e-Buddies Speak Out!
What is "e-Buddies Speak Out!"? We want to hear from you! So, each quarter, we will pose a question to the e-Buddies Community, and we will publish your answers!
This month, we asked:
What are your New Yearís Resolutions for 2008?
Hereís what you said:
Gita J. from California says:
My New Year's Resolution is to get healthy and take care of myself. That means eating right and exercising. I am also going to spend more time with my girlfriends. I am going to give myself certain times and dates where I will focus on just us and nothing else will intrude on our time. I also promise to be a good e-Buddy and to "talk" to my e-Buddy once a week at the least.
Natasha M. from Texas says:
My New Years Resolution is to floss EVERY night and get at least 7 to 8 hours of sleep!
Ginny S. from Michigan says:
To create an attitude of gratitude and keep it maintained daily.
Tamie S. from California says:
I have a few New Years resolutions for 2008. My passion in life is to travel. I love it and canít get enough!!! So in 2008, I'm going to travel to Africa, Egypt and Tahiti!!
I'm also going to try to clean out my house! I'm a bona fide "PACK-RAT!" I save everything! I'm really going to work on giving away a lot of my belongings this year that I don't use anymore.
I also plan to get more involved with Best Buddies in the Los Angeles area!!! Being around the buddies always puts a smile on my face!!
Leslie B. from Pennsylvania says:
My New Yearís Resolution is to find an exercise program that I enjoy and stick with. I need to add it to my daily routine.
Carol G. from Ontario, Canada says:
My New Year's resolution is to become a better bowler and to still work with kids at day care.
Kaitlin T. from Florida says:
My resolution isn't really a resolution, more of a goal. It is to get accepted into at least 5 Florida Universities, University of Florida being the most wanted!!
Lucille W. from Ontario, Canada says:
My New Year's resolution is to become a better reader and be a good e-Buddy.
Henry B. from Virginia says:
I have many New Year's Resolutions:
1) Get a few more e-Buddies
2) Get good grades in school
3) Play many sports
4) And have lots of fun!
Jenifer C. from New Hampshire says:
My New Year's Resolution is to be a better person and to trust in God more. If nobody believes in you, believe in yourself.
Carli I. from Michigan says:
I think my resolution for 2008 will be to eat less and to eat more healthy foods and to exercise more then I usually exercise.
Amanda C. from Massachusetts says:
My New Year's Resolution is to enjoy life and not let anything get me down!
Lisa H. from New York says:
My New Year's Resolution is to continue to be a great friend to my e-Buddy Rachel and to send her e-mails as many times as possible. To be a good person to everyone I come in contact with. To be honest and loyal to all. To continue visiting a family member in the nursing home and keeping her company and bring her the newspaper. She enjoys knowing what's going on in our world. When the weather gets warmer take her out on outings. Thatís what I did last year with her. Bring her in different foods that she enjoys so it's something different then the regular food she eats every day. Also, help everyone who needs my assistance.
Michele E. from Florida says:
My New Year's Resolution is to become a better Christian."
Shannon S. from California says:
My New Year's Resolution is to lose a lot of my of my fat and not eat so much junk food all the time, and to exercise more and to keep trying to keep my weight under control, and not eat so much fatty food and not so much greasy foods.
Susan Z. from Nevada says:
My resolution is for a healthy year.
Matthew E. from Virginia says:
Find a job at WalMart.
William R. from Virginia says:
Get a job at Food City.
Jessica P. from Virginia says:
Find a job.
Catherine H. from Virginia says:
Get a job and find a new boyfriend.
Coleman S. from Virginia says:
To go on another cruise.
Amy H. from Virginia says:
To lose weight, get a job, and get a boyfriend.
Mason M. from Virginia says:
Make more money.
Jeri W. from Kansas says:
My New Year's Resolution is that I hope to keep Laura as my e-Buddy for a long time. She and I like pretty much the same thing. And I hope we can keep e-Buddies going.
Kevin S. from California says:
For 2008, I hope to find a new part time job that better meets my schedule. I have worked at my current job for 2-1/2 years and have to work every weekend. I want a job with weekends off so I can spend more time with my family and friends.
Laura A. from New Jersey says:
I am going to make sure I get up early so I am ready on time for school. I am going to make sure I do my homework always. I will make sure I clean my bedroom and keep things off my floor.
Amy M. from California says:
Is to take better care of myself and to stay healthy.
Stephanie R. from Massachusetts says:
Go to the movies, have dinner and lunch, work.
Lydia M. from California says:
My New Year's Resolution is to gain some weight. LOL
Mac B. from Georgia:
STAY OUT OF TROUBLE!
Jennifer E. from Georgia:
See the doctor and take my tests!
Allen S. from Illinois says:
My New Year's Resolution this year is to try not to repeat the same question over and over again.
Charles F. from Florida says:
My New Year's resolutions are to become Catholic, get my raise, which I have already recieved, and try not to get sick again all throughout the year.
Kayla S. from Georgia says:
I did not make one this year, but I hope to go to church more.
Juan C. from California says:
Resolutions for 2008? I don't know where to begin!
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