13 Weird Side Effects Everyone Experiences From Growing Up In Pennsylvania

Ah…memories of growing up in Pennsylvania. Those long summer days playing outside until our names were called when the streetlights came on. Running to the corner to greet the ice cream truck. And, catching lightening bugs then setting them free. Growing up in Pennsylvania is a treat but there are some rather, well, interesting side effects to the experience, including…

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We were certainly lucky growing up in Pennsylvania but, if you’ve just moved here or are thinking of moving to PA, here are 14 things you’ll quickly learn about our beautiful state.