9 Winter Solstice Gifts to Buy or DIY

Celebrating the winter solstice is a special time for family and friends to shake off the shortest and darkest day of the year and welcome the slow return of the sun. This holiday has been observed throughout history across many different cultures.  Indeed, historians believe Stonehenge in the English countryside was built to track the…

28 for 2021: Meaningful Christmas Gift Ideas for Women

Women wear a lot of hats: professional, mom, wife, caregiver, meal planner, family therapist…the list goes on. Demands on their attention and talents have only increased in the past year or two as we’ve introduced new ways of working, online schooling at home, limited services, and simply not being able to be together and rely…

30+ Festive Ideas: Christmas Packages for Missionaries

No matter where in the world your missionary is serving, they’ll surely be expecting a present from home to open on Christmas morning. Make their holiday wish come true with one (or more!) of the 30+ festive LDS missionary Christmas ideas we’ve curated for young adult and senior missionaries.  We cover some guidelines and Christmas…

20 Ways to Use Holiday Mulling Spices

Oh, the sights, sounds, and smells that make the holidays—the holidays! Even without twinkling lights or familiar carols, the scents of the season can instantly put you to a festive mindset.  For us, pine sap and evergreen needles summon memories of corner-lot Christmas trees. A whiff of woodsmoke smells like relaxed family visits around Uncle…

Sympathy Message Examples in the Workplace

Writing a sympathy note for someone’s loss is always a challenge. Words rarely seem sufficient to convey the comfort you intend. It can feel even more daunting in a professional setting when you’re not sure how to address a very emotional and personal situation. However, a condolence message for the loss of a loved one…

Sharing Sympathy with Coworkers and Colleagues

Writing a condolence note is never easy. Sending words of sympathy, already a sensitive and emotional area, in a professional context can be even more difficult. However, people grieving a loved one or experiencing the loss of someone close to them are the same people you know and care about at work. Spending the majority…

Cancer Quotes Worth Sharing

Want a simple way to support someone who has cancer? Share a quote that inspires emotion. Whether it brings motivation, hope, or even a laugh, the right quote can lift someone’s day. And you only need to spend a few seconds to send it. A lot of terrific quotes about cancer cross our desks each…

Top 7 Tips: What to Say To Someone with Cancer

A cancer diagnosis. Those are hard words to hear. And it’s a hard situation to talk about. Upon learning someone has cancer, many people don’t know what to do or what to say. Afraid they might say the wrong things, some people may resort to doing nothing at all. However, research supports that giving a…