Changes and Updates

Hello, everyone! I know it’s been ages. Truth of the matter is, I haven’t been using my planners or journals frequently, which is why I wasn’t able to update much. But I just thought of letting everyone know that I’ve finally moved to my new house and things are getting settled in. I have gone through quite an ordeal with the new house, something I don’t want to get into on my blog. Let’s just say it was a rather painful experience but my husband and I are over the bump and we hope that things are a bit more smooth sailing from now on.

I am getting back into journaling and crafting again, so I plan to shoot a few new videos. I have also moved my shop from Etsy to Facebook as the latter is free. I have been commissioned to do a series of cards and will be quite busy with that. And I do offer custom greeting cards services, so do check out my new shop if you’re interested.


And yes, I used the same logo I designed before because I love my little bee 🙂

Link to shop >>

Hope you are doing well and thank you so much for your support.

Latest Planner Setup and an Update

I actually uploaded a YouTube video on my latest planner setup and that I’ve gone back to using ring planners, like the Filofax system. Over the last year, I’ve tried so many various planners, from the Midori Traveler’s Notebooks (both in regular and pocket size) to Hobonichi and even Moleskines. And each time I start using them, I would get frustrated after a while due to the lack of flexibility.

I know you can insert different notebooks into the Traveler’s Notebooks system but I kept getting confused where I wrote what and I had a hard time keeping track. With the Moleskine weekly planner, I was able to do some forward planning but the bound notebook format felt a bit constricted to me. I missed the flexibility of taking pages in and out and switching the order and adding sections as I require.

Going back to ring planners felt quite right. I have been switching between a Kate Spade planner and a simple leather planner from Labrador, which is a Thai brand that can be found locally in Malaysia. I have ordered an Ochre Malden because I sold off the Purple one last year. I have always liked the Malden but I’m not the biggest fan of purple so I couldn’t quite “connect” with it. I know that it sounds silly but that’s how I honestly feel.

I will probably do an update (again) after receiving the Malden because I have made slight changes to the planner since my last video.

I hope you enjoy the video and thank you so much for watching.

As always, please feel free to leave any comments, suggestions or questions on my blog or channel.

I hope you’re having a wonderful day.

Direct Link: Planner Setup and Update

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I Just Opened an Etsy Shop!


Hello, everyone! I’m really excited about opening an online store selling some of my handmade creations. I will be updating more inventory in the coming days as I only have a few items for sale now. I hope you’ll drop by my shop and take a look. Thank you so much for your support!

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Favorite Supplies to use in our Traveler’s Notebooks

Hello, everyone! I recently did a video with JanetheCrazy, who has really awesome traveler’s notebooks (yes, she has more than one) and we decided to showcase some of our favorite supplies. I had so much fun with Jane and we plan to do a few more collaborations in the future.

I will post where we got some of our supplies separately because I need to get Jane’s list. I think it would be a good reference if you’d like to use some of the stuff we did.

Hope you enjoy the video and thanks for watching!

Direct link: Favorite Supplies – Traveler’s Notebook | with JanetheCrazy

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Update and Flip Through of the Traveler’s Notebook

Hello, everyone! I thought of providing an update and a quick flip-through of my travel journal. I have been using the traveler’s notebook mainly as an art journal these days and have started to include more mixed media into my journaling.

Hope you enjoyed the video and thank you so much for watching.

Do let me know if you have any feedback or questions in the comment section.


Direct link: Traveler’s Notebook Update and Journal Flip Through

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