As you all may be aware this week I turned 26. I feel super old being over half a century. Aghagaga. In this time I have learnt some vital things that I really wish I had known earlier on. However they say you learn from your mistakes and this is what moulds you as a person. So here are 25 things at 25 I learnt.


1 – You really can achieve great things when you put your mind to it.
2 – You work so well when thrown into the depend.
3 – When your confident it will radiate off you.
4 – Your smile will make people smile.
5 – When you compliment a stranger it really will change your day.
6 – Travelling will change your outlook on the world.
7 – Working abroad is one of the best experiences youll have.
8 – Your real friends will always be there no matter what
9 – Your human you can make mistakes. Just learn from them.
10 – Your family are the most precious things in your life. Treasure them.
11 – Never let anyone strip your independacne away.
12 – You will never leave yourself in a vulnerable position.
13 – You will take chances, risks and gamble. Sometimes they pay off sometimes they dont.
14 – Dont ever disrespect your body. Nothing is worth that.
15 – There is always someone around you better off but there is someone worse off.
16 – Never let anyone make you feel your opinion is worthless. All opinions are worth something.
17 – Its ok to still.not know what you want to do. Your job roles have changed time over but youve loved every minute of it.
18 – Never let a man disrespect you.
19 – Learn when your wrong and learn when to say sorry.
20. Moderation is key.
21. Your past experiences are the things that will mould you as a person.
22. Never regret anything just learn.
23. Money helps but it really is not anything.
24. Do the things you love and just go for it. You never know what can happen.
25. Never change for anyone. Always be you.

What are the best things that you have learnt? Let me know below

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18 thoughts on “25 THINGS AT 25

  1. I love this! You’ve come so far and I’m so excited to see where else your journey will take you!
    Here’s to the next quarter of a century 😋
    Claire xo

    1. Lolamia

      Eeeeek we have such exciting times ahead! x

  2. Happy birthday! Hope you had a great day! Great list , I agree with them all xx

    1. Lolamia

      Thank you! 🙂

  3. Great post! And some very wise points here. Happy 26th birthday for this week! Hope you had a great day and here’s to the next one! (: xx

    1. Lolamia

      Thank you darling! It was a great reflection! x

  4. I love the idea behind this post, and may have to write something similar 🙂

    1. Lolamia

      Thanks very much 🙂 you will have to let me know so I can give it a read x

  5. I love lists like this, there’s always something you can learn! Hope you had a fabulous birthday!


    1. Lolamia

      Always my darling! Thank you so much! x

  6. This is great post! So many important things to learn! I think I’ll make myself a list like this to remind myself of a few things
    PaleGirlRambling xo

    1. Lolamia

      I found it rather therapeutic really and it made me reflect on a lot of things x

    1. Lolamia

      yes they are 🙂 indeed x

  7. Happy 25th birthday, these are such valuable lessons and life tips. Great post.

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    1. Lolamia

      26th 🙂 thanks 🙂 x

  8. I love this list! I’ve felt the same recently and have been feeling strange that I turn 26 next month! X

    1. Lolamia

      Its so weird but doesnt feel that bad haha x

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