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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

Celebrate Your Special Occasions With Thorntons Chocolates

Receiving a box of Thorntons Chocolates as a gift is a bit of a tradition in this family. 

Everyone knows that I'm a bit of a chocoholic and I love anything from their selection. But because I never buy them for myself they are always a much-appreciated treat!

Buying a Classic box is always a safe bet when you're looking for a gift for me but I've recently sampled the Continental "Taste Journey" selection and also some salted caramel Pearls, all of which have been added to my favourites list.

What I didn't realise is that Thornton's have gift hampers available on their website which is a great idea for a family coming up to Christmas. I've also seen that they have various ways in which to search their website depending on who you are looking to treat and for what occasion.

Let me know what your favourite chocolate treat is or if you have any more Thorntons recommendations for me!






Thorntons sent me some chocolates from their range to sample.  
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