Making a Pregnancy Journal With Baby Ultrasound Pictures

journalingOne of the most exciting things you will experience in your pregnancy is seeing your baby ultrasound pictures. It’s magical to see your child for the first time and watch him as he lies in the womb. In fact, many mothers want to catalogue the experiences of their pregnancy and create a scrapbook in which to place pictures and write things about their feelings. This can be a great way for you to share your experiences and something unique for your child to look at when he or she is older.
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Uncovering Your Joy – Using a Personal Journal to Discover a Life Filled with Happiness

journalingAuthor Tristine Rainer wrote “Happiness within a diary has less to do with the events you encounter in life than with the way you experience the process of living.” Because a diary mirrors how you perceive and deal with events, it can be used for developing the capacity to more fully experience joy.
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Simplify Your Life With a “Not To Do” List!

A good friend advised me one day that when life verges on “overwhelm,” that the best course is to take one “whelm” at a time. In trying to be the best wife, mother, friend, and professional that I can be, life can get “lifey” and I am forced to sit down, center myself, and go back to basics.
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Keeping a Journal For Garden Planning

journalingThis is the time of year when the seed and plant catalogs come pouring in and we can browse through them and start dreaming up our gardens for the current year. A little planning will help you get what you want out of your garden and save you some time, money and frustration. A garden journal can be a very valuable tool when planning your garden. You can keep your garden journal in a spiral bound notebook, or anything that appeals to you. The bookstores have journals made especially for your garden if you want to get fancy.
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Keeping a Love Journal

journalingDo you love someone very deeply? A spouse, son, daughter, or maybe a group of people. February 14 is Valentine’s Day. This unofficial holiday is a day card companies started to increase their business and has evolved into more over the years. It is a day of reflection, a day to show someone else you care, a day to see the love we have for ourselves as well.
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Your Creative Writing Journal – 7 Reasons To Never Leave Home Without Your Creative Writing Journal

JournalingThe most effective tool any creative writer can have is a creative writing journal of some kind.

For anyone creative, ideas are our lifeblood, they’re the starting point for everything we ever create. Without ideas, we have nowhere to go, nothing to develop, we’re completely redundant.
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Help Control Your Spending with a Daily Journal Entry

journalingHelp Control Your Spending with a Daily Journal Entry

Do you have trouble keeping track of your finances? Maybe your savings is a lot lower than you will need for your future. If you are having personal finance issues, it can be very easy to get back on track by using your journal.

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Journals You Can Keep

Journal TypesBesides your daily feelings, thoughts, and experiences journal, there are many ideas for journals or diary that you can keep, some are suggested below. Buy a blank book or a notebook with a particular journal topic in mind and keep this book for only that topic. You may decide to keep several kinds of journals at the same time, so remember that you do not have to journal every day.
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