January is a funny month because we spend most of it looking back at the year that has passed, but we also spend them with this new found energy and excitement about what the future holds.  Endings and new beginnings bring so much possibility, and this one is no different.

Just a heads up – you are going to be seeing this type of post a lot throughout January.  Everybody is all hopped on the possibility and the “New Year – New Me” is floating in the air.

Last year was a rough one and I almost gave up, which is what lead me to this year’s word.  It’s going to drive me to do bigger an better things this year.

This year we are going to:

For me this means keeping myself accountable for everything that I start or maintain this year.  I am also going to open my mind to trying new things (even hot yoga with my friend *sigh*), even if I’m scared of the process because, hey – you never know.

How about you? Do you have a word of the year?  If you don’t is there a word you would like to turn into one?