Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Foolishness, enthusiasm and a new journal page

Update: The journal page in this post is no longer available for download. For a selection of free, printable journal pages, please visit my Printable Journal Pages collection.

I love this quote in today's journal page:

It should be my personal motto.  Case in point, (there are so many cases in point . . . ) I have always stressed about leaving comments on blogs.  I spend a lot of time composing them, until I can't stand it any longer and hit the publish button.  So far this week, I have entered a six-word story contest while totally misinterpreting the contest theme word and written a goofy comment that I thought was light, but later realized looked ridiculous beside all the other, more thoughtful entries.  Thankfully, I used a whole bunch of exclamation marks!!! . . . which really lifted it to the realm of enthusiastic foolishness.  Ugh.

Moving on.

Today's lightning round is the round of firsts.  I hope it will bring back sweet memories.

The full page looks like this:

You'll find it in black and white here and with its colourful border here. 

Happy Wednesday friends and may all of your foolishness be conducted with the utmost enthusiasm!  Exclamation mark!

Edited to add:  If you'd like to add a splash of colour of your own, download the page with a colour-free border here. 


  1. Can't go wrong with Collette!!!!

    My first grade teacher was Mrs. Hulse. Interesting and unrelated, my second grade teacher was Mrs. Hulslander.

  2. Just found your blog from "One Pretty Thing" and I love your journaling pages. I'm slowly downloading them and hope I can keep to it. Thank you so much for sharing these with us.

  3. Just discovered your journal pages, I am in LOVE!! Thanks so much for sharing.

  4. I just came across your journal pages from one printable thing. And I LOVE them!! I hope you make more and I will be ready for them:)

  5. Just found your journal pages from One Pretty Thing. I am so excited to print these pages out. My 13 year old foster daughter will just love them! Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!

  6. i came from 'one pretty thing' as well! i'm right in the middle of printing each one out, and then i'm going to make a gorgeous little folder to put them in. they're so freaking great!! thank you so very much, christie :)

  7. Thank you, everyone! I love reading your comments. They inspire me to create more pages!

  8. Christie,
    Thanks for posting this. This will be good for my clients at the drug clinic I am interning at. I have pages 1-20. Are there any more? Please email me at Thanks!


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