5 Every December - as a new chapter closes and another waits patiently to be read aloud - I sit at my dining room table to make lists. Two lists, to be exact. One list contains the ubiquitous goals, resolutions and commitments I choose to shift my focus to in the new year. And the other list? It's decidedly opposite, and I call it my list of non-goals. As a firm believer that humans are ever-evolving, changing, growing and learning, I like to make a practice of celebrating the ideals that shape me - at this very moment. The things I love about myself/my life, that I hope never change but inevitably will.
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And as a new mother, this practice is all the more important, as I have so many non-goals to celebrate in the midst of this new journey. Enjoy 5 of my favorites below, and I encourage you to list your non-goals somewhere as well. I've found it to be incredibly therapeutic when we embrace stability - the things we love about ourselves - while welcoming change - the new habits we'd love