What people are really thinking about going home for the holidays
Although holiday season and family time is always perfect and peaceful in theory, that isn't a reality for everyone. While many people revel in family get-togethers, the stress of traveling, taking time away from the office and even seeing certain relatives can negatively impact what the holidays are really like.
Several people took to Whisper, the popular app that provides an anonymous platform for people to share their most honest thoughts, to reveal how they really feel about family time during the holidays.
The holiday season can bring you back to your roots:
Sometimes you don't even realize how much you've missed your family until you're home:
There's nothing more special than a close, comfortable family dynamic:
Holidays might make you wonder why your family get togethers are only semi annual:
Just because you left work doesn't mean work has left you:
The holidays might make you remember why you left home in the first place:
Being the host isn't always easy:
It's important to remember that fighting and loving aren't mutually exclusive:
Being home can bring back the sweetest childhood memories:
Having time to spend with your family is a gift in itself:
It can be hard to separate the stress of holiday season from the specialness of family time:
Having a sense of appreciation often results in a mature sense of wisdom:
For more real thoughts on going home for the holidays, check out Whisper.
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