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8 Things That Are More Important After You Turn 40

I’m closing in on the home stretch of my second year in this decade and a few things are becoming more clear for me about my fourth decade on this planet. 

Is 40 the magic number for insight and wisdom? I have no idea. Probably not. More likely that I spent most of my thirties just trying to stay a step or two ahead of the kids and not wear the worst of my spit-up stained shirts out in public. 

Now that they are a little older and I have some time between microwaving the next batch of chicken nuggets and re-filling the friggen’ water bottles, a few things have occurred to the older me. Continue Reading