Free 2017 planner!

Gina Butz expectations, growth, word of the year 8 Comments

I love planning, calendars, setting goals, and checking boxes. End of the year reflection and future planning is my jam. I have tried so many kinds of planners, but none of them quite fit my style. Then digital products came along and the battle between cute, paper planners and practical, accessible apps on my phone began. Enter Gina’s personal planner …

Looking for Jesus

Gina Butz faith, word of the year 0 Comments

It seems like people have always been looking for Jesus. The wise men looked for him when they saw his star in the East. Mary and Joseph spent three days looking for their son in the temple after they realized he wasn’t with them on their journey. (Can you imagine? “I thought he was with you!” “I thought he was with you!”). …

Seeing the Growth

Gina Butz growth, word of the year 1 Comment

Have you been wondering how my mint plant is doing? I’m sure you have. I’m sure that question occupies much your time. Well, it does come to my mind often. If you’re new here, you might be thinking, “Are these the rantings of a crazy woman?” No, they are the follow up to this post about keeping our souls well, …

Word of the Year 2015

Gina Butz faith, word of the year 3 Comments

The other day, a friend of mine asked me how I did with my word of the year for 2014. Uh . . . ok so it started out well. I chose the word Abide, and I did think about it quite a bit for the first few months. After that, when it came to mind, it was usually in …

Weekly Word – White Space

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“White space should not be considered merely ‘blank’ space — it is an important element of design which enables the objects in it to exist at all . . . A page crammed full of text or graphics with very little white space runs the risk of appearing busy, cluttered, and is typically difficult to read.” When it comes to …