because I document everything – my Erin Condren Notebook Review

My love affair with Erin Condren is all my own doing. She doesn’t compensate me in any way for my ooey-gooey love fests. The only bonus I get referral fees from any of you that order. Speaking of, if you do make an order? Follow this link and we both get $10!

I’ve shown you guys my love for my planner here, here, and here, but today I want to show you the notebook I ordered to help me track my progress with the Precision Nutrition – Lean Eating Program.

Initially, I thought I could keep this all in my planner. I mean, one-stop-shopping right? Eh, not so much. I have so much going on in there anyway that I wanted something separate – something I didn’t have to carry around with me. Enter this beauty.

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The Take Note Notebook.

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I added a few extra dollars to get monthly spreads in the front.

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I am incredibly excited about April because this page is BEAUTIFUL. (The back of each spread is lined on each spread except the page pre-January.)

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Behind the pretty page is the monthly spread. The orange is my workout schedule for PN. And then I add details in the aqua color if I changed or added anything. This is a nice spot to get an overview of my week.

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You’ll also notice washi tape along the side. This is so I’ll be able to keep track of each month from the side as I go along. I used a fun green stripe for January.

As with the planners, the notebooks also come with sticker pages. I love these stickers. You’ll see.

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The first few lined pages are full of information that I got cozy with before PN even started.. The program came with some introductory emails (which you know I outlined), and those notes got fun pink striped washi.

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And then notes I took out of the program binder got polka washi.

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And then I get things started. I have a date sticker on the left-hand side of each page. And then I have my tasks to check off: PN Lesson, 5-minute action (currently 3 Sun Salutations), LE workout, training plan, 8 cups of water, and food journal.

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I cannot get over how happy and motivated I feel when I see this.

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I plan on repeating this through the year. I’ll use different washi on the edges for each month. And I don’t always expect each week to line up exactly front-and-back, but I’ll take it when I get it.

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The back has these pretty blank pages. I’m not sure what I’ll do with them yet.

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And then a double-sided pocket page and a plastic sleeve.

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I just love this little notebook. I love the potential. I love the excitement. I just love it.

So how do you keep track of your goals?

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  8. Hi! I love the design of your planner/note book. Did you have to custom order it this way? It doesn’t look like they offer this style with this design. For this design, they have a couple color options or multi color, but you can’t customize it so I was just curious. I love the simplicity of yours with the name in cursive. Thanks!!

  9. This is wonderful! I think I want to use one for college, and see how that turns out. The Calendar in the front will be good to add in the assignments and papers ( due dates) I love what you did with the stickers ( great idea!) I will probably do the same! Thanks for the ideas and pictures!

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