9 Best Bullet Journals of 2020 to Buy on Amazon
What is the best bullet journal to buy?
Bullet journaling, also known as BuJo, is a phenomenon that’s taking over social media. Arguably the most popular type of bullet journal out there? The dotted journal. More than just a super-organized way to journal, it offers mental and emotional benefits, too.
For starters, bullet journaling is a creative way to practice mindfulness, according to Lara J. Jakobsons, PhD, a clinical psychologist at NorthShore University Healthcare System in Evanston, Illinois. Keeping a dotted journal can help you better understand your emotions and reactions, learn how to deal with anxiety, and identify stress points. It can also help with problem-solving.
“Whether you prefer bullet or traditional journaling, the benefits can be profound,” says Jakobsons.
There are plenty of options to choose from. Check out the best bullet journals of 2020 that are available on Amazon. Happy journaling!
Leuchtturm1917 Dotted Notebook
Available in an array of bright colors, the Leuchtturm1917 dotted notebook is made from heavy paper stock and has ink-proof paper, which means it is fountain pen-friendly and resists ink bleeding. It also opens flat so you can use every part of the page without having to manipulate the spine. (Feeling down? Here are some depression quotes that can help you cope.)
Keegood Hard Cover Journal
Keegood‘s premium hardcover journal is great for all kinds of uses. This dot grid notebook is made from acid-free paper and touts a strong binding. It also comes with a ruler and expandable pocket, sturdy sewn elastic pen holder, and an elastic closure. Try it for other types of journaling, like creating a laughter journal.
Dotted Journal by Scribbles That Matter
This dotted journal by Scribbles That Matter includes a key code page, index pages, dotted numbered pages, and two color-coded bookmarks. Available in eight colors, the acid-free paper promises zero bleeding, ghosting, and feathering for double-sided drawings and writings. (Here’s how scribbling down can help defuse stress.)
Artfan Bullet Grid Journal
A bullet journal with a grid pattern, this Artfan dotted journal has an elastic closure and comes in a bright teal color with a faux leather feel. The heavy paper stock and functional dots allow for easy listing. (Follow these mindfulness tips to live in the moment.)
Nevertheless, She Persisted Dot Matrix Notebook
This notebook from Peter Pauper Press has a dot matrix pattern throughout and a back cover pocket to easily organize business cards, papers, mail, and more. It also comes with a black elastic band that’s perfect for keeping your place or keeping your journal closed. (Add some music to your journaling session and discover classical music effects‘ on the brain and body.)
Celestial Dot Matrix Notebook
The eye-catching cover on the celestial dot matrix notebook by Peter Pauper Press may give you a sense of peace just by looking at it. Add in the dotted journal characteristics of the dotted matrix and a pocket for easy organization, and you have a winning combination. (Need more stress relief? Try these instant stressbusters.)
Dotted Bullet Notebook Journal by Hustle Co
This dotted bullet journal by HUSTLE Co. is a hardcover notebook with pages that are designed to resist bleeding and ghosting. It also comes with a built-in pen holder, inner pocket for storing bullet journaling supplies, ribbon, and an elastic closure. (Feeling anxious? Beware of these weird anxiety causes.)
- Lara J. Jakobsons, PhD, clinical psychologist at NorthShore University Healthcare System, Evanston, Illinois