one word for the year

2019 Word of the Year: Change

2019 Word of the Year: Change

2019 Word of the Year: Change. “The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.” – Dan Millman Happy 2019! Every year for the past six years I have chosen a word of the year to help provide clarity and focus throughout the […] Read more…

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2018 Word of the Year: Simplify

I no longer create New Year’s resolutions. I think resolutions can be vague, over-reaching, and hard to achieve. Instead each year I set goals for myself. What is the difference? A resolution is a firm decision to do or not to do something. A goal is the object of a person’s ambition or effort. The […] Read more…

One Little Word 2017: Balance

For the past several years I have chosen one little word to help guide my year, the goals I set, and the choices I make for all my priorities.  Focus. Happy. Create. Do. These are the words I have chosen in past years. Each year my word has helped me choose which activities to spend […] Read more…

One Word 2016: Do

For the past several years, I have chosen one word to help guide me throughout the year. Instead of making vague resolutions, I choose one word that helps to inspire me to do and be a better person. In years past, I chose the words focus (2013), happy (2014), and create (2015). I think long and hard about what […] Read more…

Word for 2015: Create

For the last two years I have made a one word goal to focus on for the year. For 2014 I chose the word ‘happy‘. For 2013, I chose the word ‘focus‘. Each year the word that I chose was specific to what was going on in my life and what I felt like I […] Read more…

Word for 2014: Happy

Once again this year, I am choosing not only to write out tangible goals using the goal worksheet found at Money Saving Mom, but also to choose a word to help guide me in my thoughts and actions for the year. Last year, my word was focus. For at least the first part of the […] Read more…

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