January is always a bittersweet month for me I always seem to be really busy and stressed organizing various projects and setting myself ridiculous deadlines which is draining but in the long run totally worth it! How has 2012 been for you guys so far? If you've been having trouble sticking to your goals just as I have there should be a few helpful links here to get you motivated...
♥ Encouraging Words for 2012 - Print them out stick them on your wall, on your mirrors and in your journals to keep you on track and motivated for the year ahead.
♥ How to Write a Personal Mission Statement
♥Tackle Your Fear of Failure to Live Your Dream - Our own fears is the biggest factor in holding us back from achieving our dreams, sometimes we just need to "get over it" to move forward.
♥ 48 Things to Be Grateful for When You Need to Shift Your Focus - When you're stuck in a rut it's easy to forget all the nice things going on in your life, even when things are going wrong I always try to find at least one positive aspect to keep me focused.
♥ What Dogs Teach Us About Peace, Joy and Living in the Now
♥ Managing Change in Chaotic Times - I've seen people get so stressed by the world around them sometimes you just need to take a step back and focus on your own life and what you want to achieve without feeling the stress of the world around us.
♥ Poisonous Pals: How To Identify Them & How To Get Rid Of Them - As bad as it sounds sometimes you just have to bid farewell to those people in your life that are dragging you down and fill your life with people who inspire and create positivity.
♥ Your Feelings Are Not Up For Debate
♥ How to Make New Friends on the Internet -I've met some pretty awesome people thanks to the internet and make some great friends, I was once quite shy but now I quite enjoy socializing online.
♥ On Men Who Don't Like Women in Make-Up - The whole make-up debate kinda annoys me a bit if I wanna wear make-up I'll wear it if I don't it's not about catching a mate or what others think if it makes you happy and feel good then paint away!
♥ What I See in the Mirror
♥ Why Do Twentysomethings Always Feel So Old - This is so true, I'm constantly feeling the pressure of deadlines on my life even though I know it's foolish and I have many years ahead of me to worry about those things, I'm not old my life is just beginning
♥ Setting Goals: Doing What You Love in 2012 - Setting goals for yourself has to be the best form of motivation once you give yourself something to work towards it work doesn't seem like such a chore.
♥ Be a Crazy Awesome Bitch Like Angelina Jolie
♥ 20 New Year's Resolutions for 20-Somethings - Definitely a few things I need to take note of on this list...
♥ Rick Owen's 10 Rules of Style - I love these rules so simple yet so chic, I think learning to restrain oneself is key.
♥ Designer Uniforms
♥ Advice For Someone Trying to Refine Their Style - I love one of my favourite bloggers Sea Of Ghost's response to this question and it's some great advice to.
♥ Feeling Better About Your Body - Whether you're trying to lose weight or not it's about feeling happy in your own skin, don't punish yourself if you want a treat as long as you're looking after that body of yours that's all that matters!
♥ How to Be Awesome on the Internet
♥ Let's Talk Inspiration - Definitely one to bookmark if you're feeling in an inspirational rut!
Love & Sparkly Hugs