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    34 Things That'll Help You Stick To Your New Year's Resolutions

    New year, new totally motivated and determined you.

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    1. If you've resolved to better hydrate yourself, get a 30-ounce leak-proof water bottle so you can easily keep track of how much you're drinking without having to worry about spills.


    This water bottle is BPA-free and features a locking lid.

    Get it from Amazon for $10.97+ (available in five colors).

    2. If you've resolved to exercise more, try a ClassPass membership that'll provide access to a network of studios around the globe!

    AIR® Aerial Fitness

    I have a ClassPass membership and really love it. Check out my review here and sign up for a one-month free trial! After your month is complete, you'll be able to enter into a billable membership of your choice.

    3. If you've resolved to learn how to cook, a Blue Apron subscription can take the guesswork out of it: Just choose what you want to eat, receive the ingredients, cook, and enjoy!

    Blue Apron

    Get your delivery when it's convenient for you. Select a two-person or family plan, and tell Blue Apron your dietary preferences and get personalized menus. All the ingredients are carefully portioned and packaged in a refrigerated box and delivered to your door with cooking instructions.

    Get a subscription from Blue Apron for $8.99+ a serving.

    4. If you've resolved to get your life into a more organized state, an official BuzzFeed Nifty journal is exactly what you need to get started.


    There are three options available: "Adulting 101," "The Busy Parent," and "General Organization." The journals are filled with tips, tricks, and fun facts to help you build good habits, de-stress, and lead a more organized life. Check out our full review here.

    Get one from BuzzFeed's Nifty shop for $22.95.

    5. If you've resolved to get experimental with your beauty routine, a Birchbox subscription will make it fun and easy to try new things.

    @birchbox via Instagram: @birchbox

    It's pretty simple! Just fill out a survey about your beauty preferences and receive five monthly treats to discover new favorites. If you fall in love with any particular item, you can buy full-size versions. And check out even more great beauty subscription boxes on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    Get it from Birchbox: 3 months for $30, 6 months for $60, or 12 months for $110.

    6. If you've resolved to travel more, hang a scratch-off world map so you can proudly showcase the amazing places you've been to while also keeping track of those on your bucket list.

    Urban Outfitters

    Promising review: "I got this map for my best friend and it was a perfect size and a pretty rose gold color. The box and item are great quality. I am going to buy one for myself, too!" —Becki_A17

    Get it from Urban Outfitters for $39.

    7. If you've resolved to stop paying for expensive professional manicures, an at-home gel manicure kit will give you salon-quality nails without the salon price tag.


    This kit includes cleanser pads, base coat, color (choice of three shades), top coat, remover, LED light, and application accessories: cuticle stick, buffer, and alcohol cleaning pad.

    Promising review: "I love this kit. This gel polish stays on for weeks. I used to pay to get a manicure and pedicure at a salon. I save a lot of money by doing it myself." —wrightway10

    Get it from Amazon for $49.99+ (available in three styles).

    8. If you've resolved to stop eating out so much, the official BuzzFeed Tasty Ultimate cookbook is packed with recipes to test out in the comfort of your own kitchen.

    Clarkson Potter

    This cookbook has 150 recipes for cooks of all skill levels.

    Get it from Amazon for $13.74+, Barnes & Noble for $15.99+, Indiebound, or find a copy at your local library.

    9. If you've resolved to be more active throughout the day, a Fitbit fitness tracker is perfect for counting your steps and reminding you to get off your butt when you've been sitting for too long.

    I've had my Fitbit Alta for a long time now and hardly ever take it off. I love to see how many steps I take per day, plus it gives me hourly reminders to move around if I've been stagnant for too long. You can personalize your band to your liking; mine is currently set at 12,000 steps per day, and when I hit that goal, the band vibrates to let me know I've competed them! The band also provides your calories burned, miles walked, and minutes active. While you sleep, it tracks your movement and will give you an accurate reading of just how many restful hours you've gotten versus time you spent tossing and turning. It'll show you when you fell asleep versus when you woke up. You can also connect your Fitbit to your phone via Bluetooth, so when you receive a text, the Fitbit will show a preview.

    Get it from Amazon for $78.96+ (available in five colors and three sizes).

    10. If you've resolved to nip that unappreciative attitude in the bud, a gratitude journal should help you realize how many wonderful things you have to be thankful for. It's a fresh year, time for a fresh attitude!


    Get it from Amazon for $11.55+ (available in 13 styles and two sizes).

