The dodo Acad-pad: the day I fell in love with stationery.*

Because who doesn’t adore a Dodo?!

If you regularly follow my posts, you’ll probably know that I like to plan, and could go on and on about my filofax. The Dodo Pad LTD sent me this to review, at my request.

What I like:
Firstly, it’s very colourful, which is why I really like it; a Filofax diary can at times just be very bland, in only cream. There’s also a lot of room for doodles, as encouraged by Lord Dodo himself, as well as unusual notes dates.

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It’s also notable, for the way of almost catalouging. Each week is in columns, where you designate a subject to each. Or, you can simply go without! That’s a bonus for me, because my head is a bit of a whirl. This is what I juggle weekly:

☺ Column Deadline.
😊 Blog posts.
😀 Interviews.
😁 Freelance articles.
😂 College work.
😃 Social Days Out.
😄 Review requests.
😅 And more!

I’m waiting until I go back to put the lessons in.

It’s useful as a way of delegation; I’ll largely be using these in the columns:

📍 Blog 📍 Deadlines 📍 Events 📍 To Do 📍 and Books

Currently, I’m aiming for at least a post a week, with more in between. I’m scheduling them like mad, and have done so until October. I have various deadlines: my column, other articles, homework, applications.. Books I a mix of things; I like to know when new titles are coming out, as well as when to request them for a review.

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What I don’t like:

The squares are so small! And I have huge handwriting. But that’s also a problem with my filofax-a size personal, it’s half an A4 page. Maybe that could change of it was a week to two pages?

I’ll be switching from August, however. The Dodo isn’t going to die on me!

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There’s also helpful future planning spots..

And data cache:

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I think my allegiance has switched to the Dodo pad, and would like to know what you think. Leave your thoughts in the comments–

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8 thoughts on “The dodo Acad-pad: the day I fell in love with stationery.*

  1. clareeshepherd says:

    I too love Dodo pads. I have one in a personal, and a Deskfax, which I use as a diary and bullet journal, which mostly stays at home, but goes to the occasional lecture as it has loads of Dodo pad notepaper at the back.

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