Kelly Kennedy

Kelly is the only native Floridian in her family which includes her ruggedly handsome husband of 6 years James, their fur baby Onyx (6), three-year-old (going on 10) son Declan and one-year-old daughter Teagan! Kelly was raised in New Port Richey and 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. Kelly is the Managing Editor for the Tampa Bay Moms Blog.

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 Super Bowl 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...

2019 Guide to Holiday Shows in Tampa Bay

Sometimes an experience is even better than a present. Give the gift of a holiday experience. Check out these holiday shows in Tampa Bay. Shows Disney Junior Holiday Party | November 21, 6:00 p.m. | Ruth...

2019 Guide to Tree Lightings in Tampa Bay and Chanukah Celebrations

Tree Lightings in Tampa Bay & Chanukah Celebrations Start your holidays off right this year by getting into the holiday spirit with tree lightings in Tampa Bay. Nothing says the holidays like twinkling lights and...

2019 Guide to Holiday Events in Tampa Bay

The Tampa Bay Holiday season is in full effect and these events are helping to bring us all some holiday cheer. Check out our guide to holiday events in Tampa Bay. Holiday Events in Tampa...
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Local Tampa Bay Businesses You Should Check Out This Month

Many of our writers are also local business owners. We are so proud to have a platform to help support these wonderful ladies in sharing their parenting stories but also to celebrate their entrepreneurial...
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Smart Equipment in Football is Here and It’s Advancing the Game

Football in the south is sacred. College football, in particular, can lead to divided households particularly a battle between Florida State and the University of Florida. Whether you're a Gator fan or die-hard Seminole...