More Japanese notebook madness

My attempts at avoiding online stationery impulse purchases have been made all the more difficult by lockdown boredom! I think I've done pretty well over the last few moths, but this weekend I splurged - a late birthday gift for myself, if you will. I got myself a couple of notebooks from Stalogy (yes more… Continue reading More Japanese notebook madness

Breaking in my new Hobonichi planner

It's probably no surprise to regular readers of this or previous incarnation of the blog that after watching literally dozens of unboxing videos, I went and ordered my won Hobonichi planner. I was due to be in Tokyo last month, but of course COVID-19 meant that had to be cancelled. A Hobonichi was on my… Continue reading Breaking in my new Hobonichi planner

Lockdown lessons: I love a good unboxing video

Aside from a 10km walk, clearing out our wardrobes, doing laundry and watching the finale of 'Man in the High Castle', I spent much of yesterday watching unboxing videos on YouTube. And I have to say it was good for the soul. For the uninitiated, unboxing videos are (generally) amateur videos of excited people opening… Continue reading Lockdown lessons: I love a good unboxing video