Aging Is Expensive

Shani Silver
4 min readMay 23, 2022

I just spent $50 on probiotics and I need to talk about it.

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To be clear, I’m happy to get older. I mean shit, consider the alternative. As much as our world cherishes youth, ironically the dumbest era of our lives, I prioritize age. I’ve only ever seen good come of it. And as I’m currently 40 days away from my 40th birthday, I find myself taking stock of things like my health, self-care, routines, etc., just to make sure…