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TwentyFive(ish) Times You Wanted To Trade In Your #Adulting Status For A Bop-It Or A Skip-It

Let's face it, adulting is hard. We went through decades of schooling only to be thrown out into an unforgiving post-grad world filled with bills we can't pay, time we can't manage, and student loans that might as well be grimm reapers knocking on our fifth-floor walk up apartment doors. The good news is, we're all in this together. You aren't the only one sweating out last night's happy hour at your desk the next morning. Here are TwentyFive(ish) Times You Wanted To Trade In Your #Adulting Status For A Bop-It Or A Skip-It:

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1. When you have to think twice about adding guac to your burrito

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How much will this luxury set me back?

2. When your boss asks if you are available to work a weekend

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I already give you 5 days, how is that not enough?

3. When you put two socks in the dryer but can only find one

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Is this where my clothes go to die?

4. When your Mom calls asking if you’ve been on any dates lately

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You might be in a wheelchair at my wedding, Ma. It’s okay.

5. When you learn the necessary evil that is the co-pay

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I thought I was covered. You mean I’m not covered? What am I even paying for?

6. When you do everything you can to avoid doing the dishes

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Cracking a frozen pizza in half BEFORE it goes in the oven saves a cutting board, a knife, time, and resources! GENIUS!

7. When you watch your drunk Snapchat story the next morning

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This cannot be me. That voice is so annoying. Yup… Definitely me.

8. When things you have watched your Mom do your whole life seem impossible

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WHO EVEN KNOWS HOW TO DO THIS?!

9. When people your age start having babies

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How are these people taking care of other humans? I can barely take care of myself.

10. When you realize how much you dread the 1st of the month

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Water… power… insurance… Netflix… rent… Which of these can I live without? Who even needs hot showers?

11. When you are expected to do things you never wanted to do on your own

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I have to get my tires changed HOW often?!

12. When your Uber driver becomes your therapist

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Do you think I’m pathetic? Is it too early to leave the bar? How long can I go on like this?

13. When your friends make an ass out of you without even trying

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What do I have to do to get some #respect around here?

14. When you decide it’s time to pick up hobbies other than drinking

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What am I even good at?

15. When your job requires you to do things you have been doing since you were a child

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Why did I pay for a college degree so I could get coffee?

16. When your siblings ask you to pitch in money for a gift to give to your parents

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What? We have to get them presents now? What good is Santa?

17. When you step into an interview only to be asked where you see yourself in 5 years

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Back off. You don’t even know me.

18. When you login to your LinkedIn profile to *insert exaggerated job title*

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I am doing this to make myself seem important while also explaining why it’s completely valid!

19. When you decide it's time to work on "bettering yourself"

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How did I end up in this hell?

20. When you order yourself presents off Amazon just so you can have something in your mailbox other than bills

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What did I buy myself this week?!

21. When you shame yourself for Postmating food from down the street

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Is this the true way to outsmart a hangover?

22. When your younger sibling brings home a significant other better than you think you'll ever find

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Really happy for you. I didn’t get fired this week. Who’s proud?!

23. When you realize you've been treating your debit card like a gift card and it's time to cut back

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Manage what money?

24. When you think you have it all together but life has other plans

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Living with ease is such a tease.

25. When you just need to vent about #adulting with other people who feel your pain

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