A Grateful Recipient Today my good friend dropped off a meaningful Christmas gift. This shows how organized and thoughtful my friend is since it is only December 7. It was really positive motivation to get prepared for the Christmas season ahead. Giving should be stress-free, so I have created a gift planner and some gift tags to help you focus on the good feelings and less rush and chaos. The … [Read more...] about Christmas Gift-Giving and Traditions Guide
I am really excited to share the 2017 Light the World Initiative with you. For twenty-five days there is a new way to connect with Christ and light the world with your good deeds. My favorite part about the calendar is that it offers a teaching of Christ and then you can choose how you want to implement it into your day. This calendar allows you to make this season personal and fitting for your … [Read more...] about 25 Ways to Light the World
I have started to see a disconnect between what I value and the amount of time devoted to my values. With value-based planning and living I have added purpose and power to my life. A Personal Case Grit. I need it right now. I have encouraged my students all semester long to be gritty and now it is my turn to dig deep and find the will to keep going. I got sick yesterday and it has given me … [Read more...] about Value-Based Planning and Living
I have strategically named my website Lucy Jo Home because, for one, it is my name, but mostly because these two names carry a lot of significance for me. These names are a legacy that I am determined to carry and pass on to my own children. … [Read more...] about What’s in a Name?
Fasting is full of blessings for you and others. … [Read more...] about Why Should I Fast?