If your parents have been traumatic…

If your parents have been traumatic, one life mantra that always works for me is not tell them ANY problem of mine – from the smallest to the BIGGEST.

They will stay married to that problem and restrict you in many ways, while you may have moved on from that 823 years ago.

You will feel the urge to get out of your room and rush to them, but if you control yourself in those few moments, you will be super proud that you did.