News Drew Barrymore Embraces Aging: 'I Love Being 40' By Alex Ungerman 9:29 PM PDT, May 19, 2015 Now Playing hh:mm:ss Milestone schmilestone!Drew Barrymore recently turned 40, and the Golden Globe winning actress and producer recently told Ellen DeGeneres that she couldn't be happier about it.Photos: Stars Share Pics of Their Cute Kids"When I was a kid I felt like I should be older," Barrymore admitted on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. "Then when I was in my twenties, I was like 'No, I want to be a kid,' finally.""It's the first time in my life my age has met up with where my life is," said Barrymore. "I love being 40."News: Drew Barrymore on Childhood: 'I Didn't Really Have Parents'Forty is just a number, and apparently she loves it!In addition to her recent birthday, Barrymore opened up about her adorable daughters, Olive and Frankie -- doing very cute impressions of how they behave for Ellen. Watch the clip below.News: Drew Barrymore's Post-Baby Body Felt Like a 'Kangaroo with a Giant Pouch'Besides the fact that she now has adorable kids of her own, Drew Barrymore was once a pretty cute kid herself! Watch below for Barrymore's first Oscars red carpet at just eight years old!