Getting Organised for the New Year

Happy New Year! I hope you’ve had a good first day of 2018! This blog began life as a way to keep track of my goals, so on New Year’s Day I’m inevitably thinking about what I’d like to achieve this year. ‘It’s never too late to be what you might have been.’ – George … Continue reading Getting Organised for the New Year

2017 Goals Review

Well, that's me just closed the curtains on the world outside for the last time in 2017. I've had a little moment listening to Taylor Swift's New Year's Day, and now I'm ready to curl up on the sofa and watch films, and hope that Adam makes it home for midnight. While leaving the house … Continue reading 2017 Goals Review

January: first month, worst month

I believe in setting goals. (Obviously, or there is no way I could write this blog.) However, goals are different from New Year’s resolutions. Liz’s post at the beginning of the year about why New Year’s resolutions are largely stupid made me think. There was certainly a time when I thought a new year would be … Continue reading January: first month, worst month

Resolutions don’t have to make you sad

Happy New Year! (Even if that’s one of the 52 weeks practically gone already. Busy times!) It’s that time of promising that we are going to make better choices and cut out the things that are bad for us (that we love). Well, resolutions don’t have to be fun-sucking chores: for the first seven of … Continue reading Resolutions don’t have to make you sad