Some of my favorite posts on planning techniques:

My quintiles system

Answering a reader question:  When do you look at your lists?

Daily planning & mental clarity

Another post on how I use the daily pages in my Hobonichi (and another!)

Meal planning teaser

Why I Plan (mini-essay)

My 2020 Hobonichi

List migration & management

Weekly review process

Monthly review process; monthly goals page example

My favorite planning tools:

Hobonichi Techo Cousin (available at jetpens or from their website)

Mildliners (so many choices here!)

Uniball Jetstream 3 color Pens – this is similar or identical to what comes in the Hobonichi

Nuuna notebooks

Staedtler Triplus Fineliners

Hobonichi Thin Notebook (used for my ‘accessory notebook’)

Other favorite planners (with reviews!)

Erin Condren // Referral code here.  They have a ton of cute items and I also love (and heavily use!) their white boards.


Inkwell Press // Referral code with $10 coupon here!  (this does give me some referral credit; you get a $10 coupon)

Golden Coil

Full Focus