How to declutter using the Konmari Method and your Bullet Journal

If you follow me on social media, you might have heard that I’ll be moving in July! I’ve decided it’s the perfect occasion to declutter my apartment using the Konmari Method and my Bullet Journal! Not only will I be moving, but my boyfriend and I actually bought our first house! This exciting event requires a lot of preparation, including a thorough cleaning out of our apartment. As I mentioned in my review of Marie Kondo’s book The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, our big move inspired me to get to decluttering our apartment. Honestly, this is something that I’ve …

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10 tips on how to use your Bullet Journal consistently

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Happy Saturday! I thought I would share with you my best 10 tips on how to use your Bullet Journal consistently! Many people have told me this is what they struggle with the most! But don’t worry! I get it and I’ve been there! I haven’t always been the most consistent at using my Bullet Journal either! Although, I must admit, this is the most consistent I’ve EVER been with a planning tool. Before I found out about the Bullet Journal, I would go back and forth between different types of planners and have a bunch a To-Do lists written …

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Plan With Me: My 2020 Bullet Journal

It’s the new year! You know what that means: time for a brand new 2020 Bullet Journal! I thought I would share with you my set up for my new 2020 Bullet Journal. And yes, I’ve started a new Bullet Journal for the new year, not because my old one was finished (although it nearly was) but because I believe with a new year you should start fresh. A new year is a good time to revisit your goals and get rid of old tasks that you’ve been migrating for a while because you never get them done. A new …

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What is a commonplace book and why you need one now

What is a commonplace book and why you need one now! | Petite Mélanie Here's why you should keep a commonplace book, starting today! Let me tell you exactly what is a commonplace book and why it's been missing from your life.

Welcome to the blog! This week, I want to talk to you about something I’ve recently discovered and tried for myself: a commonplace book. Now, you might be wondering: what the heck is a commonplace book? I’m here to tell you exactly what it is, and why you will want to start one today! But don’t worry, it’s not here to replace my Bullet Journal! In fact, they serve two different purposes and should be kept in different notebooks. Without further ado, let me tell you what exactly is a commonplace book and why you need one! Note: This post …

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9 things every Bullet Journal user wants for Christmas

9 things every Bullet Journal user wants for Christmas | Petite Mélanie Here are 9 things every Bullet Journal enthusiast wants for Christmas. Check out this amazing gift guide to get your loved ones the perfect Bullet Journal gift this Christmas!

Welcome to the blog! This week, I want to share with you 9 things every Bullet Journal user wants for Christmas! This week, we say goodbye to Halloween in stores as we set our sights towards: Christmas! It’s time to start decorating and get into the Christmas spirit! This list should have everything you need to find the perfect, thoughtful Christmas gift for a Bullet Journal enthusiast! Think of this as the ultimate gift guide for your Bullet Journalist friends or loved ones. It could even be a great starting point for brand new Bullet Journal fans! Without further ado, …

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Prime Day 2019 deals on Bullet Journal supplies

Prime Day 2019 deals on Bullet Journal supplies | Petite Mélanie Here are some of the best Prime Day 2019 deals for Bullet Journal supplies! Check back often!

Welcome and happy Prime Day! Here I’ll post the best Prime Day deals on Bullet Journal supplies that I find! Check back often to see what new deals I found! But first, what is Prime Day? Prime Day is, in fact, two days of amazing deals on Amazon. It includes deals on (nearly) everything, from electronics, clothes, accesories, video games, books, etc. Only thing is, Prime Day is exclusively for Amazon Prime members. Note: This post contains affiliate links. This means that when you buy through these links, I get a small commission, at no extra cost to you. You’re not …

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How the Bullet Journal helped my anxiety

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By Ariel Lee I have lived with anxiety for most of my life. However, I’ve also been incredibly good at masquerading it from others. For most of my life, when I’ve brought the topic up, people didn’t believe me. I come across as a very calm, put-together person. I typically tend to be the rock in the storm for others. That persona however, is part of the symptom of my anxiety. Underneath that mask, I am more often than not a ball of twisted up stress and anxiety. Having control over things is what helps me keep my anxiety in …

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Inspiring productivity quotes for your Bullet Journal

I don’t know about you, but I love decorating my Bullet Journal with inspirational quotes! These quotes motivate me to be productive while decorating my pages nicely. That’s why this week, I found you some inspiring quotes on productivity to use in your Bullet Journal! Take the opportunity to decorate your pages that are emptier, or to write down a motivating reminder on your daily pages (Daily Log). Here are some inspiring quotes on productivity for your Bullet Journal! 1. Perfection is not when there is no more to add, but no more to take away. -Antoine De Saint-Exupery 2. …

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Plan With Me: May 2019 in my Bullet Journal

Plan With Me: May 2019 in my Bullet Journal | Petite Mélanie Here's my monthly planning for the month of May 2019. My Monthly Log, my Instagram calendar, my Habit Tracker, and some new pages this month! For inspiration on how to plan your month of May in your Bullet Journal, it's here!

Welcome to this new edition of Plan With Me, where I will be showing you my planning for the month of May 2019 in my Bullet Journal! I wanted to show you what’s in my Bullet Journal this month! Summer is upon us and I feel energised. I have plenty of energy to start working out and most importantly, to stay organized in my Bullet Journal. This month, I made some pages that have already been featured in previous Plan With Me pages, but also, pages you’ve never seen before. There is even a specific spread that is making its …

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The Bullet Journal collections you absolutely need to plan your next vacation

The Bullet Journal spreads you absolutely need to plan your next vacation | Petite Mélanie Here are the collections you ABSOLUTELY need to plan your next vacation. Going away soon? Don't wait any longer and get your trip ready in your Bullet Journal!

Summer is almost here! It’s time to start planning our next vacation with the help of our Bullet Journal! This week, I want to show you the collections you ABSOLUTELY need in your Bullet Journal to plan your next trip. Are you going away on vacation soon? Or are you at the planning step for your next vacation? These Bullet Journal spread ideas will certainly be useful! Without further ado, here are the Bullet Journal collections you absolutely need to plan your next vacation! Travel information The first page I do when I plan a trip is the Travel Information …

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