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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

Wikio Parent Blog Rankings - May Preview

A sneak preview of the Wikio rankings for May (if you like that type of thing).  The full list will be published by Wikio on 5th May 2011.

As ever, these types of lists and rankings split the blogging world right down the middle.  It would be interesting to hear your comments and views on this, especially as there has been a lot of talk recently about the value of rankings in a community where emphasis is on how you should blog for yourself and for enjoyment rather than for other people.  Readers are a bonus... or are they?  What is the point of having an online blog (following whatever theme you have chosen) if no-one reads it or do you just want somewhere to order your thoughts?

1Sticky Fingers
2ParentDish - UK
3Madhouse Family Reviews !
4Baby Budgeting
5Redtedart's Blog
6Mummy from the Heart.......
7PhD in Parenting
8Kate Takes 5
9Thinly Spread
10journey of the mocha bean(s) and mummy
12Who's the Mummy?
13Cafe Bebe
14The Five Fs blog
15All Baby Advice
17Offbeat Mama
18Are we nearly there yet mummy?
19notes from home
20Maison Cupcake

Ranking made by Wikio

Edit:  9th May 2011 - Wikio Rankings Explained