Thursday, June 13, 2013

One Line A Day


I found this book at Target about a month ago, and couldn't wait to begin writing in it. We've surprised ourselves in that we've written in the book every day for a month, with the exception of one day at the beach. I've taken it in my bag when and wherever we travel, making a point to write about where we are, who we're with, and what we're doing. 

The book is a five year memory book, designed in a day-to-day journal.  Each page has 5 sections for the next five years to write whatever your heart desires. 


I will admit not everyday is very exciting, but we make a point to write even if it was a boring Tuesday night eating leftovers on the couch while watching TV. Oh, and when we argue as married couples do, we put it in the book. I know down the road we will laugh at the trivial things we were so passionately arguing about at the time. 

The book is also available in a Mother's version, but the only difference is a pink cover- the inside is exactly the same. I can see the Mother's version being a hit- it could be a place to journal the little daily activities which may seem mundane at the time, but will make for good reading later down the road. 

We have a spare journal, so we're set up for the next ten years at this point! I keep it at my bedside and write in it faithfully, a trait I am hoping to continue the next 10+ years. 

Is this something you would do with your family?

 

5 comments:

  1. What a really neat idea! Good that you guys have been able to keep it up.

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  2. I love this idea!!! I may start implementing this into my daily routine :)

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  3. I had been looking for one of these! I will be checking Target!!!!

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  4. That is such a great idea, not sure I'd be able keep up with it but it would be so fun to read past memories!

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  5. I've been eyeing one of these journals for awhile now! Glad to hear you like it, you inspired me to finally order one from Urban!

    Jenna
    District Delights

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