Kelly Kennedy

Kelly is a native Floridian, growing up in the Tampa Bay area. She has a beautiful family which includes her ruggedly handsome husband James, their fur baby black lab mix, one son, and two daughters! Kelly attended The University of Tampa for undergrad and graduate school. She holds a bachelor's degree in Management and a Master's of Business Administration in Marketing.

My First Born – Blizzard Baby

Five years ago, I was living in a suburb of Richmond, Virginia. I was due with my first child on February 17. I was so happy to be pregnant during the wintertime because I...
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A Mom’s Thank You to Emily’s Wonder Lab, Good Job Netflix

This week, in the craziness that was the first week of e-learning, we took a reprieve in a new kids tv show, Emily's Wonder Lab. Anytime there's a new television show, I'm much more...
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Where’s My Pandemic Parenting Handbook?

These are the times that will define our parenting generation in textbooks. Being a parent can be exhausting during “normal” times but’s a whole different ballgame. Right now across social media groups, you see the...

It’s Not That I Can’t Handle It, It’s Postnatal Depletion

I recently had a baby born during this COVID-19 crisis. While labor and delivery are challenging the real reality set in once we were home. At home, we are a family of five with...
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Giving Birth During a Pandemic

When we decided to have a third child I thought there’s no way that this third labor could top my first two. My first child was born during a blizzard. My second child was...

5 Toys Kids Love But Parents Hate

We've all been in that space, your child is opening gifts for Christmas or their birthday and you're holding your breath hoping it's not a really annoying or messy toy. Then it happens, a...
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5 Affordable, Family-friendly Outdoor Adventures in Tampa Bay

  From beaches to museums, Tampa really offers something for everyone. Why not spend time exploring Tampa Bay. There are many family-friendly outdoor adventures in Tampa Bay. Let’s start with some great outdoor activities where...
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10 Delicious and Simple Kid-Friendly Big Game Food Ideas

The biggest game of the year is fast approaching. Some people throw amazing parties and others choose to stay home. Whatever you are doing hopefully your kids will cooperate and join in on the...
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What Do Moms Really Want for Christmas?

We recently polled our contributors to find out their must-have items for the holidays. Not surprisingly, our moms needed a minute to refocus their thoughts and actually think about themselves for once this holiday...

2019 Guide to Holiday Light Displays in Tampa Bay

What better way to get into the Christmas spirit than to check out some of the best holiday light displays in Tampa Bay? One of my best memories as a child was riding around...