A lot of people have been saying the same thing and I'll just join the babble by saying, "Live in today. Keep it simple. Don't worry about the future so much that you miss the present." It's a hard thing to do especially when your tendency is to look ahead at the big picture and plan for the future, but what is said is true. If you get too focused on the future, you miss today. And every day really is a precious gift (whether you see it that way or not is your own problem).
“Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothes? Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much more valuable than they? Can any one of you by worrying add a single hour to your life?" (Matthew 6:25-27)
Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own. (Matthew 6:34).
And finally one last thought the Pixie would very much like you to keep in mind while you're living out today: