Using a Bullet Journal to Simplify My Life

Never say never, I guess. Because I always told myself that a bullet journal just wasn’t for me. But here I am now, and I think I like it.

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I always told myself that a bullet journal just wasn’t for me. (I also said I’d never buy MAMBI Happy Planner stickers, but, well, umm…) ┬áThat takes way too much effort, why would I want to design a new page each week?!

But life happens. Needs change. And maybe this isn’t such a bad idea after all.

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My Favorite Pens for Planning

Every Planner Girl (or Guy) knows how important pens are to your planner. Don’t waste any more time on pens that you think will be awesome, just to have them be a complete disappointment!

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Ah. I love pens. I can’t go into a store without looking in the pen aisle. And I’ve had my fair share of pens that are disappointing. Especially ones that seem like they would be good and just didn’t deliver. So I wanted to share with you my favorite pens. These are my go-to pens when I pull out my planner. The ones that I know will deliver every time.

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Thanksgiving Planner Preview (with free printable)

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I LOVE the holidays!! Like a lot. And I’m already getting excited to start planning them. In fact, I had already started pinning fall decor ideas and Thanksgiving planning stuff, and then I did the math… It was still 3 months away! To be honest, that made me a little sad.

I love when seasons change: cold turns to Spring, Spring turns to Summer (since I’m totally a beach girl from when I lived in California!). But by far, my favorite changes are always fall and winter- plus the holidays they bring.

I love the holidays and spending time with my family. They are really happy memories for me.

And I love planning the holiday gatherings. I usually go a bit overboard when I’m left in charge…..

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