If you had one year left to live, how would you spend it?
Life is precious and time is fleeting. Knowing you only have one year to make the most of it can be daunting; it can be hard to know how to spend that time and make it count.
But spending your last year making it count can be done! Here are some ideas on how to spend the last year of your life doing something meaningful and memorable.
1. Reconnect with your family and friends.
Take the time to reach out to those who matter most to you. Reconnect with lost friends and distant relatives. Spend quality time with the people you love. Share stories, make memories, and exchange gifts.
2. Make a bucket list.
Write down a list of all the things you’ve always wanted to do but haven’t had the chance or the time. It could be something as simple as trying a new hobby or something more extravagant like skydiving. Whatever it is, make sure you get it done within the year.
3. Donate your time or money to a good cause.
Give back to the community, help those in need, or support a cause that’s near and dear to your heart. Even the smallest act of kindness can make a huge difference in someone’s life.
4. Start a journal.
Write down your thoughts, hopes, dreams, and wishes. Reflect on your life and how it has led to where you are today. Document your journey and share your stories with others, so they can learn and grow from your experiences and wisdom.
5. Learn something new.
Take the time to learn something you’ve always been interested in. Learn a new language, a musical instrument, or a skill. It will be an invaluable experience that will last a lifetime.
6. Spend time outdoors.
Get out and explore the world. Hike through nature, go on a road trip, or just enjoy a peaceful day in the park. These moments of outdoor adventure will be something to remember and cherish for the rest of your life.
7. Listen to your favorite podcast episodes.
Download iTunes today and enjoy the Figuring Sh*t Out With Dr. Nikki Neretin podcast episodes.
Spending the last year of your life making it count is an incredible way to make the most of your time. Do something you’ve always wanted to do, and make a difference in the lives of those around you. Life is short, so make it count!