The answer to this question changed often, almost with the seasons. Lifeguard, vet, astronomer, writer (though that one stuck!). I'm still not exactly sure what I am doing or when the "grown up" part is supposed to kick in in full gear. But today, as I turn the page and step into a very green number (oh thanks #synesthesia), I think my wishes have changed a little bit.
I've added this essay to my Etsy shop to better connect with you and inspire you to contemplate the ideal version of YOUR life and strive towards it. All proceeds go to my women's health initiative called Alba A New Dawn.
From my heart to yours.