Photographer in Clemson SC – life lessons

Ran across this list of  50 things everyone should know how to do, and I thought it was perfect for all you parents of teenagers out there. I think it would be fun to go through this with your kid, especially when they are in the “I’m-an-adult-and-you-refuse-to-see-that”  phase. I would add a few, notably manage a checking account and learn to pay bills, unclog a toilet and other basic household repairs, and doing laundry/ironing.

1.  Build a Fire
2.  Operate a Computer
3.  Use Google Effectively
4.  Perform CPR and the Heimlich Maneuver
5.  Drive a Manual Transmission Vehicle
6.  Do Basic Cooking
7.  Tell a Story that Captivates People’s Attention
8.  Win or Avoid a Fistfight
9.  Deliver Bad News
10.  Change a Tire
11.  Handle a Job Interview
12.  Manage Time
13.  Speed Read
14.  Remember Names
15.  Relocate Living Spaces
16.  Travel Light
17.  Handle the Police
18.  Give Driving Directions
19.  Perform Basic First Aid
20.  Swim
21.  Parallel Park
22.  Recognize Personal Alcohol Limits
23.  Select Good Produce
24.  Handle a Hammer, Axe or Handsaw
25.  Make a Simple Budget
26.  Speak at Least Two Common Languages
27.  Do Push-Ups and Sit-Ups Properly
28.  Give a Compliment
29.  Negotiate
30.  Listen Carefully to Others
31.  Recite Basic Geography
32.  Paint a Room
33.  Make a Short, Informative Public Speech
34.  Smile for the Camera
35.  Flirt Without Looking Ridiculous
36. Take Useful Notes
37.  Be a Respectful House Guest
38.  Make a Good First Impression
39.  Navigate with a Map and Compass
40.  Sew a Button onto Clothing
41.  Hook Up a Basic Home Theater System
42.  Type
43.  Protect Personal Identity Information
44.  Implement Basic Computer Security Best Practices
45.  Detect a Lie
46.  End a Date Politely Without Making Promises
47.  Remove a Stain
48.  Keep a Clean House
49.  Hold a Baby & feed/change her
50.  Jump Start a Car

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