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To Feel Fulfilled, Stop Making Your Life So Damn Convenient

You may find moments of happiness. But you won’t find lasting fulfillment.


“If your priority in life is happiness, don’t have kids. If you want to be fulfilled though, you should absolutely have kids.”

I’ve heard this thought a few times. As someone who has lived 36 years without kids, as…




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