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Helpful Life Pro Tips That Could Come In Handy

We're always down to try to make this whole adulting thing just a little bit easier. Thankfully, the internet contains clutch bubbles bursting with knowledge like Reddit's whole r/LifeProTips community. You never know when one of these might come in handy. So, might as well throw a few in your back pocket for the next time life is trying to be especially difficult, and you need some kind of shortcut to overcome the obstacle that it's planted in your way. 

A collection of helpful life pro tips that could come in handy.
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New Mom Asks Husband To Stop Social Media Posting About Exhaustion

Bring a new little human being into this world is easily one of the most profound and difficult experiences that someone can experience in their lives. With the experience of raising a baby comes regular, delirious phases of pure sleep deprivation, and overwhelming exhaustion. Of course, all the struggles and pain can be offset by those humbling moments of beauty that a parent can witness as they watch their baby familiarize itself with this strange world. But, with all that being said, the parenting process can get to some folks more than others. And some people like to vent on places like social media to destress themselves. It sounds like this dad's decision to do that social media venting wasn't exactly met with approval. 

A new mom asks her husband to stop posting on social media about how he's so exhausted all the time.
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Strangest/Dumbest Things Adults Believed

People can fall through the cracks when it comes to picking up on all kinds of tidbits of necessary common sense. And it's through that process of falling through the cracks that folks can end up growing up to believe in absolutely nonsensical things. Maybe you've encountered one of these blissfully clueless individuals at one point or another in your life. Maybe you tried to enlighten them. Maybe you were met with an unwavering wall of stubborn ignorance. Oh well. It can be worth a shot. 

A collection of the strangest and dumbest things that adults have believed in.
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Adult Problems That People Definitely Weren't Ready For

Adulting is a struggle. Some days are easier than others. The overall point is that pretty much all of us encounter some real world struggles as we grow up, and move through this crazy thing called life. Maybe some of these insights from folks about adult problems they weren't ready for will strike a chord. 

People describe various adult problems that they definitely weren't ready for.
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Most Illogical Things People's Parents Do

Parents can end up doing some awfully silly, seemingly nonsensical stuff. Maybe it's all in the perspective though. Like, the younger generations will just never understand how their parents ended up with some of the strange, conditioned behavior that they did. That being said, it can make for some awfully entertaining situations. 

A collection of the most illogical things that people's parents insist on doing.
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Worst Ways Adults Were Embarrassed By Children

There's no denying the fact that many children don't seem to possess filters. This can manifest in hilarious scenarios where you have kids unintentionally embarrassing their parents or other adults in the room beyond belief. You might've fallen victim to such an occurrence yourself at one point or another. Check out some more examples of kids being weird and dumb over here

A collection of the worst ways that kids ended up embarrassing children.
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Chefs Share Basic Cooking Tips for The Masses

Having even a rudimentary knowledge of how basic flavors work is a guaranteed way to improve your cooking and your quality of life. Seriously, knowing just a little bit about how to add salt to food can be night and day. Also it helps to be told that you shouldn't try to catch a falling knife. In addition, here are people's most treasured budget recipes that got them through hard times.

cooking tips from chefs | porkedpie1 10.5k points 1 day ago edited 20 hours ago Three or four times amount butter and salt is big part why food doesn't taste like restaurant food.
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Total Downsides About Being An Adult

Someone on AskReddit got a thread going about the various downsides of being an adult that teenagers don't realize. It's funny, when we're younger we can give ourselves over to this notion that when we grow up everything's going to be a whole lot better; but then you get there, and it's just a new world of unforeseen responsibilities. Suddenly, you find yourself craving the days of your youth when all you had to worry about was getting to bed at a reasonable time for school the next morning. If that. 

People describe various downsides to being an adult in an AskReddit thread | soundecember Award ordering food is actually expensive and parents weren't lying
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Things That Got Way Harder With Age

Someone on AskReddit got a thread going about the things that people could do as kids that became way harder when they got older. It's funny how that works. Time does its thing, and all of a sudden, doing stuff like playing around on the dang monkey bars or screaming just cause you feel like it are completely ridiculous things to do as an adult. Getting older kind of sucks. 

