In my last post I talked about the most "adult" thing I ever did, adopting my dog. Since then I've been asking friends and family to give me their examples of "adult defining milestones", and have compiled a list of 10 clear signs that you've become an adult...or at least are pretending to be one... Paying … Continue reading 10 Signs you’re an adult
It's the go-to security question for just about every "forgot your password" link. For me I can never figure out what the answer is...let me explain... Growing up my family always had dogs. When I was born my family already had a dog. He was a friendly, well-behaved, 2 year old, West Highland White Terrier. … Continue reading What is the name of your first pet?
Doing your own laundry...it's the right of passage that every child must go through on their path to adulthood. Looking at this milestone from a "generation by generation perspective", there is a mildly concerning trend emerging. Ignoring all together that today's kids are just eating the laundry detergent (and no this isn't a #TideAd); the … Continue reading “Properly” Doing Laundry
Growing up we all heard it. “Back in my day we had to walk to school, 10 miles (16 kilometers), in the snow, uphill, BOTH WAYS!” We rolled our eyes and continued to ask for a ride that only some of us ever actually got. We turned this standard rebuttal into a parody of itself. … Continue reading Back in my day! The 90’s Kids Nostalgia
34% of Millennials say that they can cook a meal from scratch.
Can I cook from scratch? I tried to answer this for myself but came up with more questions than answers. In today's day and age, what constitutes "from scratch"? Is the question referring to cooking in general vs ordering out / eating frozen dinners? If we truly wants to break down the difference between cooking and cooking from scratch, we're going to have to sort out where a lot of modern day conveniences land...