A Rainy Day in July & Envelope Printables

Hello friends, summer has been pretty rainy here this year. We had some great days in May, rain pretty much all of June and a bit of both in July. I'm hoping for some nice sunny days in August. For one of those rainy July days I decided to make a silent vlog filling in … Continue reading A Rainy Day in July & Envelope Printables

Reading Journal 2020 | Mid Year Flip-Through & Templates

Reading Journal mid 2020 Flip Through Elaine Howlin

Hi, everyone! I'm so excited to share my reading journal as it is half-way through 2020 with you today. I've enjoyed working on this journal so much! Creating the collages and ephemera is great for keeping me occupied while watching TV or listening to audiobooks. It really relaxes my mind kind of like the way … Continue reading Reading Journal 2020 | Mid Year Flip-Through & Templates

Persuasion by Jane Austen Valentine’s Keepsake Journal

Journaling Coffee Elaine Howlin Book Blog

My idea behind this was a collection of items a Georgian lady might be given by her lover/sweetheart. So I created this keepsake envelope collection that can be used as a reading journal and included Persuasion by Jane Austen because of the letter near the end of the book. Any book where the characters exchange … Continue reading Persuasion by Jane Austen Valentine’s Keepsake Journal

Journal With Me | January Wrap Up & February TBR

Journal With Me Elaine Howlin Blog

Hi everyone, I hope you're all having a good Tuesday. So, it's journaling day and for today's video we're doing a journal with me of my wrap up for January and my TBR for February. January was a bit of an off month for me reading wise. We've started a new lifestyle plan and it's … Continue reading Journal With Me | January Wrap Up & February TBR

Making a Reading Journal with a Novel Inside

Journaling Stamps Elaine Howlin Book Blog

I did not know what to call this post!! It's basically a book journal about a single book instead of a bunch of books and includes the actual book. I wanted to make something to protect my edition of Falling for a Dancer and have some way to keep notes on it so this is … Continue reading Making a Reading Journal with a Novel Inside