I quit my teaching job at age 26. I wasn’t sure what I wanted to do next, career-wise, which honestly terrified me. I just knew that teaching wasn’t for me.
“When she spent two hours helping me find my keys in a dumpster.”
You have to ignore the shit out of your ex for at least six months.
My husband and I have come a long way in our relationship, and I couldn’t help but write down three of the most important things I’ve learned thus far.
I had no idea that being married would bring out so much of who I am as a person, to the point where I now feel more like myself than ever before.
Without commitment, couples begin to nurture resentment for what they think is missing in their relationship instead of nurturing gratitude for what they have.
We’ve learned to balance this tug of war between intimacy and independence by first filling up our emotional bank accounts and then speaking our needs out loud.
Worrying is a waste of time
We idealise romantic love in a way that can be damaging, it creates this fantasy that can’t really be lived up to.
Love is not built on the big vacations or expensive gifts.