This year I decided to go with an Erin Condren Monthly Calendar instead of creating my planner from scratch like I have done every year. For a full walk-through of how I set up the Erin Condren planner including layouts for blank pages – check out this post.
So I recently relocated to a new state after living in the midwest my entire life and I am lucky to find myself in a state that has decent weather year round. I wanted to create a bucket list of safe, outdoor activities that I could check off over the next year.
I wanted to try and find places or experiences that were little outside of the box so I did some research on potential places that might be interesting. The website www.atlasobscura.com to be incredibly fun and helpful in finding some cool places to put on my list.
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Here are the steps I took to create my travel bucket list for Florida:
- First, I researched a list of places I wanted to go or things I wanted to experience (considering the current environment). I also researched the general location of each and wrote out a draft making sure to group items that are in close proximity to each other.
- I found an image of the state that I live in (Florida) and copied the image into word and re-sized the photo so that it was the size I wanted.
- Once I got it to the right size, I printed the image.
- I used the image as a guideline to use a pencil to trace the image into page into the left hand side of my open planner.
- When I got the shape to a good place I then outlined with a black calligraphy pen
- Next I took the draft list of location / activities and began to plotted the location by number.
- On the right-hand page of the planner is where I listed the activities / events by location number so I could refer to them over time and check them off again later.
- After all of the locations / events were plotted I added hand drawn art for fun.
Items used in the video associated with this blog post:
- Morefone Calligraphy Pens (No bleed)
- Crayola Supertip Markers
- Zebra M301 7mm Mechanical Pencil
- Phone Ring Light Overhead Mount
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