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New Years' Resolution

How One Woman Took a Risk, Learned It Wasn't So Bad and Welcomes More in 2013!

Lee Allport | Posted 03.04.2013 | Women
Lee Allport

My one regret year in and year out revolves around not taking more risks. I'm always on the move, but I tend to do the same things over and over. I eat in the same restaurants, visit the same stores, go to a movie and in general just don't mix it up much. This needs to change.

Mark Twain's Resolutions (JOKE)

Posted 10.15.2014 | MarloThomas

Now is the accepted time to make your regular annual good resolutions. Next week you can begin paving hell with them as usual. - Mark Twain See ...

New Year's Dieting Resolutions and Expectations

Rebecca Cooper, MA, MFT, CCH, CEDS | Posted 03.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Rebecca Cooper, MA, MFT, CCH, CEDS

External controls never work long term. Eventually, we get fed up and rebel. Only an internal change can become a way of life. So how do we achieve an internal shift that will help us obtain and maintain our ideal weight?

8 Healthy Recipes For The New Year

Food52 | Posted 03.03.2013 | Taste
Food52

Whether you're looking to cut down on the cookies, add a few vegetables to your diet, or simply make more use of your kitchen, these recipes will help you welcome the new year.

WATCH: New Year's Resolutions As Demonstrated By Cats

Posted 01.02.2013 | Comedy

If you still haven't picked a New Year's resolution for 2013, perhaps some of the Internet's favorite cats can help you decide. The top ten most co...

5 Ways to Get Out of Debt: Which Will Work for You?

Credit.com | Posted 03.04.2013 | Money
Credit.com

By Gerri Detweiler You've set your goal to get out of debt. Now you have to figure out how to achieve that goal. But with so many different experts t...

17 Signs Your New Year's Resolution Is Hopeless

Posted 12.31.2014 | Comedy

Weight loss may be one of the most popular New Year's resolutions, but it's also one of the hardest to keep -- especially when you have fast food rest...

Why I'm Resolute Against Resolutions

Erin McHugh | Posted 03.04.2013 | Fifty
Erin McHugh

A few words about resolutions. I'm suspicious of them. I put them in the same category as diets: in the main, they're doomed from the start, complete with a hefty chaser of guilt and self-recrimination.

The Last Advice You'll Need to Keep a New Year's Resolution

Steve Siebold | Posted 03.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Steve Siebold

Decide to make 2013 your year. Sharpen your mental toughness tools and make great things happen in the new year.

Routines

Charley Johnson | Posted 03.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Charley Johnson

I learned that this struggle to break from a routine -- to find passion in what you do, to find your voice -- is something we all go through. There is something reassuring, beautiful even, in how human this is.

How To Live A Miraculous Life

Gabrielle Bernstein | Posted 03.04.2013 | Healthy Living
Gabrielle Bernstein

You may be thinking about the goals you want to achieve in 2013. Perhaps they're specific and concrete, or perhaps you're still figuring out what you want. Either way, I'm here to tell you that you can experience straight-up miraculous change this year.

How Writing 'The List' (of People I've Slept With) Helped Me Get Ready For The New Year

Jill Di Donato | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Jill Di Donato

Usually reserved for bad rom-coms, frat boys and women who are just becoming familiar with the idea that they will probably sleep with multiple people before finding "The One," The List actually taught me a couple things about myself.

9 Ways To Achieve Your Fitness Resolutions

Rebecca Klein | Posted 02.08.2013 | Fifty

In 2009, while Tony Whatley was participating in the National Handball Championships at the University of Minnesota, he noticed two unexpected things:...

17 Resolutions From Huff/Post 50 Bloggers

Posted 01.02.2013 | Fifty

Is there any other holiday/excuse to party that has as much optimism as New Year's? Around this time every year, our collective eyes look into the fut...

An Inspiring Post-Split New Year’s Resolution

Jennifer Ball | Posted 03.03.2013 | Divorce
Jennifer Ball

For the past six years, I have been Divorced. For a long time, it was pretty much the only thing that you needed to know about me.

Readers Reveal Their New Year’s Resolutions

Posted 01.01.2013 | Divorce

If there's ever a time when a New Year's resolution seems particularly appropriate, it's after divorce. HuffPost Divorce readers agree. This year, ...

A New Way To Achieve Your New Year's Resolution

HuffPost Live | Posted 01.01.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

New Year's resolutions are always tough to maintain. But is there a neurological secret to staying on top of your new goals? HuffPost Live host Ab...

New Year's Resolution: There Is Always A Solution

Agapi Stassinopoulos | Posted 03.03.2013 | Healthy Living
Agapi Stassinopoulos

Intentions set a direction toward a new vision, opening the vista to see where one wants to go, making it easier to go toward the intention. There is less resistance with intentions than with resolutions.

Resolutions: 10 Promises This Midlifer Is Making For 2013

Ann Brenoff | Posted 03.03.2013 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

Resolutions are made to be broken, some say. Still, in my world, a fresh new calendar is inspiration for a few life do-overs. I, along with other resolution-makers, believe with all our hearts that in this next year we will live healthier, fuller lives -- if only we promise to.

13 Resolutions for 2013

Susan Orlins | Posted 03.02.2013 | Healthy Living
Susan Orlins

'Tis the season to obsess... about New Year's resolutions. For a worrywart, it is challenging to come up with just one resolution when there are so many choices, so I have selected several from my 2012 grab bag to inspire you to worry less and indulge more in 2013.

Out With the Old, in With the New

Mary Pritchard | Posted 03.03.2013 | Healthy Living
Mary Pritchard

Every year, like most people, I make my New Year's resolutions on Jan. 1. And then I battle with them for the rest of the year.

New Year's Resolution: I Will Become a Positive Thinker

Dr. Tian Dayton | Posted 03.02.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Tian Dayton

Is happiness a choice, or a fleeting experience that occurs only when all our stars are all perfectly aligned? Can we lose happiness as easily as we find it, or are there attitudes we can adopt that will counter feelings of pessimism and help us to build a stronger, more resilient self?

10 Things Every Child Needs to Know

Christine Organ | Posted 03.02.2013 | Religion
Christine Organ

Children can break your heart in one instant, then cause your heart to swell to near-bursting the next. But through it all -- through the tantrums, homework battles and curfew fights -- we need to take a step back and think about what we really want our children to know and to learn.

Don't Sabotage Your New Year's Resolution Efforts Before You've Even Started: 6 Simple Steps

Ann Rasmussen | Posted 03.02.2013 | Healthy Living
Ann Rasmussen

If we come at New Year's resolutions with a teeth-gritted determination to change, we inevitably defeat ourselves. Why? Because when we assume a fighting stance, bracing ourselves against temptations, we actually limit the resources that we bring to our challenge.

5 Tips to Help Make Your Resolutions Stick

Therese Borchard | Posted 03.03.2013 | Healthy Living
Therese Borchard

I know what you're thinking: another cheesy, goody-two-shoes blog on how I can keep all those goals I've set going into 2013. If you abhor such articles (like 10 ways to de-clutter your bathroom), then keep on reading. I'm like you -- normal.