If you ask a kid what the best things are about being a kid, what do you think they would say?  As adults, we kind of know...what are the best things about being a kid?

A study was done where they asked 1000 kids what they thought were the best things about being a kid.  Their responses were:

1.  Christmas presents.

2.  Having parents to love and take care of you.

3.  The excitement during the lead-up to Christmas.

4.  Summer vacation, and all the other holidays you have off.

5.  Birthdays.

6.  You get to be outside a lot.

7.  Having a lot of friends.

8.  Building forts, and make believe in general.

9.  Jumping in puddles.

10. Everything... Everything is fun.

 

So I did a study of my own and asked on facebook using the simple fill in the blank statement, "The best thing about being a kid is ____."  Here are some of the answers that  my "adult" friends said: