As you become an adult, one of the most important considerations that should plague your mind is what matters the most to you. Are you happy? Do you have what you truly need in your life in order to be fully happy? For most adults, happiness means family and friendship with food on the table and a roof over your head. Is this enough for you? Do you yearn for something more?
Sometimes what matters is that you should take stock of what you have, really take a look at everything in your life and determine whether or not it is enough. Sometimes all that it takes is a family for you to find yourself in the home of your dreams. Sometimes you may find, upon taking stock of your situation, that something is missing and you need to take steps to find those missing pieces before you will truly achieve happiness.
Is something missing from your life? Is someone missing from your life? You might like to try contacting friends and family members from the past to find out what happy memories you can conjure up again. Canada 411 or a similar information site will help you reach the people that you thought you lost. Reach out to people that you once knew, once loved, and find out how they are doing. In finding out about these other people, you may also learn some important truths about yourself as well.
Sometimes all it takes to find yourself in the present is to walk down memory lane and re-appreciate fond memories and positive experiences of the past. Bring up some old positive memories with your friends and family members and see just how you feel when you are all done. You may have found out some important universal truths about your life without even realizing it.