53 Days Until The New Year

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53 Days Until The New Year

DON’T WAIT

Did you know it’s November? In fact, it’s almost Thanksgiving time.

That means in 4 weeks, it’s going to be Christmas season.

In 7  weeks, it’s going to be Christmas.

In 8 weeks, we ring in the new year.

BAM – 2019 is literally 53 days away.

Do you even remember what your New Year’s Resolution was for 2018? 

I’m not trying to guilt or shame anyone. It’s hard to believe we’re already in the midst of November. There are certain things I haven’t done in 2018 that I told myself I would. You aren’t alone. We all tend to struggle with action.

But it seems we never struggle with over committing our calendars and using that as an excuse not to act. (Fun fact – the phrase I hate the most in life is, “I’m too busy” because being busy is 100% your choice.)

There’s a pretty heavy feeling around this time of year… and that’s the feeling of too much commitment to events.

-Wedding this weekend
-Football game next weekend
-Another wedding the weekend after that
-Friendsgiving Party
-Kids sports games
-Oh look another wedding
-Oh look another Friendsgiving
-Family vacation
-Company parties
-Family get together for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years

There’s a LOT going on right now.

It’s easy to look at the calendar, get extremely overwhelmed, and immediately dismiss the idea of taking some time for yourself to finally hit those 2018 goals of working out, eating right, and losing that weight.

If you let your calendar beat you, in 53 days you’ll be exactly where you are right now.

But then it’ll be the New Year so you can get started again! You’re going to work out, eat right, and lose some weight. You’re going to get healthy. You’re going to feel great. You’re going to get in such good shape that you’ll kick yourself for ever letting yourself get out of shape.

No, seriously, I believe you. I’m not trying to be snarky here. You’ll do it. The New Year IS pretty magical… but that’s for a different post.

But you’re still going to have a busy calendar. Every time of the year is packed with commitments.

So why wait the 53 days? Get started NOW.  

You don’t have to wait for 2019.

To hell with your “busy” schedule. You’re always going to be “busy,” but you’ll always have the time (you just need to prioritize better).

You’ve got 53 days. Do you know what you can accomplish in 53 days?

A TON OF STUFF!

-If you workout three times a week (a great place to start), you could workout 17-18 times before 2019.
-If you eat 3 times a day, you could try to make 159 of your next meals just a little bit smaller and healthier to get you on that path to weight loss.
-If you start going to bed 10 minutes earlier every night, you could get 9 more hours of sleep (GLORIOUS SLEEP).

There is SO MUCH that you can do in these next 53 days.

Or you could wait until 2019 to start… then next November some jerk on the internet will tell you to start NOW instead of waiting until 2020.  

You never know… over these next 53 days, you might just scratch off those 2018 goals and have some serious momentum heading into 2019 🙂

Don’t wait. Take action. Start today.

Let us know if there’s anything we can do to help you.

-Clark Hibbs

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