Turning 25 is a big deal! There's the obvious, ‘Oh! You're a quarter of a century old’ quips that are sure to come your way. As well as the, ‘So, do you feel like a real adult, now?’ questions! We say ignore those and embrace being the fabulous twenty-five year old that you are! Here's a quick bucket list of things you should do before turning 25!
1. Soak it in!
You only get to be 24 once, so don't be in a rush for your b’day to arrive!
2. Go on a trip down the memory lane
Nothing like a little nostalgia, yeah?!
3. Do something you have never done before
Whatever it may be - the decision is yours!
Also read: 25 Weird & Funny Thoughts EVERY Girl Has When She Turns 25!
4. Plan a big bash!
It's a big birthday after all - you may as well celebrate well!
5. Have your last 'illegal' glass of wine with the parents
After this week it's all about going out, out, out!!
6. Learn how to master at least one really awesome dish
Dinner parties are going to be your new bff!
7. Be cool with spending time on your own
You should take this moment to recognize how far you have come and how awesome you are!
8. Plan a sleepover with your besties
No, you're never too old for that Frienaissance!
9. Get a house plant
Because you're a responsible human and can take care of a small plant!
10. Learn to read again
Believe us, there's nothing like soaking into a good book after a long, long time!
11. Make time for your parents
Suddenly the gap won't feel as long and wide as it used to!
12. Be spontaneous and take a trip!
It could be to the mall, it could be to Agra!
13. Get back in touch with old friends
Because, ‘The older you get the more you need the people who knew you when you were young.’
14. Make an effort to bridge gaps with those who have drifted away
It'll be worth it, believe us!
15. Make an attempt at figuring out what it is you want to do
Even if you don't arrive at an answer.
16. Implement a routine
Just pick a time to sleep and wake up - that's all.
17. Go to the gym twice a week
Hey, it’s for your own health!
18. Get those highlights
They're making a comeback and it's now or never!
Also read: 13 Movies EVERY Girl Should Watch Before She Turns 25!
19. Make peace with your eyebrows
Yeah, we know, ‘They're sisters - not twins!!’
20. Ask for that pay raise you’ve been wanting!
Stop beating around the bush and ask for that pay raise already!
21. Let go
Exes, past grudges and failed expectations - life awaits you!
22. Learn a new language
Maybe you’ll meet someone or get a job with this added skill!
23. Accept that people come and go
It's okay if your best friend from grade school doesn't wish you this year.
24. Be thankful for the people you have
5 best friends are better than 800 Instagram followers, really!
25. Figure out YOUR philosophy
Whatever it is that you believe in. It doesn't have to be profound - it just has to work for you!
Published on Oct 18, 2016