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.

Create, Explore, & Tinker with Bolts & Bytes Maker Academy

There are a lot of things to take into consideration when choosing an after-school activity for your child, and finding something they love (as much as you do) can be tricky. We've tried it...
Trick or Treating in Jacksonville

Trick (and Trunk!) or Treating Events In & Around Jacksonville

It's the spookiest time of the year! Get ready for Halloween sweets and treats with our list of special events to go trick or treating in Jacksonville! These are kid-friendly events that include trick...
Toddler Dance Classes in Jacksonville

Dance Studios In & Around Jacksonville

Looking for dance classes for your child? We always see parents asking about toddler dance classes! Take a look at our list that includes dance studios in and around the Jacksonville area. if you see...
Outdoor Movies in Jacksonville

Outdoor Summer Movies & Music In & Around Jacksonville

Summer is here and who doesn't love sprawling out on the lawn with the kids and a picnic basket. Lucky for us, there are a lot of options when it comes to outdoor summer...

Jacksonville Mom’s “Mom Crush” Monday

We all know "momming" isn’t easy. Motherhood is hard and should be celebrated, recognized, and rewarded! Jacksonville Moms Blog wants to hear from you! In our new series, "Mom Crush Monday," we want you to...

Mayport Shrimpland: Theme Park Set to Open Summer 2019!

How long have Jacksonville residents been waiting for a theme park in their backyard? No more driving to Orlando! Mayport Shrimpland is opening a full-scale theme park with roller coasters, water park, and more fun...
Jenn Hopkins Photos at Wolfson March 2011 (5)

Jay Fund Wine Gala Raises Record $300,000 for Local Families Battling Childhood Cancer

Tom Coughlin Jay Fund Foundation recently hosted its 13th Annual Wine Tasting Gala to benefit local families tackling childhood cancer. Jacksonville Moms Blog was honored to be an invited guest this year. The Jay Fund Wine...

Surfing In & Around Jacksonville

We LOVE to SURF! Check out our list of places to surf, paddle board, and take surf lessons down the Nort Florida Coast!

Spring Break Camps In & Around Jacksonville

Whether you’re looking for a daily drop-in or a full week experience, Jacksonville has choices for all your Spring Break Camps! Check out a few of JMB’s favorites for 2018! First Coast YMCA Various Dates in March...

5 Reasons to Attend the Duval County School Choice Expo

On Saturday, January 12th, Duval County Schools will be hosting their annual School Choice Expo at the Prime Osborn Convention Center. The Expo will be held from 11am-3pm and offers families a great opportunity...

The BEST of JMB: Top 10 Blog Posts of 2017

It was another great year for Jacksonville Moms Blog! We continue to be amazed and humbled at how much our site has grown over the years, but most of all, we are so very thankful...

Over 50 Non-Toy Gift Ideas for Kids

Christmas is just a few weeks away and the more I think about the toys that will be invading my house, the more I start to twitch. I know that grandparents and other relatives...