Recently my husband and I decided it was time for a much-needed vacation. We love taking our children to explore new places but for the first time in seven years, we were ready to hand over the kids and do something for ourselves. As we went through the motions I quickly realized that there are […]
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This annual event features celebrity waiters (local lawyers, bankers, other professionals, and many more community-minded individuals) working the tables at a variety of local restaurants. They enlist the help of friends, family, colleagues, visitors, and locals alike to come and be served in their respective sections of the participating restaurants. The object of the evening is simple: have fun, enjoy a delicious meal, and tip generously. All tips will go straight to Big Brothers Big Sisters of St. Johns County.
As we bid farewell to 2017, most of us are deciding what we hope to accomplish in the new year. Whether we call them resolutions or goals, it is likely that “getting active” or “working out more” make the cut. Of course, when you’re a parent, carving out the time for a consistent workout regimen […]
In that fairy tale time called “Before Kids,” my husband and I spent our weekends checking out new coffeehouses and revisiting our old favorites. Life has slowed down a lot since our little monsters joined us, but our need for caffeine has only increased! We’re so lucky that St. Augustine has some of the best […]
Every year the cherry pickers start hanging millions of little lights from the trees for Nights of Lights in the fall. Every year it’s still exciting to see them go up and count down the days till they flip the switch. There are so many ways to see the lights and events to attend, that […]
I believe wholeheartedly that you can foster a strong sibling bond between your children. Now I may be seeing this through my lens. Which honestly might look picture perfect on the outside at least. While this may seem impossible some days or not even feasible for your specific children just hear me out on this. My […]
Thank you to the ladies at Board & Brush for letting the SAMB team create beautiful pieces of artwork! All opinions are my own.Me time, Mommy time, peace and quiet. No matter what you want to call it, it is essential to our sanity as parents. What is so tremendous about raising children in this […]
This year, St. Augustine is celebrating its 452nd birthday, with its annual Founder’s Day Commemoration on Saturday, September 9, 2017. This will be the 452nd anniversary of the founding of the city by Don Pedro Menéndez de Avilés.
The event includes the recreation of Menéndez’s landing on September 8, 1565, as well as the Mass of Thanksgiving the Spanish celebrated soon after.
When a hurricane is threatening the First Coast, it’s important to be prepared for the worst. Our St. Augustine Hurricane Preparedness Guide is designed to provide resources for residents to ensure their safety before, during and after a major storm. Before the Storm Visit the Ready.gov/hurricanes website to prepare your home and a safety kit Check […]
Fall is in the air and that means it’s festival season in St. Augustine. Whether you’re looking for good food, music or even a free kid zone these Fall Festivals are sure to have something the entire family can enjoy. Check our list and tell us your favorites! Did we miss one? Let me know […]