Top Jacksonville Blogs You Should Be Checking Out In 2018 – AC Designs Inc.

Top Jacksonville Blogs You Should Be Checking Out In 2018 – AC Designs Inc.

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The largest and one of the most pleasant cities to live in, Jacksonville beckons with its abundant wealth of natural resources like beaches, parks, streams, rivers, and lots of welcoming people. While the city is comfortably laidback with pleasant sunny weather throughout most of the year, there’s always something to do in and around. There are regular events that happen be it music, sports, or theatre, just to name a few.

That said, the people are the best part of Jacksonville. They are friendly and always willing to help. To give you different perspectives of the city, we bring you a collection of the best native bloggers who touch on various subjects in and around Jacksonville.

If you would like to see the city through different eyes and get to know more about it, you would find the list we have engaging. Every blogger here offers a refreshing view of things that you’ve probably glanced at or walked past without noticing.

Jacksonville Bloggers – The Ultimate Resource Guide 2018

This roundup of Jax Bloggers was made possible with the support of the wonderful people at AC Designs, a professional HVAC contractor in Jacksonville, FL. If you’re looking for air conditioning services such as air conditioning repair, air conditioning installation and replacement in Jacksonville, then AC Designs Inc. are the people who you can trust.

You can learn a lot about the city from their blogs or even pick up something that can help you with daily life. We have several bloggers categorized into various niches so you can easily find the topics that interest you.

Jacksonville Bloggers Award Categories – Quick Navigation

You can directly go to the blog section you want to read up on with these clickable quick navigation links listed below –

*The numbers for the bloggers’ social media accounts were published by us on 14th September 2018 and may not be accurate as of today.

Top 10 Home Improvement Blogs in Jacksonville

Top 10 Home Improvements Blogs in Jacksonville – Awarded By AC Designs Inc.

Home improvement is a pretty popular topic and for a good reason – who doesn’t want to spruce up their home, right? Find the right people for adding that backyard deck or renovate the kitchen. These bloggers have also shared real estate insights so you can find your dream home right here in Jacksonville.

1. Krista Fracke

krista frackeConnect: http://www.kristafracke.com

Blogger Spotlight: Krista Fracke

Krista Fracke runs her boutique real estate company’s blog which is informative as well as easy to navigate. It is categorized into different sales areas and even has a dynamic map location with the number of properties in that area that has been listed for sale. Clicking on any of the properties brings up a comprehensive and professional appraisal of the property and its details.

Post Frequency: Monthly 3 to 5  posts

Our Favorite Post: http://www.kristafracke.com/blog/the-6-best-ice-cream-shops-in-jacksonville.html

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 160, Instagram Followers – 490 and Twitter Followers – 178

krista fracke

2. 904 Living

jeff riberConnect: https://www.904living.com

Blogger Spotlight: Jeff Riber

904Living created by Jeff Riber is your one-stop shop for all things real estate. You can browse for properties available categorized under various communities around in Jacksonville. Jeff pens down what’s on his mind and on quite a regular basis on the blog section, and it deals with everything from different events around the city to what it is like living in Jacksonville.

Post Frequency: Monthly 3 to 5  posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.904living.com/things-to-do/which-restaurant-are-the-best-for-breakfast-in-jacksonville-florida/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 451, Instagram Followers – 565 and Twitter Followers – 402

904 living

3. Krystal klean

claire, tony, and jeremy morganConnect: http://www.krystalklean.com

Blogger Spotlight: Claire, Tony, and Jeremy Morgan

Founded by Claire, Tony, and Jeremy Morgan, Krystal Klean is family-owned and like its namesake, gives you information about how you can keep your home or office spick and span. Their website has in details all the services they offer for residential and commercial purposes. They are certified and have a huge roster of clients as well.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 3 posts

Our Favorite Post: http://www.krystalklean.com/how-to-remove-moldmildew-from-exterior-walls/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 1465, Instagram Followers – 121 and Twitter Followers – 2270

krystal klean

4. Glenn Layton Homes

glenn laytonConnect: https://www.glennlaytonhomes.com

Blogger Spotlight: Glenn Layton

Glenn Layton runs Glenn Layton Homes who are niche custom builders of coastal-style homes throughout Jacksonville and Northeast Florida. They are responsible for the 2013 HGTV Smart Home in Paradise Key. Their website is well-designed and has several categories from which you can gather information like design tips, floorplan tips, and new homes guides just to name a few.

Post Frequency: Monthly 2 posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.glennlaytonhomes.com/jacksonville-coastal-design-decorating-with-painted-furniture/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 889 and Twitter Followers – 510

glenn layton home

5. Jax Homes

nicole and wes benwickConnect: http://www.jax-homes.com

Blogger Spotlight: Nicole and Wes Benwick

Nicole and Wes Benwick run the Yellowfin Realty Network which gives you a bird’s eye view of all the properties in the area. They have a handy search tool which you can use to find just the right house for your family. Their blog is a really informative take on the various happenings in and around the city.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 2  posts

Our Favorite Post: http://www.jax-homes.com/blog/dog-parks-jacksonville/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 1073, Instagram Followers – 1627 and Twitter Followers – 786

jax homes

6. Interiors Revitalized

christy mccarthyConnect: https://interiorsrevitalized.com

Blogger Spotlight: Christy McCarthy

Christy McCarthy and her team’s website oozes cool with its minimalist stylistic elements and rich colors. Their website is about introducing style into your house, and they’ve showcased some amazing work on their website. Their blog is as lively as their website and addresses many things that we come across as an average homeowner.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 6 posts

Our Favorite Post: https://interiorsrevitalized.com/wise-new-home-interior-upgrades-worth-considering/

