Vicky Lane

Vicky Lane
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Vicky Lane is the co-owner and co-founder of Jacksonville Mom (formerly Jax Moms Blog). Since 2012, she has been overseeing the content and technical side of Jacksonville Mom. In this role, she manages over 30 writers and works closely with the managing editor to provide the most relevant content for the Jacksonville parenting community. In her previous career, Vicky obtained her Masters in Education and served as University Registrar at the University of North Florida. Wife to adoring husband John, her love for all things “Mom” began in 2010 when their son Brendan was born. Vicky chose to put her full-time career in higher education on hold to spend time with her new baby, giving her a new respect for motherhood and parenting. In June 2012, John and Vicky welcomed sweet Audrey to the family. Vicky has created an amazing circle of Moms who are continuously seeking new ways to enrich their children’s lives in and around Jacksonville. Being part of the creation of an online parenting resource and small business that serves the great Jacksonville area has allowed her to flourish in a successful career while remaining present for her family.
Florida Fire Sprinkler Association Campus Safety Month Campaign

The Importance of Fire Safety in College Living

This marks a big year for some of us with kids in college- watching our kids pack up and leave the nest for the first time is more emotional than we could have ever...
Feet at Pumpkin Patch in Jacksonville

The Best Pumpkin Patches, Farms, & Corn Mazes In Jacksonville!

It's the most wonderful time of the year! FALL! Who doesn't love when the weather cools down a bit—it's the perfect time to take the family to a nearby farm or pumpkin patch. Check...
Back to School Jacksonville

FREE First Day of School Printables for the New School Year

The first day of school is right around the corner and since we know you’re busy getting new backpacks and lunchboxes as well as enjoying those last few days of summer, we’ve created some...
Back to School Jacksonville

Mom-Approved! A Back-to-School Shopping Guide to Our Favorite Gear

Rejoice, parents! The countdown is on for the first day of school! Have you been inundated with advertisements for the best back to school gear? The best backpack, the best lunch box, and the...

5 Things You Need to Start Your Summer

Kickstart your summer routine into high gear! The hardest parts about summer is all the doing... and not doing. Keep your activities organized, the kids busy, and those tiny brains working this summer with...

Hurricane Season: What You Need to Know

Hurricane season officially begins June 1st and lasts through November. While it is not uncommon for tropical storms to develop before and after these dates, this is the time of year where the warm weather...
Drop-In day Camps in Jacksonville

Drop-In Day Camps In & Around Jacksonville

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...

Confirmed! SeaWorld Entertainment Wins Bid for New Water Park at The Jacksonville Landing

How long have Jacksonville residents been waiting for a big name water park in their backyard? No more driving to Orlando! The Jacksonville Landing will now house a full-scale water park with giant slides, tot...

The Ultimate Guide to U-Pick Blueberry Farms in Jacksonville

Blueberry season is right around the corner here in Jacksonville. Typically the farms open at the very end of May and stay open through the beginning of July, but weather conditions and the amount...

Swim Lessons and Swim Schools In & Around Jacksonville

Did you know that drowning is the leading cause of death among children ages 1-4 in Florida and Florida’s drowning death rate is the highest in the nation? Jacksonville Mom has listed all the...

Guide to Spring In & Around Jacksonville

Spring time is the BEST time in Florida! The weather is warm and the evenings perfect. It's the greatest time to get outside and enjoy what our city has to offer! Below are our...

Guide to Spring Festivals In & Around Jacksonville

Spring is in the air and that means it’s time for some outdoor fairs and festivals. Jacksonville and the surrounding areas will be hosting many family-friendly events over the next few months. Most of the...