Recently, we met some friends for dinner at a new restaurant on a recommendation. Usually up for any sort of food adventure, we were intrigued by the menu, to say the least. This place served quite a variety of foods—from an Asian tuna salad to baked ziti; from fish tacos to cassoulet. Get the picture? They offered all the things.Read More
Ten years ago I was a junior in high school. If you had asked 16-year old Emily where she thought she would be at 26, she probably would have told you something that looks very different from the life I am actually living now.
In high school I was very much influenced by my surroundings and adopted a checklist of certain expectations for my life. Here were the big ones:
- Graduate college in four years.
- Get married by 22.
- Have my first kid by 25.
- Start my own business before 30.