This Shabbat, the calendar works out so that it is also Tu b'Shevat, aka the new year for trees. This is a time that is generally marked with ecological awareness. I've cared for and written about the environment for about thirty years now (thankfully you don't have access to those early writings, though they were pretty good for an elementary school student). I'm surprised and dismayed to discover I've been mostly silent here about … [Read more...] about for the love of trees
It was hard to decide what to write about today. I surprised myself and earlier this week was quite vocal at little acorn and PennyWise Consulting. I could write an overdue followup to my post, how to go on. I'm a distance runner who enjoys well written fiction. I understand the importance of pacing. After a long day in the city mostly disconnected from current events, I'm curled up on the couch with a snuggle Buddy (Shadow is … [Read more...] about with notebook & planner love and kindness.
I love 3x5 index cards. When I was preparing the week 4 review of the #rhodiapaperproject, I posted this image to instagram. That image lead to this fun interview with Rhodia Drive! Enjoy! Exacompta index cards are available at paper bistro, Goulet Pens, jetpens, or ask your local stationary shop! … [Read more...] about index card love
What is the #rhodiapaperproject? The wonderful people at Exaclair/Rhodia are doing a paper project, it's a chance to sample various papers without investing in an entire notebook! I subscribed to weeks 5, 6, and 7. A month ago, I wrote about week 4. First, though, I apologize for the tablet photos with terrible lighting. It's mid-December, I'm impatient for the solstice and longer days. Week 5 samples included a sheet of lined … [Read more...] about #rhodiapaperproject weeks 5, 6, and 7
The wonderful people at Exaclair/Rhodia Drive are doing a paper project, it's a chance to sample various papers without investing in an entire notebook! I subscribed to week 4 and on Monday received my samples, a sheet of my favourite paper and an index card that is now my absolute favourite (it's now on my wishlist despite my index card stash). I'll surprise you, it's true, I love this paper in all its pastel shades. So what's … [Read more...] about #rhodiapaperproject week 4