I was shocked the other day to realize that HALF of the year has already passed. (Christmas will be here before you know it, so get your holiday shopping done early!) Holy schmoley, time flies! Why, just yesterday, I was rocking my Guns N' Roses t-shirt and black bandana.
"Guns and what?"
They were cool back in the day. TRUST ME.
"Whatever, old lady."
Statistics show that only between 3- 15% of resolutions are actually kept. Is that true? That seems low to me.
Who are they asking? What are their resolutions? Is this counting the people who made their resolutions after having just a little too much bubbly before the ball dropped? ("Man, thess yearrr, I
According to the things I blogged about doing this year, I'm doing well. I'll tell you what though, it has not been easy and there have been times where I felt like throwing in the resolute towel!
It has been hard for me to not interrupt someone's train of thought to state what I'm thinking! I'm becoming better about it, but some of you people I see in person need to give me a breather and pause to ask me what I think sometime or my head will explode and that will just get hair everywhere.
Embracing imperfection has been the most liberating as far as pay-off goes. It's nice to reach the end of the day and think, "I did dandy." There is still room for improvement in that area, and I commit to working at it 'til I have it down perfectly!
The most challenging has been focusing on the attributes that I like about other people. Not because I hate people and their peopleness! I just tend to think about (a) solutions to people's problems instead of where they're hot already and (b) me, me, me! (Yeah, I know. That's why I'm working on this.)
Speak up! What resolutions have you kept up with and which have you dropped?