Fall back in love with your planner

If you are like me, then you know there will be bouts where a Bullet Journal, or any type of planner just doesn’t cut it. Why, you may ask. Personally, for me I use my Bujo as a planner hybrid: half for creative expression, half for keeping me organized. Truthfully, though, more times than not I spend more time decorating than actually checking things off. The trouble with this is, I am bound to have a creative rut. We can’t be creative all the time; our brains need rest. What is worse is when the blanks interfere with the way I approach my chosen planning system at that moment.

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How to beat your Bujo Blues

Today I want to talk about something that has been plaguing me for a bit now: falling out of love with your planner. Unfortunately, I believe this is something that is more common than we think. Honestly, I have been feeling pretty out of it with my Bullet Journal. I even switched back the end of last week to a preprinted planner. Even then, I still struggled to what to include, format, and really utilize it as a productivity tool. If you are like me, then you know there will be bouts where a Bullet Journal just doesn’t cut it. Why, you may ask. Personally, for me I use my Bujo as a planner hybrid: half for creative expression, half for keeping me organized. Truthfully, though, more times than not I spend more time decorating than actually checking things off.

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