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Is Family Over-Rated?



DISCLAIMER: I consider myself blessed! I believe I come from a good family.

Just a reiteration, this blog isn’t just about things I have personally experienced, but what people around me have gone through, or what I’ve observed. Albeit, all the blog posts are 100% factual, non-fiction.

Growing up, it was not uncommon to hear sayings like “blood is thicker than water”, “you didn’t choose your family”, “friends come and go, family is forever”, were heard A LOT! I believe there is a degree of truth to this…but are we overestimating the power of this unit called family? This isn’t necessarily focused on just your nuclear family, but on your extended family as a whole.

Blood connection is an undeniable fact that you’re a family, but for me, it’s not just about blood. Continue reading