It took me a while to realize it, but I am a bit of a homebody.
Not to say that I don’t like adventures and new experiences. I just enjoy a certain level of familiarity and the comfort that comes with it. I’m not averse to trying new things per se, I simply pick and choose my opportunities in a calculated way.
This certainly leads to missing out on some chances and, if I’m honest, I sometimes kick myself for that. But being selective about when and how I step out of my usual surroundings help me try to keep the stress and anxiety in my life at a minimum.
Recently, I had a chance to venture away from home and it was an opportunity I simply couldn’t turn down.Continue reading “An old friend, big fish, and new adventures”