A new way to thrive

I deliberately refrained from writing a blog for New Year’s Eve. For a couple of reasons: given the particularly bizarre year we all experienced, I thought it would be more mindful to give space for personal healing, reflection and resolutions, but also because I wanted to see for myself how 2021 would initially manifest its potential before I committed my own thoughts to words.

This time usually finds us all blanketed in nostalgia for the year that has passed, and resolute in our determinations for the year that is to come. We proudly – even celebratorily – wear our mistakes on our sleeves as we ring in what we all hope will be a clean slate – a new beginning – a chance to make good on the promises we have made to ourselves.

But this New Year’s Eve was different. I went to a cabin h