    11. If you've resolved to document your life by journaling, a five-year memory book lets you record a few thoughts each day. Slowly but surely, you'll have a beautiful keepsake to commemorate life's journey.


    Check out our full review here!

    Promising review: "This was a Christmas gift for my sister. I love the design on the outside. The book is high quality and looks like it will hold up for the five years. There's a decent amount of room to write thoughts for each day. I'm really happy with this purchase." —karly704

    Get it from Amazon for $13.77.

    12. If you've resolved to start making every penny count, a coin-counting bank can motivate you to save instead of spend. Never underestimate the power of loose change.


    Get it from Amazon for $14.79.

    13. If you've resolved to get more room on your phone's camera roll, create a customizable Blurb photo book to get a physical copy of that unforgettable Greece vacation you keep dreaming of.

    @blurbbooks via Instagram: @blurbbooks

    Choose from six sizes, six types of paper, and three types of covers. Use one of Blurb Book's free design tools or a professional tool like Adobe InDesign if you have it. Or choose from a number of predesigned templates. Arrange your photos and view the book as a PDF to confirm everything is correct. Then share the book online or order physical copies.

    Get it from Blurb for $14.99+.

    14. If you've resolved to host more dinner parties, a bar cart will provide the liquid courage to encourage people to actually stay past 9.


    Get it from Amazon for $89.

    15. If you've resolved to learn more about yourself and your family history, a DNA kit is perfect for diving deeper into your family tree and genetics.

    Check out our review of the 23andMe DNA Kit here.

    Get it from Amazon for $199, or check out the ancestry-only service for $69.

    16. If you've resolved to connect with your family more, a digital photo frame shows you their smiling faces to remind you that home is indeed where the heart is!


    Get it from Amazon for $66.99.

    17. If you've resolved to always pay your bills on time, a mail holder and key rack can help you organize your bills. Plus, you'll never misplace your keys when you're just trying to drop everything at the post office.


    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in four colors).

    18. If you've resolved to make the most of your travels, read Rude Hand Gestures of the World to know what gestures you should avoid while abroad.

    Chronicle Books

    Get it from Amazon for $6+, Barnes & Noble for $8.99+, Indiebound, or find a copy at your local library.

    19. If you've resolved to make 2019 your most stylish year yet, a Stitch Fix personal stylist box will get you there without spending any time or energy shopping!

    @stitchfix via Instagram: @stitchfix

    Complete a style profile (including your size and desired price range) and a stylist selects five items they think you'll like. Those items get delivered right to your door for you to try on everything at home. You get to keep what you like (you can pay online) and ship back what you don't. Shipping is free both ways! You can schedule regular deliveries or just one whenever you feel like it.

    Get it from Stitch Fix for a $20 styling fee per box. That $20 gets credited toward anything you decide to keep from the box.

    20. Or try a Trunk Club subscription box (it's affiliated with Nordstrom), so you get all your favorite brands styled specifically for you and delivered to your door! Plus, rack up Nordstrom rewards points while you're at it.

    Trunk Club

    Trunk Club will pair you with a stylist, so you'll basically get the benefit of Nordstrom brands with personalized service. All clothes will be delivered to you, and you have five days to decide what you like and what you don't. From there, you can return what you don't like (for free), and you can buy what you do. When you have a trunk delivered totally up to you: Set a regular schedule with your stylist, or order one whenever you feel like you need some new pieces.

    Get it from Trunk Club for a $25 styling fee per box. That $25 gets credited toward anything you decide to keep from the box.

    21. If you've resolved to be more confident in 2019, a self-help book all about how to unleash your inner badass is exactly what you need.


    Promising review: "I love this book! The author gives you great things to think about and helpful insight as to how you can start changing your life. If you want to be more positive and start doing things you have been holding back on, read this!" —Derek Vanderlaan

    Get it from Amazon for $9.60+.

    22. If you've resolved to eat healthier, a 20-pack of reusable meal-prep containers will come in handy for planning meals ahead of time — so you know exactly what you're eating throughout the day and don't waste money on takeout.

    These containers are microwave- and dishwasher-safe!

    Get them from Amazon for $15.99.

    23. If you've resolved to become an active member of that book club you joined, you may need a Kindle in your hand 24/7.


    Get it from Amazon for $129.99+.

    24. And if you're someone who prefers physical books, this book light will help you plow through that stack you haven't touched in weeks.


    Get it from Amazon for $9.99 (available in four styles).

    25. If you've resolved to finally clean your makeup brushes, a makeup-brush cleaning mat will suction to your sink so you can wash every brush in just a matter of seconds.

