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Leave the first left hand page or the last right hand page of your yearly family album blank until the end of the year. You can then use it to write a summary of the year's events. I use my Christmas newsletter for the bulk of my journaling. Add in any local or world news event that you think may be relevant. This is a great way to include your family as well. Have each member write part of the journaling page for their own special memories.