Things We Swore We’d Never Do as Kids…but Now Do as Adults
Gardening was listed with someone claiming it used to feel like a punishment but now its calming.
Most teens have witnessed something an adult does, and thought “I’m never going to do that when I’m older.” Most of us know as time goes by we end up eating crow and doing those things we sweared we would never do. There’s a thread online where people are sharing examples.
Here are some of the highlights. Birdwatching. One person said “I used to think it was the worst way someone could spend their time but 20 years later and I’m obsessed with birds.” Gardening was also listed with someone claiming it used to feel like a punishment but now its calming. Another was not liking new music. Now, they just listen to music they liked growing up. Owning a mini-van was listed as well as telling your kid “Because I said so”.