Leuchtturm 1917 Notebook Review

Over the last 6 (!) months of bullet journaling, I've heard the whole "you just need a notebook and a pen" story a thousand times. It still seemed like everybody was using the same notebook, the Leuchtturm 1917 in A5. Even the Official Bullet Journal notebook is made by Leuchtturm, so I figured there must be… Continue reading Leuchtturm 1917 Notebook Review

25th Hour, Life

Time Tracking in my Bullet Journal

As we move into midterm season at my school, there isn't a ton of time to waste, but somehow I've found the day getting away from me. Since this seems to be a running theme for me every quarter, I've been looking for ways to improve my time management skills. Inspired by Kara from Boho… Continue reading Time Tracking in my Bullet Journal

Life, Wellness

Rosana Reviews: Positive Podcasts

On my quest to be healthy, I've found myself exercising (mostly running) for too many hours without a good playlist. Streaming playlists hasn't been working to fill the gap in my workouts, and the music on my phone isn't cutting it. So instead I've stumbled into the world of podcasts! The first season of Serial… Continue reading Rosana Reviews: Positive Podcasts


Making an Exercise Plan for the Ex-Athlete

I dreaded the running part of my cross-country practices. After a long day at school, the last thing I wanted to do was stick around until 5pm to run. And if it weren’t for my amazing teammates, I never would have stuck with it. Now, I miss everything about those practices. The part of sports… Continue reading Making an Exercise Plan for the Ex-Athlete

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School Year Resolutions

Happy 2017! It’s been years since I’ve made New Years Resolutions, but when I started the 2016-2017 school year I decided it was time to make some goals for the year. Now that the first quarter of school is done, here is how I made them, how (badly) they held up, and the changes I’m making for the next quarter to accomplish them by the end of the school year.

25th Hour

Fall Review: The Bullet Journal

At the end of every quarter, I review my organization system's effectiveness in an attempt to always keep improving. During Fall Quarter, I adopted Bullet Journaling, a DIY Planning System. This is how it worked. Bullet Journaling Just before the beginning of this school year, I implemented an organizational system called Bullet Journaling. It is a… Continue reading Fall Review: The Bullet Journal


And so it goes

Hello world, My name is Rosana, and I am a sophomore in college in Chicago, IL. Over the last 20 years of school, I have tried every organization system out there. I read organization books, and even made my own planner in hopes of making a system that would fit all my needs. Last year, I… Continue reading And so it goes