Goals, Perspective, Simplicity

Stuff: When We Need White Space

+Jeanne Takenaka @JeanneTakenaka I can’t believe we’re two weeks into 2017! In the interest of starting things new, I’m sharing a three-part series about something that impacted me in a powerful way last year. ***** I never knew a simple decision would lead to so much heart change. A challenge to create more white space in… Continue reading Stuff: When We Need White Space

Faith, Forgiveness, Grace

Stuff: Renewing Our Hearts and Minds

+Jeanne Takenaka @JeanneTakenaka This is the final installment of a three-part series about creating white space in our homes and our lives. You can find the other posts here. ***** Purging a closet, much less a room, can feel overwhelming. When we do the work, a room is opened up . . . and so is something… Continue reading Stuff: Renewing Our Hearts and Minds

Faith, Fear, Forgiveness

Stuff: What We Hold In Our Hearts

+Jeanne Takenaka @JeanneTakenaka This is part two of a three-part series about creating white space in our homes and our lives. You can find the first post here. ***** Last week, I shared a bit about how I repurposed my “junk/project” room into a creativity space. Purging stuff from our homes can become addictive. At least… Continue reading Stuff: What We Hold In Our Hearts

Guest Posts, Suffering, Uncategorized

Grief: One Author’s Lessons From the Book of Job

Guest Post by Anne Morelli I haven’t yet had the privilege of meeting Anne Morelli in person, but we’ve connected in a number of places online. And every one of her posts is encouraging and authentic. She has a way of sharing quiet, heartfelt wisdom. She recently released an intriguing book about grief called, When… Continue reading Grief: One Author’s Lessons From the Book of Job