The new year will bring with itself new beginnings and also the pressure of doing something great. Instead of rushing, we recommend you take baby steps towards a cheerful new year. Here’s how you can make 2017 kick ass.

Nurture The One True Love

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Photo source: Bound Together Bombay

Take your relationship with books to the next level and start by joining these book clubs we told you about earlier.

Get Fit

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Embrace the cliche this year and yes, try and get fit. It helps you be happier and obviously the compliments don’t hurt. Join MMA to kick ass, literally. Here’s a list of places to get you started.

Get Fit For Cheap

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Photo source: Pololofreack30 via Pixabay [CC0]

Don’t like the idea of shelling out too much money to get in shape? We’ve got you covered with a list of gyms that you can join under INR 1,000 a month.

Acquire A New Skill

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Photo source: Maharashtra Rifle Association

If you pick up one new skill, you’ll be better than what you were. Start with shooting? Here’s a list of shooting ranges in and around the city.

Party Smartly

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Instead of buying a karaoke machine on impulse or shelling out thousands on that much awaited birthday party at an expensive club, how about partying on a budget while bringing a karaoke machine to your house on rent? Here’s a website making your parties better with making you go broke.

Say No To Boring Dates

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Photo source: Tonic

You know, the routine. Getting into an Uber and going for drinnks and dinner or a movie. Mix 2017 up with dancing instead. You can hit up these places for an interesting mix of dance workshops and socialising. This way, you get to learn to dance and keep those awkward silences at bay.

Don’t Forget To Take It Easy

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The power of massages is underrated but life-changing. There’s nothing a good foot massage can’t solve. That’s why we told you about this place in Bandra that lets you kick back, only at INR 400.

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