Ancient Babylonians celebrated the new year on the first full moon after the spring equinox about 4,000 years ago. At this time, they would make promises to the gods to pay back any debts they owed and return borrowed objects.


Julius Caesar made January 1 the first day of the year in 46 B.C., but England and the American Colonies wouldn’t do so until 1752.


44% of adults kiss  someone  at midnight


8% succeed in achieving their resolution


64% maintained resolutions for one month


46% maintained them past 6 months


45% of Americans usually make  New Year’s  Resolutions


38% never make resolutions







Top 5 Resolutions

Lose Weight


Get Organized


Spend less, save more


Enjoy life to the fullest


Stay fit & healthy