Filed in : Personal

Well, it’s that time of year again. The time when Forever 21 and Express sell more glitter dresses in a one-week period than the rest of the year combined, the time when you can’t walk into a grocery store without being assaulted by at least three champagne displays, and the time of year when people resolve to become a better version of themselves come January 1.

A new year, a new start. 2012 will be an entirely different ball game, and as for me? I can’t wait to start swinging. Here’s a glimpse of what I hope to achieve in the New Year:

1. Run the Marine Corps Marathon again, and run it in less than 4 hrs 30 min.
2. Blog five times a week
3. Be consistent about daily devotions
4. Make a healthy, homecooked meal at least once a week (I know, it’s sad that I’m not already doing this!)
5. Spend less time on Facebook!
6. *___________* (This one’s a secret, but I promise to let y’all know when I reach it!)

I think I wrote this “wish list” in May and I just found it again a few weeks ago. I love finding stuff like this because it reminds me just how much God’s freely given me this year!

Canon 50 1.2

Wish me luck- this is my first year making REAL goals! Do you make resolutions? Have you ever actually kept one for the entire year?

Happy Friday!

Some Resolutions for the New Year

December 30, 2011

  1. Katie

    December 30th, 2011 at 9:52 am

    Running a marathon is on my list too!! I haven’t figured out which one yet though lol. I just feel like if Biggest Loser contestants can run one, so can I!

  2. Elizabeth

    December 30th, 2011 at 9:55 am

    Ditto to #3… WHY is that my resolution EVERY year?! I don’t like to call them “Resolutions,” but, I do tend to make goals at the beginning of the year, or at least just reflect on things I need to or would like to work on. Haven’t decided on what will officially be my goals of 2012!
    Oh oh! And I offer to help with #4 if you want!

  3. Tina @ Tabibi Design

    December 30th, 2011 at 10:12 am

    Getting fit and healthy eats were my goal last year. I actually stuck with it till the holidays arrived! I also ran the Marine Corp Marathon in October of this year. It was my first one! Congrats on your milestone. I definitely plan on doing another one. Let me know if you register this upcoming year : ) I wish you the best of luck on accomplishing your goals for 2012!

  4. Jenna @ Heartcarry Press

    December 30th, 2011 at 1:09 pm

    Go lady! I know you’ll make all of these and more happen this year 🙂 This is going to be my first year trying out resolutions (never done that before!) and I hope I keep with them. I know how satisfying it feels to check something off Little Bit Heart’s goal list so I want that same feeling on the personal side.

  5. A fun ol’ Friday poll » : Abby Grace Photography • Modern Washington D.C. Wedding, Engagement and Portrait Photographer

    April 13th, 2012 at 6:05 am

    […] so if any of yall read this post, you may be wondering when #6 will be revealed/come to fruition. Well, I’m super stoked […]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Leave A Note

Browse the Conversation ...

Follow along

@abbygracephoto

JOin the abby grace newsletter community

Get on the list

for exclusive, once-weekly business & photo tips, early access to new courses and resources, and occasional Mean Girls quotes.