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from western ne.
Comments about Magnetic Calendar:
pay attention to the sizes
Bottom LineNo, I would not recommend this to a friend
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from New Castle, PA
About Me Quality Oriented
I have been buying 2 of these calendars every year from Miles Kimball for over a decade. They were a perfect size for our refrigerator upper door surface, aren't cluttered with distracting graphics, have good sized squares to allow a family of 5 and 3 dogs' schedules to be clearly written, have pre-and post month dates on the main month page & a small reminder of the month shown on the back of the page since each page is used twice in a year. The paper is a bit thicker than copy paper which allows a lot of heavy use without tearing (in our family anyway). A bonus is a telephone reference page on slightly thicker paper. The downside was the magnet didn't work too well on our textured refrigerator door so I just punched holes in the top and hung them from stick on hooks. Perfect.My 2014 calendars just arrived and I was really disappointed. I noticed several things: 1) the paper is much flimsier, 2) the date numbers are smaller and 3) the date squares are smaller because 1) the top & side borders have been made bigger, a waste of space in my book. Also, the opposing month at the bottom corner is missing. I had an old calendar that lists the producers of this calendar so I e-mailed them with my concerns. No wonder the calendar is cheaper and different! The calendars are made by a home based business that Miles Kimball has used for 45 years. This year they dropped the makers without telling them BUT Miles Kimball copied their format and are selling them as their own. I am a long time customer of Miles Kimball and am *very* disappointed that they would do something so blatantly wrong.Don't buy these imposters. You're wasting your money.
I buy this for a friend.
from Rural Kansas
About Me Value Oriented
I buy this every year for my friend. She puts it on her refrigerator and just loves it. She puts all of her families appointments on it and it is easy for every one of them to see.
Bottom LineYes, I would recommend this to a friend
(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
from Rocky Mount, NC
I have ordered this calendar every year for many, many years. It works exactly like it should. Perfect size. I have never had any problems with it.
Dates for the year
from Newnan, GA
Attaches easily to the side of fridge and makes it easy to keep up with activities and appointments . This is the third year I have purchased one!
Yuk! Waste of my money
from New York
Very, very disappointed
Best buy....old standby
from grand blanc, mi
I have been buying this calendar for over 20 years and would really miss it if Miles Kimball ever quits making it (so don't)! I keep this on the refrigerator. It's out of the way and yet visible to remind us of our schedule. I've always found the magnet to be VERY strong so I don't understand the reviews where the magnet won't hold....maybe it has to do with the material of the refrigerator? Anyway, I'm a happy customer, thanks!
My Go-To Calendar
I've purchased two of these calendars every year for years now. The magnet doesn't hold really well on the refrigerator so I bought two magnetic hooks, punch holes in the pages,use reinforcement circles, and voila! It's just the right size for the refrige, it's not cluttered with cutesy stuff, and the boxes are big enough to write in. Keep them coming!
Would Be Lost Without This Calendar
from Tropical Paradise
Magnet strip holds securely to metal. We keep it on the frig & rarely have scheduling conflicts - can be seen by everyone. Perfect size & monthly pages change easily. Purchase every year.
By Lil cocoa
from Ada, OK
Love this calendar. Plenty of room to write appt's, etc.