(Closed) How old were you when….

posted 6 years ago in The Lounge
  • poll: How old were you?
    16-18 : (5 votes)
    2 %
    19-20 : (22 votes)
    10 %
    21-23 : (59 votes)
    27 %
    24-26 : (67 votes)
    30 %
    27-29 : (55 votes)
    25 %
    30-35 : (11 votes)
    5 %
    36+ : (1 votes)
    0 %
  • Post # 3
    6741 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: June 2014

    married around 25, pregnant around 28. i’m from ny though where girls wait a little longer, generally.

    Post # 4
    10650 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: January 2011

    It probably started one facebook when I was younger, but for people around me it didn’t really hit much until I was in my late 20s.  I don’t know if I’ll ever really experience everyone having babies at once.

    Post # 5
    2063 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: August 2012

    @soontobemrsm11:  Engagements spread like wildfire about 2 years ago for me (22)- right around college graduation time. My friends and I joke that babies are in the water because there are so many pregnancies now, which also makes sense (24).

    Post # 6
    1936 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: March 2014

    The baby boom just really kicked off when I turned 30, marriage probably slowly built up to its peak 28-29….  Definitely depends on where you’re from.  I grew up in a city suburb and EVERYONE went to college and most pursued real careers from there.  Marriage came after people were “established” careerwise.  

    Post # 8
    1130 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: December 2014

    I would say around 22 or 23 for me. I’m 23 now so fairly recently. Although now I’m part of that group who is now engaged/getting married, while a lot of my friends are not. Most are single in fact. No bombardment of babies yet though – I think a lot are waiting in order to get started with their careers now.

    Post # 9
    3075 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: April 2013 - A court...

    I’m only twenty lol so not everyone is getting married round here but everyone seems to be getting prego!

    Post # 10
    2084 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: July 2014

    This year alone many of my friends got/getting married and/or pregnant.

    Post # 11
    1344 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: October 2013 - Vine Street Church

    Hasn’t happened yet. My friends aren’t the marrying kind.

    Post # 12
    2114 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: June 2015

    For me it’s been really popping up in the last year or so. My friends and I are graduating from our universities this year, so it makes sense to start moving in the direction of marriage. I have a lot of engaged friends right now. 

    Post # 13
    8482 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: April 2014

    Pregnant, probably 18. Although I knew tons of girls in highschool that were pregnant. But I only have a couple of friends that have gotten married or engaged yet, so that still hasnt hit.

    Post # 14
    1460 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: October 2012

    Which time?  LOL  I’m at an age where several of my friends have married, had kids, divorced, had grandkids, remarried…

    Post # 15
    619 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: November 2013

    Most girls I went to school with had babies right out of school, and most of those got engaged/married around the same time. So 18-19. I got engaged at 18 and everyone thought I was pregnant.

    Only just got married 3 weeks ago and now all those people have 7-8 year marriages and school aged kids.

    Post # 16
    1919 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: April 2016 - Gorse Hill, Surrey, UK

    For me it was around 19-21, but that’s probably because the friends I had at the time we’re a good 4-6 years older than me. Babies are the thing at the moment I’m noticing at 26, still doesn’t make me want one though lol

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