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Hello 2016 !

Hey! I hope you all had an amazing start to the new year. Around this time everyone has created goals they plan to accomplish. New year so new goals you want to achieve, new challenges you will soon face and new opportunities will come fourth.

I feel 2015 was a bittersweet year. I achieved a lot but also had a few loses that ended up changing my life. Now I just have to keep going on with life and put that behind me. 2016 for me might be the year of a lot of challenges that I will soon be facing and I am ready for it.

My Personal Goals: 

- To become a morning person 
There something about waking up early and being able to get more done. Also to enjoy the quiet and peacefulness of the early mornings. 

- Love Mondays! 
Okay so this may sound weird, but what I'm saying is make Monday's my favorite day. I want it to feel like a fresh start every week. Not feel like ugh Monday, if you get what I'm saying haha! 

- Read Read Read! 
I use to love reading. Every week I was reading something new and I miss that. Especially now when all you are reading is what's on your news feed. So get back into reading more ! 

- Complete a Project Life album 
If you never heard of project life you should YouTube it. Being able to get my photos off my phone or camera and into an actual album is so fulfilling to me. I did one for 2015 that isn't finish but I plan to continue it . 

- Blog Weekly 
I'm so redundant when it comes to this topic but it will always be a goal of mine. Life is always getting in the way, but I plan to post 1 or 2 post weekly. I have an array of topics in my drafts just waiting to be edited and published. 

- Fearless 
A word that I will try to implement into my life. I want to be fearless in everything that comes my way. I am typically a reserved and to myself type of person. So I don't take many risk as I really want to. So this year I'm going to be fearless!!

What are your goals for this upcoming year? I love reading people goals and intentions for the new year!


  1. Happy New Year Mercedes! I love your 'fearless' res! I am planning to be fearless this year too! Wishing you all the best with your Goals!

    1. Happy New Year Yvonne ! Having one word to describe yourself for the year can bring a lot of changes !

  2. My motto for 2016 is "Be Brave!" Best wishes for 2016! You got this chica!

    KLP @

  3. Great motto for the new year and remember it daily so it can be reflected in your actions. Thank you girl :)


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