Writing Wednesday: Clairefontaine notebooks in new mystery novel!

Reader Gail recently sent us this email: Clairefontaine notebooks are mentioned several times in Jean Luc Bannalec’s new mystery, Murder on Brittany Shores, including how durable they are. Cool! Clairefontaine notebooks are made in France, where this story takes place, and can be found pretty much everywhere there. In France, Clairefontaine notebooks are used by […]

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How to transition from digital to paper planning

There’s an article that’s been bouncing around in planner groups since it came out after the first of the year: The Case for Using a Paper Planner. If you haven’t read it yet, it’s definitely worth a read. The article notes advantages of using a paper planner: writing by hand increases memory retention; the tangible […]

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Paper-only planning?

I wrote today’s Free For All Friday post over on Philofaxy asking Filofax users if any of them use only their paper planner for planning, with no planning with electronic apps at all. Sometimes I feel like I’m the only person in the world who doesn’t use a scheduling app of some kind. So I […]

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New Herbin products coming this year!

Last week I wrote about my trip to Paris to see the new products coming out this year. I also saw some gorgeous Herbin products that will be released this year! I saw the sealing waxes and brass seals, shown in the photo above. There are loads of different waxes including traditional, metallic, pearlescent, king’s […]

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Quo Vadis Journal 21 day per page planner as inspiration book on Well Planned Life!

Susan was one of the winners of our day per page planners giveaway last year! She chose a Journal 21 day per page planner with a refillable turquoise Club cover. Recently she emailed me the link to her post on her blog Well Planned Life describing how she is using her Journal 21 for her […]

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Writing Wednesday: Famous Fans of Clairefontaine Notebooks

Clairefontaine notebooks are famous for paper that provides a delightful writing experience with 90 gsm white, smooth paper that shows ink colors beautifully and lets your pen glide over the pages. It’s no wonder authors love these notebooks! Some famous people who love Clairefontaine notebooks include authors J.T. Ellison, Jeff Abbott, and Susan Wiggs, co-founder […]

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Cave surveying with Ray Duffy

Hi! This is Ray Duffy and I’m President of the Red Rose Cave and Pothole Club (http://www.rrcpc.org.uk/wordpress/). Over the past 30 years our club has been attempting to re-survey the longest cave in Britain called the Three Counties system because it runs from Cumbria, under Lancashire and into Yorkshire. The system is the 26th longest […]

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J.T. Ellison’s “So Close the Hand of Death”

J.T. Ellison is the New York Times and USA Today best selling author of seventeen critically acclaimed novels.  One series of thrillers stars Nashville homicide detective Lt. Taylor Jackson, who hunts down serial killers – sometimes with the help of her love interest, FBI profiler Dr. John Baldwin. It was a thrill for me to read this passage in chapter […]

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