Vicky Lane

Vicky Lane
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.
Kids Free November Main Event

Jacksonville’s Kids Free November

After last year’s huge success, Visit Jacksonville and Jacksonville Mom are excited to announce the 2020 return of… Kids Free November! Jacksonville’s Kids Free November is a month-long event involving some of the most popular attractions on...
Feet at Pumpkin Patch in Jacksonville

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

*Please call ahead as most farms are by reservation only in 2020! 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...
First Day of School Printables

Free First Day of School Printables for 2020 – 2021

The first day of school is right around the corner and whether your kids will be venturing back to the classroom or starting the year at home, this is certainly a memorable year to...

Skin Cancer is NOT ‘Cancer Lite’: A Q&A with Local Mom + Cabana Life...

"It's the best cancer you can get if you're going to get cancer," was what the dermatologist told me when my first biopsy tested positive for basal cell carcinoma. I can't say I was...
Gardner Minshew

EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT: Fall MNO with MINSHEW at Wicked Barley Tickets on Sale NOW!

Gardner Minshew Loves Moms!! We are so excited to announce that we are planning our Fall Moms' Night Out at Wicked Barley with special guest and Jaguar QB, Gardner Minshew! In a recent post, Minshew...

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...
Strawberry Farms in Jacksonville

U-Pick Strawberry Farms & Festivals in North Florida

Strawberry season is right around the corner here in Florida. Typically the farms open at the end of March and stay open through April, but weather conditions and the amount of rainfall we received...

LEGOLAND® Florida Resort Offers Preschool Pass Free of Charge

Parents, have you heard the news? Now through February 3, 2020, LEGOLAND® will grant Florida Resident children ages 3-years-old and 4-years-old 12 months of unlimited admission to both LEGOLAND Florida Theme Park and Water...
Jacksonville Mom Team

The BEST of Jacksonville Mom: Top 10 Blog Posts of 2019

From a fresh, new look to an entirely new name, it's been quite a year for Jacksonville Mom! We continue to be amazed and humbled at how much our site has grown and evolved...
ShopJax Gift Guide

ShopJax 2019: A Locally Sourced Holiday Gift Guide

Calling all busy moms and families! Ready or not the holidays are here and the JMB elves are ready to help. Let the stress go, gift-giving should be fun, and we're making it easy...
Elf on the Shelf Operation Nice List

The Elf on the Shelf — Operation: Nice List

He’s back… Unless you’ve been living under a rock, I will assume you’ve at least heard of the Elf on the Shelf. We’re reaching that time of year when my Facebook feed is littered with...
Winter Breaks Camps in Jacksonville

Winter Break & Holiday Camps In Jacksonville

Somehow, it’s that time of year again. The time when we are supposed to spend time with family, build gingerbread houses and deck the halls. How did it get so busy? The shopping, the...