-I'm in bed by 9pm on a weeknight and on the weekends I "sleep in" until 8:30
-I no longer watch "The Real World"
-I wear pearl earrings regularly instead of large hoops
-I often think the TV or music is turned up too loud. "It's hurting my ears!"
-I will have my I.D. ready to show my birth date when purchasing alcohol and the cashier says "I don't need it."
-I used to go out to the bars around 11pm. now I have stayed out late if I was out until 11pm
-I haven't been to Waffle house or Krystal in over a year
-Grocery shopping is fun
-When I check my friends' Facebook pictures instead of the crazy weekend party pictures its of their babies and children
-I get excited to decorate the house for different seasons or holidays
-I don't wear skinny pants or neon clothes
-There was no "emo" type when I was in school
-I make references back to when I was in school
-I don't know who Gucci Man is. Or if I even spelled that right.
-I'd rather wear flats than heels
-When I meet someone in a bar who thinks 23 is "old". Not that I'm even near 23 anymore!
-I look back on all the fun and crazy stuff I did and still think my life is only getting better and better
What about you? What makes you realize that you are getting older?
Collins' 1st birthday party
5 months ago