Tag Archives: New Year’s resolution

Finding Purpose in the New Year With a One-Word Mantra

Finding Purpose in the New Year With a One-Word Mantra

Instead of making a resolution, assign your new year a word. A mantra. Rather than define success as a concrete goal, success is the journey. Read More


Make Every Day Towel Day

Make Every Day Towel Day

In honor of Towel Day, I could tell you about my love for Douglas Adams and how much The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy means to me. Instead, I want to tell you about my little life experiment with towels and encourage you to take my unofficial Towel Day pledge with me! Read More

Don’t Make Hulk Wanna Smash The Internet

I hate New Year’s resolutions. Especially the part where the internet is flooded with copycat articles full of tips, tricks, top-ten lists, and celebrity declarations. The changing of the calendar doesn’t make the date special, and broadcasting their intent doesn’t necessarily help people achieve personal goals. Every year at this time, I compulsively dodge those… Read More

Show Me The Money!

It’s that time of year again, time to either jump into those annoying New Year’s resolutions with both feet, or ignore them completely. I have a few rolling around in the back of my head, the usual stuff. You know, getting healthy, being a better person and all that. But there was one resolution that… Read More

Men Are Easy, a Book, an App, a New Year’s Resolution

(You may not think this a geeky topic, but we’ve all experienced relationships, so the theme of making relationships work is pretty universal.) Lynn Rasmussen, the same person who helped to bring us the math apps Arithmaroo, MathGirl Number Garden, and MathGirl Addition House, has written a book called Men Are Easy. It’s not what… Read More