Keeping a journal is an awesome way to develop your character. It will help you see areas of your life that you need to work on and the great thing about a journal is that you can go back and see how far you've come!
"Do not handicap your children by making their lives easy." - Robert A. Heinlein My parents made sure that I could take care of my own, stuff wasn't handed to me. I see kids today, and worry not only for their future but for mine as well.