An Autumn Getaway in Vancouver

How My Bullet Journal Makes Me Happier

I’ve been using my bullet journal for almost a year. The system works for me. This is the longest I have ever kept a journal. The key to the bullet journal for me is its flexibility. I use what works, stop using what doesn’t, and can change my pages any time I want or need to. It feels good to feel organized. My bullet journal makes me happier. The bullet journal system might not work for every one, but I recommend giving it a try. You might be pleasantly surprised to see it works for you too.   What is Read More

An Autumn Getaway in Vancouver

Favorite Things: Amazon Edition

In honor of Amazon Prime Day, I thought I’d share some of my favorite Amazon items. I’ve had my Amazon Prime membership for just under a year. It has been totally worth the $99 fee. This will be my first Prime Day as a member. I’m not sure what benefits I take advantage of yet, but I am looking forward to seeing the deals. Please note this post contains affiliate links. If you click on one, it will take you to Amazon. It doesn’t not cost anything, but if you buy something, I may receive financial compensation. See my disclosure Read More

An Autumn Getaway in Vancouver

3 Kinds of Journals for Self-Care

Self-care is a major buzz word these days. I see ideas for self-care every where I look. Is it because our world seems more stressful or out of control than ever? Maybe. Perhaps it’s because we live at such a fast pace…instant this, automatic that. Whatever the reason, practicing self-care is more than just the latest buzz word. It’s also good for your health. Self-care can be anything that you do for yourself that benefits your physical, mental and/or emotional health.  It doesn’t have to be anything excessive or out of the ordinary. In fact, you probably practice self-care on Read More

An Autumn Getaway in Vancouver

Best Sites for Bullet Journal Supplies and Inspiration

Did you start a new journal for the new year? Are you thinking of jumping into the bullet journal world? Please do. It’s creative, organized, supportive, and just plain fun. Still on the fence? It doesn’t have to be expensive or time-consuming. Bullet journals can be whatever you want them to be. That’s the simple beauty of them. Looking for bullet journal supplies and/or inspiration? Read on. All you need to start a bullet journal is a notebook and a pen. That’s it. Sure, there’s plenty more to add if you want to. Some people like specific notebooks (but a Read More