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We Moved!

We made it to Washington! The weeks leading up to the Road Trip were busier than we anticipated, as all moves have a tendency to be.  With 30+ hours of driving and one car load of belongings, bunnies and gerbils, we made it safely to our destination.  The scenery was beautiful, transitioning from flat farmland… Continue reading We Moved!

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New Journal Supplies | March 2016

This past month has been a time for experimenting with different art supplies. I wanted to share what I’ve acquired so far, since I’ve been having so much fun playing these new things. Tim Holtz stains are my favorites so far. The wash of color adds character to my otherwise stark white pages and really… Continue reading New Journal Supplies | March 2016

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Blue Midori Traveler’s Notebook Setup

I’ll admit, I’ve always wanted to film a Midori Traveler’s Notebook setup.  I enjoy watching them on Youtube immensely and thought I’d try my hand at it – especially since I’d recently gotten the Blue Limited Edition Traveler’s Notebook.  I was anxious to move into this beauty and decided, with the new year, I should… Continue reading Blue Midori Traveler’s Notebook Setup

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Blue Midori Traveler’s Notebook Unboxing

To mark my 30th birthday and as a treat to myself, I decided to open the Blue Midori Traveler’s Notebook.  I’d gotten it back in September 2015 when we were in London and I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to get it when I saw it in JP London Books. I didn’t think I was… Continue reading Blue Midori Traveler’s Notebook Unboxing

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Craft Cart Tour

Two years and three moves later, I have curated a well stocked craft cart that both meets my crafting/stationery needs, yet doesn’t make me feel like I’m hoarding supplies and letting it gather dust.   You’ve seem my craft box contents in a previous post, but now I take you into what’s in my very… Continue reading Craft Cart Tour

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Birthday Stationery Surprise

Last week, I celebrated my 30th birthday! Kicking off the week, my husband surprised me with a box of stationery goodies from my favorite Etsy shop – you guessed it, Geluk.  I was squealing with delight when I opened it!  Needless to say, my husband knows me well.  

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2016 Planner Setup

I love planners.  I’ve used one ever since they started giving one away at the beginning of each school year starting in middle school.  For an organizational person like me, it was so much fun to color-code and make sure appointments were not forgotten. Over the years, I’ve used so many different versions.  Thick spiral-bound… Continue reading 2016 Planner Setup

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Stationery from HK & China

I was not lucky enough to attend a cousin’s wedding this past December due to timing issues with my move(s). But my little brother, who was able to go, brought me back a taste of Hong Kong and Guangzhou in the form of stationery. Memories flood back as I gaze over at the Sanrio stickers… Continue reading Stationery from HK & China

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The Etsy Shop I Can’t Stay Away From

Why not start the New Year with new stationery? Whenever I need a few items to help refresh my journaling, I always turn to my favorite Etsy shop, Geluk, for some cute, fun items. Shipping is a little high, as it hails from Japan, so I had to take one for the team and just make my… Continue reading The Etsy Shop I Can’t Stay Away From

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2015 Review & 2016 Goals

Happy New Year! I hope everyone’s off to a great start to 2016 and if you have resolutions, please share! I definitely have a few goals to share myself. To recap the last half of the year and why I haven’t posted much was because of the following: We sold our house. Moved to the… Continue reading 2015 Review & 2016 Goals