Journaling

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…

July 2018 Hobonichi Flipthrough

It’s August! I recently purchased a new daily Hobonichi with a July start and lo and behold… I got through every single day. Sometimes it’s a little difficult to know what to journal about when I didn’t even get out of my pajamas that day, but I’ve come to really…

How Hobonichi Taught Me Diligence

I caught onto the Hobonichi craze two years ago. Hobonichi is an incredibly well-designed planner from Japan that is popular amongst the journaling crowd for its soft and smooth paper, perfect size, and one page per day design. For a while, it paired exceptionally well with my Japanese studies, where…