Take yourself less seriously.
It's not what I expected, but I'm glad I'm here. I've come a long way, I've changed a lot, and I'm excited for all that's ahead.
Burnout is not normal, it’s not healthy, and no-one is impressed. If you are feeling burned out, then it is time to take some time out of your schedule, and ask yourself some hard questions.
It's not a black and white choice, but sometimes having your own independence is more important than your own home.
Life gets in the way sometimes, and that's OK.
In the grand scheme of things, I reckon you'd be better off if you failed the HSC than buying into the lie that your self-worth comes from getting a high number next to your name.
I did an experiment to try and grow my self-confidence.
Sometimes we don't just need more "resilience", we need wisdom. This life really matters. If you are going the wrong way, it is never too late to turn back.
The only person's behaviour you can control is your own. It's important to be self-aware. How's your diet, sleep and exercise? Don't forget God's grace.
It was a big year, with a lot of personal change and growth.