SOCIAL MEDIA INSIGHTS: Facebook Followers – 835, Instagram Followers – 458 and Twitter Followers – 497

interiors revitalize

7. Dori Finds Jax

durriona hurtConnect: https://www.dorifindsjax.com

Blogger Spotlight: Durriona Hurt

Durriona “Dori” Hurt has come up with a great looking website that manages to pack a lot of information in a wrapper made out of unadulterated pizazz. There’s considerable usable information especially when you’re looking for property. She also makes it a point to post regularly on varied topics related to the city.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 3 posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.dorifindsjax.com/single-post/2018/08/29/5-CRITERIA-FOR-PRICING-A-HOME

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 3215, Instagram Followers – 3085 and Twitter Followers – 1066

dori finds jax

8. Whats Up Jacksonville

whats up jacksonvilleConnect: https://www.whatsupjacksonville.com

Blog Spotlight: This green, lean, and mean website is run by a contingent of writers, philanthropists, real estate professionals as well as local residents. You are bound to experience several different perspectives of the city from the people involved. A lot of positive stories and experiences get shared here along with news of Jacksonville’s development.

Post Frequency: One post per day

Our Favorite Post: https://www.whatsupjacksonville.com/index.php/pirate-ship-playground-arrives-at-palencia-park/

Social Media Insights: Twitter Followers – 742

whats up jacksonville

9. First Choice Building Inspection Jax

Lou PrinziConnect: https://www.fcbijax.com/

Blogger Spotlight: Lou Prinzi

If you are looking to buy a house in the area, you ought to make sure that a thorough appraisal is done before you put down your hard earned money on it. This is where Lou Prinzi’s First Choice Building Inspections come in. They offer an unbeatable 100% guarantee that their assessments are right on the money as well as comprehensive.

Post Frequency: Monthly 2 to 5 posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.fcbijax.com/6-fast-fixes-for-a-fresh-cozy-home/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 324 and Twitter Followers – 343

first choice building inspection jax

10. Center Beam Construction

 jeff and christinaConnect: https://centerbeamconstruction.com

Blogger Spotlight: Jeff and Christina

Centerbeam Construction was established way back in 2007 by Christina Starmer and has since then made quite a reputation for itself, bringing historic design principles for the modern day client. Centerbeam has been recognized by the community for their inspired design while sticking to environmentally conscious “green” building techniques.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 2 posts

Our Favorite Post: https://centerbeamconstruction.com/old-house-remodel-how-to-marry-an-old-window-or-door-within-the-new-design/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 315, Instagram Followers – 23 and Twitter Followers – 4

center beam construction

Top 10 Local Experts from Jacksonville

Top 10 Local Experts from Jacksonville – Awarded By AC Designs Inc.

If you are looking for a unique take on Jacksonville, then you have to get in touch with the local experts! These people have lived and breathed Jax as well as have something distinctive to share about the city. Let’s find out what they have to say!

1. Visit Jacksonville

michael corriganConnect: https://www.visitjacksonville.com

Blog Spotlight: Michael Corrigan (President & CEO)

Visit Jacksonville is practically a one-stop shop for everything about the city and in considerable depth as well. Michael Corrigan has made sure that you find exactly what you want from this well-designed website including planning for holidays, checking out art, various events, and places of culinary delight.

Post Frequency: More than 1 post per week

Our Favorite Post: https://www.visitjacksonville.com/blog/booze-and-bites-18-jacksonville-power-hour-hot-spots/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 89264, Instagram Followers – 24500 and Twitter Followers – 37700

visit jacksonville

2. Jax Daily Record

Jax Daily RecordConnect: https://www.jaxdailyrecord.com

Blog Spotlight: One of the most informative news websites about the city we found was the Jacksonville Daily Record. It is neatly laid out with clearly categorized buttons from which you can get general news, updates from the law, court records to name a few. Daily Record and associated websites are owned by Observer Media Group which is owned by Matt and Lisa Walsh.

Post Frequency: 1 to 5 Posts per day

Our Favorite Post: https://www.jaxdailyrecord.com/article/tips-for-building-your-real-estate-brand

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 7296, Instagram Followers – 470 and Twitter Followers – 5683

jax daily record

3. DownTown Jacksonville

DownTown JacksonvilleConnect: http://downtownjacksonville.org/

Blog Spotlight: Downtown Jacksonville has a lot to share about the city not many people are aware of. For instance, they have an annual post about PARK(ing) Day which was started in 2005 as a global movement to “call attention to the need for more urban spaces.” They also have an Instagram feed where they feature user submitted pictures.

Post Frequency: Weekly 1 to 2 Posts

Our Favorite Post: http://downtownjacksonville.org/blog/2016/01/08/jacksonville-magazine-50-best-restaurants/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 17612, Instagram Followers – 21000 and Twitter Followers – 65300

down town jacksonville

4. Jacksonville Mag

jacksonville magConnect: http://www.jacksonvillemag.com

Blog Spotlight: The Jacksonville Magazine is the front page of the city and has several topics of interest featured including food and drink, events, home improvement, fitness, and many more. It also has people writing about their holiday experiences and shares their plans so you can do the same. They also have a space where they list all the events happening around the city for the month.

Post Frequency: Weekly 2 to 3 Posts

Our Favorite Post: http://www.jacksonvillemag.com/2018/01/23/50-best-restaurants-2018/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 15862, Instagram Followers – 25300 and Twitter Followers – 39500

jacksonville mag

5. Jax4kids

Alison Peters CarlsonConnect: https://www.jax4kids.com

Blogger Spotlight: Alison Peters Carlson

Chalking out plans can be difficult, especially when it involves kids! Jax4Kids takes care of your planning difficulties by giving you information centered on kids. This includes events, schools, reading resources, summer camps as well as deals around the city for kids stuff. This website also has an advertising section where you can share upcoming events, newspaper ads, or listings related to kids in the Jacksonville community.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 2 Posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.jax4kids.com/blog/view/scouting-two-moms-perspectives

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 63594, Instagram Followers – 4499 and Twitter Followers – 4700

jax4kids

6. Eu Jacksonville

Eu JacksonvilleConnect: http://eujacksonville.com

Blog Spotlight: EU Jacksonville advertises itself as a more chic lifestyle blog which is built around the myriad of exclusive experiences around the city, which you won’t find anywhere else. Their monthly itinerary is pretty detailed even down to timestamps and not just the dates. The website is well designed and laid out which makes finding what you want a cinch.

