Trailer Thursday: Adulting

Do you sometimes wish there were rules that told you how to be an adult? Well, here you are –

Adulting: How to Become a Grown-Up in 468 Easy(ish) Steps – Kelly Williams Brown
If you graduated from college but still feel like a student . . . if you
wear a business suit to job interviews but pajamas to the grocery store
. . . if you have your own apartment but no idea how to cook or clean .
. . it’s OK. But it doesn’t have to be this way. Just because you don’t
feel like an adult doesn’t mean you can’t act like one. And it all
begins with this funny, wise, and useful book. Based on Kelly Williams
Brown’s popular blog, ADULTING makes the scary, confusing “real world”
approachable, manageable-and even conquerable. This guide will help you
to navigate the stormy Sea of Adulthood so that you may find safe harbor
in Not Running Out of Toilet Paper Bay, and along the way you will
learn: What to check for when renting a new apartment-Not just the
nearby bars, but the faucets and stove, among other things. When a busy
person can find time to learn more about the world- It involves the
intersection of NPR and hair-straightening. How to avoid hooking up with
anyone in your office — Imagine your coworkers having plastic,
featureless doll crotches. It helps. The secret to finding a mechanic
you love-Or, more realistically, one that will not rob you blind. From
breaking up with frenemies to fixing your toilet, this way fun
comprehensive handbook is the answer for aspiring grown-ups of all ages.

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One response to “Trailer Thursday: Adulting”

  1. AareneX says:

    I *must* share this book, this review, and especially this book trailer with a young friend who recently graduated from college and moved to !Texas!

    Also: the photobombing cat in the video is awesome.

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