These are NOT the Best Years of Your Life

People looooove to tell you that “these are the best years of your life” when you’ve just had a baby.

They also tell you that it “goes by so fast, cherish every moment,” and yada yada insert well-meaning advice and nostalgia that basically makes me start to panic here.

Are We Negative By Nature? How Practicing Gratitude Can Make the Glass Half Full

We might be wired for negativity, but it doesn't mean that we can't change the way that we see the world.