Topic: new years resolutions

Remembering Last Year’s New Year’s Resolutions Two Weeks Before 2014 Begins

Remembering Last Year's New Year's Resolutions Two Weeks Before 2014 Begins

I had about a week and a half for each of the remaining resolutions before the clock would strike midnight on New Years Eve and I would have again failed to become the best version of myself.

The week that followed found me one cold pressed green drink away from a full blown mental break down on the elliptical, Shrugging Toward Bethlehem by Joan Didion teetering on the handlebars. More »

Illustrated Guide: How To Stick With Your New Year’s Resolution And Actually Lose Weight

Illustrated Guide: How To Stick With Your New Year's Resolution And Actually Lose Weight

So, it’s late January. As such, one’s dedication to one’s New Year’s resolution has begun to waver. You see the herds thinning at the gym, the extra straws at the juice counter. People are losing their resolve. Their meat/dairy/gluten-banning, raw-food hoovering, high protein, low glycemic and all around extreme diets have turned out to be… unrealistic.

That’s why I’ve decided to step in and help! More »

Our Stupid New Year’s Resolutions

Our Stupid New Year's Resolutions

New Years happened. It was stupid. Like it is, every year. Here at The Gloss, we are professional drinkers and so regard New Years as an acceptable excuse to get drunk at best (but really, to stay in and order takeout). Here, editors Jennifer Wright and Ashley Cardiff discuss their ambivalence about the practice of resolutions, what awful children they were and Michael Crichton.

Also. Hi, Simon Rich! More »

Tackle Your Fitness Resolutions In The New Year With The Blissology Project

Tackle Your Fitness Resolutions In The New Year With The Blissology Project

Here we are at the start of a new year, ready to keep our resolutions: get in shape, eat better, finally finish reading War and Peace and be able to casually compare our tumultuous love lives to those of Natasha and Prince Nikolay with anyone who’s there to listen. Mostly to exercise. But then we go outside, and it’s cold, too cold to go all the way to the gym, and we’re tired, that mac n’ cheese in a box is looking like the perfect no-fuss meal, and we feel short, and that book would make a great 1,500 page booster seat while we eat our macaroni.

Luckily, there’s a someone to keep you going, no matter where you are. Yogi and “Blissologist” Eoin Finn leads an engaging and powerful Yoga, Meditation and Lifestyle Program that streams online, so you can exercise without having to leave the house. More »