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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 Blog

I was stumped this week when I read the prompt.  My Blog.  I had already encapuslated "my blog" when I had taken pictures for the Gallery prompt "Self Portrait" back in May last year.  Then I saw something on Twitter and had a bit of a brainwave.

Welcome to the back of my blog.  The inner workings.  Sort of...


First I start with a blank page... and then, my brain ticks away.  From the back of the blog the posts are inserted in draft format, tweaked and edited, put on hold for a bit sometimes, complimentary images are inserted, everything perfected and then they are published.  You just get to see the good stuff.

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With thanks to @stevemorton for tweeting this link from @Tommes_S and giving me the inspiration.

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