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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

A Final Thank You

Race for Life final total

Earlier this year I took part in two Race For Life events to raise money for Cancer Research UK.  My daughter joined me for the first one (in Blackburn) and my sister in law joined me for the second one (in Manchester).  

On Monday 30th September my online donation page officially closes 
but just have a look at the total raised.

(plus £144.88 in Gift Aid)

YOU did that.  Every single person who donated can be assured that your money is going towards developments and research to help beat cancer - a disease which affects more than 1 in 3 of us.

So, from Rachel, Trish and myself

Here's to next year!