Post Frequency: 1 to 2 Posts per day

Our Favorite Post: http://eujacksonville.com/2017/07/25/8-waterparks-summer-north-florida/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 7722, Instagram Followers – 7498 and Twitter Followers – 10600

eu jacksonville

7. The Jaxson Mag

the jaxson magConnect: https://www.thejaxsonmag.com

Blog Spotlight: The Jaxon Magazine is the brainchild of Ennis Davis, Mike Field and Daniel Herbin who wanted people to eke out as much useful information about the city in the least time possible. It has a simple and easy to read design with minimal distractions (no ads!) around the content. It also has a forum which you can read or post once you’ve logged into the site.

Post Frequency: Weekly 3 to 5 Posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.thejaxsonmag.com/article/mayport-history-the-singletons-seafood-shack-story/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 1005, Instagram Followers – 1119 and Twitter Followers – 13700

the jaxson mag

8. I Want A Buzz

I Want A BuzzConnect: https://iwantabuzz.com

Blogger Spotlight: Mike White (CEO)

Mike White heads I Want A BUZZ which is an online magazine that also has a print version. The online and offline elements are tightly integrated giving readers real-time entertainment news from around the city. BUZZ TV videos of people who generate BUZZ in and around the city. They have community-centric write-ups on varied topics on their blog which makes for good reading.

Post Frequency : More than 2 posts per week

Our Favorite Post: https://iwantabuzz.com/community/st-johns-town-center-welcomes-five-new-retailers/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 18966, Instagram Followers – 2353 and Twitter Followers – 1845

i want a buzz

9. I Know Jax

joe talentinoConnect: http://iknowjax.com

Blogger Spotlight: Joe Talentino

Knower of everything Jax, Joe Talentino records his trysts with various experiences in and around the city on this blog, I Know Jax. Joe’s infectious enthusiasm permeates throughout the blog. Whether it comes to traveling or grabbing a tasty bite at a local grill, he describes the experience in joyful detail and almost always has a video accompanying a post.

Post Frequency: Monthly 2 to 8 Posts

Our Favorite Post: http://iknowjax.com/2018/10/fun-things-to-do-halloween-and-october/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 7596

i know jax

10. Jax History

jax historyConnect: http://www.jaxhistory.org

Blog Spotlight: If you would like to read through the history of this beautiful city, The Jacksonville Historical Society has got you covered. It covers significant periods of the city in the painstaking detail drawing inspiration and information from people who are willing to share. You can browse through their several resources including finding information on historical structures in the city.

Post Frequency: Yearly 1 to 8 Posts

Our Favorite Post: http://www.jaxhistory.org/resources/history-of-the-st-johns-river/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 2984, Instagram Followers – 1006 and Twitter Followers – 2661

jax history

Top 7 Mom Bloggers from Jacksonville

Top 7 Mom Bloggers from Jacksonville – Awarded By AC Designs Inc.

Being a mother is a rewarding experience, but it always helps to have a bit more help with your children. We have listed several writers who’ve shared their experiences with children growing up in the big city of Jacksonville.

1. Jax Moms Blog

Megan Kilis and Vicky LaneConnect: https://www.jaxmomsblog.com

Blogger Spotlight: Megan Kilis and Vicky Lane

Jacksonville Moms Blog was an idea from Megan Kilis and Vicky Lane which came to fruition and in a big way! The website itself is pleasant looking and uncluttered which makes getting information off it easy and not a chore. It features posts from mothers all over the city and makes for great reading regardless if you’re a mom or aren’t.

Post Frequency: 1 to 2 posts per day

Our Favorite Post: https://www.jaxmomsblog.com/in-around-jax/6-tips-visiting-disney-florida-resident/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 80150, Instagram Followers – 20400 and Twitter Followers – 3805

jax moms blog

2. Fun 4 First coast kids

Terri Mashour and Susie Mashour RawlinsConnect: http://fun4firstcoastkids.com

Blogger Spotlight: Terri Mashour and Susie Mashour Rawlins

Fun 4 First Coast Kids was created by Terri Mashour and Susie Mashour Rawlins as a premiere information resource for kids from the Jacksonville, Florida area. If you are looking for places to take your kids or things to do around the city, this is definitely one of the more popular websites in the niche. You can also add a business or program related to kids on their directory.

Post Frequency: Monthly 2 to 3 Posts

Our Favorite Post: http://fun4firstcoastkids.com/Blog/Top-ten-hikes-in-jacksonville-florida

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 117250, Instagram Followers – 15100 and Twitter Followers – 3697

Fun 4 First coast kids

3. Sahm Plus

Ivy BoyterConnect: https://www.sahmplus.com

Blogger Spotlight: Ivy Boyter

Sahm Plus came about because Ivy Boyter, who is a stay at home mom (SAHM), decided to put her thoughts on the internet to help others like her. Her posts have a strong focus towards better management of time when you’re being surrounded by kids throughout the day. She talks about several important subjects on her blog including childbirth and life after kids.

