Then, I started wondering if there is scientific reasoning behind this and the answer is yes, yes there is! The article, "Why Does Time Seem to Speed Up with Age?" answers my burning question.
The brain gets used to the familiar and our way of categorizing time gets a little wonky. After reading this, I’m determined to experience more unfamiliar moments so my brain can stay active and not speed nearly so quickly to my (way in the future) eminent death.