As we’re sure you’ve heard, having a Bucket List allows all of your life aspirations to be in one place. When seeing everything out in a list, it motivates you to ‘tick one off’.
You’re list can be long or short, with anything you want on it; and with your goals, whether they are long-term or short-term, they are all important!
But why else should you have one? Here are our 5 main reasons.
F O C U S –
For someone who who has created a Bucket List, purely for the intent of fulfilling all of their life goals, it allows them to focus. Seeing everything laid out in front of you, gives you a starting point, and allows you to focus on what is yet to be completed.
I N S P I R E –
Looking at everything you want to accomplish, large or small, it can be a source of inspiration to fulfil one. In addition, once some have been accomplished, it can inspire you to do another.
E X C I T E M E N T –
Want to know what the future holds? You can be in charge! Making a list of what you want to accomplish, means you can write your future today, and make it as you want! This can add excitement to life, and who doesn’t want that?
G O A L S –
Setting yourself goals, has been proven to be a positive on your mental health. But what else? It gives you something to strive for. Depending on the goal, a time period could be assigned; but it’s not necessary! They can all be done at your leisure, and at a pace that you feel comfortable; after all, it’s a list be carried out within your lifetime.
A long term goal is usually easier to be accomplished. For example, a New Years Resolution is often broken a short time after it’s been set. However when carrying out a long term goal, there is no time pressure, so you don’t feel forced to do it!
E X P L O R E and D I S C O V E R –
Why wouldn’t you want to explore the world? Discovering unusual, unique and beautiful cities, cultures and landscapes along the way? What about learning about other countries at the same time? And don’t forget about the different languages!
Your Bucket List gives a you direction. It helps to direct you new things- activities, experiences and possibly hobbies! It can also help you to realise what you want to accomplish, and what you want to achieve.
Why wait? If you haven’t created your Bucket List, it’s time now!