A collection of things that got way harder as people got older reddit thread | Rockettokojiro monkey bars
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Parenting Memes For All The Exhausted Adults

Anyone that has a kid knows that the life comes with a steady, infuriatingly consistent situation of sleep deprivation. Kids are tireless beings of manic energy, seemingly excited about anything within their field of consciousness. That being said the whole parenting thing does have its bright and lovely moments. 

A collection of funny parenting memes that hit the spot | HALF ASLEEP AND CHILD IS STANDING NEXT BED STARING AT Harry Potter professor Snape looking scared
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Tumblr Thread: Life Hacks To Adult Effectively

This informative Tumblr thread aims to provide various tips on adulting effectively. Some of us are prone to feeling like we're free falling through the world of adulting, and could really use some kind of instruction manual to navigate the hurdles successfully. This Tumblr thread certainly touches on some crucial points. 

A Tumblr thread with various life hacks to adult effectively | Some shit about life bonafide adult even if get along great with family will get along even better with them after moving out generic is almost always just as good as name brand. But there are some things never buy generic, including: peanut butter, ketchup, liquid NyQuil, Chips- Ahoy chewy chocolate chip cookies just imagine person on other end phone hates talking on phone as much as do. Even receptionist worked as one and hate talk
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Ridiculous Things Explained To Adults

Someone on AskReddit got a thread going about the ridiculous things that people had to explain to adults. It's remarkable just how clueless some people are, and how they've made it as far as they have. Some folks really need an instruction manual for adulting. 

A collection of ridiculous things that people had to explain to adults | Its-my-dick box 16h Jurassic Park wasn't real place wish joking. Reply 6.1k
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Embarrassingly Basic Stuff Adults Didn't Know

Every responsible adult has to learn some really basic, extremely necessary information to help them through life. It can range from paying your bills to how to cook and egg to knowing that metal doesn't go in the microwave. Sure, there are plenty of factors people didn't anticipate about adulthood, but sometimes people learn basic things embarrassingly too late in life.

Stupidly Basic things adults didn't know | ReddishWedding2018 40.1k points 16 hours ago edited 16 hours ago friend who pushing 40 had never paid bill before. She had gone living with her parents living dorm living with her parents again until she got married, then she got divorced and living on her own first time. Got text her asking if my power out too, then she realized just her. Her excuse she never paid attention bills because she thought they were "receipts" and cost included her rent. Her
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Factors People Didn't Anticipate about Adulthood

Adult life is a bit of a surprise to everybody. There are things that you expected but still don't enjoy, like paying bills. Then there are other strange things that are hard to expect, like the childishness of other adults, and the realities of dusting. It starts with your first encounter with total BS and just keeps sliding from there. Here are some adult life equivalents of calling the teacher mom.

Things people didn't expect about being an adult | Chaseybabe 19.9k points 12 hours ago many adults actually dislike younger thought my parents liked all our neighbours, all my teachers, all my coaches, etc since found out they thought most people were morons kind like do.
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Moments People Realized They Weren't Kids Anymore

Someone on AskReddit got a thread going about the moments people have experienced where they realized they weren't kids anymore. As we grow up, many of us look back on the days of our youth, longing for that simpler time when worries were nonexistent altogether. Or if there were worries, they were completely silly and of little importance at all. Some of these might strike a chord. 

Moments that people realized they weren't kids anymore | letionbard 15h some doctors or teachers are younger than Reply 1 2.3k
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Adult Life Equivalents Of Calling A Teacher "Mom"

Sometimes brains fart. Yes, sometimes we get caught up in the middle of a moment where our intentions don't align with the words falling out of our mouths. A severe form of miscommunication where things in the brain are misfiring, and we're just basically speaking a ton of nonsense. It's wonderful. At the very least, it'll inspire some laughter as people realize you had no idea what you were saying for a moment. 

Adult life equivalents to calling the teacher "mom" | nice_strada 1y 3 1 Award Walking up wrong car and freaking out can't unlock
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