10 awesome New Year’s resolutions that will make the world a better place
A new year means new resolutions. Haven’t picked one yet? You’ve come to the right place for a little inspiration!
Here are 10 awesome habit changes that will benefit you and make the world a better place!
1. Eat more plants
Eating a plant-based diet is one of the best things you can do for the environment, animals, and your health!
Curious to know why?
- The ethical issues of the meat industry you need to know about
- 5 amazing ways being vegan will save the planet
- 5 health benefits of a vegan diet you need to know about
2. Keep a zero waste pantry
2019 is the year to go plastic free! Go to the bulk section of your local grocery store or health food shop and stock up on beans and lentils with your glass jars. And don’t forget to bring your cloth bags along.
Giving back feels good! Why not make volunteering part of your weekly or monthly habits?
Here are some of the best animal charities to support right now.
4. Buy cruelty-free products
It’s time to ditch animal testing! This year, shop cruelty-free with our ultimate guide to cruelty-free beauty.
5. Say “thank you” more
These two simple words can have a huge impact. Make it a point this year to regularly thank all the people who make your life great!
Check out 13 simple ways to feel more grateful every day if you want to learn more about gratitude.
6. Raise awareness
There are so many worthwhile causes to support! Why not make an effort to raise awareness about the ones close to your heart?
We suggest sharing some of these posts to your social media accounts:
- 5 surprising ways you could be contributing to animal cruelty
- The 3 biggest challenges cats face and how to help now
- Palm oil is destroying the planet – what you need to know to help
- Everything you need to know about dangerous glyphosate in your food
7. Stay in touch with friends
Maintaining friendships is important for our health and well-being. This year, why not be the first one to reach out to friends and organize fun activities?
8. Embrace your creativity
The world needs your unique voice! Paint, draw, write, sing, learn to play an instrument – let your heart be your guide. Whatever you do, you will inspire others and be a source of positivity in the world.
9. Buy thrift store clothing
This year, drop quick fashion and shop in thrift stores instead. It’s better for the environment and your wallet.
It’s also a good idea to donate your old clothes!
10. Practice kindness
Being kind to yourself and others is a must to make this world a better place! Check out these 28 ways to be kind every day of the week for fun ideas.
Will you give any of these resolutions a try for 2019? We’d love to know in the comments below!