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My Diary For 2023

Every year I write a blog post about which diary system or set up I am going to use for the following twelve months. In recent years, I have moved away from a Filofax (I trialled something earlier this year - more of that in a minute) and fallen in love with the Hobonichi printed diaries. For the last two years I have used a Hobonichi Weeks as my personal planner and I won't be deviating from that this year. I have tried a Hobonichi Techo A6 a couple of times but have never managed to feel comfortable with it size-wise.  I have always lusted after the Hobonichi Cousin A5 as a main work planner so, this year, I have bitten the bullet at launch time and invested in my very first one. Hobonichi Weeks The Hobonichi Weeks is a slim diary with a yearly, monthly and weekly layout. The main section is a "week to view with notes" and there are an additional 70 note pages at the back. This year (2022) I used the "Mega" version which comes with almost three times as m

One Year On

The Gallery: Nature

Review: Turbo Snake from JML

The Naughty Step

Why I told no-one my real name on holiday

Cancer - Your Story : Assume The Position

Life Without A T.V.


Little Pigs Have Big Ears

Poetry Corner

Soldier, Soldier

Let's Talk About Sex, Baby

Private(s) Naming Ceremony

Is This Progress?

Silence Isn't Golden - It's Wet

Painted Lady

Road Rage

The Chancers Guide to School Governance

10 Things That Surprised Me About Being A Mum

Craft Time - Gift Bags

Crich Tramway Village - Family Day Out

Tortured Dreams

Cancer - Your Story : My Grandad, The Real Hero

Being Fabulous


Happy Birthday?

Holiday Guest Posts




Jog On (Part 2)

Saving IS Fun, I Promise - Guest Post

The Medicine Cupboard