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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The new supplies I use in my Bullet Journal

The new supplies I use in my Bullet Journal | Petite Mélanie New supplies that I use to decorate my Bullet Journal. New product ideas to make your Bullet Journal more colorful or pretty. Stickers, washi, new gels pens, etc.

Welcome everybody! This week, I want to talk to you about the new supplies I use in my Bullet Journal! If you’re anything like me, and I’m betting that you are, you are probably a little bit obsessed with anything that’s related to pens, notebooks, brush pens, washis, etc. I’m always looking for new supplies to try in my Bullet Journal to create new layouts or to decorate my spreads. So, here we are, I’m showing you my most recent finds! They are supplies that I haven’t been using for very long, so it’s possible you haven’t seen them too …

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Men and the Bullet Journal: An interview

Men and the Bullet Journal: An interview | Petite Mélanie An interview with Mark behind the @MenWhoBullet account. Discussing whether there are less men who Bullet Journal than woman. And yes, men DO Bullet Journal!

I don’t know about you, but I don’t often come across men who use a Bullet Journal. Let’s face it, the Bullet Journal online community is mainly dominated by the other sex. Which is surprising, because when you think about it, the Bullet Journal was invented by a man. Yet, it seems like men who Bullet Journal are rare creatures. There could be many reasons explaining this. To get better insight, I thought I would ask a man. Here’s an interview with Mark Figueiredo, the man behind the Instagram account @MenWhoBullet. Hey there! First, tell us a bit about yourself. …

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Plan with me: June 2018 in my Bullet Journal

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Welcome to this second edition of “Plan with me” in my Bullet Journal. I will be showing you my preparation for the month of June 2018. This month, I have decided to add two new pages to my usual monthly planning. I want to try something new and I feel like the beginning of the summer is the perfect moment. Without further ado, here’s my monthly planning for the month of June 2018 in my Bullet Journal. Disclaimer: this page contains affiliate links. If you buy through them, I make a small profit, at no extra charge to you. The …

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Announcement!

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Hello! You might have noticed there’s been a few changes around here recently. To let you know what’s going on, I decided to write this announcement. About those changes… I’ve decided to change the name of my blog, for many reasons. Firstly, I wanted to expand my horizons, a little bit. The name Bullet Journal Qc did not really allow me to talk about anything else except the Bullet Journal. Don’t misunderstand me, I will continue to show you ideas and tips on how to better organize yourself with your Bullet Journal. However, occasionally, I will review a book and …

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Collections in your Bullet Journal: what are they?

So, you’ve started your new Bullet Journal. You did the basics first: you’ve included an index, a Future log, a Monthly log, and your Daily logs, all the things you need to be on your way to a more organized life. But the Bullet Journal isn’t used only as an agenda. Come into play: collections. Collections: what are they? Collections are not part of the usual daily planning: however, they can add to it nicely. Collections are unique entries, on a separate page, to write down and follow a project or a long-term goal. They are, for example, to-do lists …

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Toronto: Traveling Bullet Journal #1

Have you ever had to travel for work? Perhaps you must travel for business often: how do you get ready for it? Traveling for work sometimes allows to mix work and pleasure. At the end of the work day, we occasionally have some free time to visit the new and unknown city, especially when our business trip is a couple days long. And even if it’s a city we’ve visited in the past, those couple of days are still a change from our every day life. Perhaps you’ll get to enjoy that new restaurant that doesn’t have a location in …

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