The Town Center is either a place one loves or a place one loathes. I tend to lean towards the latter. Not too many gems just a ton of name brands but tucked away on Gate Parkway there is a local experience you must try. Sippers Coffeehouse, which is near and dear to my heart. […]
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Heather: Although I knew Asheville was a mecca for artists, I was truly blown away with how much street art we saw. The first day we explored the downtown area I tried to capture all of it, but quickly realized I could spend the entire trip just taking pictures of street art. The pictures here […]
Summer road trips tend to ignite such a sense of adventure and wanderlust, don’t they? Think state hopping, vista seeing, piled into the car, windows rolled down, radio turned up, not sure where we are sleeping tonight kind of road trips. The kind of road trip where pulling over to take a photo only ten […]
On June 19, nurses became superstars walking the red carpet and posing for paparazzi at their very own awards show, the Baptist Nurses Appreciation Dinner and Awards. The University Center at UNF became the stage for the evening, which honored an outstanding nurse from each hospital in the Baptist Health system.
//photos by Kerry Speckman The 17th annual Jacksonville’s Finest was held Saturday, June 21 at Deerwood Country Club, and the Shoe Cam turned up to catch the evening’s finest footwear. The event honors young business professionals who make a difference in their workplace and in their communities. Dinner, dancing and a silent auction accompanied the […]
Jax Mag’s annual Top Docs Party, a chance for some of the city’s best physicians featured in our June issue to meet, was held this year at Moxie Kitchen + Cocktails on June 12. Featured was a menu of sliders, chicken bites, deviled eggs, hummus, pimento cheese, wine and beer.
I am going to be honest with you, summer is not my favorite season. I know, the girl from Florida hates summer? How does that happen? While most people are laying out on the beach, I tend to spend the majority of my time hibernating in air conditioned facilities (hence the pale skin tone). Despite all […]
It’s official: Universal Studios’ new Harry Potter-themed area, Diagon Alley, will open on July 8! On May 8 and 9, I was lucky enough to be invited to one of the first—if not the first—media events to check out the new additions to Universal Studios, including a preview of Diagon Alley. I know everyone wants […]
So, Bold Bean Coffee Roasters has made quite the statement in our city. They’ve added “bold” to our bold city like no other. If you don’t know what or where Bold Bean is I’m going to take a good guess that you’re not venturing out of your own four walls!! If you’re an avid follower […]
Chanel bag (found at a China Cat estate sale) It’s no secret that I love a good estate sale. There’s just something about hunting through mounds of jewelry and piles of clothes and returning triumphant with that one special item—a vintage Dior dress, a mirrored side table, a gorgeous LANVIN necklace… Recently, I spoke with […]