Having a conversation with someone and having a connection
Stepping outside for fresh air
A stressful situation or event turning out well
Eating a good meal
Seeing a good performance
Accomplishing a goal
Loving a song you just heard
Playing board games and card games (and winning ;)
The things that make me happy:
- The smell of books and rain
- Cuddling with (my) cats
- Hearing my favorite song on the radio
- Sunday-evenings with Raymondo
- Seeing my parents laughing/happy
- Gossiping with my sister
- Getting postcards from friends
- Spending time with my friends
- Having a drink with my brother
- Having a day-out with my uncle and aunt
- Harry Potter
- The ocean
- Getting into bed with freshly washed sheets
- Make people smile
- A good meal
- Baking and cooking
- Making someone happy I care for
- Spending time with my parents
- Coming home in a clean house
- Freshly baked bread
- Giving my students good grades
- Getting good grades
- Hot chocolate after a long, cold walk
1. My daughter's giggles, hugs & warmth
2. Getting along with him...receiving nice texts
3. When someone shows me they truly care for me.
5. Good books & blogs etc
6. The sunshine on my face
7. Gentle warm sea breezes
8. Cherry blossom trees
9. to be reconciled
10. A clean house
11. Being able to help someone that needs it
12. Good movies
13. Inner peace
14. A good night's sleep
15. Good morning and good night texts
16. Making someone else happy
Singing harmonies to my favourite songs while biking along the canal.
Having Piper sit on my bed while I watch movies.
Staying up late talking to Natalie.
Phone catch ups with my little brother.
Making a sweet new playlist.
Bike rides with my dad.
The hilarious smile my god son gives when he sees me catching him doing something he's not supposed to do.
The way Allison and Dylan yell "My turn, Thomas, my turn!"
My mom's on-the-phone-with-her-friends laugh (only my brothers can know and replicate this sound).
Open mic nights, karaoke, balcony hangs, and park sits with Timbo.
Bike rides with my dad.
Brain melting first kisses.
Text messages from Jess.
Sitting around talking with Jocelyn while the kids run around being crazy.
Holding my Nonno and Nonna's hands when we have nothing else to talk about.
Texts from my older brother that are just Foo Fighters lyrics.
Dancing at Zaphods when a song we all love comes on.
Patterson's excitement about everyone else's lives.
Sitting around with any combination of Frankie, Timbo, Jonben, Niebergall and Robbo.
Having Emily perfectly analyze behaviour patterns that I don't recognize in myself.
Freshly shaved legs.
Natalie's banana bread.
Sitting on the front steps of the apartment building.
Sitting on the balcony after last call and watching the madness.
Getting drunk on the balcony with Natalie and Timbo, singing songs, Margot and the Nuclear So and So's.
El Camino tacos.
Biking to Clocktower on a weekend night just to say hi.
The bartender at Zaphods greeting us with "Hey! Gin and tonics?"
Emails from Corey.
Improvising with my improv crushes.
Seeing Crush Improv shows (Bout Time especially).
Opening shifts with Liz.
Catchup dates with Pearson.
Singing Swell Season songs with Patrick.
Sleeping at mom and dad's house when Timothy's home.
Nights out and in with my best friends and brothers all hanging together.
Hanging out with Meghan.
Car rides with Timothy.
Watching A Muppet Family Christmas on Christmas Eve with my family.
Those cookies my Nonna bakes (I never remember what they're called).
Reunion nights with Elise, Sam, Phil and Will (or any combination of the four).
Catch up dates with Joe (and text messages from Joe, and phone calls from Joe).
Writing in my journal.
Reading my old journey and OD entries.
Love notes from Natalie.
Writing cards for people I love.
Running into friends on my street.
Home cooked meals.
A new tube of mascara.
Perfectly applied liquid eyeliner.
The smell of sunscreen.
Freshly painted toenails.
Seeing my favourite bands live.
