Jacksonville, Out and About, Restaurant Review

    Restaurant Review: Mack’s Tenders

    My step-dad, Dave, heard about Mack’s Tenders on one of the morning shows local to Jacksonville and suggested we all go there for lunch today. Who gets up early enough to watch the morning show? Not this girl, but I’m glad he did because otherwise I would have never heard of this little gem. Mack’s Tenders is tucked in a small strip mall on San Jose in the Mandarin area. This location, I was told, was opened in January of this year, but Mack’s was founded in 2016 by Florida native and restaurateur Mike Rosenberg, who also founded Dick’s Wings. Mack’s Tenders also has another location in St. John’s.

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  • Philly Cheesesteak Sloppy Joes

    Do you love Sloppy Joes, but looking for a way to switch it up from the tired ol’ Manwhich type that you’re used to? Well look no further, because these Cheesesteak Sloppy Joe’s are a unique and tasty twist on an old favorite. Keep reading for the recipe.

    Dinner, Food
    / August 30, 2017
  • Photography: Mary & Erik

    Mary and her husband Erik are the sweetest couple and they are expecting their little boy sometime in October! Keep reading to see some of the pictures from their photo session at Fernandina Beach.

    Maternity, Photography
    / August 28, 2017
  • 25 Quotes to Motivate and Inspire You

    Inspiration can come from many different places, but one of my favorite sources are inspirational quotes. The only thing you truly have control over in life is the way you think and positive thinking can really make a difference in the way you feel about yourself and your life. Here are some of my favorite inspiration quotes that help me when I need a little pick me up.

    Life, Random
    / August 16, 2017
  • Lefties Unite! | August 13th is National Left-Hander’s Day

    This Sunday, August 13th, is National Left Hander’s Day! I’m a lefty and approximately 10% of the population are also. In a right-handed dominated world, Left Hander’s Day is the one day we can claim as our own. Take a moment this Sunday, show your pride, and celebrate being a lefty!

    Geekery, Life
    / August 11, 2017
  • 30 Fun & Creative Date Ideas for Married Couples

    The best piece of marriage advice I’ve ever heard is “never stop dating your spouse.” Having a successful and loving marriage takes work! Regular dating creates lasting memories, improves communication and helps you both grow together. Keeping the romance alive is important and by dating each other on a regular basis you fuel the fire that brought you together in the first place. Keep reading for “30 Fun and Creative Date Ideas”.

    Life, Marriage
    / August 4, 2017