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#Growing Up

9 hurdles you have to overcome before you can call yourself an adult
# Adulting
# Adulting

9 hurdles you have to overcome before you can call yourself an adult

Jul 14th 2018, 8:00 PM 6,694 Views 1 Comment

Welcome to the real world kiddo.

17 struggles you'll only know if you grew up sharing a room with your sibling
# Privacy Please
# Privacy Please

17 struggles you'll only know if you grew up sharing a room with your sibling

Nov 4th 2017, 7:30 PM 9,354 Views 1 Comment

THAT’S MY TOP!

18 things that'll only make sense if you're a twin
# Double Trouble
# Double Trouble

18 things that'll only make sense if you're a twin

Oct 4th 2017, 8:00 AM 5,778 Views 2 Comments

We don’t have a telepathic connection. Well, maybe we do a little bit.

Poll: Do you think getting rid of girls and boys children's clothing labels is a good idea?
# Poll
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# Poll

Poll: Do you think getting rid of girls and boys children's clothing labels is a good idea?

Sep 4th 2017, 10:13 AM 31,115 Views 190 Comments

A major UK retailer is doing just that.

The former Rangers wonderkid now plying his trade at Sligo
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

The former Rangers wonderkid now plying his trade at Sligo

Jun 29th 2017, 7:00 PM 9,187 Views 3 Comments

Rhys McCabe chats to The42 about playing in the Old Firm Derby and why he chose to move to the League of Ireland.

20 things I thought I'd be able to do by the time I was 25
# Life Stuff
# Life Stuff

20 things I thought I'd be able to do by the time I was 25

May 20th 2017, 9:30 PM 11,942 Views 7 Comments

You mean it all doesn’t just become clear? How rude.

I guess this is growing up: How to show your quarter-life crisis who's boss
# Same Tbh
# Same Tbh

I guess this is growing up: How to show your quarter-life crisis who's boss

Mar 26th 2017, 1:00 PM 6,799 Views 12 Comments

Feeling trapped by adulthood and all it entails? You’re not alone.

17 signs you're finally becoming grown up with cash
# Young Adult
# Young Adult

17 signs you're finally becoming grown up with cash

Jan 31st 2017, 1:14 PM 9,823 Views 7 Comments

Look at you, doing the Big Shop.

The Irish Girl Guides is to start allowing transgender children into their ranks
# Growing Up
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# Growing Up

The Irish Girl Guides is to start allowing transgender children into their ranks

Jan 24th 2017, 10:44 AM 16,777 Views 229 Comments

Children who are male on their birth cert but who self-identify as female will be allowed to join.

The 28 most pain in the arse things about finally being a grown up
# Growing Pains
# Growing Pains

The 28 most pain in the arse things about finally being a grown up

Jan 4th 2017, 1:08 PM 12,694 Views 7 Comments

Well this is the slimmed-down list.

11 uniquely Irish signs you're now a real adult
# Real Life
# Real Life

11 uniquely Irish signs you're now a real adult

Nov 20th 2016, 8:15 PM 7,815 Views 1 Comment

You’re hoping for a seat, not a shift.

A giant redwood grove is being planted in Birr
# Growing Up
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# Growing Up

A giant redwood grove is being planted in Birr

Nov 12th 2016, 7:45 AM 14,415 Views 24 Comments

You can buy your own space for a redwood for €500

QUIZ: Are You Ready To Settle (Down)?
# Change Generation
From TheJournal.ie
# Change Generation

QUIZ: Are You Ready To Settle (Down)?

Oct 21st 2016, 10:56 AM 24,326 Views 4 Comments

Are you looking for a change? Let’s see.

20 Things You Truly Accept When You're Over 30
# Growing Up
# Growing Up

20 Things You Truly Accept When You're Over 30

Sep 20th 2016, 1:38 PM 15,211 Views 4 Comments

Pillows and phones. That’s where the money needs to go.

13 struggles anyone who grew up with braces will relate to
# Braceface
# Braceface

13 struggles anyone who grew up with braces will relate to

Jul 17th 2016, 6:00 PM 9,211 Views 3 Comments

The wax. It does NOTHING.

12 things anyone who grew up with glasses knows to be true
# Wow You're Blind
# Wow You're Blind

12 things anyone who grew up with glasses knows to be true

Jul 7th 2016, 1:06 PM 7,551 Views 0 Comments

“How many fingers am I holding up?” “This again? Really?”

14 memories that are too real for anyone who grew up with strict parents
# Curfew
# Curfew

14 memories that are too real for anyone who grew up with strict parents

Jul 2nd 2016, 8:15 PM 10,326 Views 2 Comments

“As long as you’re living under my roof…”

13 things you'll know if you grew up as an only child
# Party For One
# Party For One

13 things you'll know if you grew up as an only child

Jun 26th 2016, 8:15 PM 8,034 Views 0 Comments

“You’re an only child? That explains a lot.” OH DOES IT?

14 things you'll understand if you grew up on a farm
# Baling Hay
# Baling Hay

14 things you'll understand if you grew up on a farm

Jun 9th 2016, 1:10 PM 9,438 Views 3 Comments

Massey. Deere. New Holland. You must choose one.

This artist's sticky-note cartoons sum up the struggle of being an adult
# Growing Up
# Growing Up

This artist's sticky-note cartoons sum up the struggle of being an adult

Apr 25th 2016, 9:51 PM 10,361 Views 2 Comments

Spot on.

