January is one of my favorite times of the year. It is not common to hear someone say they love the month of January — it is usually cold and follows right after one of the happiest times of the year — Christmas. But because of this, I have made it a goal of mine to become a person who loves the concept of the "new year." The idea of a new year is so refreshing. I … [Read more...] about Good News: New Year, New Beginnings
New Year's Resolutions
Photos by Kayla Lee It's January and New Year's Day just passed, when we ushered in the new year of 2017. Like every time period surrounding the beginning of a new year, there's been plenty of talk about making New Year's resolutions. People decide to change things they don't like about themselves, or they set out to make improvements to their lives. They like to make … [Read more...] about Students Share Thoughts On New Year’s Resolutions
New Year’s resolutions can be exciting or terrifying. For some students, resolutions are nothing more than looming expectations that produce stress and guilt when not fulfilled. For others, these resolutions are symbolic representations of working toward a fruitful and productive year. Students shared what they wish to change or accomplish in 2015. Overall, many students … [Read more...] about New Year’s Resolutions
I opened up my small day planner the other day, and in large, hot pink block letters the command jumped off the page. It said, “Keep your New Year’s resolution.” It bore my initials and the date Dec. 31, 2014. “Absolutely,” I said to myself. But what was it? I couldn’t even remember what my resolution was. Ah the promises of the new year. A new year is like a … [Read more...] about Is It Me or Is It New Year’s Resolutions?
“Eat healthy. Lose weight. Get more sleep.” Sound familiar? If your New Year’s resolution list sounds similar to this you’re not alone. According to health.com, one out of every three Americans establishes a New Year’s resolution. But after the holiday buzz is over and we’re forced to return to our lives, those resolutions can be hard to keep. Whether you’re hoping to lose … [Read more...] about How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions Past January 1