• The ‘Grind Culture' Is Not Normal Or Healthy

    10 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    Recently, I received a message from my high school guidance counselor. She'd come across a recommendation letter a teacher wrote for my college applications way back in 2000. As I slowly read each line, something clicked inside of me, that inner voice. It told me that nothing had changed in almost 20 years with how I work, how I push myself, how I multitask my way through every situation.
    Granted, I believe this is why I am as successful as I am today, but the letter made me pause to ask myself - at what cost?
    The girl described in that letter to the college admissions office grew up and...
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