. ~ I believe I can say in all honesty that this is one piece of advice Folks might want to think about,, All the things I still had left on my 'want to do list' became unobtainable by the time it took someone to say 3 words to me......... ~
This is the "work/life balance" everyone is seeking. Either work (it's just something you do to finance the good stuff) to play, or make your passion into your work. Either attitude is functional. Anything else is chaotic and mostly unmanageable.