1. Page count must be high because I have large, loopy handwriting that takes insane amounts of space
  2. Must have a bright, fun cover in pastel or teal
  3. Must include lined pages because of earlier stated loopy (somewhat out of control) handwriting
  4. An attached cloth bookmark, because those are nice
  5. Bigger than pocket size
  6. Here are my last two that have worked splendidly