Post Frequency: Weekly 2 Posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.sahmplus.com/hobbies-for-stay-at-home-moms/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 3939, Instagram Followers – 3610 and Twitter Followers – 6045

sahm plus

4. Justice Jonesie

nadia jonesConnect: http://www.justicejonesie.com/

Blogger Spotlight: Nadia Jones

Nadia Jones is a mother of 3 and a lawyer who explains the website Justice Jonesie! Her website focuses on travel, cooking, and parenting. Being a mixed Latina, she has a unique perspective relating to culture which makes for interesting reading. She has been featured on Huffington Post and CNN to name a few.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 Post

Our Favorite Post: http://www.justicejonesie.com/blog/2018/01/avocado-banana-smoothie-weight-loss/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 1812, Instagram Followers – 2878 and Twitter Followers – 9097

Justice Jonesie

5. Carrie With Children

Carrie McLarenConnect: http://www.carriewithchildren.com

Blogger Spotlight: Carrie McLaren

Starting off as a platform to share one of her two daughters, Molly’s, story with friends and family, Carrie With Children, with much love and nurturing from Carrie McLaren became something a lot more! Molly was born with Down syndrome, and Carrie’s posts focus on living a full life and sharing positive thoughts regardless of the setbacks.

Post Frequency: Monthly 2 to 6 Post

Our Favorite Post: http://www.carriewithchildren.com/2012/02/recipe-sausage-egg-cheese-breakfast-muffins.html

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 4123 and Twitter Followers – 9525

Carrie With Children

6. Young Love Mommy

Ellen OliveiraConnect: https://www.younglovemommy.com

Blogger Spotlight: Ellen Oliveira

Ellen Oliveira is the founder of the Young Love Mommy blog and showcases a lot of energy and warmth. As soon as she turned into a mom, Ellen turned into a voracious researcher leaving no stone unturned to find the best for her son. She shares all those details with us on this blog. She has a very conversational and friendly tone in her articles which is sure to resound with moms.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 6 Posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.younglovemommy.com/2016/05/mothers-day-string-art-craft/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 1387 and Twitter Followers – 5197

young love mommy

7. Crafty Alane

Whitney BellConnect: http://www.craftyalane.com

Blogger Spotlight: Whitney Bell

Craft Alane is a blog that is dedicated to moms who love DIY and sprucing their place up with creative stuff. Whitney Bell believes that kids are a catalyst for creativity and writes about a lot of projects moms can get done by themselves without much effort. She also has gardening DIY crafts which can give you garden fresh veggies right at home.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 Post

Our Favorite Post: http://www.craftyalane.com/the-complete-moving-guide-to-stay-stress-free/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 685, Instagram Followers – 1854 and Twitter Followers – 1132

crafty alane

Top 6 Food Bloggers from Jacksonville

Top 6 Food Bloggers from Jacksonville – Awarded By AC Designs Inc.

The culinary arts is definitely one of Jacksonville’s strong points – the cuisine here is varied and interesting while suiting most palates! Let’s get to know a few people who have ventured out into the city to bring you news of glorious tasting food right here!

1. This Silly Girl’s Kitchen

Dana DeVolkConnect: https://thissillygirlskitchen.com

Blogger Spotlight: Dana DeVolk

If you’ve ever wanted a professional opinion on food and learn to cook your own gourmet meals right at home, then This Silly Girl’s Kitchen is the place to be. Dana DeVolk is a classically trained chef who even has her own book “The Cozy Table” published. Needless to say, the website is chock full of delicious recipes that are easy to make.

Post Frequency: 1 Post per day

Our Favorite Post: https://thissillygirlskitchen.com/the-best-sweet-and-sour-sauce/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 36463, Instagram Followers – 19000 and Twitter Followers – 4109

This Silly Girl’s Kitchen

2. Anna Eatz Jax

Anna HeiseConnect: https://annaeatzjax.com

Blogger Spotlight: Anna Heise

Anna Heise is the ultimate food quester, and she details all of this on her blog, Anna Eatz Jax. Almost every eatery in Jacksonville has been detailed here, and it’s clear Anna is passionate about good food and wants to share this with us. If you ever wanted to look up reviews about a restaurant or a specific type of cuisine, this is where you can find it.

Post Frequency: Monthly 3 to 4 Posts

Our Favorite Post: https://annaeatzjax.com/2017/10/29/deerwood-bistro/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 989, Instagram Followers – 1524 and Twitter Followers – 152

Anna Eatz Jax

3. Snack And Jill

Jill CruzConnect: http://www.snackandjill.com

Blogger Spotlight: Jill Cruz

Jill Cruz owns the snappily named Snack and Jill blog which is definitely one of the top contenders for must-read food blogs from Jax. The best culinary spots and regular updates are what you can get on this blog and Jill makes sure that she doesn’t restrict herself to a particular type of cuisine, she covers them all and in great detail as well.

Post Frequency: Monthly 2 to 3 Posts

Our Favorite Post: http://www.snackandjill.com/2018/02/hot-spot-hot-pot-korean-bbq.html

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 394, Instagram Followers – 2528 and Twitter Followers – 107

snack and jill

4. Nom Nom Jax

nate mayoConnect: https://nomnomjax.com

Blogger Spotlight: Nate Mayo

A comprehensive lifestyle and foodie blog, Nate Does Food focuses primarily on cuisine with a good helping of popular events that are happening around the city. Nate Mayo is a food blogger and restaurant influencer based in Jacksonville but also figures in a whole lot of interesting things like being a social media manager and food writer for popular magazines as well.

Post Frequency: Monthly 2 to 3 Posts

Our Favorite Post: http://nomnomjax.com/cousins-maine-lobster/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 693 and Instagram Followers – 15200

Nom Nom Jax

5. Devouring Jax

Anthony Newkirk JrConnect: http://www.devouringjax.com

Blogger Spotlight: Anthony Newkirk Jr.

