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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 Gallery : My Favourite Photo

You see the theme this week?  "My Favourite Photo (and why)".  Do you think that is an easy or difficult prompt?  I don't mind admitting that it has left me pondering a-while.  Should I choose a picture of my family, my extended family, scenery...?  But then I remembered a precious keepsake that I have...



Here are literally hundreds of photographs of my early life.  And for all you young'uns out there, these are called SLIDES! I rediscovered these when clearing out mum's house and the children were fascinated by them.  We also found the individual slide viewer (that looks like this) and took it in turns to HOWL laughing at the old fashioned pictures from the 1970's.

And just for the mushy vote, this was next to the boxes of slides in the drawer:  From back in the day when we were young and thin...
(Kev is going to kill me *snigger*)


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For the weekly Gallery over at Sticky Fingers.  This week's theme was "My Favourite Photo (and why)".  You can see all other entries >>> here <<<

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