You get in your own way.
Growing up is exciting, but a little bit scary.
Change is inevitable; everyone knows that. Every second of the day, we are changing, growing. The thought of change is scary sometimes.
Accept and believe the compliments you receive.
We’re fiercely loyal and always have your back. We are the first to stand up for somebody and will go down swinging to defend our parents or really anyone else who we care about.
Five years ago, I packed up everything with my name scribbled on it and stuffed it into the leather backseat of my car.
Moving away from what was home for four years is jarring. A dynamic experience ends, because life says it’s time to move on. To graduate. Onto the ‘real world’ — emerging adulthood.
As the rate of divorce steadily increases, there is a gradual influx of people from separated homes.
Moments that should be huge celebrations come with bittersweet feelings. Graduations. Birthdays. Achievements. Weddings. Anything huge and momentous also feels like a reminder.
3. The Burnout