39 Reasons You’re #grandmacore

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You are an old lady trapped in a younger person’s body.

1. Your rocking chair is your sanctuary

Your rocking chair is your sanctuary

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2. You wear a bandana on your head while you clean

You wear a bandana on your head while you clean

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It’s just practical

3. You spend a lot of time thinking about how you clean and actually plan it out

You spend a lot of time thinking about how you clean and actually plan it out

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4. You save all your receipts

You save all your receipts

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You know you’ll never need them again, but what if you do?

5. You knit

You knit

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6. All. The. Time.

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7. Maybe you find galantine appetizing?

Maybe you find galantine appetizing?

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8. Certainly Beef Wellington

Certainly Beef Wellington

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9. Let’s just say you love to cook

Let's just say you love to cook

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10. Enough of these “simple, fresh ingredients” and “clean flavors”, you say. Give me tiny pastry animals representing the meat under the pastry!

Enough of these "simple, fresh ingredients" and "clean flavors", you say. Give me tiny pastry animals representing the meat under the pastry!

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11. You Decorate Your Home With Doilies

You Decorate Your Home With Doilies

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12. You think Fabergé eggs on tiny little stands are neat

You think Fabergé eggs on tiny little stands are neat

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13. And crochet owls are cute

And crochet owls are cute

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14. You’re an avid birder

You're an avid birder

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15. You’d rather stay in than go out some nights

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Knitting and wine. I know how to party on a Saturday night.

16. or most nights

Niki Custer @NikiCuster

Drinking white wine spritzers and watching jurassic park 3 while knitting #oldlady

Katie Rhodes @theknittymama

@biwinningism that sounds like a wonderful plan. I'm having wine, knitting, and Star Trek

17. or EVERY night

∘°✧ cat ✧°∘ @_clayrevoyant

I just want someone who's willing to stay in with me every night watching movies because I hate going out into the real world

18. ‘Cause Clubs And Such Aren’t Your Scene

'Cause Clubs And Such Aren't Your Scene

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19. You love and respect your tupperware

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20. Because You Always Make Extra Food And Then Freeze It

Because You Always Make Extra Food And Then Freeze It

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21. You Have A Thing For Plaid Golf Pants

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22. or Seersuckers

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23. Or these hats

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24. You Own A Powder Compact

You Own A Powder Compact

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25. And/or Apply Lipstick With A Brush

And/or Apply Lipstick With A Brush

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26. You Prefer Gin To Vodka

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Another Gimlet please…

27. You Write Letters By Hand.

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It’s more personal that way.

28. You Are A Collector Of Things.

You Are A Collector Of Things.

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Hey, you never know when those vintage perfume bottles might come in handy…

29. You Own Sipping Liqueurs

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Frangelico, Limoncello, Chartreuse, Creme de cassis, Nalewkas

30. You’ve Made Jam

You've Made Jam

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I just got @foodinjars' latest canning book and it is amazing. So if her first one. Canning aspirationists: get these.

31. While we’re on the subject, you used mason jars before they were hip and trendy

While we're on the subject, you used mason jars before they were hip and trendy

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Mason jars are for canning, not Pinterest

32. You’re Opinionated

You're Opinionated

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Deal with it.

33. Crossword Puzzles Should Be Your Job

Crossword Puzzles Should Be Your Job

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34. You have a bunch of hard candies in your bag and you offer them to everyone

You have a bunch of hard candies in your bag and you offer them to everyone

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35. You Have A Spice/Herb Garden

You Have A Spice/Herb Garden

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36. You Understand The Need For Potpourri

You Understand The Need For Potpourri

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37. You call people “Dear”

You call people "Dear"

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38. To Be Honest, You’ve Got Things Pretty Figured Out.

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And you’re way ahead of schedule.

39. So Here’s To Enjoying Life While Your Friends Catch Up!

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Special thanks to Justine, Rachel, Kristen, Tilli, and Rosie.

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