logo

THIS IS THE NEW SERVER - WE ARE STILL TWEAKING IT
Channel List
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Safety
We take forum safety very seriously here at BellaOnline. Please be sure to read through our Forum Guidelines. Let us know if you have any questions or comments!
Newest Members
Ibrahimm, lunna, EvlinSymon, MissXYZ, UltimatePurpose
57693 Registered Users
Forum Stats
57,693 Registered Members
417 Forums
115,100 Topics
818,347 Posts

Most users ever online: 615 @ 04/22/15 10:11 AM
Top Posters (30 Days)
"Rosie" 554
Nancy Roussy 421
Sheryl T 280
Connie - ADD/Sandwiches 157
Mona - Astronomy 137
Jana - Creativity Editor 91
Susan - Meditation Editor 59
Lestie4containergardens 58
Deanna - New Age 56
Korie - California Editor 44
Ad Income Supports Charity
Page 2 of 2 < 1 2
Topic Options
#699392 - 07/01/11 12:07 PM Re: Green Journaling Ideas [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
Jilly Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Highest Posting Power Known to Humanity

Registered: 02/26/03
Posts: 14392
Loc: Verde Valley, AZ
I bet there are tons to choose from. There's bound to be (no pun intended) a journal that is green and allows for smooth writing.

Top
#704217 - 07/28/11 08:35 AM Re: Green Journaling Ideas [Re: Jilly]
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Highest Posting Power Known to Humanity

Registered: 01/04/04
Posts: 21114
I'm about halfway through my handmade journal so it'll be a little while before I can move on to the next one. I'll definitely be looking at other options!
_________________________
Lisa Shea, Low Carb / Video Games Editor
Low Carb Forum

Top
#713916 - 09/13/11 09:44 PM Re: Green Journaling Ideas [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
jodiemt Offline
Gecko

Registered: 06/07/11
Posts: 592
I have been using a recycled journal lately. It's made of crepe paper and looks really fancy. it's of a light blue color and I love it totally!
_________________________
I love music, movies!! I write at mag for women in free time.

Top
#714910 - 09/18/11 09:32 PM Re: Green Journaling Ideas [Re: jodiemt]
Jilly Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Highest Posting Power Known to Humanity

Registered: 02/26/03
Posts: 14392
Loc: Verde Valley, AZ
We've been talking about green journals, but have not yet mentioned the pens! lol.

As far as writing tools, I like what Lisa did for the most recent bellaonline gathering - she gave out pen/pencil sets made of sustainably harvested rosewood.

If one can remember to buy refills, then that is probably the greenest way to have a writing utensil, yes?

Top
#720946 - 10/21/11 09:55 PM Re: Green Journaling Ideas [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Highest Posting Power Known to Humanity

Registered: 01/04/04
Posts: 21114
I am trying another eco-friendly journal and again the paper just isn't easy to write on. I'll have to post photos of them to show what they're like. There must be some sort of middle ground where they're good to write on.

Definitely refilling pens vs buying new ones seems the eco way to go!
_________________________
Lisa Shea, Low Carb / Video Games Editor
Low Carb Forum

Top
#831573 - 07/30/13 05:41 AM Re: Green Journaling Ideas [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
IH8FMS Offline
Shark

Registered: 07/09/09
Posts: 213
Loc: USA
Fountain pens, if you refill them from a bottle, are most assuredly the "greenest" as you don't have a refill to dispose of. Too bad some company doesn't come up with a way to refill ballpoint and/or rollerball refills! You would send them in and get them back good to go!

Dang, wish I was rich enough to start a company.
_________________________
Be Well,
Doxi
Founder & Chief Whiner
S.N.E.R.T.s
Survivors of Nearly Every Rotten Thing

Top
#845770 - 11/19/13 09:04 AM Re: Green Journaling Ideas [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
Ilah B Offline
Newbie

Registered: 09/14/13
Posts: 37
I have made some books using old greeting cards as covers. Actually they are more like booklets than books. The paper was just normal photocopy paper, although if you look a lot of photocopy paper is made with recycled content. Not every card works for this. I do not want a book that says Merry Christmas or Happy Birthday on it. Sometimes you might get an all occasion notecard that does not have a specific holiday or occasion on it. Also keep a look out for holiday cards that do not look too holiday. For example some Christmas cards have a generic winter picture, like animals playing in the snow or snow covered trees with no words on the outside.

Top
#845825 - 11/20/13 05:33 AM Re: Green Journaling Ideas [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
IH8FMS Offline
Shark

Registered: 07/09/09
Posts: 213
Loc: USA
Since I keep my journal on my computer now because writing is painful for me- especially when I get wordy- I guess I can say it's kindasorta green, as I keep it on a flash drive and never print it out.
_________________________
Be Well,
Doxi
Founder & Chief Whiner
S.N.E.R.T.s
Survivors of Nearly Every Rotten Thing

Top
Page 2 of 2 < 1 2

Moderator:  kkgarcia 

Want to reply? Register as a Forum Member - it's quick, free and fun!
Brand New Posts
Days (Abigail)
by "Rosie"
Daytime TV
Today at 07:11 AM
Where are you and how is the weather?
by Mona - Astronomy
Inspiration
Today at 06:29 AM
Felt Star Maps
by Mona - Astronomy
Crafts For Kids
Today at 06:25 AM
Reincarnation and Spirituality - Article
by Debbie-SpiritualityEditor
Spirituality
Today at 05:40 AM
Daily World Peace Group Meditation
by Susan - Meditation Editor
Meditation
Today at 05:40 AM
What is your stress level today?
by Nancy Roussy
Stress Management
Today at 05:27 AM
What did you dream about last night?
by Nancy Roussy
Dreams
Today at 05:18 AM
Spiritual Quotes
by Debbie-SpiritualityEditor
Spirituality
Today at 05:14 AM
What will you do today?
by Nancy Roussy
Inspiration
Today at 03:47 AM
What's your Typical Daily Menu?
by Nancy Roussy
Low Carb
Today at 03:45 AM
Register to Post!
Want to post? For security reasons you need to Register as a Forum Member. It's quick, easy and free!
Forum Activities
Book Clubs
Trivia Contests
Who's Online
2 registered (Izeigo, Susan - Meditation Editor), 73 Guests and 3 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Ad Income Supports Charity



| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2015 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.