Category: new year

Looks Like We Made It

It’s 2010. I still can’t get used to saying or writing that … 2010! Wow! I am getting older. For sure. I’ve been terribly lax in my blogging. It’s not that I have nothing to say, well, actually maybe I haven’t had much to say. I’ve been going […]

2009 — The Year of Activity

The time has come to cease all the exercises and actually commit some goals to writing for 2009. Every year my goals seem to centre around a particular issue or theme. Last year was wellness, one year was financial, etc. Well, having looked over what I hope to […]

10 Questions

If you’re thinking about setting some goals for yourself for 2009, assessing what happened in 2008 might help you get started. It’s hard to move forward and plan for the future if you don’t understand where you’ve been and where you’re at right now. I got these questions […]

New Year’s Day

I received this in an email newsletter this morning and quite liked it so I thought I’d share: New Year’s Day From Ballistics (Random House, 2008) Everyone has two birthdays according to the English essayist Charles Lamb, the day you were born and New Year’s Day– a droll […]

Taking Stock of 2008

‘Tis the season! Every year I write goals for myself and post them on my blog around the New Year. I look back at the end of the year and assess my development, then write new goals for the coming year. I guess I’ve always been goal-oriented but […]


On Friday I went to the Mighty offices to participate in a Goal Setting session with Jim Rohn. I’ve done the exercises before, but not in a couple of years. Every year I write goals for myself and then I review them at the end of the year, […]

Out of Tune

Okay, I think I have a few minutes before I am whisked away to M5 (Mighty Miramichi Monday Morning Meeting for those not in the know). I am on Day 4 of a 7 day brown rice detox program. The first three days were frigging hell, let me […]

New Dawn

Well here we are, that time again. A brand new year. Yesterday I took stock. Today I lay down the new tracks, define my focus for 2008. This year my goals are for my wellness. I’ve been thinking about it a lot. And I think I’ve narrowed things […]

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! I spent a quiet evening at home last night watching movies. It was blissful! I watched No Country for Old Men and Atonement. Why is it that a lot of the award contenders this year seem particularly violent? Like Eastern Promises, very violent. I enjoyed […]