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Common New Year’s Resolutions

With the New Year brings New Year’s resolutions (and, often, the breaking thereof; for tips on avoiding breaking your resolutions, check out this article!), and I thought I’d catalog a few of the most common ones.

  • Exercise more
  • Eat less junk food/eat healthier
  • Fall in love
  • Spend less money
  • Spend less time on electronics
  • Read more
  • Procrastinate less
  • Make new friends
  • Be kinder
  • Study more
  • Lose weight
  • Cut out toxicity
  • Kick bad habits
  • Spend more time with loved ones
  • Start a hobby
  • Be more adventurous


Rachel Minkovitz is a senior at Bates College double majoring in Psychology and French and Francophone Studies. She spends a lot of time listening to music, hanging out with friends, reading and writing, advocating for social justice, and looking for furry animals. 
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