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    18 Moments All Adults Who Don't Feel Like Adults Will Recognize

    *spends rent money on pizza and Pop-Tarts*

    1. Even though you’re making your own real money for one of the first times in your life, you’re still gonna buy the cheapest wine available.

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    2. And you know HOW to cook, but you just choose to pour a bowl of cereal instead because you're resourceful.

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    3. You can be serious, but you also know when to have fun and ask important questions.

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    4. You've learned how to manage your stress in a refined and mature manner.

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    5. You can't afford grad school but you CAN afford Netflix, which has a ton of shows that teach you important life lessons.

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    6. You care about your job and are a responsible human in the workplace, but that doesn't mean you don't show up to work hungover from time to time.

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    7. You acknowledge that you may have a little trouble managing your finances because, WTF, they never taught you this in school and Google can only help you so much.

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    8. You've mastered the art of handling breakups as an adult...

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    9. ...you maturely avoid them at all costs and block them on Instagram.

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    10. You still don't feel adult enough to spend money on quality clothes and think anything at Forever 21 that's over $35 is too much.

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    11. You try to convince your friends to go out and have a crazy weekend even though they'd rather have a low-key night in.

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    12. You've considered patenting your ingenious inventions you made up in five seconds so you could get rich quick.

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    13. You know how to take criticism from your co-workers really, really well.

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    14. You've learned to be fully prepared for any dire situation.

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    15. You feel like there's no possible way for you to make more mistakes well into your adult years, and yet you somehow manage to make them.

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    16. You pay for a gym membership that you *maybe* use once or twice a year because you remember how fucking hard those classes are.

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    17. You make decisions that some people may call "rash and irresponsible" but in your opinion, you're doing God's work.

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    18. And finally, even though you haven't fully grasped how to be a real adult, you still honestly do not understand the youths of today.

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