I’m not a big one for resolutions, especially for New Year. In my experience, resolutions are always broken. That plan to detox from chocolate and wine lasts until around the 7th of January before I cave. So, true to form, I’m not making any resolutions for 2015. I am, however, making some life rules. These are rules that I’m determined to live by for the next year. They’re rules that I think will help keep me happy, calm and able to enjoy the important things in life.
Learn to say no
My biggest fault is saying “yes” too often. This is sometimes a blessing because I’m open to new experiences but, mainly, it’s a hindrance because I end up taking on too much. I hate to let people down but I know that ultimately, saying yes to everything all the time means I will end up falling short. So this year I’m going to learn to say “no” when I need to, without feeling guilty about it. Continue reading »