Make New Year’s goals. Dig within, and discover what you would like to have happen in your life this year. This helps you do your part. It is an affirmation that you’re interested in fully living life in the year to come. -Melody Beattie
Every year, millions of people make New Year’s resolutions, hoping to spark positive change. The recurring themes each year include a more active approach to health and fitness, improved finances, and learning new things for personal and professional development. Chances are, more than a couple of the top 10 most common resolutions will look familiar to you:
1. Exercise more
2. Lose weight
3. Get organized
4. Learn a new skill or hobby
5. Live life to the fullest
6. Save more money / spend less money
7. Quit smoking
8. Spend more time with family and friends
9. Travel more
10. Read more
However, once the glow of a fresh new year wears off, many people struggle to make good on their plans. According to a study published in the Journal of Clinical Psychology, only 46% of people who made New Year’s resolutions were successful. That means over half of the people who set a goal for the new year will fail! But luckily for you at Albemarle Plantation, we have made sure our residents are set up for success in every way!
If exercising more and losing weight are on your resolution list, we’ve got you! The Community Center has everything you need to meet your fitness goals. Do some laps in our Olympic size pool or lift some weight in our state of the art 900 square foot fitness center outfitted with the latest in cardio and strength training equipment! Not to mention our hiking and biking trails located throughout the community with scenic views that make getting your cardio in an enjoyable experience!
Want to learn a new skill or hobby? The Community Center is set up for just that. With two card and game room and an arts and crafts room, there is something for everyone! We have groups and clubs that meet at the Community Center that span every possible interest or hobby you can imagine. If reading more is on your list, join one of our many Book Clubs. Want to learn CPR or meet friends that are into cross stitching or bridge? You can find all that at the Community Center. From Ball Room Dancing to Model Sailboating, we have it all! Albemarle Plantation makes spending more time with family and friends an easy resolution to keep!
Living life at Albemarle Plantation makes saving money and spending less a manageable goal too! With reasonable prices and community amenities owned and controlled by our property owners, life at Albemarle is affordable and fun! This allows room in the budget for things like travel and experiences! It’s easy to live your best life at Albemarle Plantation!