25 of the most stressful moments in every Irish childhood
# Times Tables
# Times Tables

25 of the most stressful moments in every Irish childhood

Mar 18th 2016, 9:30 PM 13,513 Views 5 Comments

Growing up in Ireland was constant stress.

16 memories anyone who grew up in an Irish housing estate will recognise
# Around The Houses
# Around The Houses

16 memories anyone who grew up in an Irish housing estate will recognise

Feb 25th 2016, 9:32 PM 398,946 Views 17 Comments

The GREEN.

Here's how you can harness your ambitions to achieve your goals
# Opinion
From TheJournal.ie
# Opinion

Here's how you can harness your ambitions to achieve your goals

Feb 22nd 2016, 8:00 AM 6,377 Views 1 Comment

Use your ambition to achieve the big goals in your life, writes Rachel Bridge.

14 struggles for people who grew up with only brothers
# The Lads
# The Lads

14 struggles for people who grew up with only brothers

Dec 20th 2015, 1:00 PM 11,048 Views 1 Comment

Boys will be boys.

Does sending a kid to childcare or caring for them at home make any difference to their development?
# Growing Up
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# Growing Up

Does sending a kid to childcare or caring for them at home make any difference to their development?

Dec 3rd 2015, 8:20 AM 18,916 Views 27 Comments

The question has been addressed in a new ESRI study.

10 key differences between growing up in Ireland and growing up in America
# Growing Up
# Growing Up

10 key differences between growing up in Ireland and growing up in America

Jul 21st 2015, 1:19 PM 27,218 Views 5 Comments

It’s not quite the same, is it?

Things I’ve learned from seven years as a Childline volunteer
# Column
From TheJournal.ie
# Column

Things I’ve learned from seven years as a Childline volunteer

Jul 19th 2015, 4:30 PM 1,893 Views 16 Comments

After seven years of volunteering, I’ve learned a few things about young people that are worth sharing.

21 times the internet perfectly summed up your twenties
# Fellow Youths
# Fellow Youths

21 times the internet perfectly summed up your twenties

Jul 7th 2015, 9:30 PM 11,509 Views 8 Comments

So, so, accurate.

16 times the internet perfectly summed up what it means to be an adult
# Adulthood
# Adulthood

16 times the internet perfectly summed up what it means to be an adult

May 29th 2015, 9:30 PM 10,143 Views 1 Comment

It’s hard out there.

32 milestones in every Irish person's life
# Storage Heaters
# Storage Heaters

32 milestones in every Irish person's life

May 20th 2015, 1:10 PM 46,692 Views 12 Comments

Growing up, growing up to be…

13 struggles only those who grew up in Dublin will understand
# Dublife
# Dublife

13 struggles only those who grew up in Dublin will understand

Apr 12th 2015, 9:30 PM 15,387 Views 11 Comments

Deep, deep, struggles.

Thinking of getting your child a smartphone? Here's what you should consider
# TechKnowHow
From TheJournal.ie
# TechKnowHow

Thinking of getting your child a smartphone? Here's what you should consider

Oct 26th 2014, 11:00 AM 16,288 Views 20 Comments

The children and teens of today might be more tech savvy, but that doesn’t mean you should automatically get them a smartphone.

8 things your 30-year-old self would tell your 20-year-old self
# Wise Words
# Wise Words

8 things your 30-year-old self would tell your 20-year-old self

Jun 18th 2014, 9:30 PM 64,681 Views 55 Comments

Weddings, cheese, wine and tea towels.

10 things adults think teenagers should know about the 'real world'
# I Guess This Is Growing Up
# I Guess This Is Growing Up

10 things adults think teenagers should know about the 'real world'

Jun 4th 2014, 9:30 PM 70,126 Views 48 Comments

Tip No.1: It’ll all #BeGrand.

7 ways your parents TOTALLY ruined your teenage life
# Growing Pains
# Growing Pains

7 ways your parents TOTALLY ruined your teenage life

May 18th 2014, 1:00 PM 49,945 Views 25 Comments

It’s NOT FAIR. I didn’t ASK to be born.

Watch this dad's beautiful timelapse film of his daughter growing up
# Inspired By Cadbury
# Inspired By Cadbury

Watch this dad's beautiful timelapse film of his daughter growing up

Apr 14th 2014, 6:00 PM 40,381 Views 24 Comments

And try not to well up.

Living with your parents? Over 40% of young people do, but it's getting less common
# The Folks
From TheJournal.ie
# The Folks

Living with your parents? Over 40% of young people do, but it's getting less common

Mar 25th 2014, 1:06 PM 11,912 Views 47 Comments

42 per cent of young people live with their parents, down four per cent over four years.

14 subtle signs you're slowly but surely becoming your mammy
# Yer Ma
# Yer Ma

14 subtle signs you're slowly but surely becoming your mammy

Mar 17th 2014, 8:15 PM 49,042 Views 37 Comments

You didn’t lick it off the stones now, did you?

11 reasons to be glad you're not a teenager anymore
# NOTSTALGIA
# NOTSTALGIA

11 reasons to be glad you're not a teenager anymore

Mar 8th 2014, 1:00 PM 43,333 Views 23 Comments

Feel nostalgia for your lost youth? We can put a stop to that.

How many of these 30 things did you discover when you turned 30?
# The Horror!
# The Horror!

How many of these 30 things did you discover when you turned 30?

Jan 20th 2014, 9:20 AM 6,375 Views 4 Comments

Or, how many of these horrors are you prepared for?

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