Have you been asked what your New Year’s resolutions are yet? Maybe you’ve already come up with a list, or maybe you don’t give resolutions a second thought. Regardless, setting goals for a new year is a great way to motivate yourself to make positive changes in your life, no matter how big or small. If you’re looking for ideas, check out our list of positive habits. There are 20 – the lucky number of the year!
1] Clean your car and house regularly. The more you do it, the quicker it will get done each time.
2] Spend time outdoors, even during the winter. Fresh air can boost your mood!
3] Take shorter showers and turn off the lights when you leave a room.
4] Volunteer at an organization with a mission you care about.
5] Instead of having takeout for lunch and dinner, try cooking new recipes.
6] Take on a challenging project at work to expand your knowledge base.
7] Slow down behind the wheel. Nothing is worth getting in an accident!
8] Adopt a pet to save a life and enjoy constant companionship.
9] Keep an open mind by listening to the ideas of others.
10] Take a weekend trip to a city you’ve never been to.
11] Drink more water!
12] Go to bed earlier to save money on coffee the next day.
13] Step out of your comfort zone and try a new activity.
14] Take more pictures to create more memories.
15] Walk whenever you can to get exercise and reduce your carbon footprint.
16] Try not to rush around – taking your time reduces your chances of making mistakes.
17] Treat yourself at least once a week to something that you love.
18] Maintain a good balance of your personal and professional life – both are important!
19] Consider your insurance needs and if all of your assets are properly covered.
20] Be optimistic. A new year brings new possibilities!