Years ago at a networking event, one of the speakers talked about the importance of capturing our ideas as soon as they come to us, before they become a distant memory. Her notion was that great ideas start with something small but are also so fleeting, giving us a very small window to harness them.… Continue reading Little books for big ideas
So one of my many absolute accessory obsessions is the tote bag! I think it goes back to the time when I was in school and had a separate tote bag for my library books because… hey, you don’t wanna mix your half-eaten lunch with your precious books plus you have a rep to maintain… Continue reading Totes in love with totes
Happy 2017! I hope the year has been off to a great start for everyone! Can’t believe it’s already the end of January! So, for those who know me, you know I usually don’t like to procrastinate. If I want to do something, I go ahead and get on with it. But I have to… Continue reading Now – my one little word for 2017
The stationery warehouse sale you can’t miss! You know the movie Confessions of a shopaholic? There’s one fabulous scene where Rebecca Bloomwood is on her way home to find some quiet time so she can write a thousand words on the effect of changing interest rate on store card APRs. But on her way she comes… Continue reading Hello stationery! I’m hereeeeee!
We’re so good at celebrating the big moments of our lives, right? Whether it’s a birthday, graduation, new job, wedding or an arrival of a little one, we so know how to appreciate and enjoy them. Those moments are so vivid and magnificent, and the feelings of elation and excitement are so extraordinary. Of course,… Continue reading Celebrate the micro moments
When the Great Australian Spelling Bee first came on TV, I was obsessed! I wished it had been around when I was in school. English was always my favourite subject in school and I loved spelling! In spite of this, when I was 10, I would consistently confuse two words – Stationery and Stationary. What bothered me the… Continue reading Stationery or Stationary – foolproof way to never get it wrong again
You know that feeling you get the night before a big day of big tasks? There’s so much to do and your mind is just buzzing with everything you need to accomplish. You know you need a good night’s sleep but it’s hard to shut-off a busy-bee brain. When a night like this strikes, I always… Continue reading Night before list for a good night’s sleep