How I Got Started Using A Bullet Journal

Everyone has a bullet journal story. A story about how they found out about bullet journaling, why they started, why they keep using it, and what they plan to do with it in the future. Every person who uses a bullet journal has a story to tell on how they got started, here is mine. Needing A Planner When I first started blogging over on Mommy Thrives I was working 60 hours a week as a waitress and my schedule was insane. I was trying to write new posts for the blog, market that blog, work, raise a kid, andRead More →
An Honest Review Tombow Dual Tip Brush Pens

When it comes to brush pens there is one among the many that stands out to all bullet journalers. The Tombow Dual Tip Brush Pens are among the brush pen greats – but do they stand up to the hype? Let’s find out in my honest Tombow brush pen review. So I sounded a bit like a reality TV show host for a baking show there. I should probably stop watching The Great British Bake Off on Netflix. Tombow brush pens are the most pictured and most used pens from some of the biggest influencers in bullet journaling. We seeRead More →
July 2019 Monthly Bujo Layout

I cannot believe it’s already July. Where has this year gone? I guess time flies when you are busy and having fun. I’m not changing too much in how I am journaling this month. Last month’s daily and simple layout worked really well for me. If I was too busy with work or just didn’t have anything to report I could just skip a day. I’m following the same method in July but my schedule is changing up just a little bit. I did add two trackers to July just so I can build some better habits back up again.Read More →
Bullet Journal Weekly Spreads vs Daily Spreads

Planning spreads and how we use them are essential to the bullet journal process. They help us to plan out our lives and keep us on track to reach goals. What happens when a planning spread doesn’t work for you? There is often a big debate on what planning spreads people use. Some people skip the daily spread in favor for the weekly spread. Others stick to the daily spreads because they are great for an erratic schedule. Today I’m going to show you the pros and cons of weekly and daily spreads so you can decide which spread isRead More →
15 Best Pink Themed Bullet Journal Spreads

There are times in our bullet journaling when all we want to do is a simple one color theme. Our purses and bags can only carry so many pens. It can be difficult to search through all of them to find the right shade. When this happens you pick your couple of colors and you create spreads with just those colors. I did this in my February 2019 bullet journal setup. I was in a pink mood that month so I used pink and grey mildliner highlighters. To give you more pink inspiration for your bullet journal I went onRead More →