At this time of year, graduates are awash in advice about looking back with pride, reaching for the stars and pursuing their passion. As my second daughter Sophie graduates from high school, I have no words of wisdom for the graduates. I have advice for would-be parents: Go for it. Parenthood is an incomparable adventure, with unforeseen twists, happy surprises, some hassles and numerous joys.
So to those who are in love (and beyond the teenage years) I say pursue your passion: Marry and welcome children.
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Sanchez lives in Cedar Park.