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New Years Resolutions

Rock Solid Sissified Spring Resolutions

Scott Stiffler | Posted 05.11.2016 | Queer Voices
Scott Stiffler

So in the waning moments of a chilly NYC Sunday morning in early May, you pick yourself up, spot your pants in the distance, and find in them the trusty Pilot Razor Point pen that was supposed to have prompted you to crank out the Great American Novel by the first quarter of 2016. You take that pen, and you make a list of Spring Resolutions.

10 Essential Habits of Highly Optimistic and Positive People

Bill Murphy Jr. | Posted 04.14.2016 | Healthy Living
Bill Murphy Jr.

My top resolution for 2016 was to become more optimistic--because as the saying goes, "perpetual optimism is a force multiplier." Put differently, believing in positive outcomes makes them more likely to come true.

Empathy for the "Devil:" Exchanging Introspection for Outrospection

Lysa Heslov | Posted 03.22.2016 | Impact
Lysa Heslov

It's hard to believe, but we are already almost three months into a new year. Did you make any resolutions for 2016? If so, you're not alone: each tim...

5 Reasons To Buy Less & Experience More In 2016

Pure Adventures Travel | Posted 03.16.2016 | Travel
Pure Adventures Travel

We are now well into the new year, so how do you see yourself accomplishing your goals in 2016? For you, does living better mean acquiring the latest tech, appliance, or maybe a home reno?

Five Unexpected Ways to Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle

Dave Austin | Posted 03.04.2016 | Fifty
Dave Austin

When 2016 started, many adults 50 and over set high expectations for self-improvement. For many, that meant wanting to lose weight, becoming more acti...

Why You Shouldn't Feel Guilty for Ditching Your New Year's Resolutions

Dani Fleischer | Posted 02.29.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Dani Fleischer

With every re-start of the calendar, there occurs this inevitable and relentless assessment, almost without my consent. I make promises to myself about all the things I have to accomplish in the coming year in order to make up for all those years I wasted trying to hide from life.

The Year of Being Unapologetically Me

Samantha McGowan | Posted 02.15.2016 | Women
Samantha McGowan

What if I was unapologetically myself? What if I laughed when I was happy and cried when I was sad, without being concerned of what the people around me would think?

Renewing Your Vows

Dr. Wendie Trubow | Posted 02.12.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Wendie Trubow

OK. At the risk of sounding un-American, I've got a confession to make. There are a number of holidays and practices that I've always thought were s...

7 New Year's Resolutions For Homeowners

Trulia | Posted 02.10.2016 | HuffPost Home

New year, new you, new home. The calendar change always invites all sorts of resolutions, some of them attainable, many of them impractical and stress...

Love Your Storyline

Elizabeth Grace Saunders | Posted 02.10.2016 | HuffPost Home
Elizabeth Grace Saunders

I recently had a revelation that brought me a lot of joy and freedom... When we're younger, we go through phases where we want to have or be whate...

3 Ways to Refresh Your New Year's Resolutions

Liz Wilkes | Posted 02.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Liz Wilkes

The point of New Year's resolutions is to make yourself a better you. That means breaking old habits and building new ones. However, that doesn't happen overnight. It requires dedication and commitment to seeing an improved you at the end of a long journey.

The Case for Breaking Your Habits

Dr. Claudia Aguirre | Posted 02.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Claudia Aguirre

I'm not saying to stop brushing your teeth or to never go on autopilot, but in a time where we seem to be endlessly bombarded with things to do and people to see, perhaps there is room for more awareness and attention and less automatic behavior.

What Dreams May Come.

Heather Caro | Posted 02.01.2016 | Women
Heather Caro

I have always had a rather overactive subconscious. My dreams are vivid and complex experiences - set to music or even spoken in foreign languages th...

A Simple Formula for Growth

Tarif Shraim | Posted 02.01.2016 | Religion
Tarif Shraim

We are a month into the New Year and, perhaps, it would be useful to dedicate this moment to taking stock of our nascent resolutions and intentions. ...

Transform Your Beauty Routine In 90 Days

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 02.01.2016 | Style

Face it, you've been meaning to get a beauty regimen going for a while now. So why not stick to New Year's tradition and put a new routine on your res...

DISPATCH: Why This Ancient Vedic Practice Trumps Any New Year's Resolution

Miriam Ava | Posted 01.29.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Miriam Ava

Did you set resolutions on New Year's Day? Did you maybe decide to eat more healthfully? Move more joyfully, love more wholeheartedly, work more purp...

Comfort for Your Failed New Year's Resolution

Karen Horneffer-Ginter, Ph.D. | Posted 01.28.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Karen Horneffer-Ginter, Ph.D.

"You know what the problem is with making any sort of effort to better ourselves?" "What?" I asked, as a took a sip of my coffee. "It's just a set u...

It's Time to Get Healthy... Healthy Credit, That Is!

Jeanne Kelly | Posted 01.28.2016 | Business
Jeanne Kelly

It's the start of the year, and with the new year come New Year's resolutions. We often use New Year's Resolutions to help us focus on getting healt...

The New Year With Your Old Self: Making It Stick

Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum | Posted 01.28.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum

Many of us begin with that resolution that, in our mind's eye, will set the stage for the rest of the year. We decide that this year, things are going to be different, and that this will be the year that we get thinner, fitter, or become the best that we can be.

16 New Year Habits Every Woman Should Keep in 2016

Robelen Bajar | Posted 01.28.2016 | Women
Robelen Bajar

Nothing feels better than knowing what needs to be done is done: your tax return, invoicing, or writing your first book. There's no better time than today.

The Most Important Thing You Can Do for Your SAT/ACT Prep if You're in 10th Grade

Erika Oppenheimer | Posted 01.28.2016 | Education
Erika Oppenheimer

Read. Yes, it really is that simple. The best thing you can do to prepare yourself for the SAT and ACT if you aren't quite ready to start actually prepping for the SAT and ACT is to read. The reason is twofold.

When New Year's Resolutions Conflict With Self-Worth

Eric J. Hall | Posted 01.28.2016 | Healthy Living
Eric J. Hall

It's now a month into the new year, and it is a good time to take stock of those resolutions you made in the heat (or cold) of New Year's celebrations...

Setting S.M.A.R.T. Financial Goals for the Year

SALT | Posted 01.27.2016 | College

When you're taking control of your finances, one of the most helpful things to do is to create a goal -- so long as it's achievable. Otherwise, you might find yourself unsure of what steps to take or end up stuck in the middle of the process, treading water.

It's February 1st and You've Already Given Up on Your New Year's Resolutions? You're Lacking Mental Toughness!

Steve Siebold | Posted 01.27.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Steve Siebold

It's almost February 1. Remember those New Year's resolutions you made at the beginning of the year? It's only been just under a month, but have you ...

What To Do When You're Feeling Overwhelmed

Sofia Rose Smith | Posted 01.27.2016 | Religion
Sofia Rose Smith

Does the beginning of the New Year overwhelm you a little? Perhaps you started 2016 with that clean slate feel; you released old patterns as we said goodbye to 2015, but now you can't remember that hopeful feeling you had on New Year's Day.