New Years

We are in North Carolina celebrating Christmas & New Years with my parents. Being with family, plus time in the mountains, makes for a perfect retreat from everyday life. 

Together, we all have pushed pause.

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We’ve been in our PJs more than clothes. We’ve watched lots of movies, taken long walks, been kayaking and yes we’ve been filling our bellies too. (oh good lord!)

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Now the time has come though, right?

New Years Resolutions.

Here’s what I’ve decided–I’m going to do myself a favor this New Year and not load myself with a million pressures about what I’m doing or not doing for my “resolutions.” 

I know myself too well. The pressure or expectations I would put on myself would be unhealthy. The “extra plate” I would add to my other plates would probably lead to a mess…all over me and my family too. The new “me” would be more damaging than good.

I have plans for 2016. I have ideas. I have goals.

But those plans/goals/expectations do not all need to start today–or all come crashing down on me next week. 

Today, I am just going to work on today. Its probably too simple but it is freeing

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Cheers to a new year FULL of new days… to start the better version of ourselves!

Love, 

Liz

 

 

 

 

 


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