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The Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch

Posted by Stuart Lennon on

First - a customer service announcement. Clare is taking richly-deserved time off. The UK office was closed from 3-7 August and will be again from 24-28 August. No orders will be despatched during these weeks. By all means order away, and everything will go out on the Monday following. I (Stu) will be monitoring email and social from the mountain hideaway - so any problems, yell.Now then, the Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch. (HHGOA) From memory, these were released in February, and I have finally got hold of one in August - so this is hardly a hot-take.Regrettably, it’s not...

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Clear the fountain - I'm coming in for a paddle!

Posted by Scribble Monboddo on

They look terrific, the surface takes fountain pen ink beautifully, they are reasonably straightforward to acquire and, astonishingly, don't cost a packet either

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August already!

Posted by Stuart Lennon on

First - a customer service announcement. Clare is taking richly-deserved time off. The UK office will be closed from 3-7 August and 24-28 August. No orders will be despatched during these weeks. By all means order away, and everything will go out on the Monday following. I (Stu) will be monitoring email and social from the mountain hideaway - so any problems, yell.For most, time has been altered by Covid and the world’s response. March seems both only yesterday and a decade old. The future is always unknown and feels even more so right now. Are things getting better? Getting...

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Bullet journalling... or is it??

Posted by Amanda Fleet on

'Proper' bullet journalling is something I simply cannot get on with! In the 'pure' form, you have one notebook and everything goes in it. There are index pages (which are actually tables of contents, but don't get me started on that), then forward planning pages, monthly logs, daily logs, collections... and much of me can see how keeping that all in one book might be useful, but it's just not how my brain works!

You can see more on the Bullet Journal system here. And if it does work for you, then Nero sells a whole heap of notebooks that will work for it, including Bullet Journal kits by Leuchtturm.

So why doesn't it work for me?

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Time Off

Posted by Stuart Lennon on

First - a customer service announcement. Clare is taking richly-deserved time off. The UK office will be closed from 3-7 August and 24-28 August. No orders will be despatched during these weeks. By all means order away, and everything will go out on the Monday following. I (Stu) will be monitoring email and social from the mountain hideaway - so any problems, yell.Secondly - Mrs Nero’s and I are leaving the mountain hideaway to go further up the mountain. A curiosity of living in a hot climate is that we seek cooler weather for holidays. As this publishes - we...

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