When we long to return to our childhood, and go back to the good old times where we had such little worries, this is known as nostalgia. For many of us, we are no stranger to this feeling. Research has actually found that nostalgia is one of the most common emotions that we feel.
In modern society, nostalgia is everywhere to be seen. Advertisers have learned that this is where they will get us the most, and know exactly how to use nostalgia to their benefit. Nostalgia has taken over the internet, with quizzes and legendary pictures that make us nearly return to those moments.
But there is no need to fear, no need to stress, and absolutely no need to try to avoid it, because in fact, it's good for us! It can help us deal with big life changes, and can even provide a sense of comfort, that its there for us.
So keep it coming, you're only doing yourself good!