Do you have fond memories of your 20s, or are you currently in your 20s? It’s a crazy decade. You’re suddenly free, paying your own bills, going to college, traveling, making questionable decisions, and experimenting.
My 20s were defined by all-night dance parties, knee-deep-powder days, writing (and the fear of writing), a bunch of different jobs, and being broke all the time. As someone who moved out of the house before I was finished highschool, I think I started my 20s earlier than a lot of people, and I spent a lot of my 20s really trying to figure out who I was. I learned to fend for myself early on, and while it was a struggle, it made me stronger, albeit constantly worried about cash from so many years not knowing if I could afford groceries that week.
I often ask my fellow 30-year-olds what they wish they’d known or done when they were in their 20s. Everyone will, and should, follow their own journey, but here are some things I think will would have made my 20s a little easier. [Read more…] about 10 things you can do in your 20s to make the rest of your life a whole lot easier