I love making lists. I think I’m pretty good at letting myself deviate, but lists are like loose road maps for me.
This new year’s, something my yoga teacher said kept echoing in my mind: “Do what you need to do to let yourself succeed.” I think the key to resolutions is not to beat myself up if I don’t accomplish them. Rather, I’m examining why I didn’t accomplish them and if I really care. If I’m mad at myself for not seeing something through, then it’s time to break it down: What are my baby steps to reach that goal?
Last year, I was so excited to set resolutions that I posted them a week before the new year. Here’s how I stacked up: