1.) The weeks leading up to fall, and I wake up to a foggy morning.
2.) When my cat follows me around everywhere.
3.) Losing myself in my thoughts while driving.
4.) Long drives
5.) When someone tickles me, no matter how ticklish I am.
6.) The way a dog wags its tail when they look at me.
8.) My Nana’s pet names for me: “Sweetie”, “Schnookums”, and “Slut”
9.) The way my family members name off every child before eventually figuring out my name.
10.) Bar stools – they are the perfect place to talk.
11.) Cheesy Fries
12.) Graphic T’s
13.) Twitter group chats
14.) When my nephew asks me to read him a bedtime story.
16.) Cider doughnuts
17.) Smelling books
18.) Gossiping with my hair dresser
19.) When my cat sucks on my finger
21.) Italian food
22.) Holding hands
23.) Tree branches
24.) Buttercup flowers
27.) Long walks, alone
28.) Watching previews at the movies
29.) Dumping M&M’s into my popcorn
31.) Body pillows
32.) Swimming pools
33.) Waking up to birds chirping, knowing spring is approaching.
34.) Sleeping in
35.) The smell of coffee
36.) Going out to breakfast
37.) Staying in and watching movies with my mom
38.) The way penguins run
39.) Rolls on a bulldog
40.) The Starbucks “You Are Here” Collection
41.) Singing “Sweet Caroline” at Fenway
42.) Pulling apart and reorganizing my book shelf
43.) When someone laughs at my jokes
45.) Slipping under the covers right before bed
47.) Feeling a baby kick inside a pregnant belly
48.) A hot shower
49.) Thinking about when I was a kid and helped my Grampy peel corn for dinner.
50.) Melted Nutella
52.) Hot Cocoa during a snow storm
53.) Christmas lights
56.) When someone whispers in my ear
57.) Shopping for presents
58.) Sun bathing
59.) Hearing a baby laugh
60.) Cherry Blossoms
61.) Putting on makeup
62.) Train rides
63.) Purring cats
64.) The sound of waves crashing
65.) Feeling the warmth of a coffee mug
66.) New pens
67.) When my sisters and I start singing and dancing to Michael Jackson and Cyndi Lauper
68.) When my friend Colleen sings karaoke
69.) Going through old boxes of memories
70.) Cooking dinner for myself
71.) Singing in the shower
72.) Getting in a cleaning mode
73.) Sniffing candles
74.) Browsing through bookstores
75.) Receiving handmade cards from my five-year-old niece
76.) Vintage stores
77.) Passing by the fields of windmills in Texas and Oklahoma
78.) Watching the kiss cam in arenas
79.) Making s’mores
81.) Pancakes – preferably chocolate chip pancakes
82.) Lounging in my towel twenty minutes after I’ve showered
83.) Funky sunglasses
85.) Listening to Grampy tell riddled jokes
86.) The way my mom’s cats talk to me
87.) Chinese food
88.) Church bells
89.) Horseback riding
90.) Playing with goats
92.) Flash mobs
93.) Shooting stars
94.) Are you ever up so late at night, and it’s dead quiet outside, but you still hear this weird humming noise in the distance? It must be the highway, but you’re never sure. I love that sound.
95.) Summer dresses
96.) When I overhear guys talking sports
97.) Waking up to drool on my pillow
100.) When my aunt’s dog jumps into the pool
101.) Making lists
Please share some happy things with me 🙂