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15 Things To Do Before The Year Ends

15 Things To Do Before The Year Ends

Ahhh the Holidays!

Don’t you just love that time between Christmas and New Year's?

It’s all about enjoying the leftover treats, cozying with loved ones, and savoring the slow days.

It’s also the perfect time for doing all those things that you often don’t have time for and that help you kickstart the new year on the right foot.

I made a list of 15 essential tasks, and by ticking them off, I hope they can help you wrap up the year on a high note and set the stage for a fresh start in the upcoming year.

1. Reflect on Achievements: Take a moment to celebrate your accomplishments, both big and small, throughout the year. Acknowledging your wins boosts your confidence and motivation.

2. Express Gratitude: Write down the things, people, and experiences you're grateful for. Gratitude sets a positive tone for the new year.

3. Set New Goals: Outline your aspirations and objectives for the upcoming year. What do you want to achieve? Having clear goals provides direction and purpose.

4. Review Finances: Evaluate your financial situation, create a budget, and set financial goals for the new year. This will help you manage your money more effectively.

5. Declutter Your Space: Tidy up your living and working spaces. A clutter-free environment can improve your focus and reduce stress.

6. Donate or Give Back: Share your abundance by donating to charities or volunteering your time. Acts of kindness can be incredibly fulfilling.

7. Connect with Loved Ones: Reconnect with friends and family, even if it's just a heartfelt message or a video call. Strengthening bonds is a wonderful way to end the year.

8. Review Your Health: Schedule any necessary medical check-ups and ensure you're taking care of your physical and mental health.

9. Learn Something New: Use the remaining time to acquire a new skill or knowledge. It's an investment in yourself.

10. Plan a Self-Care Day: Dedicate a day to self-care activities like meditation, spa treatments, or simply doing things you love.

11. Organize Your Digital Life: Clear your email inbox, organize files, and back up important data.

12. Set Boundaries: Reflect on personal boundaries and commit to setting healthy limits in your relationships and work-life balance.

13. Create a Vision Board: Visualize your goals by creating a vision board filled with images and quotes that inspire you.

14. Let Go: Release any grudges, regrets, or negativity from the past year. Forgiveness and letting go are powerful ways to start anew.

15. Overcome Your Limiting Beliefs: We all have limiting beliefs that sabotage our happiness, and success, but by simply becoming aware of them you’ll uncover what’s keeping you stressed, broke, or unhappy.

If you’re interested in taking it one step further and taking action by overcoming them, then just take my 13-minute Introspection Exercise.

I’ve created this exercise to help you go deep into your subconscious and transform your beliefs and in turn, your life!

Plus, it comes with my 7-morning success rituals in the form of a PDF, also completely free.

It's your chance to make a fresh start and embrace the opportunities that lie ahead in the upcoming year.

I hope these tools help you wrap up the year stronger than ever!


Natalie Ledwell is a best selling author, speaker and successful entrepreneur. She's passionate about helping others to achieve their greatest dreams and ambitions through her personal development programs and her online TV show, The Inspiration Show.

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