Embrace Challenge

“Keep a notebook. Travel with it, eat with it, sleep with it. Slap into it every stray thought that flutters up into your brain. Cheap paper is less perishable than gray matter, and lead pencil markings endure longer than memory.” …more

Identifying the Essential

“Simplicity boils down to two steps: Identify the essential. Eliminate the rest.” – Leo Babauta Day in and day out we write down tasks, cross them off and start again the next day. Sometimes the task list piles up, and …more

It’s Not the How, it’s the Why

One of the things I love the most about watching the Bullet Journal system evolve, is how diverse and inventive the interpretations are. Recently however, I’ve been getting a lot of email asking me which is the correct way to …more

Show & Tell 4

“The day you stop learning is the day you stop living.” – Albert Einstein If I had to name my favorite thing about bulletjournaling, it would be its flexibility. As my needs change, so does my Bullet Journal. Since a …more

Future Log: The Hope Method

I’d just like to take this opportunity to thank Ryder for sharing my Calendex system and thanks to everyone who has read, shared, reviewed and implemented it in their own bullet journal. My analog journey all started around 2 years ago when …more

The Focus Challenge

“Whether you think you can, or you can’t do a thing – you’re right” – Henry Ford Welcome to a new year and a new #BulletJournalChallenge! This is an excellent time to identify what you want to achieve in order …more

Jonathan Carroll

Tis the season of gratitude and family, so I thought it fitting to interview the person who inspired me to first set pen to paper: my father, Jonathan Carroll. One of my favorite pictures is of us sitting at his …more

Yearly Migration

As the year draws to a close, I wanted to share a little tradition of mine – The Yearly Migration. On the first day of January, I always start a brand new notebook. It is more than just a blank …more

Future Log: The Alastair Method

I’m a recent convert to Bullet Journal system for keeping on top of my tasks and projects while at the same time keeping a record of notes, thoughts, lists and observations. The system just seems to work for me. Low …more

The Recentering Challenge

“Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own. ” – Bruce Lee The end of the year commonly inspires thinking about what we’d like to improve on or do differently in the new …more