Bullet Journal Meal Planning Ideas

Since we plan the rest of our lives in our bullet journals why not have a bullet journal meal plan too. Meal planning is taking time to plan out your meals for a week, couple weeks, or a month ahead. It helps with sticking to budgets, grocery shopping, reminding for defrosting, and keeping you on track with a diet. Meal planning is essential for busy people. When life has you running around it’s important to take a little bit of time to plan out what you will eat. I know all too well that when we don’t do meal planning it leads to eating outRead More →
Bullet Journal Fitness Tracker Ideas

Health and fitness trackers for your bullet journal can be used for so much more than just getting into shape. These spreads can help with your overall physical wellness. We are going to take a look at all the different ways you can use your bullet journal for health and fitness. Health is more than just making sure you are working out or eating right. Health is about making sure your body is performing at its peak levels at all time. It’s important to track what’s going on with your body so you can maintain a good level of health. Before we get started hereRead More →
20 Bullet Journal Gratitude Log Ideas

Gratitude logs are an amazing tool for building a positive mindset. If you haven’t yet used a gratitude log or are wondering if you should use one at all, I have all the reasons why you should right here. If you are looking for a way to live in the present, be more positive, and shift your mind away from negativity a gratitude log is the best place to start. There are some pretty powerful reasons to use a gratitude log. Before we get started here is a list of my recommended supplies. Recommended Products Journal Stencils Fine Point Pens Micron Fine Line Set PensRead More →
Bullet Journal Halloween Doodle Ideas

I love Halloween doodles. They are fun to create, to color, and can be as creepy, cartoonish, or beautiful as you wish. October is usually when the Instagram feeds fill up with original Halloween doodles. I even created a few of my own with how to’s for this post. Doodles are more than just funny cartoon drawings, they can look realistic too. Doodles can be any type of idle drawing. You don’t think about a doodle too much you just kind of go with the flow of the drawing. As always make sure you sketch out in pencil first and then fill it in withRead More →
Bullet Journal Banners and Headers Ideas

Every now and then we need to spark some creative juices in ourselves so we go searching for ideas and inspiration. Bullet journal banners and headers are the perfect place to start. Here you can find all the many different ways that you can title your pages and spreads. All of us at some point will want pretty headers and banners for our bullet journal pages. If you are not familiar with brush lettering or creating banners I highly recommend you practice them on extra paper, in a practice journal, or in a drawing notebook. This will help you to perfect your style before committingRead More →

Tracking your mood is one of the best ways to get a look at your overall mental health state and then work to correct it if needed. A bullet journal mood tracker gives you a place to do that easily and creatively. Tracking anything that is physically or mentally happening with you could help to identify real issues that need to be resolved. A mood tracker can help you to identify depression and anxiety triggers or symptoms quickly. A mood tracker that is filled with a lot of sad days could mean that there are issues you need to resolve. Likewise, anger or feelings ofRead More →
Bullet Journal Uses For Goal Planning - How To Plan Goals In Your Bullet Journal

If you aren’t setting goals and keeping track of them in your bullet journal you are missing out and some of the best parts of it. Goal tracking is the fastest way to make sure you reach your goals. Learn how to set up bullet journal goals trackers so you can reach your goals faster. It could be losing weight, saving money, business goals, or personal goals. Setting goals in your bullet journal and then tracking your progress on those goals is the fastest way to make sure you reach all of your goals. Making A Plan For Reaching Goals In Your Bullet Journal WeRead More →

For my first actual month doing a full theme in my bullet journal I decided to have a Nightmare Before Christmas bullet journal theme. I love the movie and Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. It made sense for me to pick and try my hand at this theme. Overall I’m pretty happy with everything about this theme and how it turned out in my bullet journal. It took me a bit of time to figure out how I was going to incorporate the theme and Halloween into each of my spreads but all together it’s pretty awesome. Before we get started here isRead More →

The very first pages that you are going to put into your bullet journal is your key and your index pages. You key page tells you what all your symbols means. This helps you to reference tasks, completed tasks, projects, events, and other aspects of your life that you need to track. The index page tells you where you can find everything in your journal. When you come up with your key you can use any symbols that you wish. As you use the symbols enough you will eventually memorize them and actually rarely reference this page. Your index pages will tell you where toRead More →
Bullet Journal Wreath Doodle Ideas

Wreaths are one of the most popular designs to use in a bullet journal. They add just the right amount of art to your spreads, are easy to create, and can be extremely creative. Wreath doodles in your bullet journal are a fantastic way to mark the beginning of a new month or to highlight something in a weekly spread. I highly recommend purchasing and inexpensive compass to help create wreaths. This helps you get the wreath perfectly circle and in the center of the page. This is the one I use. The first thing you should understand about your wreaths is they don’t haveRead More →

