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New Year resolutions - don't all groan at once .....


whipspeed e2
10 4.1k 22 United Kingdom
29 Dec 2011 6:45PM

Quote:For me its going to be to try not to worry so much, thats going to be really hard


Snap, that is top of my list as well.

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StrayCat e2
10 15.5k 2 Canada
29 Dec 2011 8:39PM
Continue the excercise program I set myself for 2011, and followed fairly closely, with an increase in walking to twice a day from once, at least 5 days per week, with more stretching excercises.

I still need to lose weight; will concentrate on that.

Maybe get some surgeries done that I've been putting off for years.Tongue

Do a comprehensive photo journal of the meadow and ravine behind our house. Might make it a 365 project.

Finally decided to stop fighting with Revenue Canada and pay them the taxes, interest, and penalties I owe them, and be done with the stress of it all.Grin

We've never had a major problem with fast foods, but last year we decided to elliminate it alltogaether. Easiest thing we've ever done.Smile

Spend more time at my music, reading, and photography, and far less time on the PC.Grin
Bloggs e2
3 313 England
29 Dec 2011 8:53PM
I,m going to learn how to use my camera without the presets. I,m going to stick my knob on PROGRAM and rip it off so i can't use anything else !!!!!


I'm also going to stop telling fibs Wink

I,m also going to watch more wildlife programmes like "Earthflight" which is on BBC1 now and is absolutley amazing. Grin
29 Dec 2011 10:30PM
I fell asleep during Earthflight Sad

Not sure if this helps, is utter bollix or is scientific fact but.....

98% of worrying aint worth worrying about Smile

It is something i heard many moons ago and has kinda stuck with me all these years, and in a way its true, most worry is pointless fretting. Hindsight is a wonderful thing, so are rose tinted glasses Smile
Jestertheclown
6 6.6k 242 England
29 Dec 2011 10:39PM

Quote:Hindsight is a wonderful thing,

I have a degree in it!
31 Dec 2011 7:23AM
1 - Stop living a certain someone elses life, if he won't compromise on things find one that will. Life is too short and you never know whats around the corner.

2 - Join a camera club.

3 - Spend more time doing what i love............. taking photos Grin

Kathryn
31 Dec 2011 10:33AM
Do exactly like I did last year.

It's the only one I keep!Smile
saltireblue e2
4 4.3k 26 Norway
31 Dec 2011 6:22PM

Quote:Lose weight. Then lose some more. If I only manage that, I'll be happy.


...and then choose a new user-name...Wink
saltireblue e2
4 4.3k 26 Norway
31 Dec 2011 6:25PM
Try listening to more advice instead of finding reasons not to listen to it...
KevSB
10 1.5k 5 United Kingdom
1 Jan 2012 8:03AM
still 17 days until i finish last years resolution, 1 year ago like above i said i need to lose wieght, 2.5 lbs short of my target, so chuffed with myself as that is 9 stone lost, so this year resolution is to trim a little more and maintain my healther eating plan.

On the downside I seemed to become addicted to buying new clothes, so got to stop as wardrobes getting full now,I think its the novalty of being able to buy off the shelf lol.
Apart from that want to try the following

Learn to use the video on my camera
complete a photo book for the group im a member of
Finish a website
Take less pictures but better quality
RichardN00 e2
8 430 1 United Kingdom
1 Jan 2012 10:14AM
Photo related:

Get out with the camera more
Take pictures outside my comfort zone i.e. Macro
Upload more to EPZ
Take more Formal, posed Dancer pictures as well as the action shots.
Do at least one photography course


None photo related:

Lose weight
Exercise more
1 Jan 2012 10:27AM
Photo related

1. Take a course in portrait photography because I have turned down too many jobs, due to having a fear of screwing it up.
2. Take photos throughout the year as a posed to September to February my usual.
3. Take better photographsGrin

Non Photographic

1. Get back to my summer fitness which was my best ever until the winter and man cold season took overSmile
2. Get myself on the path to a career job and not pulling pints for posh annoying students from St Andrews university (ps there are actually some nice people, mostly not the posh ones though)
3. I have been single too long I need to meet the woman of my dreams (someone nice would do)
4. Hmmm just continue to be Happy GrinSmileWink
Big Bri e2
13 15.7k United Kingdom
1 Jan 2012 10:39AM
Nine stone lost? That's an incredible achievement! If I can do half that I will be over the moon. Smile
cambirder e2
11 7.2k England
1 Jan 2012 1:21PM
Yes well done Kev, I know what you mean about the clothes having lost 4.5 stone myself, the Salvation Army have had all my XL and L stuff.

This year my resolution should be easier. The first is to maintain my healthier lifestyle to prevent me putting it all back on again, and the second is to improve my cycling endurance so I can take part in the Audax UK National 400 km ride on the 16th June.
User_Removed 10 3.3k 4 United Kingdom
1 Jan 2012 2:22PM

Quote:I must admit I was thinking of putting something about not getting involved in those threads


LMFAO. I wasn't Smile

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