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Last Updated: Friday January 04 2008 18:55 GMT

What are your New Year's resolutions?


Happy New Year! It's 2008, and people around the world have been celebrating.

But have you made any New Year's resolutions? Are you planning to make a change to your life?

Maybe you've decided to be more environmentally friendly?

Or have you decided to cut out chocolate?

Perhaps you're going to do more exercise?

Or do you think resolutions are a waste of time?

Unfortunately this topic is now closed but there are Comments pages on other subjects on the main Chat index.

Your comments

"My New Year's resolution is not to answer back to my parents and to do well at school."

Simran, 11, Slough, England

"I'm going to try to calm my temper down and stop singing so much in lessons!"

Michelle, 12, Torbay, England

"I am going to learn my decimals. Also I am trying to improve my guitar playing."

Kiana, 9, Middlesex, England

"I'm going to try and stop biting my nails!"

Georgia, 13, Munich, Germany

"I'm going to try not to annoy my older brother as much and work extremely hard for my exams so I pass with flying colours!"

Julia, 9, Walton-on-Thames, England

"I want to try and eat healthier, learn how to cook and help around the house more often."

Lauren, 10, Oxford, England

"I really want to learn how to cook. My mum's a great cook and she is going to be my teacher. I also want to have more fun!"

Lizzie, 11, California, USA

"I am going to work harder in school, eat healthier and go to sleep on time."

Hannah, 11, Armagh, Northern Ireland

"Stop annoying my brother! Also I want to work harder in school and get up earlier in the mornings."

Jay, 12, Sydney, Australia

"Not to argue with my brother, try not to wake my baby brother up and be well behaved."

Zoe, 8, Stockton-on-tees, England

"My New Year's resolution is to stop eating junk food as much as I can and to help my mum and dad. I also want to be better in school all the time."

Mohammad, 9, Manchester, England

"Well, I don't make New Year resolutions because you always break them no matter how hard you try."

Claire, 11, Belfast, Northern Ireland

"My New Year's resolution is to stop clicking my fingers."

Chris, 8, London, England

"I'm going to try to be nicer to new people at school."

Ashleigh, 10, Brighton, England

"My New Year's resolution is to eat more fruit."

Amy, 9, London, England

"My New Year's resolution is to stop keeping my light on when I don't need it."

Alex, 10, Lancashire, England

"I want to practise on my violin more, spend less time playing on the computer and less time watching TV. I also want to stop snacking, even though I'm not overweight."

Alexa, 11, Edinburgh, Scotland

"I want to become more eco-friendly by switching my TV off by the plug instead off the stand-by button"

Kelsey, 10, Strabane, Northern Ireland

"I need to practise my cello more and wake up earlier."

Natalia, 12, Hull, England

"My New Year's resolution is to put in more practice playing my clarinet."

Jon, 9, Clarkston, England

"This year, all of my family had really silly resolutions. Mine was to wind my sister up as many times as possible (even though I already do that)."

Eliza, 9, London, England

"My new year resolution is not having too much chocolate, tidy my bedroom and doing more exercise."

Suzanne, 12, Hertfordshire, England

I really want to stop biting my nails.

Rachel, 11, West Lothian, Scotland

"My new years resolution is to go to sleep earlier and become more healthier!"

Alice, 10, Woodford, England

"My New Year resolution is to stop snacking. It's not because I'm overweight or anything but I think not snacking will make me healthier Another thing I want to do is be more eco friendly by buying locally products."

Jess, 11, Frome, England

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