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You're Only An Adult If You Have 52/74 Of These Life Skills

Do you know how to iron?

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    Iron
    Hoover
    Empty a hoover
    Cook at least one meal without using a recipe
    Change a lightbulb
    Mend a hole in a jumper
    Change a nappy
    Fold clothes
    Clean a toilet
    Replace dishwasher salt
    Drive
    Parallel park
    Tie a tie
    Remove a red wine stain
    Pitch a tent
    Make a bed
    Make at least one cocktail that contains more than two ingredients
    Open a bottle of champagne
    Keep a house plant alive
    Wrap a present neatly
    Keep a pet alive
    Book a train ticket
    Book a flight
    Set up a direct debit
    Pay council tax
    Put money into a savings account
    Bleed a radiator
    Book a dentist's appointment
    Book a doctor's appointment
    Book a hairdresser's appointment
    Light a fire
    Read a physical map (not Google Maps)
    Change a car tyre
    Fold a fitted bedsheet
    Ride a bike
    Assemble Ikea furniture
    Buy holiday insurance
    Use a sewing machine
    Set a table
    Update your phone
    Hang a picture on the wall
    Set up a barbecue
    Remove a splinter
    Back up your electronics
    Calculate a tip
    Unclog your sink
    Deep clean your fridge
    Deep clean your oven
    Fix a bike puncture
    Write a CV
    Write a cover letter
    Write a cheque
    Register to vote
    Order flowers
    Write a thank you message
    Bake a cake without using a recipe
    Negotiate a raise
    Address an envelope
    Locate your fuse box
    Turn off your water at the mains
    Turn off your boiler
    Check in for a flight online before you get to the airport
    Change the settings on your thermostat
    Put up a shelf
    Rent a car in a foreign country
    Renew your passport
    Renew your driving licence
    Pay your rent on time
    Mow a lawn
    Dust your shelves
    Pay your bills on time
    Recycle
    Budget
    Buy a gift from a wedding list

You're Only An Adult If You Have 52/74 Of These Life Skills

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