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33 Things I've Learned In 33 Years

Posted On: Jan 14, 2019   |   Posted By: Scary Mommy

33 Things I've Learned In 33 Years

1. The only things you'll regret in life are the chances you didn't take and the experiences you missed. If I could go back in time, I'd tell my shy high school self to go to that prom, with or without a date.
2. You're not an adult at 18 just because the government says so. In fact, at 33-years-old, I'm still learning life hacks and “adulting” skills every day.
3. Parents can make better grandparents than parents. Better may not be the right word, but mine are so much more involved with my daughter (who they've watched while my husband and I are at work since she was an infant) than they were with my siblings and me. (Purely based on the fact that they worked then and are retired now).
4. You don't need to please everyone. In fact, it's impossible to, and really, I don't give AF.
5. Mean girls don't end in high school , nor do cliques. They've simply swapped their Abercrombie and passing notes for Lularoe and group text chains.
6. Toxic people gravitate toward genuine ones and have a knack for sucking them...

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