My parents were right.

  It happens at some point in your life when you have to come to the realization that the things your parents put you through didn’t kill you. What was embarrassing or disastrous to you at a young age, would come back to teach you a lesson at some point later in life; even if the initial intention wasn’t to teach you a life lesson. You have to go through some form of struggle early in life if you are going to have any realistic perspective as you grow older. All the times my parents told me to “toughen up” as a kid has paid dividends in my adult life and has provided me a more realistic perspective as an […]