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21 Things That Were Great About Being 20-Something In The 90s

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  1. We were in our 20s. What’s better than that??16573635_custom-300x300.jpg
  2. Justin cowboy boots, shoe-boots, leather Keds, Levi’s, cut-off shorts, Big John’s, scrunchies, banana clips, bike shorts, baby doll dresses, crop-tops, Sergio Tacchini Sweatsuits…shoeboots-300x240.jpg
  3. A great Wednesday night was watching 90210 and Melrose Place.90210-300x199.jpg
  4. We could call and “hang-up” on a guy just to see if he was home. He would have no idea who it was (or would he?)40455220_custom-300x300.jpg
  5. Our idea of dressing sexy was a tight pair of jeans with a black scoop-neck bodysuit, a la Mariah Carey. Mariah-2.jpg
  6. A great Thursday night was watching “Must-See TV” – Friends, Mad About You, Seinfeld, and Will & Grace.mad-about-you-300x169.jpg
  7. No Social Media – we could do what we wanted and it was never recorded for the world to see.35438392_custom-300x300.jpg
  8. Coming home and checking your answering machine to see if that cute guy called.answering-machine-300x194.jpg
  9. Asking your hairstylist to give you the “Rachel”.Rachel-228x300.jpg
  10. Going to a club and dancing to “Ice, Ice Baby”, “Can’t Touch This”, and “Groove is in the Heart”.mc-hammer-hammertime-1991-billboard-650-300x199.jpg
  11. Waking up the next morning and watching Saved By the Bell.saved-bell-196x300.jpg
  12. Eating an entire box of fat-free cookies and believing it was OK because they were fat-free.fat-free-cookies-300x177.jpg
  13. No cell phones – we could go where we wanted without anyone tracking us down.61646215_custom-300x300.jpg
  14. Need a new shirt? Run into any of the millions of Gap stores on every corner and in every
  15. Standing on line to get into a club with no jacket in the middle of February – weren’t we freezing?waiting-in-line-outside-300x180.jpg
  16. Wearing very high-rise swimsuits in fluorescent colors to the beach.90s-bathing-suits.jpg
  17. Pulling our hair back and leaving face-framing tendrils.tendrils-300x300.jpg
  18. We met guys in bars and clubs, not on Tinder and Match.41820989_custom-300x300.jpg
  19. Our break-ups were “clean.” There was no stalking on Facebook to see what he was doing or who he was doing it with. What’s done was done.break-up.jpeg
  20. Crying to love songs by Celine Dion and Whitney Houston.Celine-Dion-Breakaway-Strictly-Come-Dancing-600x320-300x160.png
  21. Having no fear – we were still naive and somewhat innocent.IMG_4783-300x287.jpg

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