Skip Nav
Wellness
50 Printable Adult Coloring Pages That Will Make You Feel Like a Kid Again
Sleep
If You Have Trouble Getting Out of Bed, Try This Morning Hack (It Works!)
Sleep
13 Tips to Keep You Awake in Class (and at Work!)

Things to Do If Today Was Your Last

23 Things You Should Do Today Because You Only Live Once


Today is a holiday for the extremes — it's All or Nothing Day. It's a time to attempt to do something you've never done or always wanted to do and go through with it. It's also a time to embrace the YOLO or You Only Live Once philosophy and just appreciate life as it is. Here are some great suggestions for things to do today:

  • Smile at a stranger.
  • Strike up a conversation with the doorman in your office building.
  • Buy a homeless person a meal.
  • Read your favorite book.
  • Watch the sunset.
  • Tell a joke.
  • Sing in an open karaoke bar.
  • Call your loved ones or meet up with them. Tell them why you love them.
  • Enjoy the outdoors. Go to a nearby park or a place with a natural setting.
  • Go to an art museum to enjoy the best talent mankind has to offer or a history museum to witness historical milestones.
  • Surround yourself with animals. Go to a shelter or play with your pal's dog if you don't have a pet.
  • Eat your favorite meal.
  • Eat something you've never tried before
  • Make amends with someone.
  • Forget past grudges.

Read on for more YOLO activities.

  • Go for a run, swim, or take a fun exercise course.
  • Write letters to people you care about.
  • Watch a movie you've been wanting to see.
  • Soak in a hot tub with your favorite drink.
  • Spend time sorting through your unwanted belongings and donating them to others who need them.
  • Give a flower to a good friend.
  • Go to one of the highest points in the city and watch the stars.
  • Reconnect with an old friend.
Image Source: Shutterstock
Around The Web
Join The Conversation
Grace-Hitchcock Grace-Hitchcock 4 years
Such great things to do EVERYDAY!
Grace-Hitchcock Grace-Hitchcock 4 years
Such great things to do EVERDAY!
How to Make the Workday Go Faster
How to Stay Awake in Class
Crystal Subscription Boxes
Why the Dentist Is the Worst
Things I Wish I Knew at 21
How to Wake Up
What Is the KonMari Method?

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Afforable DIY & Organization
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds