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Impressions After My First Week With Hobonichi Techno

I’ve been writing in journals for a long time, and I’ve been hybrid art-bullet journaling for almost 2 years. Although I don’t normally do well with anything that’s as structured as a daily requirement, I was inspired to try Hobonichi in 2021 because of Penguins Creative’s 13 Reasons Why I Love Using A Hobonichi Techo […]

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7 Essential Tools For Journaling and Hobonichi in 2021

This content may contain affiliate links for products. If you subscribe or make a purchase after clicking one of these links, I’ll earn some money at no extra cost to you. Thank you! I’ve always been a fan of using a physical journal for writing. Whether I’m processing emotions, chronicling something that happened that day, […]

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Look closely at the present you are constructing; it should look like the future you are dreaming

Alice Walker

The gift you offer another person is just your being.

Ram Dass
Job Search

Lessons From the 3 Worst Job Interviews I’ve Ever Had

If I only knew then what I know now Especially as an inexperienced young person, interviewing for jobs can be scary, and just by virtue of fewer years, you probably have less experience in jobs and in interviews. I also used to be intimidated (petrified might be more accurate) by anyone I perceived as having […]

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12 Decluttering Tasks to Welcome 2021

Taking a page out of the Japanese handbook with my version of oosouji As the end of the year fast approaches, I’m thinking about how I can prepare for the year ahead. I haven’t historically been into celebrating New Year’s Eve or Day — if I’m going to make a change or resolution, I won’t […]

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Life Lessons

How I Developed a Treatment For My Shopping Compulsion

With Buddhism, mindfulness meditation, and the KonMari Method™ I have a menstrual cycle-related mood disorder called premenstrual dysphoric disorder (read PMDD Is Real — Let’s Talk About It for more info), but even before my diagnosis, I recognized how important self-care is for physical health and mental wellness. Unfortunately for me, what started out as self-care slowly morphed into self-indulgence and […]

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Just as happiness shines in the shadows of sorrow, only in the darkest depths of fear does courage truly shine.

Mob Psycho 100, episode 205