All across the globe this time of year people are preparing for festivities of all kinds with food, drink, family and general bonhomie foremost in mind.
It’s also a time for a tradition that shows no sign of losing popularity - the New Year’s Resolution.
A tempting tradition - the promise that old, undesired habits are swept away with the excitement and energy of the New Year. Our thoughts revolve around the turn of the calendar and infuse us with motivation to finally adopt or embody the lifestyle we do desire.
Yet this rarely seems to work.