I Grew Up Thinking I would have my dream job at 22…..
Now I realize that I have to take many detours to get there.
I Grew Up Thinking racism was something from long ago and didn’t really exist anymore….
Now I realize how sheltered I was and how we still have so far to go.
I Grew Up Thinking I’d be married with 3 kids by the age of 30…
Now I realize the saying “Wanna Make God Laugh? Make a plan” is oh so true.
I Grew Up Thinking I would make lots of money and never have to worry about working…
Now I realize I was smoking crackbeing so silly.
I Grew Up Thinking I would never have to worry about food or my diet…
Now I realize how much time I’ve wasted worrying about my food and diet in the last 12 years.
I Grew Up Thinking my 2nd grade best friend would be my BFF…
Now I realize how much we all change and need to move on sometimes.
I Grew Up Thinking we would have flying cars by the year 2010…
Now I realize – Really? Flying cars, Holly???
I Grew Up Thinking the St. Louis Cardinals were the best baseball team in the world…
Now I realize….yep, still right about that one.
I Grew Up Thinking a lot of things would/should/could happen differently than they have – what about you?
Friday’s song of the day: Britney Spears “Slave For You.” Yes, I love Britney (don’t hate!) and this is probably my favorite song of hers….and I have a dance to it.
Good luck to Nicole who is running her second marathon on Sunday - you’re gonna rock, chica!
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