Best Laid Plans

BLP Ep #205: Happy Mid Year!

July 1, 2024

July 1 is the new January? Maybe, if you want it to be!!

Midyear Stack! Hobonichi 5 Year Journal, Hobonichi Cousin Avec, Cloth & Paper Discbound (Half-Letter Size), Erin Condren Life Planner (Vertical/3-box layout)

In today’s episode, I share 10 questions to help you think through the rest of 2024! Sit back, grab a notebook and your favorite pens, and plan along with me — or do a whole day of planning and dreaming at your own DIY retreat! Either way, this episode is intended to get you inspired for your July 1st fresh start.

BOBW Midyear Check-In Episode referenced: here!


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  • Reply ForeverTrainee July 1, 2024 at 5:19 pm

    I got the hobonichi avec, and delightedly switched out my new JULY-DEC calendar as I said GOODBYE to residency! Never been so happy with a midyear planner switch!

    • Reply Sarah Hart-Unger July 1, 2024 at 6:03 pm

      that is AWESOME!!! CONGRATS!!!!!

  • Reply Alyce July 2, 2024 at 9:02 am

    I’m really looking forward to listening to this one, and the BOBW mid-year episode. But next week. We are (hopefully) in the last week of our renovation, and our au pair arrives on the 10th (checking two big things off my 2024 goals!). There are a whirlwind of things to do between now and then. But after that, I will be traveling for work for a week and I’ll have some downtime where I can contemplate your questions as I look to the rest of the year.

  • Reply Tram Nguyen July 2, 2024 at 11:13 am

    I also spend my daydreaming minutes fantasizing about planning retreats. Love knowing I’m not the only one 🙂

  • Reply Saturday Seven 345: Lifestyle & More for Quilters - A Quilting Life July 6, 2024 at 6:02 am

    […] for some specific guidance to conduct your own Mid-Year Refresh and Reflection on your goals, then you’ll love this episode of Best Laid Plans. Also, find a great list of July Home Tasks on a free printable here. Finally–I loved this […]

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