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From Culinary to ComputersI walked up to the kitchen to get something to drink and starting talking to my mom about collegeSo I got a call from the recruitment office at the Art Institute of Chicago for the culinary program and they said I need to set up an appointment with my parents to go to the campusAre you sure you really want to go to culinary schoolDid she really just say thatYou havent really shown much interest in cooking latelyI still want to go I just dont cook at home because Im lazyWell if you dont want to cook at home what makes you think you are going to want to cook in college or be a chef for a careerI knew she was right in what she was telling meFine I wont go to culinary schoolIm not saying that you shouldnt goI then stomped down the stairs and sat back down at my deskI felt angry vulnerable and embarrassed I had just acted like a little kid getting mad and stomping down the stairs like that How could she say I didnt want to go to culinary school This is all I had looked forward to my whole life Ever since I was little I wanted to be a chef I knew it but there was this little feeling in the back of my brain that felt like possibly she was right maybe I didnt want to be a chef Perhaps she told me this for my own good so I didnt waste money on a college degree that I didnt want or like could that be why she told me what she did at the time she didAfter that day I knew she was right about college I didnt feel angry anymore I felt grateful that she had saved me from the horrible mistake I was going to make going to culinary school Now I know that I dont want to
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