I Am In My 30s

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 571 People

    I am 33, looking for my soul mate.

    I am also looking for some friends.
    jfeeney jfeeney
    31-35, F
    Nov 2, 2014


    tamgraham tamgraham
    36-40, F
    Aug 8, 2014

    I'm in my 30s but I still feel like I'm in my

    20s. Until I hang out with 20-year-olds, then I'm like, nope, never mind, I'm in my 30s
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Feb 21

    I want some one who is 30

    and more to talk sex
    priyanujdev priyanujdev
    26-30, M
    Nov 19, 2015

    Is it me or did life just go

    so freaking quickly? I swear it feels I only left high school yesterday and then BOOM! I'm turning 30... Please tell I'm not the only one who feels like this?
    Violaplayer84 Violaplayer84
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Jan 15, 2015

    I had a hard childhood; no father,

    a young Mom that worked her fingers to the bone to support us...but I she always kept me in sports, to keep me from all the bad in the neighborhood. What did that do for me? It gave me the best pals a guy could ever ask for, these are my brother. Sure, we like to goof around...
    Alejandro80 Alejandro80
    31-35, M
    Aug 18, 2014

    Just turned 31... I can't say I hate it.

    .. I still get IDed so.. *yay* lol
    sarahheartsfuntimes sarahheartsfuntimes
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Nov 7, 2014

    I’m 32 years old, and hopelessly lost.

    As my brother would say, much to my ire, “you’ve had s**tty luck.” Yes, Shane, (that’s not his real name), I’ve had s**tty luck. I’m humbled by your discerning wisdom. It’s not my ‘bad luck’ that is my problem—at least I don’t think so? In late 2000...
    Febb10 Febb10
    31-35, M
    1 Response Nov 13, 2014

    All of my friends are in relationships,

    married or have kids. It's as if they've all found reasons to live and gave meaning and I'm stuck. Sometimes I want to get a job in another state, change my phone number and start new somewhere. Forget everyone. 😕
    mytrueself113 mytrueself113
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 5, 2015

    Is it just me, or does your 30's look a lot

    like your teenage years. I feel like I'm not young enough for some things, but not old enough for others. Anybody else feeling like they're in social limbo?
    thenicholasexperience thenicholasexperience
    36-40, M
    Dec 28, 2015
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    2 Responses Apr 8, 2015
    xgyrlx xgyrlx
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jun 29, 2015

    i used to be beautiful ,

    i dont know what happened :( i want 20s back
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Mar 14

    I'm turning 32 in a month.

    I don't mind been in my 30's, it's ok but I figured by now I'd have my life on track. That's what I dislike. I lost my job a few months back, which was the first job in a while I thought had a good career potential, Ive been single for about a year and all but one relationship...
    InsectWarfare InsectWarfare
    31-35, M
    Feb 26, 2014

    that one moment when you look in the mirror

    and notice a wrinkle, then you try to get rid of it by stretching your skin out...
    deleted deleted
    5 Responses Apr 1, 2015

    Im in my 30's and cant find someone on here to

    talk to. I cringe when a 13 yr old messages me
    Juneaujuneau Juneaujuneau
    36-40, M
    1 Response Feb 16, 2014

    I'm 31 with a dog aka my baby.

    ..I don't always have that feeling of "oldness" until people ask me if I have any kids and I answer "no" .then here comes the question of age and I tell them and they freak out...followed by more questions...what are you waiting for?...you know your getting up there?...then there...
    bwalke7 bwalke7
    31-35, F
    1 Response Dec 24, 2014

    30's Work Life Clash - Leaving Work For a Life

    I spent my 20s in a very fast-paced, high-stress career that required a lot of travel. I'm turning 30 in December and I feel like I woke up one day and said "Oh My God! What am I doing with my life?" I thought I'd have my career together by this time so that once that...
    misdelivery misdelivery
    26-30, F
    Sep 26, 2009

    I have three kids of my own

    and I am raising my cousin's two kids it get hard sometimes because what little help the state do for me.i choose to take the responsibility because my cousin is on drug. I love my babies I don't know what I would do without they little smile keeping me afloat
    mbradshaw mbradshaw
    31-35, F
    Aug 6, 2014

    truth #5654: In my 20s = "I'm going to give

    you the best night of your life...that you'll walk funny for a week"...In my 30s= "hurry up we have 10 minutes before work!"
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    2 Responses Apr 4, 2015

