New year, new you… right? But what happens when setting goals for yourself comes before your relationship? Is it a major do – or don't?
NEW YEAR'S EVE
Life coach Dr. TC North provides a 10-step personal success plan to help get you started on following your dreams and succeeding in 2014. Read on to see the steps and to get started on your journey of fulfilling your goals. Won't it feel great to be a winner?
To figure out how to keep our makeup looking as good at last call as it did with the first cup of coffee, we asked celebrity makeup artists Desirae Cherman and Debra Ferullo to weigh in.
Is a night in too boring? Is going out unromantic? We asked a few of our readers are doing this year to help you and your significant other find the best way to ring in 2014.
To keep you staying strong, we're reminding you of why you definitely shouldn't reconcile with your ex this New Year's Eve, from how it affects your friends and family to how it interferes with your future.
Ready to turn up the heat (but still stay warm) this NYE? Instead of going for strapless, try sleeves this year. The added material will make you look sexier — and you'll look sexy and fabulous for 2014, without freezing, in these luxe dresses.
1. What did you learn about yourself from this past year? 2. Which relationship(s) meant the most to you this past year and why? 3. What was one of the biggest challenges you faced this past year and how did you handle it? 4. What was one of your proudest moments from this past year and why? 5. What was one of the most meaningful compliments you received this past year? Why was it so meaningful to you?
Being single on New Year's Eve inspires most women to seek company (even if it's bad) to avoid being alone. The thought of beginning another year single is almost overwhelming and inspires despair, anxiety, desperation, fear and depression. Even if a less than desirable relationship ended during the year and you are better off for it, there is still a stigma to being single on New Year's Eve.
Jennifer Lopez, 42, knows how to keep it hot in Miami as well as ring in the New Year on the wings of relaxation. The superstar mom of twins made Florida even hotter over the weekend!
There is nothing like the first day of a new year. This is the time to begin a clean slate with which to create something new. It is the perfect occasion to take some time for reflection and introspection. It's time to let go of the past year and make a vision for the year ahead.
Last New Year's I spent with my boyfriend at home. It wasn't much of a party, but I didn't really mind. I've asked him if he's coming over this year, but he "doesn't know" -- he might go out with his friends.
Whether it's Christmas and you're under the mistletoe or the clock is striking midnight on New Year's Eve, he'll want to kiss you if you mix up one of these recipes we just discovered.
It may be a tossup between Valentine's Day and New Year's Eve in terms of which holiday makes singles feel the loneliest — better yet, the most desperate.