50 Things Every Woman Should Know How to do by 50


By 50, women should know how to:

Say “no” without feeling guilty
Book their own travel
Say “I’m sorry” and mean it
Laugh at themselves
Change a tire

Take themselves out to dinner and/or a movie — on their own
Get around in a foreign country
Program and operate their TV (this is easier said than done!)
Mix at least a few classic cocktails
Do their own taxes
Invest in the stock market
Make themselves and their own needs a priority
Sew — at least a little
Defend themselves against an attacker with at least one signature self-defense move
Perform CPR
Carve a turkey
Choose their own wine
Light a grill — and then cook on it
Swim
Order a credit report — and then be able to read it
Examine their own breasts
Graciously accept a compliment
Flip their own breaker
Plunge a toilet
Properly hang photos and artwork
Whip up a signature dish that’s not spaghetti or meatloaf
Walk away from a situation or relationship when it’s not working
Tell off at least one person who deserves it
Say what they really want in bed
Put together a piece of “some assembly required” furniture
Apply makeup without a mirror
Buy something crazy expensive just because they want it
Ask for a raise
Mow their own yard
Unclog a drain
Tell which direction they are facing
Tell at least one really good joke
Make small talk with just about anyone
Know when to reveal personal information — and when not to
Think critically and independently when hearing speeches and listening to the news
Paint a room
Buy the right-sized bra
Beautifully wrap a present
Hail a taxi
Reach out to an old friend
Jump a car battery
Show love with actions and not just words
Put together a real retirement strategy
Look good in a photo
Open a bottle of champagne

I can think of a few more to add, but anything you want to add? Let us know in comments!

This is a reblog from a blog I follow who has tons of valuable info!!! http://www.onegoodthingbyjillee.com/2013/04/50-things-every-woman-should-know-how-to-do-by-50.html?utm_source=getresponse&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=onegoodthing&utm_content=%5B%5Brssitem_title%5D%5D

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2 thoughts on “50 Things Every Woman Should Know How to do by 50

  1. I could see a group of friends forming a club to meet and each get together they’d learn a new skill off this list. It’d be kinda fun.

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