If you want a reminder that life is short, fit it all on a sheet of paper. The image below has a circle represent each month of a 90 year life. How full is yours?
To make it feel even shorter, you most likely spent 93% of the time you will spend with your parents by the time you graduated high school. Just let that sit for a minute when you start thinking about your kids. Yes, I am tearing up typing this.
I'm not trying to be Debbie downer here, but to encourage you—Seize. The. Day. Take that risk. Get that extra kiddo cuddle. Make those bubbles count. Do it, --First Name--.