Devouring Jax is owned by Anthony Newkirk Jr., and it showcases not just food, but also farms and local events in the area. Anthony’s passion for food and visualization is pretty apparent when you see the vivid imagery that’s on the blog. A definite must visit for anyone who’s looking to get the most out of Jacksonville when it comes to food and events.

Post Frequency: Monthly 2 to 3 Posts

Our Favorite Post: http://www.devouringjax.com/blog/nomnom-club-dinner-619-oceanview

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 653, Instagram Followers – 5961 and Twitter Followers – 796

Devouring Jax

6. Blue Cheese Bungalow

Kelsey RenéeConnect: http://www.bluecheesebungalow.com

Blogger Spotlight: Kelsey Renée

Kelsey Renée is the not so typical Southern girl who wants to share with the world her reinvention of traditional family recipes. She tastefully and effortlessly melds the old with the new to deliver something that seems totally unique and flavorful. There are a bunch of recipes categorized based on the occasion and type.

Post Frequency : Occasionally

Our Favorite Post: https://www.bluecheesebungalow.com/2018/02/05/no-bake-pistachio-cheesecake/

Social Media Insights: Instagram Followers – 1393 and Twitter Followers – 462

Blue Cheese Bungalow

Top 10 Lifestyle Bloggers from Jacksonville

Top 10 Lifestyle Bloggers from Jacksonville – Awarded By AC Designs Inc.

Each city has its own inherent vibe and outlook towards life. Here are people who have a finger on the pulse of Jacksonville. They write about how you can keep yourself abreast of the popular, ever-changing lifestyle trends that are currently popular. as well as contemporary stylistic elements you can use to accentuate your presence.

1. La La Lisette

Lisette HarringtonConnect: https://www.lalalisette.com

Blogger Spotlight: Lisette Harrington

La La Lisette is a niche lifestyle blog which started up back in 2012. Lisette Harrington is a web designer by profession, and it really does show on the blog. It looks very trendy and well laid out. She writes about myriad topics from soulful reflections to fitness tips to skin care. The whole blog is aimed at making yourself the best you can be.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 4 Posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.lalalisette.com/perfect-yellow-dress-spring/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 2082, Instagram Followers – 5146 and Twitter Followers – 3166

la la lisette

2. Sustainably Chic

Natalie Kay SmithConnect: http://www.sustainably-chic.com

Blogger Spotlight: Natalie Kay Smith

Sustainably Chic came about because the creator, Natalie Kay Smith, believed that she had something unique which she wanted to share it with the world. SC is a lifestyle blog, but with a difference, it addresses fashion responsibly. Natalie only reviews products on the website that she uses herself which adds that much more credibility to the website.

Post Frequency: Weekly 1 Post

Our Favorite Post: https://www.sustainably-chic.com/blog/15-sustainable-clothing-brands-for-the-minimalist

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 3482, Instagram Followers – 84700 and Twitter Followers – 6165

sustainably chic

3. Musings Of A Curvy Lady

Thamarr GuerrierConnect: http://musingsofacurvylady.com

Blogger Spotlight: Thamarr Guerrier

Thamarr Guerrier has created this fantastic-looking website, Musings Of A Curvy Lady, which goes against the grain when it comes to the fashion industry. Thamarr puts her best foot forward and encourages all the readers to do the same with her. What started out as a part-time hobby, quickly gained traction and is now one of the more popular lifestyle blogs in the Jax area.

Post Frequency: Weekly 2 to 3 Posts

Our Favorite Post: http://musingsofacurvylady.com/golden-bombshell/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 20995, Instagram Followers – 56100 and Twitter Followers – 1033

musings of a curvy lady

4. High Heels And Good Meals

Katrice ShorterConnect: https://www.highheelsandgoodmeals.com

Blogger Spotlight: Katrice Shorter

High Heels And Good Meals is a popular lifestyle blog from Jax resident and influencer, Katrice. An educator during the day and social butterfly by night, Trice shares her personal style with the internet through this blog. She also does food reviews of restaurants around Jacksonville as well as shares her own easy to make recipes on the blog.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 5 Posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.highheelsandgoodmeals.com/2016/03/de-real-ting.html

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 596, Instagram Followers – 3466 and Twitter Followers – 480

high heels and good meals

5. This Blonde Life

Blakeley VinickyConnect: https://thisblondelife.com

Blogger Spotlight: Blakeley Vinicky

If you are looking out for a quintessentially Jax blog with a good helping of style, beauty tips, and happenings, then This Blonde Life is definitely a must read for you. Blakeley Vinicky has been blogging since 2009, and she revamped her older blog and crafted it into what we see here. She shares about her experiences with fashion, parenthood, local events to name a few.

Post Frequency: Monthly 2 to 3 Posts

Our Favorite Post: https://thisblondelife.com/2018/06/12/our-visit-to-marinelane-what-to-expect-tips-more/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 333, Instagram Followers – 3734 and Twitter Followers – 1724

this-blonde-life

6. The Borrowed Babes

Stephanie MackConnect: https://www.theborrowedbabes.com

Blogger Spotlight: Stephanie Mack

If you want to know where you can rent the slickest ensemble that you can get your hands on in Jacksonville, then The Borrowed Babes is what you should be zeroing in on. Stephanie Mack’s blog has a lot of information and is neatly laid out as well. Her sense of humor is apparent when you read the motto “Rent. Slay. Repeat” – a definite bookmark for us!

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 4 Posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.theborrowedbabes.com/home/fivefreshwaystowearfloralsinfall

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 424, Instagram Followers – 5586 and Twitter Followers – 411

the borrowed babes

7. Morgan Michel

Morgan MichelleConnect: http://morganmichelle.com

Blogger Spotlight: Morgan Michelle

One look at Morgan Michelle’s blog and you’ll find that it is a classically good looking and aesthetically pleasing minimalist style blog which has a lot of quality content. Reading through, you can understand that she is passionate about what she’s doing. Michelle started this blog to inspire people and share her snapshots of the journey that is life.

