New Year resolutions may have their place in some people’s lives but not in mine. That’s not to say that I never set targets, and set out to achieve them, but I cannot see anything special about January 1. Yes, it marks the start of a new calendar year – but, so what? If you … Continue reading New Year resolutions: Do we want or need them?
It’s New Year’s Eve and so tonight we bid farewell to 2016 and prepare to welcome the infant 2017. At this time every year, we hear some people say that they are glad to see the back of an unhappy time and look forward to a hopefully better year ahead. On the other hand, there … Continue reading Looking back to move forward into 2017
This, my 50shadesofsun blog, went live on August 1 last year and so December 31 marked the end of its first five months. When starting it, I had absolutely no idea of what to expect, how many views it would achieve and how many visitors it would attract. I was not sure how many posts … Continue reading Blog review 2015 and New Year’s resolutions
November 2013: In Barcelona we saw Columbus's monument and met 'Marilyn Monroe'. Well, it has arrived – the very last day of the year. Tonight, at midnight, we say a fond farewell to 2015 and look forward to what we hope 2016 may bring. Ok, farewell but fond? I wonder … Continue reading Life-changing 2015 – now we look forward to New Year