Hopes For The New Year

We are now 10 days into 2018 and as I write this post, I am currently high above the grounds, on my way to Male’, half asleep, half typing this while munching on the peanut snacks provided by the cabin crew.

My 2018 started quite well and as of now I am fully charged with positivity that I hope won’t get drained easily by the amount of work waiting for me.

I like New Years and I appreciate it more this time, for some reasons. Adulting, maybe as this time, it’s not about the celebration, the media noche nor the fireworks that made me love this time of the year.

The New Year is like a signal that tells us, it’s time to change. Or iron out our mess. Or let bygones be bygones and start with a clean slate.

It is that part of the year that fills us with hope that the coming year will be better than the last. That we will be fine. And even better.

It is the part of the year that makes us write down our resolutions regardless if we do it or not. And yes, I have one this year and its pretty simple.

When I saw that falling star that One Starry Night, and like a kid I wished, I wished for only two things. Peace and happiness. I am not trying to Mother Earth here but yes, that’s what I wished for.

And this time, my New Year’s Resolution is to work out on how to make my wish come true. That’s to try to be happy and at peace all the time.

I know this is easier said than done. At the moment I can maintain my Peace and Happiness as I am still fuelled by positivity. But I hope this blog post can help me make it through when the lowest of times come.

The New Year makes us rip off that last year’s calendar off our wall. The one marked with circles and exes, with wrinkled and torn pages.

And before we hang our new calendar, consider ripping off our old selves. The one marked with circles and exes, with wrinkled and torn pages. Let’s give ourselves a chance, to start our lives anew.

*featured  image not mine

22 responses to “Hopes For The New Year”

  1. Nais ko lang sabihin na ikinagagalak kitang makilala Aysa. Heheh.. Ingat sa iyong byahe papuntang Maldives.. ☺


    1. Aba! Ako man ay nagagalak na ikaw ay aking nakilala na din finally hehehe

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  2. May peace and happiness be with you, Aysa! Cheers to 2018!

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  3. Sana pag balik mo ng Male.. andun na ung card☺️ Excited na ko sa 2018.. puede ka na ulit mag accept ng challenge sa IG ahhahahaaha! Cheers to peaceful and happy 2018! ❤️

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    1. Andito na! Andito na! They can choke now! HAHAHAHA


    1. Thanks! Same to you!


  4. Surround yourself with good people and you’ll be fine. ❤ happy new year!

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  5. Happy new year po! May you be happy and at peace all the time this yr and years ahead. ☺

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    1. Ha ha thanks! Peace be with you LOL

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  6. Ang ganda ng post na to. Nakaka good vibes ☺
    Good luck Aysa!


  7. I like new year’s and the clean slate it brings. Happy 2018 to you!

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    1. Thanks Kasia! Happy 2018 to you too!


  8. Akala ko pa naman ikaw yun. Pumaprajek Runway sa Maldives. Haha

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    1. HA HA HA HA salamat sa idea, magawa nga yang Prajek Runway


  9. Happy 2018, Ate! Hope to meet you soon!

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    1. Hi Ganda! Pa selfie with you pag nagkita tayo. Minsan lang ako makakakita ng artista eh haha


  10. Happy New Year Alyssa! Choose hope!

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    1. Happy New Year din! 🙂


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