A bullet journal is really a creative whole life planner. It makes sense that you would want to include your budget and money into it. Today we are going to look at bullet journal money tracker ideas to find one that will help you stay on budget and start saving money. Bullet journal money trackers are used to track savings, money goals, debt pay off, spending and monthly bills. Depending on what your money goals are will determine what type of tracker you want to use. Remember, if you are uncomfortable creating a bullet journal money tracker in the bullet journal that goes with youRead More →
21 Bullet Journal Geek Theme Ideas

Something magical happens when geeks start bullet journaling. We start creating some magnificent geeky spreads of our favorite fandoms. When I decided to stop doing the minimalist themes, I knew it wouldn’t be long before I started stepping into the world of geek themed bullet journal ideas. It’s not easy planning out geeky themes. First, you want to do your fandom justice by portraying it right. Second, you have to try to figure out unique layouts that incorporate your theme. Finally, you have to learn to draw your favorite characters and practice them. Your bullet journal is unique to you and if you are aRead More →
Bullet Journal Book Tracker Ideas

If you aren’t already a reader, you will be after taking a look at these upcoming bullet journal book trackers. One of the first things that I wanted to add to my lifestyle was reading more. Creating a book log for your bullet journal will help you to get on track with reading every day. You’ll end up wishing you had more time to read in the day to read more. Additionally, as your bullet journal book tracker gets filled in you will feel a sense of accomplishment. Types of Bullet Journal Book Trackers There are loads of ways you can track books. While rightRead More →

Harry Potter is a favorite fandom of mine. So, it only makes sense for me to do a Harry Potter bullet journal theme post, right? I have rounded up some of the best Harry Potter doodles and spreads to draw inspiration from. I plan on doing a Harry Potter theme in my own bullet journal in November. I am currently reading through the Harry Potter books for the first time after seeing the movies several times. I have to say I am loving the books and highly recommend reading them. Harry Potter Doodles & Spreads If you are planning on doing Harry Potter Spreads inRead More →
21 Bullet Journal Floral Theme Ideas

We all need inspiration from time to time for our bullet journals. One of the wonderful things about bullet journaling is the amount of ideas that comes into our community from some really inspiring artists. For the moment I want to focus on weekly spreads that have a floral theme. Upon initial thought about a flower theme you are probably look for pale spreads with wispy watercolor designs. You might be surprised to see just how vibrant floral spreads can be. Bright reds of a poppy themed spread or the sunny yellows of a sunflower theme can really lift your mood throughout the week. IRead More →
Best Bullet Journal Notebooks

One of the hardest decision that a bullet journaler has to make is deciding which journal to choose. I have scoured bullet journal groups, blog posts, and amazon reviews galore to find the best bullet journal notebooks. I came up with 4. The bullet journal becomes such a personal and closely held object to the person utilizing it. It will be shoved into purses, briefcases, brought on trips, opened, closed, flipped through, go through water coloring and pen after pen. The bullet journal takes a lot of abuse in it’s life. Finding one that can stand up to the day to day abuse over theRead More →
Bullet Journal Sunflower Theme - September 2018 Bullet Journal Layout

We are two days away from September and I have my bullet journal setup for the month complete. It’s nice to have everything planned out so early and I can start filling in all of my monthly plans and updates. Before I fill in everything though I want to share with you my September bullet journal setup. This month I decided to go with fall because I already planned out October and November themes. Additionally, we currently live in central Pennsylvania and the leaves are already starting their changing. This area is absolutely beautiful in the fall as the mountain brightens up with reds, oranges,Read More →

If you are brand new to bullet journaling you probably need help deciding what supplies to get. This is where I come in. I’m giving you tips to getting the best bullet journal supplies for beginners. You don’t have to spend loads of money to start bullet journaling and this post will teach you how. When you first start bullet journaling you don’t always know if you are going to stick with it. You don’t want to spend loads of money on a hobby you might not follow through on, right? Well this is why I recommend you get a cheap composition notebook and aRead More →

Keeping with our perfect spreads for beginners theme we are going to cover some easy bullet journal monthly spreads. Easy monthly spreads are great for more than just beginners. Bullet journalers who want a minimalist or simple look for ease of creation can take advantage of the easy to duplicate spreads. I highly recommend that bullet journal beginners go with minimalist spreads and layouts for at least the first month or so. By keeping things simple while you are first getting into the habit of using your bullet journal you are less likely to feel overwhelmed and give up. Bullet journaling is an amazing creativeRead More →
21 Bullet Journal Future Log Ideas

One of the very first spreads people put in their bullet journal is the future log. The bullet journal year at a glance is a fantastic reference guide for planning out your entire year. They are fantastic to marking holidays, birthdays, and other important dates. Future logs in your bullet journal are an essential spread to create. They make planning easier and are a fantastic reference when creating your monthly and weekly spreads. Before we get started here is a list of my recommended supplies. Recommended Products Journal Stencils Fine Point Pens Micron Fine Line Set Pens Tombow Fudenosuke Soft And Hard Tip Brush PenRead More →