Sunday Times Style Columnist, the voice behind The Dolly Mail and co-host of The Pandolly Podcast, Dolly Alderton tells us why she’s thinking small with her resolutions for 2017.
Can you think of one New Year’s Resolution that you’ve ever stuck to? Never did give up white carbs forever did you? Or stop taking taxis, or read every work of Dickens. Don’t worry – me neither. Every year begins with a lofty list of lifestyle transformations which I boast about for all of January and give up by March. But not this year! If you are also fed up of giving up; of creating a list of unrealistic expectations that only make you feel worse about yourself when you fail, make a list of small, everyday do-able changes you can sustain for a whole year, or maybe even a whole life. Here are ten of my delightfully achievable suggestions.