Cult Pen(cils)

Cult Pen(cils)

Oops – where did September and October go?  (The answer is: they were swallowed by attempting to do most of a 9 month Open University course in 2 months, including the exam.  The good news is that if I passed the exam then I’ve got my degree!) Anyway, this post is just a quick shout … Continue reading

My FiloFlex

My FiloFlex

I’ve always been an A5 sort of person for my planner needs – I like to have space to write.  However, as everyone knows, A5 Filofaxes are rather large beasts, and not ideally suited to fitting in handbags (even if your handbag is fairly enormous, since it doubles as a nappy bag), so what’s a … Continue reading

The Forever Blanket

The Forever Blanket

… so named because it’s taken forever to make! The squares were all knitted up quite some time ago, but they then needed sewing together – I’m never making a blanket with 60 squares that all need sewing at the end ever again.  I couldn’t do the sewing as I went along, because I was … Continue reading

My New Notebooks

My New Notebooks

For several years before I had my Flex as a planner I organised my life primarily using an A6 spiral bound notebook. I kept everything except the calendar in there; mostly it consisted of lists: shopping lists, errand lists, possible present lists, meeting notes & actions, contact details (to transfer to Google contacts), dates and … Continue reading

Philofaxy Prize Metropol

Philofaxy Prize Metropol

Well for the first time in years, I won a competition!  I enter loads of competitions, but very rarely win anything. I think the last time was at Christmas about 5 years ago, when we a group of us at work did a quiz in the newspaper over lunch, and I emailed in the answers … Continue reading