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Old 12-26-2012, 06:23 PM   #1
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"New Year's Resolutions 2013"

Are you making a resolution for the new year?
Losing weight? Starting something? Ending something?
WhatEver it is, I am curious.
Please share your thoughts.

I am going to try to help someone in need at least once each month in '2013'. I want to make someone happy.
I am also going to exercise more every day, which may prove harder to do than the above mentioned hehehe


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Old 12-26-2012, 06:26 PM   #2
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I've kind of been liking that NFL slogan, Sixty minutes of play a day. So that's what I'm going to do. At least 60 minutes of play each day... at least

Give us this day our daily bacon.
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Old 12-26-2012, 06:30 PM   #3
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I don't make resolutions, but I am planning on a complete revamp of my diet starting the first, weight loss should be right behind. I will also be restarting my cardiac rehab exercises, things got away from me this year with my Ogre being sick and all this past summer.
“There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” - Albert Einstein
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Old 12-26-2012, 07:06 PM   #4
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No resolutions but a couple of promises to myself ...

#1 try to eat healthier
#2 will work on being a little bit happier each and every day
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Old 12-26-2012, 07:07 PM   #5
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I'm not in the habit of making resolutions but there are a bunch I should make.
"If you want to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe." -Carl Sagan
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Old 12-26-2012, 07:58 PM   #6
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My only resolution is to try to be a good mother-in-law. It's a new role for me and we'll be planning the wedding this year. I want to be helpful but not overbearing. Offer advice only when asked.
I could give up chocolate but I'm no quitter!
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Old 12-26-2012, 11:00 PM   #7
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To save even more money...and then buy a new car

We have done really well in the last year or so and have managed to save a lot of money!

We do have enough now to buy a new car outright, but we wont, we will continue to save and buy one probably at the end of next year as it is nice to have money to fall back on
All I really need is love, but a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt
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Old 12-31-2012, 02:37 PM   #8
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i'm gonna go good willpower hunting...i'll see how that goes, first....:)
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Old 01-01-2013, 10:44 AM   #9
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I don't like making promises I can't keep lol!
I do want try and be more patient, spend more time with my kids and find the courage to do atleast one thing I've always been too cautious to try. Maybe even start selling my pickles and preserves for extra money instead of giving it all away. Many people have mentioned that I should but I guess I just haven't had enough faith in my abilities.
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Old 01-01-2013, 10:49 AM   #10
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I am going to try and become a lot more active. This apartment life has made me become lackadaisical. I still am quite busy but could manage my free time a bit better. I have a few months off from my seasonal job so I will use it to try and kick start some kind of fitness routine again. I haven't done bad over the years, but keeping one going beyond a few months has always been an issue. One obstacle to my fitness regimen is that I still have a house where my ex wife and daughter live and go there almost daily to see my daughter and help maintain the property. By the time I am done snow cleaning, or lawn cutting, dog walking, I get home for dinner and am pretty much bagged out.

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