Parents and Families
“Your sense of time is pliable – stretching, compressing, coming to a standstill,” says Business Insider. So why does it seem that time speeds up more and more as we get older? And more importantly, what can we do to stop it? When we are younger, we are constantly using our brains in novel ways, whether through growing, learning, or stepping out of our comfort zones. But as we get older, we fall into routine and even seek out information that confirms what we already expected. This can shrink our retrospective sense of how fast time is passing. Filling your time with meaningful progress and purposefully breaking routine are just two ways that Business Insider suggests to make the most out of our time each day.