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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

The End of Big Brother


Tonight, I shall be weeping onto my laptop (watch out for the rivers of mascara, Twitter friends) as Big Brother closes it's doors for the final time until Channel 5 decide that it is a concept they can't refuse.  Many fabulous freaks have passed through the doors; some wanting to experience the original concept of a controlled environment and others canny enough to realise that the popularity of the programme provided an instant springboard to temporary fame and fortune.

What is your favourite moment?  
Who was your favourite housemate?
Can you pick just one of each?