Getting married is a stress test for all of the relationships in your life. My husband-to-be, Ally, and I have been going through a rollercoaster ride of emotions as we uncover the friendships and family relationships that are less balanced in terms of our investment than we realised. This of course happens throughout life, but
Like most undergrad students, a lot of my days involved watching FRIENDS reruns with my roomies and wishing we were Jennifer Aniston. We indulged in our network as it provided a buffer, and spending time with my friends (observing a group of FRIENDS) protected me from the stress of my unfinished Econometrics calculations.