Jessie Luckey

Jessie Luckey spends her days managing three tiny humans. Jessie has called Flagstaff home for over 14 years and even met her husband swing dancing in Heritage Square. Jessie's degree is in education, with an emphasis in early childhood and currently puts that to use teaching the ELL community part time. She loves Jesus and being outside.

Fam, Clean Your House!

What I hope to share with you are not tips and they are not tricks on house cleaning. Sometimes someone new just needs to come along and remind you what you already know because...

Poll: Flagstaff Moms’ Favorite Podcasts

We asked local moms to tell us about the podcasts they listen to every week and this is what they said: 3. My Favorite Murder My favorite new mom stereotype is that moms are into murder...
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Planning for Christmas, in July

If you had asked me as a young adult if I considered myself a Type A or B personality, I definitely would have stated I was a Type B. I was a theatre kid....
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June Poll: Flagstaff’s Favorite Places to Keep Cool

As each season gets warmer, we are reminded how few of us have air conditioning in our homes! We asked local moms what their favorite places were to beat the summer heat. This is...
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May Poll: Flagstaff’s Favorite Breakfast Burrito

We asked our local Mom Community and Conversation page their suggestions for their favorite breakfast burrito stops and the most votes went to: #8 Burritos Fiesta This local taco shop does not have their own website,...

April Poll: Flagstaff’s Favorite Smoothie Stops

We asked our local Mom Community and Conversation page for their favorite smoothie stops and the most votes went to: #5 Bookman's Cafe Honorable mention to Bookman's. Any cafe I can munch at after buying new...

Flagstaff Birth Options From a Mom Who has Done it All

To be honest, I have not actually "done it all". I have used the same clinic with each of my pregnancies but I have given birth in three different locations. I want to tell...
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Celebrate! Baby Showers for Every Baby

There seems to be a total lack of consensus between courtesy columnists, mommy bloggers, and the ever hellish scape of Facebook mom groups about the "appropriateness" of baby showers when you are past your...
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6 Practical Ways to Prepare for Death

Author's note:  The following article is about death preparation and is not intended to offend any of our neighbors for whom the subject of death is taboo. I'm sorry to surprise you here, but one...

Keeping Your Pre-schooler Kindergarten Ready

So much has happened this year, and so much has...not. Earlier this fall there was a lot of back and forth about the reality of preschools (and all schools) being opened, and while some...

My Best of Book List for 2020

Earlier this year I thought I would grace you all with my booklist for the year, but then the pandemic hit and I read nearly twice as many books as I did the year...

11 Things That Don’t Suck About Being Pregnant During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Currently, I am sitting in my home office, halfway through my third pregnancy. There was foresight and decision making that when into choosing to become pregnant during a pandemic (no, we aren't just another...

Presents Your Kids’ Teachers Actually Want

The holidays can be a busy and rushed time for all of us, and one person, in particular, is someone you shouldn't forget to acknowledge - your kids' teachers. Now, I'm not telling you...