the unique perspective of the locals. And lucky for me, he loves writing about his experiences. […]
This post is sponsored by the Florida Prepaid College Board, through my role as a Believer Blogger. All thoughts are my own. Hey, Florida friends! I’m happy to announce my partnership with Florida Prepaid for the third year running. If you’ve followed this blog for a while, you know that I’m a huge proponent of […]
Thank you to Jacksonville BUZZ for providing promotional tickets to this event. Hey, Jax friends! Oktoberfest Jacksonville 2016 is September 30-October 1, and I’ve got free tickets up for grabs! Read on for details. image courtesy of oktoberfestjacksonville.com Come on out to the the Anheuser-Busch Brewery on 9/30 & 10/1 for Oktoberfest Jacksonville. We’ll kick off the […]
For whatever we lose(like a you or a me) it’s always ourselves we find in the sea – E.E. Cummings Not running sucks. But if one good thing has come out of this whole mess with my back, it’s that I’ve discovered one of my new favorite things – walking on the beach. That might […]
Jacksonville friends, this one is for you. Use promo code MRI2016Discount5 when you register for the Jacksonville Free to Breathe 5K Run/Walk and save $5 on your entry fee. The event takes place on September 10, 2016 at The Jacksonville Landing. In addition to the 5K, there will be family-friendly activities, including a surprise guest speaker and prize drawings […]
This post is sponsored by the Florida Prepaid College Board, through my role as a Believer Blogger. All thoughts are my own. I’ve got yet another reason for you to love the Florida Prepaid College Program! The Florida Prepaid College Board is introducing a new scholarship program – 10 winners will be awarded a $529 scholarship!!! The […]