Creating a beautiful home should be driven by a passion for cultivating the beautiful moment, one that not only draws out the best of us and our surroundings but inspires the sacred conversations that soothe the angst and make a way for love. Because what a home “looks like” should never be placed over how it feels—Janene Kraft, Founder, Sanctuary Living

Our surroundings, our environments are tangible extensions of who we are. THEY reveal what we are drawn to, who we love, what excites and motivates us, and what we find to be interesting and lovely. So what is the narrative you have to share? Filling your space with story will transform the way others experience you through your environment and impact all involved on levels more felt than seen.  

FORTY ONE YEARS

FORTY ONE YEARS

Before I was eighteen, I had soared above the clouds more times than I can remember but never on a commercial plane. That first jet-propelled flight it felt silly, given my age and flight experience,  to still myself while a member of the crew pinned to my gauzy white blouse this tiny little set of silver wings. How curious this overwhelming feeling of being terrified in context of sitting in the co-pilot’s seat more times than I could count as a little girl. While classroom friends sent invitations to play pin the tail on the donkey, we would take the…

PEARLS TO SWINE

PEARLS TO SWINE

There has always been a little chaos. The way we would be just sitting down for supper when the warnings…

WHAT WE BELIEVE

WHAT WE BELIEVE

One day I should like to write of my obsession with cemeteries, my fascination with simple phrases etched into stone…