Post Frequency: Monthly 2 to 4 Posts

Our Favorite Post: http://morganmichelle.com/2018/07/17/10-things-i-have-learned-in-the-past-25-years/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 165 and Instagram Followers – 1932

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8. Cadie Fletcher

Cadie FletcherConnect: http://cadiefletcher.com

Blogger Spotlight: Cadie Fletcher

If you want to read about all things fashion, fitness, and décor, you owe it to yourself to give Cadie Fletcher’s blog a read. She has a subsection on her blog called Beautycounter where she promotes safer products. Most of the products she writes about are not expensive but look pretty premium. Her website is pretty visually enticing, and you should definitely give it a read.

Post Frequency: Occasionally

Our Favorite Post: http://cadiefletcher.com/blog/how-to-be-a-morning-person

Social Media Insights: Instagram Followers – 18900 and Twitter Followers – 71

cadie fletcher

9. Pampers And Pearls

Morgan TeichertConnect: http://www.pampersandpearls.com

Blogger Spotlight: Morgan Teichert

Morgan Teichert is the person who came up with Pampers And Pearls – a lifestyle blog which talks about things that are fancy but functional as well. A mother with two kids, and a loving husband, she had taken a break from blogging because of surgery, but she’s back, rejuvenated and ready to talk about more things that make her happy again.

Post Frequency: Yearly Minimum 2 Posts

Our Favorite Post: http://www.pampersandpearls.com/2015/12/one-pot-roasted-chicken-potatoes.html

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 609, Instagram Followers – 2887 and Twitter Followers – 569

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10. Curious Natalia

Carla Natalia ThompsonConnect: https://curiousnatalia.com

Blogger Spotlight: Carla Natalia Thompson

Curious Natalia is a lifestyle blog by Carla Natalia Thompson which talks about fashion, home decor, and travel. The website is laid out beautifully and is easy on the eyes because of the minimalistic style. She also writes about new restaurants around the city or during her travels. Being a new mom, she also shares her experience of traveling with a toddler.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 2 Posts

Our Favorite Post: https://curiousnatalia.com/2015/04/22/wimick-and-cotton-candy/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 850, Instagram Followers – 12900 and Twitter Followers – 80

curious natalia

Top 10 Photography Blogs in Jacksonville

Top 10 Photography Blogs in Jacksonville – Awarded By AC Designs Inc.

If you want breathtaking views of the city or its people, then these are the bloggers you should get to know. Some of these bloggers are professionals whom you can also hire for your personal photographing requirements.

1. Jax Photographer

Christy WhiteheadConnect: http://jaxphotographer.com

Blogger Spotlight: Christy Whitehead

Christy Whitehead runs the Jax Photographer website where you can find professionally shot pictures of moms, babies, and families to name a few. She also blogs about her experiences in and around the city including fundraisers and other events. You can get in touch with her to get your photograph taken, and details are on her website.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 5 posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.jaxphotographer.com/blog/2018/05/08/different-kinds-of-headshots/

Check Christy’s Portfolio: https://www.jaxphotographer.com/bellies-babies/newborns

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 5124, Instagram Followers – 1183 and Twitter Followers – 1040

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2. Maris Kirs Photography

Maris KirsConnect: http://www.mariskirsphotography.com

Blogger Spotlight: Maris Kirs

Maris Kirs Photography is run by Maris Kirs who is a multiple award-winning photographer. Maris was born in Estonia but has been living in Jacksonville since 2009. If you are looking for someone to capture just the perfect moments during a wedding, then Maris is the person you should be getting in touch with.

Post Frequency: Monthly 3 to 6 posts

Our Favorite Post: http://www.mariskirsphotography.com/blog/2016/3/21/flower-field

Check Maris’s Portfolio: http://www.mariskirsphotography.com/wedding/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 1182, Instagram Followers – 949 and Twitter Followers – 49

maris kirs photography

3. Melody Coarsey Photography

Melody CoarseyConnect: https://www.melodycoarseyphotography.com

Blogger Spotlight: Melody Coarsey

Melody Coarsey Photography is the brainchild of Melody Coarsey and is where she showcases all her work. Melody has won several awards and is a full-time photographer specializing in maternity, newborn, and family type pictures. She writes about the families she photographs in her blog, giving a very personal touch.

Post Frequency: Monthly 6 to 10 posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.melodycoarseyphotography.com/single-post/2018/05/23/St-Augustine-FL-Family-Photography-The-Fazzingo-Family-St-Augustine-FL-Family-Photographer

Check Melody’s Portfolio: https://www.melodycoarseyphotography.com/family

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 1849, Instagram Followers – 605 and Twitter Followers – 71

melody coarsey photography

4. E.M. Anderson Photography

Emily AndersonConnect: https://www.emandersonphotography.com

Blogger Spotlight: Emily Anderson

Emily Anderson runs her photography website called Em Anderson Photography which focuses on wedding, couples, portraits and families types of photographs. You can find a lot of information on Emily’s website including what you need to do to look your best in your photographs.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 3 posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.emandersonphotography.com/blog/my-favorite-romantic-bohemian-wedding-dress-designers

Check Emily’s Portfolio: https://www.emandersonphotography.com/couples/

Social Media Insights: Instagram Followers – 750

E.M. Anderson Photography

5. Fox Foto Studios

Rachel FoxConnect: http://www.foxfotostudios.com

Blogger Spotlight: Rachel Fox

Rachel Fox showcases her excellent photography work on her website Fox Foto Studios. She photographs families, maternity shoots, corporate events, high school seniors, and weddings. Her website has a detailed portfolio of all her work that you can check out. It has a contact form as well through which you can get in touch with her.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 3 posts

Our Favorite Post: http://www.foxfotostudios.com/2018/07/8-tips-on-using-photos-for-your-business/

Check Rachel’s Portfolio: http://www.foxfotostudios.com/galleries/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 1234, Instagram Followers – 377 and Twitter Followers – 37

fox foto studios

6. Stephanie W

Stephanie WhislerConnect: https://stephaniew.com

Blogger Spotlight: Stephanie Whisler

Stephanie W photography is run by Stephanie, who is an ardent mother and loving wife, living with her sweet family in Jacksonville. She turned her passion for photography into a profession in 2010 and specializes in wedding albums. She also does family portraits and prefers outdoor to indoor imagery. For someone looking to capture their special day, Stephanie is a great option!

