Make A Habit / Break A Habit Link Up

The Pinnacle Project

I’m participating in the Make A Habit / Break A Habit Link Up again this month.

January Re-Cap

Habits to Make

  • Substitute unhealthy snacks for healthier options – so rather than having that chocolate bar I’ll have an apple.
  • Substitute my tea for decaff tea – this one is medically advised!

Habits to Break

  • Biting my nails – this has always been one I’ve tried to break. I can do so for a couple of months but then start off again!
  • Leaving my desk untidy – my desk is currently full of bits of paper and files and I really need to start filing more often!

I knew January would be a struggle because it’s the busiest time of year at work. So I didn’t really manage any of my goals. Whilst I didn’t quite substitute all my bad snacks for healthy snacks I did manage to eat some fruit salads in and amongst all the chocolates! I have managed to switch to de-caff tea at home but not at work. We will try again this month!!

February Goals

So on top of the January ones I hope to achieve the following. It’s not much but baby steps eh?!

Habits to Make

  • Make my own lunch to take to work – saves a bit on the pennies! And I’ve even started this today! My aim is that 4 days a week I make my own lunch and then 1 day a week I have a treat.

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Habits to Break

  • Leaving the dirty dishes overnight – yes I am that lazy!

How about you? How’s your New Year Resolutions going? Is there anything you want to achieve this month?

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Rebecca

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8 Comments

  1. 5th February 2015 / 1:45 pm

    Umm… we almost always leave the dishes over night :-/

    • Becster
      Author
      9th February 2015 / 1:41 pm

      Yeah so do we but I’ve found that I have no time in the morning to tidy up which is why I’m trying to get into the habit of doing them in the evening instead.

      • 10th February 2015 / 2:31 pm

        Yeah… when I say we leave them overnight, I mean they sit there til I HAVE to wash them to be able to cook the following evening (then I don’t want to wash them after we eat because I just washed them before tea – vicious circle!).

        • Becster
          Author
          11th February 2015 / 9:52 pm

          Oh yeah no that’s what I mean by leaving them overnight as well!! Washing dishes is such a pain in the arse!

  2. 7th February 2015 / 3:19 pm

    Omg, I totally am with you on the tidiness thing. I HATE cleaning and I am SUPER lazy!!!! I need to make regular cleaning a March habit.
    Good luck, girl! Thanks for linking up 🙂

    • Becster
      Author
      9th February 2015 / 1:40 pm

      No problem – thanks for visiting! I’m still hoping to crack the “doing the dishes” in Feb but no doubt it’ll rollover into March!

  3. 8th February 2015 / 5:47 am

    Cutting out caffeine is so hard, but once you do it I think it feels awesome. I used to be a huge coffee drinker and now I feel really terrible if I have just a little bit!
    And I am so with you on leaving the dishes overnight– this was one of my habit goals a few months ago and I never really made much progress on it. Hopefully you have better luck than me!

    • Becster
      Author
      9th February 2015 / 1:39 pm

      I don’t even drink coffee! My caffeine comes from the tea I drink (regular British tea) and chocolate. So I thought it’d be easier to cut the tea than the chocolate! I’ve not quite managed to cut if out compeltely since I keep forgetting to take de-caff to work with me! Oh yeah and the doing the dishes isn’t going too great either! I will crack it though! But getting hubby to do it a different matter entirely!

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