How to Break in a Notebook

“Beware of the person of one book.”–Thomas Aquinas There’s something elegant and timeless about hardbound notebooks. It’s almost as if whatever you capture in them becomes more meaningful. Investing in one is like investing in your own story, and with …more

The Pen Trick

You know that terrible feeling as a great idea slips away because you couldn’t find a pen in time? Here’s a quick trick that will help you avoid that from happening again. Other solutions: The Leuchtturm Pen Loop The leather …more

Weekly Food Log

“To eat is a necessity, but to eat intelligently is an art.” ― François de La Rochefoucauld No matter what your goals, to eat healthy you need a game plan. That said, food planning can quickly become overwhelming. The Weekly …more

What to Keep

I was recently reading a book by Marie Kondo called “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up.” One thing that Ms. Kondo describes in her book is how to declutter and organize a closet. Rather than scouring your closet for things …more


Using Collections in the Bullet Journal is a great way to organize ongoing projects. Some longer-lived projects will spread throughout your book. Though indexing helps you keep track of where your collections occur within the book, it can be a …more