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I have gone back and forth about making a resolution this year.

I have a very silly one that I'm going to try and follow through with and after this month so far, I think I need to step it up a little.

My {very silly} resolution is to stop saying fuck so much.  I say it so casually and A LOT that I need to just stop because it's becoming REALLY obnoxious.

But as for the other really resolutions, I just haven't made any because I haven't ever been good about following through with them.

And the funny thing is, now that I haven't made one about losing weight or exercising more or eating better or taking the dog on more walks or spending more time at home with my husband, etc....  I've done all of those things.  I worked out 4 times last week and it was great!  I've recorded some of those terribly dressed FitTV shows and we're doing them at home together.  It's really been nice!  And with all that snow and ice still on the streets, it's the best that we can do at this point...

Feels good!


Comments

Julie said…
Ha ha! That's a great resolution! I, too, swear like a sailor. It's probably terrible, but I just can't seem to help it. The "f-bomb" is also my favorite...it's just so flexible. :)
SassyTimes said…
Good luck with the F bomb. I used to say it all.the.time before I had Sophia. It was my mom resolution back then and it was soooo hard to stop doing. Half the time, I didn't even realize I said it.
hopefuls #1 said…
I figured if I didn't start now, I may never stop and I don't want to end up with a baby that might have it's first word be fuck.

No, I'm not pregnant.

But I do have a friend whose child says, "oh fucking christ!" and in context. It's not right. Funny. But I'm not the parent and it's just not right.

I'm just saying....
That's a great resolution...I should make the same one.
Wendy said…
Hilarious! That made me laugh. I am horrible about it. I've started to say "cuss" or "cussing" in the place of cuss words. Just having to pause myself to remember to say "cuss" instead of the actual word has made me realize just how bad my potty mouth is!
Molly said…
My DH is always saying that to me. I cursed like a sailor before we had a baby. He made me start practicing "clean" language before he arrived so our son's first word wouldn't be shit or fuck, lol.

So now I replaced the bad words with funny stuff like "fudge" or "shut the front door." I also like "son of a biscuit eater." People usually laugh at me but hey, whatever works, right?

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