I started reading these daily routines of different mothers around the world yesterday (via Jessica Stanley's lovely blog) and now I CANNOT STOP READING THEM
When I look back on my education and career path, I see a kid who did what he wanted to do because he loved it. I suppose you could call this "following your passions." I also see a kid who did what it took to make a decent living and pay his bills. I suppose you could call this "following the money.