I’m Moving!

Hey Everyone!

I know this isn’t the day I normally post, but . . . I have a little announcement, and I thought I’d share it in a video.

Beginning tomorrow (Tuesday, August 11, 2020), I’ll be blogging from my NEW online home. You can find the blog here.

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I’d love for you to check out my new website and tell me what you think. The address is: https://jeannetakenaka.com

The welcome mat is out. See you over there!


Bridges: 4 Truths About Bridges and Relationships

The international bridge between the United States and Canada

By Jeanne Takenaka

Most of this blog is a repost from a much earlier post . . . Our family took an impromptu trip, so I’m sharing this with you, and I’ll be commenting this week as I have time. 🙂


This past weekend, the family and I had a paintball adventure. It was my first time ever playing the game. A creek ran through the course. Our referee told Hubs and me that there were five bridges crossing it, some were rickety, but they provided a way to cross and stay dry. 

There were a couple narrow places where one could jump from one side of the creek to the other, but I was always on the lookout for a bridge. Who needs the stress of trying to jump while not being splatted with paint?

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