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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

Over At The High Tea Cast... Friends Without Faces

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I am ever so grateful for my online friendships and they are the inspiration for this month's article over at The High Tea Cast.  I have been online since about 2001/2002 and have 'met' many people in that time.  A special few make it to the FF list (Friends Forever) where they will remain for reasons that don't need explaining.  Do you have "Friends Without Faces"?  Have a read of the article and let me know.