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A Curious New Year

a curious new year      1.14.14

I wasn’t going to make a New Year’s resolution this year. Back in my 20s, I used to vow

Each January I would bring grapefruit to work and watch them go soft on my desk.

every January to eat more fruits and vegetables. For the next several weeks, I

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Why So Many New Year’s Resolutions Fail

Late December is a popular time to picture your ideal self: The you who consistently eats right, reads more books, and never procrastinates. I know, I fantasize my ideal self around this time every year. And then the inevitable happens--life. Typically, by February I've given into the fact that cauliflower takes more work than cupcakes and am back to spending guilty evenings with Glee instead of Gertrude Stein.
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