Journaling

2019 Hobonichi Techo Unboxing and Setup

My 2019 Hobonichi arrived! Here’s an unboxing video and my setup for my January – June Avec. Sorry for the jumpcuts and blurry shots, my camera was really not cooperating today! I’m pretty disappointed that both of my books came with a big dent in the top. I decided to…

Staying on Track with a Goals Journal

Last year, I received a little A6 Buncobon Notebook in a ZenPop subscription box, but never found a really good use for it. Last weekend, I decided to turn it into a little “goals” journal to keep track of my Life Progress! I know it sounds a bit silly, but…

DIY! Kawaii Journaling Stickers Using LINE Sticker Designs

Buying Japanese stickers can be expensive. Worst of all, sometimes you buy a sheet that’s even too cute to use! I know shopping is a hassle, and lately I’ve really been enjoying printing my own stickers to use. The best part is you can reprint them over and over, so…

August 2018 Hobonichi Flipthrough & Etsy Haul Unboxing

It’s finally September, and I’m so excited for summer to be officially over. I hate to admit it, but I am so not a big fan of summer, and this one was a really hot one all over the world. I grew up in a town that rarely reached 90°F/32°C…

The Best Places to Get Japanese Stationery Outside of Japan

Whenever I post something from my Hobonichi, I sometimes get questions about where I obtain such cute stationery. The truth is, I get most of it in Japan but that’s not a helpful answer for most people. But don’t worry, there’s also a lot of stationery I buy online that…