Monday, January 4, 2016

My Hope for 2016


Here we are, folks. 2016. The start of a new year. I know, you're thinking, "Ugh, not another post about goals and resolutions." Well, you're in luck. This post is instead about hope. 

I hope for new experiences
I want to travel (within reason... I don't do airplanes if I can avoid it). I want to see new things. I want to make new memories. I want to venture out of my town and see how other people live. Charlie and I have a tripped planned to NYC again in April. SQUEEE. And a family vacation sometime this summer. And hopefully many more local day trips with the kids. 

I hope for kindness.
To others. To myself. For all of us, no matter who we are and where we come from. 

I hope for inner peace.
I don't know what it is that I'm looking for, but I know I haven't found it yet. This yearning, this constant restlessness. What is it? When will it stop? 

I hope for deepened friendship
I have really amazing friends. Here's to more laughs this year, more memories, more joy, more sharing of hearts and inner thoughts. 

I hope for inspiration
I didn't finish my goal from 2015 to write a book. It will happen this year. No ifs, ands, or buts. 

What do YOU hope for this year?   

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