09/08/2013 11:01 am ET Updated Nov 05, 2013

17 Grandparents Who Have This Whole Life Thing Figured Out

There's never a bad time to stop and reflect on how awesome our elders can be. Like, really awesome.

When it comes to getting older, own it.

Go out and have a crazy Friday night.

Or stay in and have a crazy Friday night.

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You can still keep up with the newest trends.

She's the reason Grandma starts with G

Like Cosplay, or mustache finger tattoos.

You can play your grandkids' video games.

Even the ones they said you wouldn't like.

Meet my Grandma

Don't be afraid to speak your mind.

Or try new things.

grandma surfboard

Variety is the spice of life.

Rules were made to be broken.

You can have your giant pie and eat it, too.

pleated jeans

Just always remember to stretch

Grandma likes to stretch it out.

Naps are your friend.

And teamwork is the key to success.

Remember to stay cool.

Go Granny Go!

And you'll have this whole life thing figured out.

Good Ol' Grandpa Simpson...

...Well, almost everything.