01/24/2013 11:36 am ET

Being Young Isn't Everything: Reasons To Be Glad You're Over Age 22

Smooth skin and the ability to live without sleep aside, being 22 was not all it was cracked up to be. Here are 19 reasons why.

1. Fifteen minutes is no longer really 30 minutes or 5 minutes. You've done enough things (iron a blouse, change a tire, walk the dog) to understand how long something takes -- and to give yourself enough time so that you're not late for the next thing on your schedule.