I love New Years! 

There is something so exciting about the fresh start a new year brings. It is the perfect time to make resolutions and goals to improve your life. However, sometimes I get so excited about New Years that I spend months thinking about all the great changes I will make in January, as if it is the month of January itself that holds the power to change me. 

This year, as I reflected o...

What an amazing summer it’s been! Be the Best You Camp came and went; what a week to remember! We started the week all getting to know one another and each day flew by as we helped with incredible service projects, made new friends, heard from amazing speakers, and let’s not forget the amazing food!

Monday was the opening ceremony and it was a blast! We got to see what the week would be like and go...

With school out and the weather getting warm, there is a lot that can be done to enjoy

summer! Here are 3 fun ideas to help you recharge this summer!

Play: This is the time of year to get out and have fun! Research has shown that wholehearted

families play! This helps them connect, everyone has learning experiences, and spending time

together is irreplaceable. Ask your friends and family things that s...

Springtime is the time for new beginnings. New jobs, new ideas, new hobbies, a new school semester, and more! The word spring means to move or jump suddenly or rapidly upward/forward and to originate or arise from. In the spirit of this, here are three great ways to help you Swing into Spring!

Let the Light Shine - Most days during Spring are sunny and bright! Shed those winter clothes and go outsi...

We can’t believe it’s already March! We’re so happy to be working on plans, ideas, and fun

activities for camp! We’re so lucky to have had the past BBY experiences and can’t wait for the

ones to come!

Speaking of lucky, aren’t we so lucky to live in this day and age? It’s incredible the kind of

technology we have, how quickly we can contact one another, or find an answer to a question.

Maybe a better w...

We have been MIA from the BBY blog the past few months, but not to fret we are BACK!!! :) AND WE LOVE YOU!  

Someone once asked Jesus, “Master, which is the great commandment in the law?”

Jesus answered: “Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind.

“This is the first and great commandment.

“And the second is like unto it,...

We hope you are all excited for General Conference this weekend!  WE SURE ARE!

What an amazing opportunity to tune out the world for 2 days, and listen to our prophet and apostles who are called of God.  

Sometimes, it's hard to know how to prepare for conference weekend, so we wanted to give you a couple tips!  

1.  RECORD INSPIRED QUESTIONS in a notebook.  

Have a few questions you have po...

WOW!  What a fun summer we had together!  We miss you all so much, but are so grateful for the memories you made with us at Be The Best You, and A  New You!  

We can't believe you are all back in school already, and getting ready for FALL!!!  The Leaves are starting to change, there's a crisp feeling in the air in the morning and at night....and I bet all of you are LOVING having hom...

How are you spending your long summer days?

Everyone loves summertime because it brings warm weather and long days to do

whatever we want to with. There are a lot of good ways to spend our extra time, but

have we considered giving away some of our extra time to others in need?

Elder Dallin H. Oaks of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles said “our Savior gave

Himself in unselfish service. He taught that ea...

There are always a lot of fun things going on over the summer, but at Be The Best You

girls camp, we have an endless amount of fun! So we decided to tell you just 26 of

the super awesome things we pack in to one week!



ACCEPTANCE – We come to BBY to be true to ourselves and we are all accepted and

loved as who we are!


BARBARA – You can’t help but LOVE Barbara. She always has the best messages and


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