Joan Collins once said, “Age is just a number. It’s totally irrelevant unless, of course, you happen to be a bottle of wine.”
When we are younger, we long to be older so we can be more independent. Somewhere along our timelines we stop wanting to be older and long to be younger, if only for a day. I am now closer to 50 and believe me… the signs are there. Instead of getting down about it, I have chosen to look for the humor.
You know you are getting older when…
These are just a few of the things I have noticed about getting older. While I am no longer a big fan of my birthday, I do believe you are only as old as you think you are. Enjoy life, have fun, and grow old gracefully.
Mom of 5 amazing kids, married to Shawn, retired teacher of 19 years, cares for a total of 9 pets (3 frisky cats and 6 great-tempered dogs), daughter, really amateur photographer, photoshopper, a football, wrestling, track, baseball, dance, and tumbling mom, zazzle designer, constant dieter, handles the budget, hates to cook, addicted to coffee, trying-to-quit smoker, TV potato, and passionate about writing.