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When Life is too Busy for Bullet Journaling

Have you ever been too busy to use your bullet journal? But you know you still need your journal so you try to make it work even when you simply don’t have the time to figure out what that even means. Yep. Me too. Let me tell you about my January and February. As much...

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Designworks Ink Journal

Designworks Ink Journal Bullet Journal Notebook Review Key Features: Size: 8.5" x 5.8" - true A5 Cover: hardcover, chipboard with cloth binding, floral with gold foil embossing Binding: sewn Pages: 192 Additional features:  it's...

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Artist’s Loft Hardcover Journal

Artist’s Loft Hardcover Journal Bullet Journal Notebook Review   Key Features: Key Features: great low-budget starter option with OK paper Size: 8" x 6"  |  203mm x 152mm Cover: hardcover  |  8+ color options Binding: sewn Pages:...

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Amazabooks Journal

Amazabooks Journal Bullet Journal Notebook Review Key Features: Size: 8.5" x 5.3" Cover: hard, pu leather with wavy embossed design that included silvery dots Binding: sewn Pages: 240 Additional features:  comes with pen loop Page styles available: dotted...

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Peter Pauper Press Essentials Notebook

Peter Pauper Press Essentials Notebook Bullet Journal Notebook Review Key Features: Key Features: just like the name implies, this is a solid notebook with all the basic features you need in a good journal at a great priceSize:   True A5 | 8.25" x 5.75"...

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Notobooks Neo Dot

Notobooks Neo Dot Bullet Journal Notebook Review Key Features: Size: 8" x 5.5" (slightly smaller than true A5) Cover: PU leather, only available in black with blue accents Binding: sewn Pages: 192 Additional features:  pen loop, back pocket, killer endpage...

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Moleskine Classic Notebook

Moleskine Classic Notebook Bullet Journal Notebook Review Key Features: Key Features: The Moleskine name carries a lot of weight in the art world and excellent journal construction is a key feature of this line of notebooks Size:  8.25" x 5" Cover:...

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Chance Book by Labon Notebook

Chance Book by Labon Notebook Bullet Journal Notebook Review Key Features: Size:  8.25" x 5.8" (1/2" narrower than true A5) Cover:  hardcover with cloth covering in 6 colors Binding: sewn Pages: 192 Additional...

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Scribbles That Matter

Scribbles That Matter Bullet Journal Notebook Review Key Features: Key Features: iconic doodles on the front, fun color combinations, great paper quality, new notebook company Size:  True A5 - 8.25" x 5.75"   |  210mm x 145mm Cover: two options:  Iconic...

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Picadilly Essential Notebook

Picadilly Essential Notebook Bullet Journal Notebook Review Key Features: Key Features: tried and true notebook brand that’s been around forever Size: 8.3" x 5.1"  |  206mm x 127mm Cover:  hard  |  17+ color options Binding:  sewn Pages: 240 Page styles...

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Uberworks LUFT and GAYA Notebooks

Uberworks LUFT and GAYA Notebooks Bullet Journal Notebook Review Key Features: Key Features: Two different lines of notebooks by Uberworks with mostly the same features Size: 8.4" x 5.6" Cover:  Hard LUFT: wine cork cover in 5 color options GAYA:...

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Tekukor Dotted Notebook

Tekukor Dotted Notebook Bullet Journal Notebook Review *** Pam's Favorite Key Features: Key Features: WINNER!!  This is the notebook I picked as my top choice when I started a new bullet journal Size: True A5 | 8.25" x 5.75"   |  210mm...

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Superior Maker Essentials Notebook

Superior Maker Essentials Notebook Bullet Journal Notebook Review Key Features: Key Features:  I liked this notebook so much I bought a second one for my work bullet journal Size: 8.25" x 5" Cover:  hard Binding:  sewn Pages: 240 Page styles...

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Lemome Bullet Journal

Lemome Bullet Journal Bullet Journal Notebook Review Key Features: Key Features: debossed tree on cover, bonus pack with pen and ruler Size:  8.4" x 5.7" Cover:  hard | PU leather Binding: sewn Pages: 185 Additional features: comes with label...

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Lemome Thick Classic Notebook

Lemome Thick Classic Notebook Bullet Journal Notebook Review Key Features: Key Features: suede-like cover with pen loop on the cover Size:  8.4" x 5.7" Cover:  hard | soft suede-like fabric Binding: sewn | 180° lay flat spine Pages: 180 Additional...

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Lemome Natural Cork Notebook

Lemome Eco-Friendly Natural Cork Notebook Bullet Journal Notebook Review Key Features: Key Features: natural cork cover, all pages are perforated Size:  8.4" x 5.7" Cover:  hard | natural cork fabric cover (does that mean the fabric is made from...

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Markings Bulleting Log Journal

Markings by C.R. Gibson Bulleting Log Journal Bullet Journal Notebook Review Key Features: Key Features: Great page layout for square grid notebook, lots of resource pages, and a free ruler! Only available from Office Depot. Size:  8.5" x 6" Cover:...

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Leuchtturm 1917 Dotted Bullet Journal

Leuchtturm 1917 Dotted Bullet Journal Bullet Journal Notebook Review Key Features: Key Features: it’s the most popular choice among bullet journalers, not great paper though Size: 5.8” x 8.25” - true A5 size Cover: hardcover, multiple colors available...

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