I spent all week reading bad New Year’s resolutions on Facebook that bare a striking resemblance to last year’s fruitless causes. People of the internet, I beg you! Stop setting yourself up for failure. When life hands you a new year of lemons, map out a plan to effectively squeeze that sweet, sweet lemonade. Or just pay for someone else to do it.

Resolutions are usually stupid and hard to keep, but you made them anyway. So read on for some better ways to usher in 2013 without petering out on your promises by February.[ITPGallery]