Prep kit for a happy new year

January 2, 2018
Want to prepare for a happy new year? Put a little kit together with these items: A paper clip to hold everything together. A rubber band to help you stay...

New year affirmation

January 1, 2017

Hopes and dreams

December 30, 2016
So 2016 is drawing to a close and a fresh new year is on the horizon. Today is reader participation day. Tell us your hopes and dreams. The first things that come to...

Happy New Year!

January 1, 2016

Reinventing January

December 31, 2015
I'm not a big believer in New Year's resolutions, but I do believe in starting the year with some intentions for the days and months that lie ahead. January can be a...

Kooky New Year customs

December 16, 2015
We do them, but do we know why we do? Our traditional midnight kiss is meant to bring good luck to the relationship so affection and warmth remain all year. We eat...

No resolutions

December 31, 2014
New Year Wishes It's been a hard year in the world. Hard in every sense of the word. It's hard to not despair.  And yet, a new year brings hope that the slate can be...

Be here now: New Year’s wish for digital etiquette

January 3, 2014
Ram Dass advised Be here now and that's still good advice in today's digital world. Maybe even better advice today, when there are so many opportunities to be somewhere...

Reimagine your life

January 1, 2014
You only have one life. Make the most of it. Happy New...

What color will 2013 be?

January 1, 2013
Here's what I love about a new year: it brings a blank canvas that we can fill any way we like.  It's chance to choose new colors .... to paint in new shapes...

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