Buzz·Posted on Jul 22, 201327 Underrated Things About Being In Your ThirtiesBasically, your twenties are a nightmare, and your thirties are the gift that keeps on giving.by Erin La RosaBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. You don't put up with other people's bullshit anymore. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF gotohappyplace.tumblr.com 2. When something bad happens, you don't dwell on it. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF omnomanon.tumblr.com 3. Chances are that you're making more money now. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF knhyesplease.tumblr.com 4. Which means you can afford actual furniture that's not from Ikea. theimaginaryfriendsclub.tumblr.com 5. You know how to make at least one dish really, REALLY well. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF lily-froggie.tumblr.com Even if it's just mac 'n' cheese, that shit's impressive! 6. You've figured out what your personal style is. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF tvcity.tumblr.com 7. And your style has definitely upgraded since your twenties. Ben Gabbe / Getty Images 8. You give zero fucks, so you dance however you want! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF whatshouldwecallbiddies.tumblr.com 9. SERIOUSLY, YOU WILL TWERK THE SHIT OUT OF SOME HARDWOOD FLOOR. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF sherkanmalik.tumblr.com 10. At work, you're not some assistant bitch anymore, you're a BOSS. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF asktheoutsideraliceliddell.tumblr.com 11. Fuck Solo cups, you drink wine from mason jars and wine glasses, LIKE A BOSS. web.stagram.com 12. Any dating you do is less messy, because you know what you want and you demand it. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF thisdatingthing.tumblr.com 13. And you wind up in much healthier relationships. web.stagram.com 14. Did I mention that sex is wayyy better than it was in your twenties? Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF tumblr.com Just kidding, sex is always awkward. 15. All of your friends are getting married, which means you have a great excuse to get drunk. imgur.com 16. You get along with your parents, because you've stopped asking them to pay for everything. web.stagram.com 17. You've found a group of friends who are the most amazing people you've ever met. web.stagram.com 18. Because you're not afraid to let go of the friends who aren't good for you. whatmakestheheartfonder.tumblr.com 19. You're so much more comfortable in your own skin. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF sleepybones.tumblr.com 20. And you actually give a shit about your fitness now. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF radical-fitness.tumblr.com 21. Let's be honest: You're just way hotter in your thirties because of all that confidence. web.stagram.com Dayum, ladies. DA-YUM. 22. You don't feel pressured to cling to those last stages of cool, like you did in your twenties. imgur.com 23. And now that you're in your thirties, you get to laugh at the idiots in their twenties who still do. imgur.com 24. You're no longer afraid of change... Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF hoyabetches.tumblr.com 25. Because you know that "change" is just another way of saying "upgrade." someecards.com 26. And even though hitting your thirties was kinda scary, it's actually pretty great. web.stagram.com 27. Because being 30 means you're a fucking survivor: You made it through the horror of your twenties! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF girlmeetslaw.tumblr.com Congrats! You're a stronger person emotionally, physically, and hell — you deserve a damn Medal of Awesome at this point.