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New Years Resolutions

Resolution Kept: The Relief of Having Planned Ahead for College Costs

Patricia Roberts | Posted 01.12.2016 | Education
Patricia Roberts

Resolving in the first year of my son's life to diligently save for his higher education is one of the wisest and most valuable commitments I've ever made.

Learn How to Make Good Decisions in 2016

David D. Ireland, Ph.D. | Posted 01.12.2016 | GPS for the Soul
David D. Ireland, Ph.D.

For decades, each new year found me ramping up a new set of resolutions. I was going to lose weight, be more patient... Then it dawned on me -- after ...

Have you set your social media resolutions for 2016?

Catriona Pollard | Posted 01.12.2016 | Business
Catriona Pollard

How did your social media perform in 2015? Did you achieve your goals? The start of a new year is always a good time to reflect and think about where...

How to Make 2016 Your Best Year Ever!

Jamelle Sanders | Posted 01.12.2016 | Healthy Living
Jamelle Sanders

I am encouraging you to make a plan for success in 2016. When the hype of the new year fades I want you to have a clear plan that you can work and produce wins in every area of your life. 2016 will be the product of the plan that you create right now

Forget New Year, New You!

Mallika Chopra | Posted 01.12.2016 | Healthy Living
Mallika Chopra

This year, my intent is to incubate the next phase. It's a year I want to dig deeper, intellectually and spiritually. As one of my friends said in expressing her intent to me, I want more "quiet".

The State Of Your New Year’s Resolution In 20 Hilarious Tweets

The Huffington Post | Erin Schumaker | Posted 01.12.2016 | Healthy Living

There are two kinds of New Year's resolution-makers: people who set lofty goals for themselves and people who resolve to eat more pizza. And by mid-Ja...

Why Our Grown-Up Need For Stability Isn't Always Good

Michelle Martin | Posted 01.12.2016 | Fifty
Michelle Martin

I've been thinking about why the actual process of change is so unsettling, particularly for those of us in midlife and beyond. What keeps us rooted in place, rather than forging ahead, despite our deep desire for change?

An Open Letter to Women Struggling With Their New Year's Resolutions

Esther Litchfield-FInk | Posted 01.11.2016 | Women
Esther Litchfield-FInk

Well, it's not you, it's your resolutions. We make them, and statistically all but 8% of New Year's Resolutions are kept. The job, the man, life. The kids, the divorce, the move, financial insecurity. The patriarchy. Women's roles.

Five Steps to Manifesting Your Dreams in 2016

Rea Nolan Martin | Posted 01.11.2016 | Healthy Living
Rea Nolan Martin

When I look back at my younger self that year in Chicago and all the unrest that followed, I see those years as my greatest achievement. Those were the years I broke through my comfort zone and dared to dream.

How to Save Money on Big Expenses in 2016

Robert Harrow | Posted 01.11.2016 | Business
Robert Harrow

In order to help those still hanging in there with one of the most common resolutions -- spending less, and saving more -- we take a look at some of the things burning the biggest holes in American pockets and how to deal with them.

How 10 Minutes Can Change Your Life

Dr. Darria Long Gillespie | Posted 01.11.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Darria Long Gillespie

Let's face it, none of us have time to waste -- so here are a few of my favorite powerhouse activities.

Fit New Year

Kevin R. Stone, M.D. | Posted 01.11.2016 | Healthy Living
Kevin R. Stone, M.D.

May you be stronger. Pretty much all of our ills are made worse by weakness. Power developed by strengthening our muscle guides all of our body's ...

5 Food Year's Resolutions for 2016

Alessandro Demaio | Posted 01.11.2016 | Healthy Living
Alessandro Demaio

As 2015 closes, it is easy to feel daunted by the future -- even overwhelmed. In a year that saw the world pass the historic 400PPM of atmospheric car...

The Most Powerful (and Simple) Things to Know About Joy

Mary Joan Cunningham | Posted 01.11.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Mary Joan Cunningham

Whether freshly committed to making meaningful change in this new year or working through the challenges of a new health reality, do not underestimate...

New Year, Real You -- 5 Steps to Claiming Your True Self

Marilyn Tam | Posted 01.11.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Marilyn Tam

"For eleven months and maybe about twenty days each year, we concentrate upon the shortcomings of others, but for a few days at the turn of New Year w...

Some Deep Truths About Time Management

Maya Mathias | Posted 01.11.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Maya Mathias

We're well and truly into the new year. Many of us will have designed resolutions, visions and goals. And some of us will already have "slipped up" on...

How to Get the Best of January

Tammy Moir | Posted 01.11.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Tammy Moir

Every month of the year holds its own special merits and wisdoms, and just as you work with your own individual strengths to achieve the best results ...

New Year's Revelations!

Renate Cunneen | Posted 01.11.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Renate Cunneen

Here we are entering yet another new year. What does that mean to me as I sit here on the GO train heading home from another day at the office? Nothi...

One Radical Resolution

Sharon McCarthy | Posted 01.11.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Sharon McCarthy

There is nothing so American as our belief in our own personal exceptionalism, to believe in our ability to transform our lives in Horatio Ager-like f...

11 Slow Cooker Recipes That Will Save You Money in The New Year

Posted 01.11.2016 | Taste

The New Year is an ideal time to reset your budget and get creative with ways to save money. By utilizing your trusty slow cooker, you'll get more ban...

2016 Resolutions All Gay Men Should Consider

Towleroad | James Nichols | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

“I am a gay man above all else.” -Larry Kramer. In that spirit, I’m Leo Herrera, a gay artist and activist. Here are my resolutions for gay fami...

How Celebrating New Year's Eve Has Changed Over The Years

Laurie Levy | Posted 01.09.2016 | Fifty
Laurie Levy

My husband and I celebrated 2016 by getting together with some longtime friends. At a brunch with five other couples, all of us seniors, we struggled to hear one another. But, we agreed, that it was a great way to start the New Year. Just being together was something to celebrate. That evening, we toasted the New Year with our next-door neighbors of over 35 years.

Why We Should Celebrate Every Day And Not Just New Year's

Phyllis Sues | Posted 01.09.2016 | Fifty
Phyllis Sues

Happy New Year! Will it be or won't it be? That's the million-dollar unanswerable question. Looking at what we have right now, I wish I could feel optimistic.

Remembering Our Resolution

Kermit Roosevelt | Posted 01.23.2016 | Politics
Kermit Roosevelt

This New Year, let's think not about changing who we are, but about remembering who we are as individuals and as a people. There are, I think, two basic things we need.

Say YES to YOU in 2016!

Gigi G. | Posted 01.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Gigi G.

YES! It's that time of year again! A time for making new year's resolutions. A time for making a commitment to ourselves for the year ahead! This y...