It seemed like a good idea at the time
Growing up isn’t easy. From elementary school to high school to college, you may find yourself stumbling through it all, just trying to figure out where you fit. In attempts to find your place in this big world, you may… experiment. You should experiment; self discovery is all about trial and error.
That doesn’t mean it isn’t cringe-worthy looking back, though! While the phases we go through while growing up might comfortable for us at the time,looking back at the pictures might make you cringe. These Reddit users shared their most embarrassing phases, and things got funny and uncomfortable quick.
Cool on Bikes
When I was younger I would ride my bike with a snorkeling mask because it was the closest thing I had to a motorcycle helmet and I wanted to look cool (C3-RIO)
In grade 6 i thought Hawaiian shirts were the shit. I would wear them with a pooka shell necklace all the time. (Fiber_Optikz)
That phase in the 90s where I expressed my love of Home Improvement by saying “I don’t think so, Tim” all the time was a little embarrassing. But do I really regret it? I don’t think so, Tim! [Deleted User]