Oldest Child

So you’re the oldest child and you got to everything first in your family, right? Did you see that as a birth order advantage? What about these other funny points?

5 Plusses To Being The Oldest Child

1. You get to experience everything first. There is protracted waiting of catching up to other people’s ages.
2. You get to be really bossy and tell everyone else what to do, what games to play, and when to leave you alone.
3. You can find ways to ingeniously blame the younger brothers and sisters when you break something in the house.
4. You get to have your parents all to yourself for a while before the other kids come along.
5. The oldest child sets all the standards that the others will be expected to live up to in the household, neighborhood, and school.

Find out why it’s best to be the middle child, coming up next.

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