    Trials And Tribulations Of A 30 Something Year Old

       I had read an article previously on the nature of friendships in your 30's.  The premise was that starting friendships in  your 30's was a daunting task, that in the spectrum of things  friendships formed in your 30's were far less meaningful and...
    danny6449 danny6449
    31-35, M
    1 Response Oct 6, 2010

    I've had my job 10 years,

    I own a small duplex with my mum. I have watched all my friends marry, and kids, remarry and tonight I ate a frozen dinner with my dog. I didn't expect that even in my 30's the guys would still act childish. Most end up moving in with me, losing their job, or not having one. I...
    damagedbadatbest damagedbadatbest
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jan 19, 2014

    i am 32yr old. i'm looking

    for same genelation friends. if you find similar experiences in my prof,PM me. I don't reply to jerks.
    juryandrews juryandrews
    31-35, F
    Dec 2, 2014

    In a difficult relationship.

    Anyone want to talk and help eachother out?
    MidLifeMindset MidLifeMindset
    31-35, M
    Mar 27

    Yes beyond popular belief,

    I am 33 now. I am a nudist wife and mom of my many kids.
    leslieathome leslieathome
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Jul 27, 2014

    I'm 33 and, battling depression,

    and on the verge of a spiritual awakening... I guess. To keep my mind free of dark thoughts, I study spirituality, philosophy, and history. My self esteem feels like it's always just out of reach, and I struggle to have faith to myself. Often I feel like I'm too damaged to enjoy...
    Quitaish Quitaish
    31-35, F
    Mar 30, 2015

    I am in my mid 30s now

    and besides me getting a full time job, nothing has changed since my mid 20s. In my 20s I was a student in college, more accurately a student at the Conservatory of Music in Norway, my home country. Basically my day was all about lessons, reading for exams, practicing on my...
    Skywalker1979 Skywalker1979
    36-40, M
    Jul 28, 2014

    I only been 30 for a few months,

    it doesn't seem that bad so far.
    ownfrnchseplaya ownfrnchseplaya
    31-35, M
    1 Response Nov 7, 2014
    isolatedandlonely isolatedandlonely
    31-35, F
    Jan 10

    'Forever 21' should be renamed to "this sh*t

    will look ridiculous on you if you are over 30"...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Apr 9, 2015

    I will be turning 31 this year.

    All of my friends are married will kids..... I am like hell NO!!! LoL I am good over here with my nice clean apartment and my dog. I go over to their place to hang out and it's always messy and dirty. If that's what 'adult life' is like, you can keep it.
    jennythedreadful jennythedreadful
    31-35, F
    1 Response Sep 2, 2015

    I've Lost My Twenties...

    During my teenage, I was shy and studious boy of my family. I was busy with my studies and some family business after college hours. I was busy with my church activities while my friends were busy in flirting and courting. My brothers got married and I went busy taking care of...
    Aetiyuel Aetiyuel
    31-35, M
    Apr 20, 2011

    I've reached the medium of 30 something's.

    All I can think about is my mom when she reached this age. She's been gone 10 years now this year (reached 50) and I wonder what she must have felt like at this age. She died of complications from alcohol abuse. I made a decision to stop awhile back but I wonder what fears she...
    Wanderedaway Wanderedaway
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jun 3, 2014

    I keep forgetting that I'm 32.

    When people ask me age, my natural response is to say 31. I guess I just don't feel like I'm this age. Sadly 31 I am not and I haven't been for 6 months now.
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Dec 9, 2015

    I see all these young teen wanting to Skype

    and text older adults on here and it really makes me wonder where their parents are. Sigh.
    SifusLittleRed SifusLittleRed
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Nov 3, 2015


    I actually was hoping that time would stop when I turned 21. But, ever since that 21st birthday, everything has kinda sped up. It makes me wonder where my life has gone. Now, Im 32 and I look around going where the heck did the time go?? Now....my birthday is tommorrow and Ill be...
    picgirl picgirl
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Sep 23, 2007

    I am 35. I have a pretty good life,

    but I'm a little lonely. Don't really have any friends. Would love to have some new friends for chatting, or email about anything - deep or trivial
    DruryWalker DruryWalker
    36-40, M
    1 Response Dec 20, 2014
    AuntieShani AuntieShani
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jul 23, 2014
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