I haven’t exactly jumped into 2017 with both feet. It’s not because I have anything against 2017 or any apprehensions about this upcoming year, it’s more that it just didn’t make sense to really kick off 2017 right away.
You may have noticed, but I took a bit of a holiday in December, a holiday which was spent in Canada, visiting families, and overcoming a cold. We stayed until after New Years, so I’d already decided it didn’t make sense to start working on my goals until we got back (clearly, I am a master procrastinator).
When we returned to Leeds, I gave myself a couple of days to readjust as I feared I would be suffering jet lag, and didn’t really want to feel like a failure just five days into the New Year.
Well, this turned out to be one of the greatest decisions in my life.
Since we’ve been back, I’ve been struck down by the worst case of jet lag in human history (maybe a bit hyperbolic, but it’s the worst case of jet lag in this human’s history), which has only gotten worse as the days wear on.
This is why we’re nearly two weeks into the new year and I’m just now getting my act together, and getting started on this whole new year, new me thing (although, I’d really like to think of it as new year, better me).
So, without further ado, let’s take a look at the life and travel goal I’m looking to achieve in 2017.
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