THINGS TO DO BEFORE TURNING 13 (With your parents approval of course)

1.  Play under the rain

2.  Memorize the multiplication table

3.  Finish a novel

4.  Brush teeth thrice a day without anyone asking or telling

5.  Send a snail mail

6.  Do not use the Internet, log in to social media for a week.  Yes, a week.

7.  Play hide and seek

8.  Have a short vacation away from parents

9.  Learn to swim

10. Open a bank account

11. Give something really valuable to someone

12.  Eat vegetables

13.  Take afternoon naps

14. When your Dad or Mom arrives from work, drop everything and welcome them with a mano, kiss and hug