New Year’s Resolutions!

Each year I find that I need to make some New Year’s Resolutions. Do you do this too? Do you keep all your resolutions?

This year I wrote several that I plan to keep.

Don’t eat any more cookies!
Keep smiling!

Here are some Resolutions.

Don’t eat any more cookies!

Say something nice to someone every day.

Do a good deed to others in need.

Eat and drink in moderation.

Have fun and be like a child again.

Smile more often.

Dance a little every day.

Exercise daily to keep the body from falling apart.

Wish upon a star that you are healthy every day by far.

Open your eyes to the world around you and be happy you are still here.

Thank God every day for all your blessings.

Enjoy your family.

Sing every day about whatever pops into your head.

Laugh often and enjoy every day.

Smile – you could be on Candid Camera!

Write, read and do something productive every day.

Write, Read and do something productive every day.

Strive to be the best you can be.

Keep positive no matter what happens.

Don’t let negative thoughts keep you from your goals.

Most of all, keep looking forward and never stop reaching for the stars!


Thank you for stopping by to read this post. I hope you have your own resolutions to keep you positive and working towards your goals too. Thank you for your support and all the lovely reviews of my books. I love to hear from readers and avidly welcome reviews of my books. You can reach me at jjspina(at)comcast(dot)net.

All Jemsbooks are available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Watch for new books coming in 2020!



Blessings & Hugs in the New Year!


About jjspina

Janice is an award-winning author with 12 children's books for PS-Gr 4, 9 middle-grade/preteen/young adult books, written under Janice Spina, and 3 novels, and a short story collection written under J.E. Spina. She is also a writer of poetry, blogger, avid reader, reviewer and a copy editor. Janice has always loved writing and started very young writing poetry, then stories. Her children's book, Lamby the Lonely Lamby, won a Silver Medal in the Mom's Choice Awards. Book 1, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, The Case of the Missing Cell Phone, won the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award and Honorable Mention from Readers' Favorite Book Awards. Book 2, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, The Case of the Mysterious Black Cat, won the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award and so did Book 3, The Case of the Magical Ivory Elephant, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series. Jerry the Crabby Crayfish, Broose the Moose on the loose, Colby the Courageous Cat, Book 5, Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, The Case of the Sad Mischievous Ghost, and Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe, Davey & Derek Book 6, and Abby & Holly Books 1 & 2 all won Pinnacle Book Achievement Awards. Abby & Holly Book 1 School Dance won a Bronze Medal from Readers’ Favorite Book Awards. Book 5 of Davey & Derek also won a Silver Medal from Authorsdb Cover Contest. Hunting Mariah and Mariah’s Revenge were Finalists in Authorsdb First Lines Contest, Book 4 of Davey & Derek Series was a Finalist in Red City Review and received a 5-Star Review from Readers’ Favorite Book Awards. All Janice's books are available on, Kindle, B&N and other online book sites. One of her sports' poems was published in The Lawrence Eagle Tribune in October of 2008. She is currently working on Book 4 of Abby & Holly series for girls and a Dragon series for young children. A YA fantasy series will be coming in 2020 and beyond along with more children's books. Her hobbies are crocheting, walking to keep fit, hula hooping, going to the movies with her husband, and spending time with her five grandchildren. Janice loves to hear from readers and appreciates reviews. Sign up on her blog for a copy of her newsletters under Contact Me. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband who is her illustrator and cover creator.
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2 Responses to New Year’s Resolutions!

  1. These are marvelous resolutions, Janice. Happy New Year.

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