How To Balance Video Games With Real LifeTina Amini1/02/14 2:00pmFiled to: Kotaku longreadsTipsHow ToTime managementTopBalancing life47038EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalink Growing up sucks. Jungle gyms are replaced by cubicles and healthy almonds replace gobs of Gushers. Or something like that.One of the worst things about growing up is that you never seem to have any time left over for yourself. For anything. Including video games, which are sometimes the first thing to go when it's time to make compromises.ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.