7 Categories for New Year’s Resolutions

7-categories-for-new-years-resolutionsNew Year’s Resolutions.

I know, I know.

Who really keeps those, anyway?

I’ve definitely broken more than I’ve kept but that doesn’t stop me from making them year after year. As long as I am living, I will continue to set goals (that’s all a resolution is anyway, right?).

We should all seek growth and improvement. Not just at the start of a new year but every single day. A new year is simply an opportunity to reset and refocus.

I usually get my new year goals by going through my dream book and then I have a process I go through from there. This year, I started off as normal but I decided to add a twist. I chose 7 categories (out of 12) from my dream book as well. Then, I  matched my goals with them. If there wasn’t a goal for a category, I went back to my book and found one (I have over 500 dreams).

Here are the 7 categories I have chosen, along with examples of goals.

7 Categories for New Years Resolutions Goals:

Intellectual – Read 1 book per month

Spiritual – Memorize 1 Scripture each week

Physical – Drop the baby weight

Professional – Write an e-book

Adventure – Visit somewhere I’ve never been

Financial – Build emergency fund back up

Creative – Take an art class

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17 thoughts on “7 Categories for New Year’s Resolutions

    • inezbayardo January 2, 2016 / 2:19 pm

      Thank you!! I will email you soon. 🙂

  1. Deborah January 2, 2016 / 3:53 pm

    What an interesting concept! I did something like this in college. It was great because if I missed something, I always renewed my goals the next month.

    • inezbayardo January 3, 2016 / 10:27 pm

      I like the idea of just renewing them the next month instead of beating yourself up over missed resolutions. 🙂 Thanks for reading!

    • inezbayardo January 8, 2016 / 9:36 pm

      Yes… I like variety. 🙂 Thanks for reading!

  2. Kristin January 3, 2016 / 4:28 pm

    I love seeing everyones goals and resolutions! Good luck!

  3. amy January 3, 2016 / 5:00 pm

    Thats a creative way to look at resolutions! I am going to do that for this year, thank you!

    • inezbayardo January 8, 2016 / 9:37 pm

      Happy New Year to you. Thank you for stopping by!

  4. Jess January 3, 2016 / 8:18 pm

    I love how you broke down your goals into categories. Great approach!

    • inezbayardo January 8, 2016 / 9:39 pm

      Thank you. 🙂 Thanks for reading!

  5. Abigail January 3, 2016 / 8:50 pm

    I love how you have broken down your goals. I set a goal to read more this year too. I’m guilty of not reading enough. I also love the one about memorizing Scripture, can’t go wrong with that one! 🙂

    • inezbayardo January 3, 2016 / 10:31 pm

      I was afraid that one book a month was overly ambitious but I told myself it can be any length of book. So that helps! haha. Thanks for stopping by. Good luck on your goal! 🙂

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