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 post

Our Favorite Post: https://stephaniew.com/winterbourne-inn-wedding-orange-park-fl-nicole-michael/

Check Stephanie’s Portfolio: https://stephaniew.com/galleries-real-weddings/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 749, Instagram Followers – 614 and Twitter Followers – 136

stephanie whisler

7. Rya Photos

Rya DunckleeConnect: http://www.ryaphotos.com

Blogger Spotlight: Rya Duncklee

Rya Duncklee photography studio is owned and managed by Rya, who is a professional portrait photographer, videographer and interior designer. She uses her expert skills to creates photo albums of newborns and toddlers, and is also great with creating custom family videos and documentaries. She’s based out of Jacksonville, and her forte lies in working with children, babies, and families.

Post Frequency : Occasionally

Our Favorite Post: http://www.ryaphotos.com/blog/3-classic-family-outfits-to-wear-to-a-sunflower-portrait-session

Check Rya’s Portfolio: http://www.ryaphotos.com/baby

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 3834, Instagram Followers – 4146 and Twitter Followers – 104

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8. Evan Hampton

Evan HamptonConnect: https://evanhampton.com

Blogger Spotlight: Evan Hampton

Meet Evan Hampton, a loving husband and father who specializes in destination wedding photography, Disney wedding photography, and engagement photography. He creates a whole experience and ensures that each and every element is a reflection of the couple’s true love. This visual storyteller is based in Jacksonville, and has a degree in Photography from Miami.

Post Frequency : Occasionally

Our Favorite Post: https://evanhampton.com/blog/2018/7/20/nicole-and-rustys-jacksonvillewalt-disney-world-wedding-jacksonville-fl

Check Evan’s Portfolio: https://evanhampton.com/bridal-portraits-evan-hampton-photography/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 1247, Instagram Followers – 1182 and Twitter Followers – 300

evan hampton

9. Mike Jackson Photography

Mike JacksonConnect: https://www.mikejackson-photography.com

Blogger Spotlight: Mike Jackson

Whatever your requirement is, Mike Jackson Photography in Jacksonville, has got you covered! They undertake wedding photography, portraits, landscape photography and themed photography as well. They also have photography packages for different festivities and occasions.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 3 posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.mikejackson-photography.com/blog/2018/4/meetthehaddens

Check Mike’s Portfolio: https://www.mikejackson-photography.com/p178915014

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 865, Instagram Followers – 437 and Twitter Followers – 297

mike jackson photography

10. Nina Louvier Blog

nina louvierConnect: https://www.ninalouvierblog.com

Blogger Spotlight: Nina Louvier

Nina Louvier is a passionate photographer based in Jacksonville. She works her magic with family portraits, newborn photography, wedding photography, birthdays and event photography. Her style is casual yet contemporary. She loves traveling to different parts of the country and undertaking projects. If you’re looking for any of the above categories, Nina is a great choice!

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 2 posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.ninalouvierblog.com/blog/2017/10/jax-fl-jacksonville-florida-duval-staugustine-family-photographer-pumpkin-patch-2017

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 4684, Instagram Followers – 200 and Twitter Followers – 109

Nina Louvier Blog

Top 5 Travel Blogs in Jacksonville

Top 5 Travel Blogs in Jacksonville – Awarded By AC Designs Inc.

Traveling is such an exciting experience. Right from curated packages to guides for cities all over the world, you can plan your next adventure with the help of these incredible travel blogs and portals.

1. Amy West Travel

Amy WestConnect: https://amywesttravel.com

Blogger Spotlight: Amy West

Amy West Travel is a blog curated by Amy West, who is based out of Jacksonville, but travels all over the world to create amazing content for her site. From haircare and skincare tips for travel to detailed city guides, she gives a first-person experience to the reader with immersive words and imagery. Whether you’re looking for a wedding venue or the perfect beach destination, this is the right blog to read up on!

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 3 Posts

Our Favorite Post: https://amywesttravel.com/2017/06/5-tips-for-walking-through-wynwood.html

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 5608, Instagram Followers – 100300 and Twitter Followers – 13100

amy west travel

2. Carrie On Travel

Carrie McLarenConnect: http://www.carrieontravel.com

Blogger Spotlight: Carrie McLaren

Carrie McLaren is passionate about traveling and adventures with her family, and that’s what made her start her blog Carrie On Travels. She partners with various companies in Jacksonville and travels all over the world on curated holiday experiences. Her documented tips and travels guides are perfect for families to plan to their own trips.

Post Frequency: Yearly 3 to 4 Posts

Our Favorite Post: http://www.carrieontravel.com/mahogany-bay-activities-cruise/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 4123, Instagram Followers – 2370 and Twitter Followers – 9525

carrie on travel

3. Joyful Musings

Joy WilliamsConnect: http://joyfulmusings.com

Blogger Spotlight: Joy Williams

Looking for a good read or just some inspiration? Joyful Musings is an excellent blog by Joy Williams, who is the author and also a wife and mother. She talks about an array of things, ranging from travel and crafts to her anecdotes of family adventure and real estate. Joy has worked with some big PR companies in Jacksonville. Her blog holds very insightful tips, news, travel guides, and fun family guides, catering to a broader spectrum of people.

