Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions

| January 1, 2019 | 4 Comments

Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions

A New Year has come, and like many, you have made a resolution. The resolutions that people make can differ greatly, yet some seem to appear year after year, often for the same person.

The following are the top 10 New Year’s resolutions:

Top 10 New Year's Resolutions
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1. Lose Weight

This is one of the most common resolutions. Many people want to lose weight. They may decide to go on a diet for the New Year or exercise instead.

2. Stop smoking

Many who smoke make quitting a priority as their New Year’s resolution. Many do not like to smoke and have been trying to quit for years. New Year’s can be a wonderful time to move ahead on this. You can also have a goal of stopping another addition such as drinking, drugs, gambling, etc.

3. Spend more time with the children

Many people wish that they did more with their kids. They might make a resolution of doing so, which can be beneficial to both them and their children.

Top 10 New Year's Resolutions
Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions

4. Get a better job

A lot of people are not very happy with their jobs. They might just be staying stagnant in it, afraid to switch. A resolution might be to search for another job and to hopefully get one. You could also have as a resolution to do better in your current job or get a promotion.

5. Get out of debt

For those in debt (sadly a high number) you might want to make getting out of debt your resolution. Even if you are not in debt or you are so much so that you will not be able to get out of it this year, then your goal might be to do better with money and to not spend as much.

6. See or call your relatives more

A lot of us have relatives that we do not see or call enough. It might be your mother, your grandparents or someone else. You might make a resolution to keep in better contact with them.

Top 10 New Year's Resolutions
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7. Find that special someone

Many people who are single might make a resolution to do what is necessary to find someone. They may feel that they have not been successful but now is the time to try.

8. Do an accomplishment you have been putting off

Many of us have things we have been meaning to do. It might be learning another language, going on a special trip, learning to play an instrument, becoming a vegetarian or so forth. Whatever accomplishment you have been thinking about but just haven’t done can work as your resolution.

9. Help others

Some of us may list altruism as our resolution. It could be about giving to charity or volunteering. This is a great goal.

Top 10 New Year's Resolutions
Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions

10. Be happy

For some, the resolution is both simple and complicated. They want to be happier and have less stress. This can be a fantastic resolution.

Do you have any New Year’s resolutions? Please share below.

Happy New Year!

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Lyne is happily married and has two amazing teenagers. She is a Certified Infant Massage Instructor (CIMI), Certified Professional Wedding Consultant, and an Event Planner. It has always been her dream to create a website dedicated just for Moms since her children were young. Thus, after 10 years, she finally accomplished it, and the Ottawa Mommy Club was born in May 2011. She loves all things Disney and is an avid chocoholic. She was also the Queen B of the BConnected Conference, Canada's Digital Influencer and social media Conference in Ottawa and Toronto. She coordinated the Annual Infant Information Day/Early Years Expo for the City of Ottawa for 8 years. She was also the co-chair of the Navan for Kraft Hockeyville 2009-2011 committee that organized five community events within 6 months, and helped Navan reach the top 10 finalists in Canada. In April 2011, she received the City of Ottawa Mayor's City Builder Award.

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  1. LisaM says:

    I think it’s a great time to assess things but to not be discouraged if you “fail” too

  2. Kristy R. says:

    My resolution is the same every year – to make this year the best year yet! 🙂

  3. Shirley OFlynn says:

    I would really like to lose some weight this year.

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