All the pressures of modern society, family and work can make you feel that if you aren’t giving everyone and everything 100 percent all of the time, then you’ve failed. The truth is, you can’t be all and do all for everyone all of the time. And when you give yourself over to that, you’re going to feel a massive weight lift.
Guilt in and of itself isn’t a destructive emotion, unless you let it become all-consuming. Then it can get the best and worst of us. Here are some of our most common guilt-inducing moments and why you need to just let them go.