Community·Posted on Nov 21, 2022If You're Over The Age Of 35, Tell Me What You Think The Best Part Of Getting Older Has BeenIt's not all wrinkles and creaking knees.by Jess GoodwinBuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink I'm turning 36 in a few months, and while I spend an unnecessary amount of money on skincare to try to keep myself looking youthful, there are a lot of things I've enjoyed about getting older. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Fox / Via giphy.com For one thing, relatives don't bug me about settling down and having kids the way they used to. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Acorn TV / Via giphy.com Obviously, 35 is still young enough to have kids, but the closer I get to 40, the more my family seems to realize I'll only ever be a cat mom. I'm also much more content to spend 90% of my time at home as opposed to going out and partying multiple times a week. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF ABC / Via giphy.com Considering I now clock out at about two drinks once — maybe twice — a month and prefer to be home before midnight, the amount of time I spent in bars in my 20s astounds me. What about you? If you're over 35, I'd love to hear about the things you've enjoyed about getting older — tell me in the comments for a chance to be featured in a BuzzFeed Community post.