Why Starfruit Salad?

This post originally appeared on my blog Starfruit Salad.

I am about to walk you through a wacky metaphor. Consider yourself warned.

Imagine your life as a salad. It’s made up of all the different ingredients of you—your work, your family, your relationships, your mental state, the places you inhabit, the ideas you surround yourself with, the stuff you do for fun.

The first thing to remember about salads is that there are a whole lot of different kinds of salads. In fact, there are almost zero rules when it comes to salads. You can add pretty much whatever ingredients you feel like adding and it is still a salad. Fruit salad. Egg salad. Chicken salad. Arugula-goat cheese-cranberry salad. The possibilities are endless!

So why would your Metaphorical Life Salad be any different? It’s not!

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