Category: Bring Back Paper

8 Treats To Send To Your Pen Pal

I have had pen pals for several years now, and as many of you know, I run several Bring Back Paper pan pals sign ups and papery activities every year, along with running the wonderful Bring Back Paper group over on Facebook. As such, I do get an insight into …

Stationery Swap January 2020

It’s a new year so let’s kick it off with a firm favourite, a stationery swap! It’s usually the stationery swaps that are the most popular of all of the activities I run (aside from pen pal sign ups, of course). I completely understand why they are so popular, as …

Brighten Someone’s Day

You know that I love to run Bring Back Paper activities every month, and this month I wanted to do something a little different. I normally arrange swaps and sign ups to get happy mail flying about all over the place, but this month I’m asking you to send one, …

5 Podcasts For Stationery Geeks

As you are writing your snail mail or filling in your planner, wouldn’t it be lovely to be listening to stationery-related podcasts? Of course it would! We all love chatting about all things stationery, from pens to planners to pencils to post, which is why today I am sharing with …

Free Christmas Writing Paper – Perfect For Dear Santa Letters!

Recently I have shared some free autumn writing paper and some Halloween paper and it’s been lovely hearing that you are using them. I think that it’s now time to get the Christmas paper out, especially as I know this is the month that so many Dear Santa letters are …

Book Swap November 2019

As the colder months are drawing in, what could be better than curling up with a book? That’s why this month’s Bring Back Paper activity has to be a book swap. If you haven’t tried this one before, the idea behind the book swap is simple and really easy for …

Free Halloween Writing Paper

Last week I shared some free autumn writing paper and so many of you liked it, thank you. Some people also got in touch asking for Halloween paper, and so here we are today sharing some free Halloween writing paper. If you ask, then you shall receive! Send some snail …

Free Autumn Writing Paper

Last year I shared some free Christmas writing paper and lots of you downloaded it so I thought it was about time that I offered you some more, in the form of free autumn writing paper. If you like this, I have a few more ideas up my sleeve too, …

Pen Pal Sign Up October 2019

Welcome to the Pen Pal Sign Up of October 2019. This is a chance to get yourself a pen pal or two. The pen pal sign up is by far the most popular of all of the Bring Back Paper activities that I run, and I get emails about it …

Win with Office Stationery!

This is a collaborative post It’s that time of year again. The beginning of the new school year is back after a summer of great weather and beach holidays. Preparation is key for our kids and we all have a responsibility to push them towards excellence. A healthy diet, positive …

Stationery Swap September 2019

This month’s Bring Back Paper activity is a Stationery Swap. With back to school stationery all over the place at the moment, September strikes me as a new stationery month! It’s usually the stationery swaps that are the most popular of all of the activities I run (aside from pen …

Creating A Reading Challenge For Kids

We have had fun this week creating a reading challenge and the kids have already made a good start on it. I know that they have tried similar ideas at school, so I thought I would adapt those ideas and get the children reading a few new books at home. …

It’s World Calligraphy Day!

Today is World Calligraphy Day, will you be joining in? When I heard about World Calligraphy Day from Manuscript, I knew that I needed to share all about it. Aside from the fact that I know so many of you love our papery pursuits, it was that little shove that …

Book Swap August 2019

As I am in such a summer reading mood, this month’s Bring Back Paper activity just has to be a book swap. If you haven’t tried this one before, the idea behind the book swap is simple and really easy for anyone to join in. It’s open internationally and you …

Win a Fabulous Bundle of Summer Reads For Your Kids!

As the summer stretches before us, what could be better than lazing away a few days with new books? It’s certainly how I used to spend my summers as a child, still do in fact! Which is why today I wanted to share with you these five books, from the …

My Summer TBR Pile

It was my birthday last month, and regular readers will know that that meant new books! I always treat myself to additions to my To Be Read pile when I get a little birthday money, and yes they are additions as I already have a fairly substantial pile! I thought …

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