I like goals. They help me plan my life. They give me direction and purpose. Without goals, I'd feel like a ship without a keel; directionless and out of control.I also like rhymes and playing with words. When writing a post, I try to come up with a clever title. Sometimes I rhyme, but when I can't come up with anything, I use a site like Rhyme Zone. I used Rhyme Zone for … [Read more...] about 2020: Goals And Funk Holes
First, we must get down to contest business! Last week, I announced that I'm giving away three Wahl shavers. All you had to do was write a Haiku. I brought in guest judge Physician on FIRE (aka Poet Laureate of the Frozen North) to judge your submissions. Here are the winners per Dr. Haiku:Grand prize (Wahl Elite Pro): HeatherHMy spouse pays 30For each head and beard … [Read more...] about Ask The Readers: Resolution Solutions?
I came up with 15 resolutions and to keep myself honest, today I post an update.Resolution Dilution?It's human nature to lose enthusiasm for goals after the initial excitement wears off. However, it's important to persevere. How many great things were accomplished in a month or two? Stick to it and build a habit!One way to keep yourself motivated is to hold yourself … [Read more...] about Resolution Dilution?
I've always disliked New Year's resolutions. What is so special about a new year? You should always be trying to better yourself regardless of what day it is.But, it feels different for me now. Maybe it's because I let some things drop at the end of 2018 and this is a reaction? Dunno. In any case, I'm setting goals for 2019. Brace yourselves.I don’t plan. I’m not a … [Read more...] about 15 Resolutions (And Cookie Absolution)
Bah! A post about New Year's resolutions! How novel and creative! NOT! But tis' the season, so I'm going to ask about them anyway. Before I do, I want to tell you how I'm approaching it.Resolutions Suck (but...) I've always disliked New Year's resolutions. Why do we need a new year to make a new beginning? Start today, not on 1/1! Try to improve and reinvent yourself … [Read more...] about Goals?