New Year to Not Do List

Isn’t what we don’t do as important as what we do? We’re used to making New Year resolutions—lists of things we wish to do. But this year, which looks like an uncertain one for many of us, having a list of things to not do could be useful too. So, what are some of the … Continue reading New Year to Not Do List

A New Year (Less Strange Perhaps)

new year fireworks painting

It was a strange year, wasn't it? Many things may have happened to you--a few too many. Or maybe nothing happened to you--you've postponed your plans, canceled your trips, put your dreams on hold. Maybe your life has really come to a halt this way. Still, was it a bad year if you're here reading … Continue reading A New Year (Less Strange Perhaps)

Why Do Most New Year Resolutions Fail

New Year Resolutions Photo Annie Spratt

Around 88% of people who set New Year resolutions fail, at least according to this study. I don’t know about you, but I’m careful with my resolutions this year. I know from experience that I tend to “over-resolve.” Why do so many New Year resolutions fail? Here’s what I think. 1.     Not setting small, measurable … Continue reading Why Do Most New Year Resolutions Fail