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FOMO - It Started In LA
FOMO. A Fear of Missing Out. Why is it that I’ve only just learnt this term? For as long as I’ve been in tune with my inner self I have understood–quite categorically–that I suffer intensely from this condition. (And yes, you’re right, there’s no such thing as FOMO phobia. It’s a tautology, you don’t need phobia because you already have fear. But I guess I just have fear squared and FOMO squared doesn’t have the same ring to it. So FOMOphobia it is). This week I’m back to feeling like I’m in limbo. We had a fun weekend with local friends and all of them asked when we were going home. Or if we were staying. We’ve been here one year now and in our minds our “LA Stint” was always going to be two-three years. But niggling at the back of my mind is the fact that we leave LA and Mr H has to find a job back in Australia. He resigned from his previous role to move–a permanent role not a contract. So what then? If he’s happy here do we stay? Do we want the kids to be educated here or in Australia (hmmm…bit late to …