• How To

    Time Blocking for Bullet Journalists

    Let’s be honest, some days it’s hard to maintain focus. To combat this, people have created a myriad of different productivity methods, like time blocking. Time blocking, in its simplest form, is the scheduling out of everything. Everything. This includes meal times, project times, personal time, and more. I tried out this method of time blocking in August. Below I’ll go over the basics, as well as share what worked (and didn’t work) for me. Time Blocking: The Basics What is Time Blocking? Time blocking is just scheduling your to-do list against your calendar. Essentially, you block off chunks of your day to which you devote to specific tasks. That’s…

  • Bujo Basics

    Rapid Logging – Bullet Journal Basics

    When it’s all said and done, bullet journaling is just a glorified to-do list. (Though I can argue for hours about why it’s so much more than that, but that’s not the point of this entry). After all, Bullet Journaling got its name because it consists of bulleted lists. Wow, genius. The key difference between your bujo and a really nice to-do list is one thing: Rapid Logging. What is Rapid Logging? Rapid logging is the basis of all bullet journaling. Essentially, it is a much quicker and efficient way of journaling or note-taking. Think of it as a short-form notation. It’s made of two main things: bullets and signifiers.…

  • Bullet Journaling 101: How to get started
    Bujo Basics

    Bullet Journaling 101: How To Get Started

    Are you someone who has a hard time scheduling something? Do you have long-term goals that you never seem to complete because you can’t track them? Do you have so many different personal or work projects that it’s hard to keep track? Then bullet journaling may be for you. With a bullet journal, you can keep track of any and everything all in one place, from meal planning, work projects, daily to-dos, whatever! If you aren’t convinced, check out my blog on the benefits of bullet journaling. But if you ARE convinced, you might be asking, “how do I start?”. You’re in the right place. WHAT YOU NEED: Any blank…

  • How To

    How to Draw a Hexagon with Only a Ruler

    This post contains affiliate links, meaning I may earn advertising/referral fees if you make a purchase through my link, without any cost extra cost to you. This helps the blog stay running. Thanks for your support. If you’re not lucky enough to have a stencil, first you might want to check out this awesome stencil set on Amazon. Second, here’s a quick rundown of how to draw a hexagon with only a ruler. Now you could potentially do this without a ruler, if you’re one of those crazies who can draw a straight line without one. For the best-looking hexagon though, you’re going to want to make sure that your…