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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


Welcome to "Vlog Challenge"

Each Vlog Challenge will be set weekly on a Tuesday either by myself (Blog | TwitterYouTube) or by Kate (Blog | TwitterYouTube) and you are free to interpret the theme in any way you like.

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Vlog Challenge - The Introduction

Vlog Challenge 1 - Top Tips

Vlog Challenge 2 - Beauty/Fashion

Vlog Challenge 3 - Books

Vlog Challenge 4 - Music

Vlog Challenge 5 - What's In My Bag?

Vlog Challenge 6 - Food

Vlog Challenge 7 - What's In My Fridge?

Vlog Challenge 8 - Three Things That Make Me Rage

Vlog Challenge 9 - Guilty Pleasures

Vlog Challenge 10 - Demonstrate Something

Vlog Challenge 11 - Your Morning Routine

Vlog Challenge 12 - Two Truths, One Lie

Vlog Challenge 13 - Interview Someone

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