Journalling - Getting Started
July 20, 2023

Starting journalling is an enriching practice that can offer numerous benefits. It provides a space for self-reflection, promoting self-awareness and understanding. Journalling also aids in stress reduction, clarity, and problem-solving, while fostering creativity and emotional healing. It encourages goal tracking, gratitude practice, and personal development, making it a valuable tool for enhancing overall well-being and leading a more fulfilling life.

  1. Choose a Notebook: Find a notebook that speaks to you—whether it's a fancy journal or a simple notebook. Pick something you'll enjoy writing in, as it adds a personal touch to your journalling experience.
  2. Set Aside Time: Dedicate a few minutes each day to journalling. It could be in the morning, before bed, or during lunch breaks. Consistency is key!
  3. Write Freely: Don't worry about being perfect or writing a literary masterpiece. Let your thoughts flow naturally and be genuine in your writing.
  4. Explore Different Styles: Feel free to experiment with various journalling styles. You can try traditional daily entries, gratitude journalling, art journalling, or even bullet journalling. Discover what resonates with you.
  5. Use Prompts: If you're unsure where to start, use prompts to kickstart your writing. They can be questions, quotes, or words that inspire you
  6. Create a Safe Space: Your journal is a judgment-free zone. Be open and honest with yourself, knowing that it's for your eyes only. 
  7. Embrace Your Creativity: Add doodles, sketches, or collages to make your journal uniquely yours. It's a wonderful way to express yourself.
  8. Celebrate Milestones: Take time to acknowledge and celebrate your achievements and progress in your journal. It's a great motivator!
  9. Don't Overthink It: Don't worry about making every entry profound. Some days might be simple, and that's perfectly okay.
  10. Make It a Habit: Journalling becomes more meaningful and rewarding with consistent practice. Stick with it, and you'll reap the benefits over time.

Remember, journalling is a personal journey, and there are no rules. 

However, the truth is that selecting the perfect notebook and accessories can sometimes be quite challenging. Thankfully, we have curated a diverse range of options over the years, ensuring that you'll discover the ideal tools to embark on your journaling journey. Discover our collection online and in-store.

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