Wait, no no, I mean August, or is it October?
How has this year gone so fast?!
It’s officially the first day of the eleventh month in 2019, and my Bullet Journal is chomping at the bit to be used for it!
This month’s design was TOTALLY not my style of doodling and art, but I enjoyed the challenge. I chose only blue (mainly) and a tile-like pattern. (What is that called? Henna? Tile? XD)
So, one thing I wish I’d changed in this first page is the layout of the pattern. The top half right before the ‘November’ got cut off so that I could make it even, but it doesn’t look great, my eye goes right to it.
But overall I enjoyed doing this, it was a fun style.
On the left I merged goals, hopes, and reminders in one page. I used the bullet end on my Tombow dual brush pens for most of this, colors 555 and 526.I love using these pens because one end you can do calligraphy, block in large areas and blend, and the other end you can write, draw, sketch, everything! (HIGHLY RECOMMEND)
On the right I have “November Tasks” (AKA To-do’s). I kept the theme up near the top, and overall its’ pretty simple.
The next pages here are my favorites in any month. I love filling things in and at the end of the month seeing what you’ve accomplished. So fun!
To the left is my habit tracker. In the beginning of the year when I started bullet journaling I used these huge grids that were merged all together, but the past few months I’ve broken each “habit” into one grid each (see here). I definitely like the one grid each plan best, but I thought it’d be fun to change it up.
To the right I have my letter tracker. Now, October was overflowing because I didn’t make enough boxes for the letters I received…….
and I did the same thing here. Really, you don’t need boxes as big as I made them.
AHHHHH November, the month of experiments. 😆
My habits this chilly month (It’s 42º right now. It was 92º three weeks ago!) are:
5+ cups water, Read my bible, Floss teeth, Skin routine, Math, Piano, Violin, Ukulele, Guitar. (Those last four are meaning PRACTICE!(: )
To the left of these two pages I have my “November Ideas” page. I’m pretty sure I started that in September, and I like having place where I can write out any ideas I might have. I felt weak without color other than blue (hehe) so I put this blue and pink wash tape that says “go where you feel most alive”. Not loving that page. XD
To the right I have my piano student page. I like to keep track of what they’re learning and doing well and not so well at so I can prepare myself for what we need to work on. If you’re a teacher, this is very helpful! Also, leave yourself mucho room! XD I ran out of room for my other students. Heh.
When your out of room in your bullet journal, make, make another page!
Like what I did there? ((:
This page is my blog ideas for the month.
Not much else to say there, but it’s filling up! I have a lot of fun ideas for this month, I hope y’all will enjoy them!
A little quote to brake up all the lists! “Stand by those who stand by you”
The last page! This is my money tracker. I decided this will be helpful because I have a little income coming in and I thought it’d be good to track what I buy and save for.
I hope you all enjoyed this month’s setup! I’m learning that even though something isn’t your favorite, it’s good to broaden your art and design styles to see what you like and don’t like.
I hope you’re having wonderful day! Farewell!
Do you BUJO? What was your theme like this month? Do you like listening to audio dramas? What’s your opinion on crunchy peanut butter?