24 Jan '14, 2pm

Start small with big New Year’s goals | U.S. Green Building Council

At the start of each year, millions of us resolve to make renewed commitments to healthy living, time with family, philanthropy, financial responsibility and countless other things that better ourselves and our communities. The most successful New Year’s resolutions I’ve made and kept over the years have been ones that approach a big idea through smaller, achievable milestones. When I decided a few years ago that I wanted to read more I started out, with the goal to read one book each month. I may not always be able to get from cover to cover quite that quickly (hello, last year’s Game of Thrones discovery), but I am always reading something. By taking on the resolution one page at a time, I’ve happily carved out time in my life for something that I love. For those who have resolved to “give back” more in 2014, the Green Apple Day of Service is the perfect opportunity. Whi...

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