Most of your parents will let you know that for all things, there is a need for some balance.
I agree with this generally. My opinion is that the stable state or the long term baseline for most people is to have some sort of balance.
However, my advice to you is to spend a period of time to go very extreme in doing a lot of things you are interested in.
What Would Some Extreme Lifestyle Experiences Be?
I wanted to find out what kind of more extreme life experiments did people do or thought of doing.
So I asked my Financial Independence Telegram group and they gave some interesting answers.
“Starving in order to scrimp every single cent, attain a freegan lifestyle to save 100% of your salary.”
“I went climbing Mount Kilimanjaro when I was bored with life. Snap decision. I booked everything and