Jessie Luckey

Jessie Luckey
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Jessie Luckey is mom to a nonstop-moving toddler and a nonstop-talking preschooler. Jessie has called Flagstaff home for over 12 years and even met her husband swing dancing in Heritage Square. Jessie works for Catholic Charities as a social worker, although her degree is in education, with an emphasis in early childhood. Jessie loves Jesus and being outside.

Lazy Meal Planning for Busy Families

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I've been documenting my meal planning for the last few years trying to unlock the secret to making it quick and headache-free. Currently, my family has been using this formula, and while it's quite...

Choosing Quality Child Care and Preschool

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Disclaimer, there are only so many childcare centers in Flagstaff so many times when people ask “where can I take my six-month-old that’s a good center?" The answer is, where ever you can get...

Mentally Preparing for Another Baby (Part II)

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A million years ago I wrote a reflection on the decision to have a second baby. Spoiler alert: I was pregnant about 10 seconds after it was posted. When my husband and I were dating...

Making Space Between Babies: A Minimalist Mama Guide

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Minimalism can be tricky when it comes to young families. Before you have kids, you might say you want 4, but after 2 you decide you're done, and then maybe after a year you say,...

Making the Switch (to staying home)

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  There came a point this year where I could no longer deny that two full time working parents was not working for my family. I could pretend it worked most of the time. I...

10 Things that Don’t Suck about the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Things are chaotic and up in the air and a lot of it is an anxiety driven nightmare, but I can't pretend that I'm not enjoying some things about being endlessly stuck in my...

Three People Who Impacted My 2019

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I write this to you, on the last day of 2019, reflecting the big changes that have been made this year and how we will start the new. My family had a giant year...

Santa is like Mickey Mouse

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Santa has been definitely been reimagined since I was a kid; On Christmas morning I would wake up to a room FULL of presents, wrapped in two different papers. One print from my mom...

Merry MINIMAL Christmas

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    You may be seeing a lot of posts recently about intentional gift giving and making the holiday season more authentic and less materialistic. Many families are overwhelmed with the busyness of the holidays. Between...

Fam, Clean Your House!

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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...

Delaying Kindergarten

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I'm no stranger to high stakes early entry kindergarten. That's where I started my teaching career, years and years ago. I had a class full of young children that were academically ready for kindergarten,...

Six Shows Starring Strong Women

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Six shows that I think that you should be watching that happen to star amazing leading women because you probably don't have enough of those in your life.   Outlander Outlander is an ongoing series based on...

Wedding Dress Upcycling

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Like many an American bride, after my wedding day I took my dress to the dry cleaners where it was cleaned, preserved and put in a large box. The box then promptly went into...