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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

[GIVEAWAY] Win Leggings From Wild Bangarang

When I'm out running I love to make sure that I'm wearing the comfortable clothing and that I'm easily noticed - and that's where Wild Bangarang hit the spot on both scores. 

You might have caught a few snaps of me on Instagram sporting fancy leggings such as my Anne Stokes Gothic Skulls or my WoW Felfire Infernal which I'm convinced make me run faster... 

Wild Bangarang specialise in creative lifestyle wear that is perfect for running, roller derby, ice skating, working out at the gym or just making an impact in every day life with their designs available on leggings, dresses and skirts .  They work with licensed partners to create designs based on World of Warcraft and Power Rangers and also with independent artists such as Anne Stokes.  

Having fallen in love with the unique styles - and loving all the comments I receive when wearing them - I asked Wild Bangarang if they wanted to partner with me on a giveaway and they agreed, providing two prizes for my readers.  Please follow the instructions in the Rafflecopter widget below to secure your entry.

  • PRIZE 1 = 2 x leggings from any range at Wild Bangarang
  • PRIZE 2 = 1 x leggings from any range at Wild Bangarang 

As an additional bonus, the fab team at Wild Bangarang have provided a discount code for my readers to use in August.
Enter TYPECAST15 when ordering to receive a 15% discount.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS * This giveaway will begin at 00:01 on 1st August 2016 and will close at 23:59 on 14th August 2016 * This giveaway is open to any of my readers aged 18 or above who reside in the UK. * There is no cash alternative to the giveaway * There is one compulsory entry which asks the entrant to comment on this blog. You can gain additional entries using the options in the Rafflecopter widget * There are two (2) prize in total * The prizes have been provided by Wild Bangarang * The prize winners will be asked to provide their email address so that contact can be made to arrange prize delivery * Entries will only be accepted as instructed and any entrant that does not complete the qualifying requirements will be disqualified * The winner will be chosen by using a random number generator built into the Rafflecopter widget and will be contacted direct on the email address provided within five (5) days of the draw.

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