Jill Tucker, RN says:

“Kick the bucket list. A new study shows that older people derive more satisfaction from ordinary, daily experiences, minimizing the need to fulfill a ‘must-do’ bucket list. Simple moments, like time well spent with family or friends, or resting and recuperating under the watchful eye of a health care worker, provides happiness that grows with age.”
Study: Ordinary Experiences Make Us Happier as We Get Older

Atlantic.com  February 12, 2014