• #bujo for NaNoWriMo

    Twelve Tips to Win at NaNoWriMo

    Ways to Win at NaNoWriMo! With NaNoWriMo starting in just a few days, I thought I would give some of the tips that have worked for me to win at NaNoWriMo. For those of you who do not participate, we will be talking about something else next month. For those that do participate, how are you feeling as November 1st approaches? My NaNo Journey This year marks my sixth year of participating. And, I have won 4 of the last 5 years and hope to add another one. A couple of years felt relatively easy and others, oh, so difficult. Last year, my life was completely out of control and…

  • #bujo for NaNoWriMo

    Using Your #BUJO for Writing and NaNoWriMo

    It seems that I spend a lot of time with my bullet journal – and I do. And in my quest to make my life work well, I’ve been looking at ways to organize my writing also. As October is Preptober, I’ve found a way to use my #bujo for writing and NaNoWriMo. With NaNoWriMo just around the corner and Preptober imminent, I’ve made some realizations. What is Preptober and NaNoWriMo you ask? NaNoWriMo is National Novel Writing Month. I’ve written a post about it which will be scheduled in just a couple of days. However, the purpose of NaNoWriMo is to write a novel in an entire month but…

  • Bullet Journaling,  Tools

    Journal Tools – Photography

    In lieu of an exercise for this month, we are talking about journaling tools. And photography is something that can add so much to your journal. I hope you try it for yourself. For many, photos aren’t generally a journaling tool. However, adding photo’s to any journal helps to connect the written word with an image. It is a really cool thing. Just an FYI – There are no affiliate links in this post. Just my opinion and experience. I’ve always loved photography and have dreamed of taking beautiful pictures. Scattered around my house are vintage cameras to lend to this love. However, I have long been a purist where…