Year two:
Think, Make, Do, Be
Activity
Participants
Prompts
Freeze frame.

 

Your year in photos. Did one photo encapsulate your year? Maybe it takes a gallery. Let's see those photos.

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December 01
Unplugged.

 

Unplug for an hour, a half day, or a whole day. Choose a time that feels a little uncomfortable. How did you feel? What did you do? Reflect on your experience. How much did you unplug this year? How does this experience make you feel about unplugging in the coming year?

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December 02
In with the new (or old!)

 

If you could meet someone new in 2013, who would it be? Or would you rather spend more time with someone you already know?

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December 03
Good call!

 

What was the wisest decision you made this year?

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December 04
Favorite moments.

 

Interview 3 people about their favorite moments of the year. Share what you heard.

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December 05
Just do it!

 

How do you want get involved in your community this year?

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December 06
Fantasy makeover.

 

What do you want your life (or your kitchen, your job, your x) to look like? Create your own inspiration board.

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December 07
You're crafty.

 

What did you make this year? Whether something personal, like a song or some art, or a work project, share your process, the end result about your creation.

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December 08
Time to unwind.

 

What did you do this year when things got hectic? How did you unwind?

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December 09
New habits.

 

What new traditions do you want to start this year?

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December 10
Diagram it!

 

Draw a pie chart or Venn diagram of your year, possible activities: eating, drinking, sleeping, working, playing

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December 11
...and now for something completely different.

 

Try something totally different. Have something for lunch or dinner you don't normally eat. Make up a new recipe. What did you come up with?

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December 12
You've got two tickets to paradise.

 

Plan out your dream trip! Is there somewhere you really want go in 2013? Pick a place in Indy, or anywhere in the world.

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December 13
Hear me out.

 

Listening — when was the last time you listened to someone, where, why?

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December 14
Analog digital.

 

Handwrite a tweet to a friend. What's it look like?

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December 15
Ongoing education.

 

What new things did you learn this year?

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December 16
Getting lost.

 

Share a time that you got lost this year, whether you didn't know where you were or you were working on a project or activity so fiercely that you lost all sense of time and place. Did you learn anything?

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December 17
Get nice!

 

Nice someone. Write about what you did.

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December 18
Golden ticket.

 

If money, time or other commitments were no obstacle in 2013, what would you do?

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December 19
Making change.

 

Who made a difference for you this year?

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December 20
Make-a-mantra.

 

Write a mantra for the year ahead - how you'll approach it, what you wish it to be. How'd you arrive at the mantra?

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December 21
X marks the spot.

 

Mind map a project you want to tackle in 2013.

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December 22
Street level.

 

Take a break this afternoon and walk around the neighborhood, what do you notice?

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December 23
Big thanks.

 

What are you grateful for this year?

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December 24
Photo finish.

 

Share a photo from your year that highlights giving, thankfulness, traditions or finding peace.

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December 25
Artistic license.

 

Draw a self portrait. Get as abstract or as real as you like.

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December 26
Party of the year!

 

What event stood out for you this year? Where was it? who was there? what did it look like?

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December 27
Catching up.

 

Make plans with a friend you haven't seen in a long time.

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December 28
Improvement movement.

 

What new skill do you want to add to your repertoire in 2013?

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December 29
Be the change.

 

What's one step you can take to support a goal you have for 2013?

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December 30
Countdown.

 

What are you looking forward to the most about the next 365 days?

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December 31