2018, Let’s Do This Thing

New year, new goals, more fun !!!

This year, I am making it my sole mission to take full advantage of all the opportunities that land at my feet. I am excited and ready to tackle new things, so I’ve come up with a few goals to help me do this!

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My favorite little party top from Donna Mizani

2018 Goals

1. Live in the Moment

Personally, I find myself getting so wrapped up in my own little bubble of craziness that I neglect to focus on the now and forget the importance of being present. From what I have learned during my first semester of college, this is the most prevalent time in my life: to meet new people, make mistakes — and learn from them, grow, network, make memories and mold myself into the adult I seek to be.

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2. Make a Monthly Plan

I am all about utilizing a planner. With balancing school, dance team, sorority & just life in general, I try to plan/prioritize how my week will go every Monday. This year, I of course will still stick to planning weekly, but I also want to plan by the month as well. By having a written out Monthly schedule, I foresee being much more dedicated to my blog by having documented goals, posts, and objectives to fulfill by a specific date. I hope to dedicate a lot more of my time to blogging and making it just as much of a priority as my other obligations.

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3. Take What You Can Handle

I definitely struggle with overcommitting myself. I feel like I can never say no. So.. then I get to a point where I am so overloaded with obligations that I can’t all juggle at once. Which inevitably just leads to stress on stress on stress. For 2018, I want to commit to the things that will, in the end, help me reach my goals. This way I can give my commitments 100% effort and in doing so learn that it is okay to say “no”.

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4. Embrace Thoughtfulness

College has given me the opportunity to meet to so many sweet souls, individuals who have truly impacted me and helped mold me. I want to be that person for others: be a light, be a listening ear, and be a thoughtful friend. Instead of being consumed by all the things going on in my own life, I want to make others’ highs and lows my priority too.

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5. Kick it into Gear

This year WILL (mark my words) be a year full of getting organized, getting healthy, and being the best individual that I can be. There’s no better time to start reaching for you goals than now.

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you can find all of these cute little quotes I used on my Pinterest here !!

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Shop my look on the LIKEtoKNOW.it app

 

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2018… Let’s do this thing!

xoxo

B

 

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hey heyy !!!! My name is Brighton Barnard and I’m an 18 year old Arkansas native. I am a freshman at the University of Arkansas, where I am pursuing a double major in Apparel Merchandising and Product Development as well as Marketing. I am also a Chi Omega Psi and member of the Razorback Pom Squad at the U of A (woooopig!) I have always been drawn to fashion, creativity and the little things in life — which is what lead me to create this blog! Hope you can find some bits of bliss !!

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