Bullet Journal Hacks – Vertical Weekly Layout (Video)

This week’s post features a video describing a bullet journal hack for optimizing the amount of writing space on a vertical weekly layout. This is great for pages smaller than A5 size (5.5″ x 8.5″ / 148mm x 210mm) which typically suffer from vertical columns that are too narrow and/or having to ‘sacrifice’ the weekends in an effort to make the whole week fit on 2 pages.

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Happy Birthday to LilDivette.com!

That’s right, it was 1 year ago today when I launched my blog! It was an exciting, scary, and exhilarating experience. I’ve been an ‘undercover’ planner/pen/tech nerd for years and a closet writer who preferred to keep a low profile, lurking on blogs, YouTube channels, and social media outlets. When I finally made the decision to ‘put myself out there’, I thought: “Would anyone even read this?” Well, they did…and I want to THANK YOU, all of you!

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Pen Faves – Paper Mate Inkjoy Gel Pen

This week’s post comes after a small week hiatus so I could enjoy some summer fun with my family—hope you are too! 🙂 As many of my readers know, I’m primarily a fountain pen geek but—to be honest—I love ALL pens equally. 😉 For the past few months I’ve been hearing a lot about the Paper♥Mate Inkjoy gel pens so while on vacation, I saw a 2-pack in a local store and I decided to finally give it a try. All I have to say is “Wow!!!”

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Tech Gems – Lexar JumpDrive

As a blogger, I use my iPhone for many things. I take a LOT of pictures, film videos, and download files which means there’s always the danger of running out of space quickly on my phone. Originally, I would have to power up my laptop, connect my iPhone, and spend some time using different apps to transfer and backup all these files then delete them off my phone. It was a long and tedious process. Then one day, I found a solution that both made the process easier and doubled as a backup solution in a compact, 3 inch package. What was this little tech gem?

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