    This is a two-piece set: It includes one larger suction pad and one smaller that also fits securely in your hand.

    Promising review: "This mat is amazing. I took it for a spin today and was very happy with the results. I usually have to put in quite a bit of elbow grease to clean my foundation brushes, but this made the process super easy and much faster than usual. The suction cups kept it steady in my sink. And the shipping was pretty quick. All in all, I love it!" —Quianna M.

    Get it from Amazon for $10+ (available in six colors).

    26. If you've resolved to get more sleep, a silk sleep mask can help reduce eye-dryness and block light, and it'll feel super smooth against your face.


    The easy-to-adjust headband won't catch your hair, plus the mask is tiny enough to throw into your bag for trips.

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in 15 styles).

    27. Or if you've resolved to start getting up on time, an alarm clock that shakes your bed should wake you up in a matter of seconds.


    Check out our review of the Sonic Bomb alarm clock here.

    Get it from Amazon for $31.19+ (available in seven styles).

    28. If you've resolved to declutter your home, a yard sale kit is essential for letting the neighborhood know that yes, it's time for you to sell some stuff.


    This kit includes 10 large all-weather plastic-coated signs, 1,260 multicolor pricing labels, a large two-pocket canvas change apron, helpful tips, a sales record form, and six large latex balloons.

    Promising review: "The bright pink signs really helped direct folks to my sale. We just stapled them to telephone poles leading to the house and the bright stickers were perfect for catching people's eyes. I thought the kit was great for the value and I more than made my money back on my investment. I will definitely buy this again if I have another sale in the future." —Nicole Desiree of Filloria

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99 (available in two styles).

    29. If you've resolved to turn your hobby of drinking beer into a hobby of making beer, an Oktoberfest ale beer kit will provide you with all the ingredients necessary to brew.

    Uncommon Goods

    This kit makes 1 gallon and includes 100% malt extract, world-class specialty grains, fresh hop pellets, and high-quality yeast. This malty ale has a light copper hue, subtle bitterness from its Perle and Mt. Hood hops, caramel sweetness, and a clean, dry finish.

    Promising review: "My sister went to Oktoberfest in Germany last year, so I got this for her birthday. She said it tasted just like the beer she had abroad and we had a blast making it! Everything you need comes in the kit!" —Best Beer

    Get it from Uncommon Goods for $45.

    30. If you've resolved to work on your green thumb, a five-piece succulent set is a good place to start. They're incredibly easy to care for and require little water.

    Upon purchase, you'll receive a mix of aloe and Haworthia plants individually potted.

    Promising review: "These plants came in great shape. They are beautiful and healthy. They came in tight packaging and with a laminated care card." —Bryce

    Get them from Amazon for $14.99.

    31. If you've resolved to create more family fun nights, a game like Say Anything will have everyone laughing like they've never laughed before.


    Promising review: "This game is much fun and easy to play. My teens enjoyed just as much as we did. It's not just an entertaining game, it's a game that gets all those in the family engaged. You get to know each other more without prying as well. It's fun and relationship-building!" —Samuel Salazar

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    32. If you've resolved to develop a skincare routine to combat breakouts, try a Clinique skincare regimen that can fight inflamed blemishes, remove dirt and oil, and make skin feel fresh.


    This kit includes an Acne Solutions Cleaning Foam, an Acne Solutions Clinical Clearing Gel, and a Dramatically Different Moisturizing Gel.

    Promising review: "I've been using this product for a week now and I love it. For a couple years I have been struggling to find a cleanser and skincare system that will treat the hormonal breakouts I started getting. I have sensitive skin and none of the countless cleansers I tried seemed to stop the breakouts on my chin and jawline area. This system has been working beautifully. The toner product does sting for a few seconds after application, but once you use the moisturizer it's fine. Also, I have extremely sensitive skin and these products are not too harsh or drying, and have not caused excessive redness like other salicylic acid and benzoyl peroxide products have." —sephorajunkie5

    Get it from Sephora for $28.

    33. If you've resolved to make 2019 a year of de-stressing and relaxation, a meditation pillow can help you turn your meditation sessions into a more comfortable experience.


    Get it from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in six colors).

    34. And if you've resolved to stop living in the past, a "Fuck 2018" banner will be the finishing touch for your New Year's Eve party decorations. Goodbyeee, 2018. It's been (not) nice knowing ya.


    Get it from Amazon for $14.

    When you wake up in the new year and realize you committed to a bunch of new goals. Rise and grind!

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    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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