turning pages: one moment worth noting.

Just Before There Were Journals...

  there was the winter holidays of 2003. It was in those long winter nights that I was just beginning to wrestle with how to use the bazillions of...

TODAY IS THE DAY! IT'S GIVEAWAY TIME! ⁠

We have joined forces with some of our favorite small business humans & seriously talented makers, @smartglassjewelry & @splashfabric to b...

The gradual making of a library lover

Libraries are what inspired the first Attic Journals. After years of loving, volunteering & working in libraries, we now work in partnership w...

Vacationing with Land of Stories Book 6

In honor of National Libraries Week, we're sharing one of our greatest library adventures ever!

in the eye of a hurricane there is quiet

A consideration of Fierce Mother Love & the wisdom of Maya Angelou

Joyously masking up for 17 years!

We've been in business 17 years!

Rumenating with Rumi

Last week on our vacation to the coast, I brought about 30 years of my journals with me to read. And there, in the pages of my own life's story...

We're Grateful. Even This Year.

As of this week, we’re one year in on pandemic living. Chastened, wisened &… finding ways to be grateful. Not because this has been easy. It...

#magicinthemargins

Find your magic in the margins & snap a quick pic to post! Make sure to use the hashtag #magicinthemargins & tag us on Instagram @atticjour...

Use Your Attic Journal As A Bullet Journal

Convert your Attic Journal into a Bullet Journal

Creative Reuse Project: Cereal Box Postcards

Creative reuse family sustainability project: cereal box postcards. The perfect homeschool or Earth Day family activity.

Operation Gratitude

If every member of every book group, church choir, PTA, or running club in the universe took the time to write one post card to one teacher in thei...