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New Years Resolutions

Make a Fitness Resolution That Sticks

Angelo Poli | Posted 03.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Angelo Poli

About a zillion people make resolutions that relate to fitness around the New Year. And about three-quarters of a zillion of them don't stick to those resolutions past six weeks. I have a few theories as to why that might be -- and how you might be able to make a fitness resolution that sticks this time around.

A Boomer's New Year's Resolutions

Renee Fisher | Posted 03.01.2014 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

If you are getting excited about the prospect of making your list of New Year's resolutions,and your list has been basically the same since 1967, you may want to take a gander at the following.

Tips for Choosing the Right Resolution: How You Can Set Yourself Up for Success

Debra Carpenter | Posted 03.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Debra Carpenter

Choose your resolution wisely. It's a chance to make big change happen in your life and there's no better time to turn over a new leaf than Dec. 31. Pick one you'll enjoy accomplishing that strays from the norm, is realistic and specific, and allows you to hold yourself accountable to a friend or family member.

17 New Year's Eve Someecards That Will Start Your 2014 With A Laugh

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 12.30.2013 | Comedy

Fact: New Year's Eve is probably the most overrated night of the year. Make it better for a friend you plan to keep around in 2014 by sending a witty ...

Menopause Mondays: Women's Inspiring 2014 Encore Careers in Perimenopause and Menopause

Ellen Dolgen | Posted 03.01.2014 | Fifty
Ellen Dolgen

I now have a purpose in my 2014 life that is bigger than me: Supporting women through perimenopause and menopause so that they can lead the happy, healthy and fulfilled lives they deserve.

A Ritual for the New Year

Heather Strang | Posted 02.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Heather Strang

What if you had the ability to create 2014 as your most abundant, joyful and love-filled year yet? What if in an hour's time, you could set the stage ...

10 Must-Have New Year Resolutions for the Widowed

Carole Brody Fleet | Posted 02.23.2014 | Fifty
Carole Brody Fleet

It's that time of year again. We are all getting peppered and pelted with those endless ads and commercials designed to help you "start the New Yea...

The 10 Resolutions I Want Everyone Else To Make In 2014

Roz Warren | Posted 02.18.2014 | Fifty
Roz Warren

Every year I make New Year's resolutions and every year I break them. So this year, I'm trying something different -- resolutions for other people. Hey world -- here are the changes I'd like to see YOU make in 2014.

10 Travel Resolutions for a New Year

William D. Chalmers | Posted 03.01.2014 | Travel
William D. Chalmers

We resolve to not flaunt our travel exploits and long-winded adventure stories to others -- nor to shamelessly show off our travel selfies to others. What are your 2014 Travel Resolutions?

Stop Downloading Your Resolutions

David Sable | Posted 03.01.2014 | Healthy Living
David Sable

In tune with our digital world there are enough New Year's Resolution apps to ensure that as we fail to keep our self-made promises we can try and try again, leaving behind us a trail of thumbs-downs to mark our passage of trial and tribulation.

'Please Join Me In Not Starting A Diet January 1st'

Posted 12.30.2013 | Women

Bestselling author Anne Lamott has a striking recommendation for anyone who has "lose weight" on their New Year's resolution list: Don't do it. I...

There Is Only One New Year's Resolution You Need... Kindness

Paul Ruth | Posted 03.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Paul Ruth

Kindness. Yes kindness, but not only the resolution to be kind. Kindness takes a reflection on what it is and how it shows its angelic halo from time ...

5 Tips for Powering Up Your Parenting in the New Year

Betsy Brown Braun | Posted 03.01.2014 | Parents
Betsy Brown Braun

Let's talk about resolving to make some changes in your parenting -- small adjustments that you can do and keep up, that will make a big difference in your life with your child.

New Year's "Resoluctance"

Yvette A. Nunez | Posted 03.01.2014 | Latino Voices
Yvette A. Nunez

Fifteen years later, I am more guarded about my New Year's resolutions, and their general tendency to crash and burn.

WATCH: The Biggest Diet Mistake People Make After New Year's

Posted 12.30.2013 | Healthy Living

Only 8 percent of people complete a New Year's resolution, which is why board-certified family physician Dr. Andy Baldwin says it's a mistake to make ...

Nixed Year's Resolutions

Annabelle Gurwitch | Posted 03.01.2014 | Comedy
Annabelle Gurwitch

Every year millions of Americans make resolutions. These are essentially to-do lists, most of which never stick, which is why each year I make a to-don't list. It's much easiest and more satisfying. By setting expectations low, I never let myself down, just like our government.

The Only 2014 Resolution You'll Need... the One That Changes Everything

Steve McSwain | Posted 02.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Steve McSwain

William "Bill" Butler and Dr. Steve McSwain This is the season for New Year's resolutions. Actually, however, there is only one resolution you...

10 Strategies for Achieving Your New Year's Resolutions

Amanda Gore | Posted 03.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Amanda Gore

The new year is a fantastic opportunity to spend time (preferably a couple of hours) working on your life rather than just being caught up, running around in circles, in your life. Time is so precious that we are flat out getting the basics done, let alone thinking about our lives and how we are functioning.

2014: Some Recommended Next Steps

Bob Brody | Posted 02.26.2014 | Comedy
Bob Brody

When you get to be my age -- and by the way, no, I have no intention of revealing it here (61) -- you tend to pick up some priceless insights. Now, t...

Why Some People Almost Always Reach Their New Year's Resolutions

Matthew B. James, Ph.D. | Posted 03.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Matthew B. James, Ph.D.

Your goal must also be meaningful for you. It isn't what other people want, what we think we should want, or what others want for us.


Olivia Rosewood | Posted 03.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Olivia Rosewood

'Tis the season to grab a pen and paper and make some New Year's resolutions. Sounds so simple, and yet, is there a craft to making your new year's goals more meaningful? Here are a few tips, some backed up by studies, that will help you make the most of this fresh new year.

Mindfulness in Everyday Life: 5 Sure Steps to Achieve New Year's Resolutions

Donna Rockwell, PsyD | Posted 03.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Donna Rockwell, PsyD

Resolutions usually made in desperation become another excuse for guilt and self-denigration, another opportunity to feel like a failure. How can resolutions be a point of positive self-growth, instead, where we make them, and keep them, and benefit from their healing and restorative powers?

I'm Ditching New Year's Resolutions This Year -- For Something Better

Amy Chan | Posted 03.01.2014 | Women
Amy Chan

This year, instead of creating a new set of goals and resolutions, I've decided to create a contract. This is a contract with myself, on the everyday behaviors and perspectives I can incorporate so I can grow -- so that I can be the best version of "me," that I can be.

Fourteen 2014 New Year's Resolutions for Progressives -- and One for Every Year

Robert Creamer | Posted 03.01.2014 | Politics
Robert Creamer

The coming year will determine whether progressives allow the obstructionist tactics of extremists and their billionaire allies to stop change that benefits the vast majority of ordinary Americans.

8 Ways To Practice More Positivity In 2014

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 12.30.2013 | Healthy Living

It's impossible to go an entire year without navigating through some challenges -- but despite any setbacks, many are approaching 2014 with an optimis...