• organisation

    How I Stay Organised At University

    Today I want to share how I stay organised at university. Higher education is different for many reasons. At school, you’re told what to do and to an extent forced to do it. University is very different, there is no one making sure you’re attending class or doing work. University forces you to take control of your learning, lecturers are there to help and guide you. But they can only help if you put the effort in. Today I want to share some organisational tips I’ve figured out which help me to do my best at university. I have Chronic Fatigue Syndrome so I’m not the sort of person who…

  • bullet journal

    How To Fix Mistakes In Your Bullet Journal

    Today I want to talk about an issue I think everyone who uses a bullet journal has had to deal with at some point. Fixing mistakes in your bullet journal. I’m not perfect, I make mistakes in my bullet journal all the time. I’m also terrible at spelling which does not help in the slightest. So today I want to share some examples of my bullet journal mistakes and how I have fixed them.  How To Fix Mistakes In Your Bullet Journal Change Your Mindset The first thing I think we should do though is talk about making mistakes in your bullet journal. I have a habit of putting pressure…

  • blogging

    My Tips For Staying Organised When Blogging

    Today I want to share some advice on a topic which is important to me. How to stay organised when blogging. I’ve been blogging for nearly seven years now and over that time I’ve figured out some ways to help me manage that process and stay organised. I’ve seen people say that blogging is hard, which I wouldn’t agree with. Certainly at the start blogging can be hard. But what I’ve found is that blogging can become increasingly time-consuming. When I started blogging I could finish a post in a few hours. I’d write a few hundred words, add a photo and that was me done. Now a single blog…

  • blogging

    How I Got 100k Pinterest Views

    I have been using Pinterest for literally years. I signed up when it was so new that you needed to be invited to join. At the time I didn’t quite get what Pinterest was for. I then went to college and was encouraged to use Pinterest to do visual research. I’ve done that ever since and in 2019 hit 100k Pinterest views. I realise that number probably sounds a lot more impressive than it actually is. Getting 100k Pinterest views in a month is very impressive if you use them in the right way. This is why so many bloggers say you should use Pinterest to drive traffic to your…

  • bullet journal

    5 Monthly Spread Layouts For Your Bullet Journal

    Today I want to try something a little different and share some examples of monthly spread layouts you could try in your bullet journal. I’ve been bullet journaling for over four years now and the way I bullet journal has changed a lot during that time. One of the things I’ve always loved about bullet journaling is that I can be experimental and try out new things. If you visit the bullet journal website, there is an example of how the monthly log should be laid out. But there are also a lot of different options when it comes to customising the monthly log and getting creative with it. Today,…