Post Frequency: Yearly 1 to 2 Posts

Our Favorite Post: http://joyfulmusings.com/how-to-make-a-yarn-ball-centerpiece-the-right-way/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 751, Instagram Followers – 642 and Twitter Followers – 448

joyful musings

4. Jets-Inc

Margie JordanConnect: http://jets-inc.com

Blogger Spotlight: Margie Jordan

Jordan Executive Travel Service is a professional and exclusive travel portal in Jacksonville that curates luxury and corporate travel packages to destinations all over the world. Their team of experts are all ardent travelers themselves, and hence, they understand exactly what one looks for from a holiday, be it for business or pleasure. They also have an informative travel blog with insights on traveling.

Post Frequency: Yearly 1 to 2 Posts

Our Favorite Post: http://jets-inc.com/namibia-sand-dunes/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 4083 and Twitter Followers – 2030

jets-inc

5. Odyssey Travel

Odyssey TravelConnect: https://www.odysseytravel.com

Blog Spotlight: Whether you’re looking to discover a new destination solo or plan an elaborate family trip, Odyssey Travels is one of the best sites available in Jacksonville. They undertake different parts of traveling, including special airfares, cruise holidays, curated itineraries, luxury destination vacations and much more. Their team has over 25 years of expertise so you can be rest assured that your travel plans are in good hands.

Post Frequency: Yearly 4 Posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.odysseytravel.com/single-post/2017/12/16/Tauck-European-Christmas

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers -721 and Instagram Followers – 247

odyssey travel

Top 5 Fitness Blogs In Jacksonville

Top 5 Fitness Blogs in Jacksonville – Awarded By AC Designs Inc.

Whether you’re already a fitness enthusiast, or you’re looking to get on the bandwagon, the first step are to find the right people to guide you. We’ve listed some of the best fitness blogs, studios, and portals for you to choose from.

1. 904 Fitness

904 FitnessConnect: http://904fitness.com

Blog Spotlight: 904 Fitness has something to offer for everyone, from specific workout plans and corporate fitness regimes to healthy recipes and water sports and rehabilitation. They get you connected with some of the best fitness trainers and gyms in Jacksonville and ensure that whatever your requirement is, you find it through their portal. They also have an exclusive exercise library online.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 Post

Our Favorite Post: http://904fitness.com/off-the-beaten-path-jacksonville-running-trails/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 6222, Instagram Followers – 4219 and Twitter Followers – 404

904 fitness

2. Jax Fit Academy

Jax Fit AcademyConnect: https://www.jaxfitacademy.com

Blog Spotlight: Jacksonville Fitness Academy is a fitness portal for barre, boot camps, boxing, yoga and semi-private training sessions with some of the best coaches. The lead trainer and founder, Patrick Henigan, and his wife Catherine, are qualified coaches who create these programs themselves and uses their expertise to guide clients in the right direction. Whether it’s for core strengthening or conditioning, they focus on individual goals and are one of the best in Jacksonville.

Post Frequency: Monthly 2 to 6 Posts

Our Favorite Post: https://www.jaxfitacademy.com/blog//build-a-big-chest-without-the-bench-press

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 377, Instagram Followers – 4706 and Twitter Followers – 32

jaxfit academy

3. CrossFit 904

crossfit 904Connect: https://crossfit904.com

Blog Spotlight: CrossFit 904 is all about customized workouts and one-on-one coaching. Head coach and owner, Josh Krehbiel, believes in pushing his clients and making them set new benchmarks. They even provide custom nutrition and dietary guides, real-time fitness consultation, and have a special “Workout of the Day” segment. For CrossFit and strengthening, CF-904 is a good option in Jacksonville.

Post Frquency : Occasionally

Our Favorite Post: https://crossfit904.com/904-blog/selecting-the-right-crossfit-facility/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 1373 and Instagram Followers – 739

crossfit 904

4. Power Pilates Plus Cycling

power pilates plus cyclingConnect: https://www.powerpilatespluscycling.com

Blog Spotlight: Power Pilates Plus is an all-around fitness portal, offering a range of programs like pilates, cycling, barre and willpower method fitness. It is headed by Jennifer Fleischer, who is a certified trainer, businesswoman, and nutritionist. They have group sessions and individual as well as custom sessions based on specific requirements and fitness goals. For Pilates specialists in Jacksonville, Power Pilates Plus is a great option.

Post Frequency: Yearly 1 to 2 post

Our Favorite Post: https://www.powerpilatespluscycling.com/single-post/2017/05/05/Pilates-for-Diastasis-Recti

Social Media Insights: Twitter Followers – 212

power pilates plus cycling

5. Kristin Smith

Kristin SmithConnect: https://kristinsmith.us/

Blogger Spotlight: Kristin Smith

Kristin Smith Wellness is a fitness and weight loss coaching blog, run by Kristin Smith. She’s a wife, mom, Software Engineer and also a passionate, certified FASTer Way to Fat Loss Coach. She lives her life to the fullest, but also believes in keeping herself fit and healthy. With this same motivation, Kristin’s blog gives valuable programs on burning fat, weight loss, toning, better digestion, improved strength and more.

Post Frequency: Monthly 1 to 2 Posts

Our Favorite Post: http://kristinsmith.us/2015-marine-corps-half-marathon/

Social Media Insights: Facebook Followers – 54 and Twitter Followers – 776

kristin smith

Conclusion

These bloggers are some of the most popular in town. We hope this list helps you get a little more out of Jacksonville.