Making mix cds for people.
Getting mix cds from people.
Kitchen dance parties.
Caroline or Kaitlin curling my hair (back in the hair days).
Turning the radio on to a song I love.
Dave's ridiculous laugh.
A well deployed floor.
Expediting during the morning rush.
Playing on bar.
Smoke chats with Carol.
Timothy making devices from various household items.
Working when someone else is in charge.
Creeping on the people across the street.
Running into Annie when she's walking Tawny.
Neighbourly waves with the Swindlehursts.
Running into Rick and Nancy in my parents' neighbourhood.
The LOTR soundtracks.
Laughing about weird stuff Jen and I used to do.
My four minute bike commute.
Mom's homemade macaroni and cheese.
Dad's weird salads.
Playing Bid with my parents and brothers (preferably when I come in first).
LOTR Trivial Pursuit.
Getting a laugh from the audience.
Singing at my friends' weddings.
Picking up stuff from other Starbucks stores and seeing my neighbour friends.
Work phone calls from Shawn and Caroline.
Helping someone find their perfect Starbucks drink.
Remembering a customer's name and drink for the first time.
Seeing tiny puppy dogs on the street.
Cuddling tiny kittens.
Watching people play hockey on the rink near our apartment in the winter.
Winter walks when I'm bundled up.
Biking down fun hills.
All Dressed chips.
Writing and receiving Green Apron cards.
Running into regular customers I haven't seen in a long time.
DSVs with Pat.
Texting Shawn and Eric during conference calls.
Biking by my first apartment.
The way Jonben calls me "Mooriss."
Drunk harmonizing to The Stills with Timbo.
Getting on the bus to find the Presto reader isn't working.
Sunglasses that don't look silly on my face.
Waking up and not having to put in contact lenses.
Summer dress weather.
Leather jacket and boot weather.
Biking home from the bar.
Listening to my old birthday mixes.
Paying off my credit card.
Average ticket growth.
Finding Fight Club on tv.
Rewatching and rewatching High Fidelity.
Retweets of tweets born of sleepless mania.
Going to bed after the sun comes up with no alarm set.
Mom's white chocolate cheesecake.
Accomplishing a goal.
Finishing a To Do list.
Rainy days with a glorious book.
Harmonizing with Lukas.
Friends who call me Marmar.
Attractive people on bicycles.
Going to the movies by myself.
Just some of the things I can think of right now:
Mornings I can spend drinking coffee and surfing the internet
Warm wool socks
Thinking about the connectedness of the world
Gingerbread and glögi
1. Spooning with my man
2, Morning coffee
3, Every other coffee during the day
4, Reading my favorite blogs
5, Mulled wine with cinnamon on cold winter days
6. Watching movies with my man
7, Reading books
8. Buying books
9. Spending Christmas with my whole family at grandparents
10. Photographing everything
11, Spend alone afternoon at home in pajamas
12, Making surprises for my favorite people
13. Buying cheap jewlery on sales
14. Keep a diary on my phone
15. Make people smile
16. Come home on Sunday
17. Going for a walk on a sunny day
18. Helping someone
19. Doing crosswords and sudoku, and finishing it down!
20. Have lunch at restoraunt
21, First snow
22. The smell of baby
23, Baby animals
24. My friends
25. New Year's decoration on the city streets
26. To see a falling star
27. To see rainbow
28. SMS from my love
30. Doing my exercises right and correct and with enthusiasm
31. Watching "Sex and the city" for the 50th time
32. Night out with girls
33. Fire on cold days
34, Cold water on hot days
35. Pink nailpolish
-Buy a book with a marker
-Buy pants with belt
-Throwing rocks to water
aDDING NOW AND THEN AND IT INCLUDES FOOD FOR THE MOST OF THE TIEMS MY LIFE
удачные самостоятельные покупки, советы, ммски, заезжают за мной, макияж, музыка, work out, ехать не одной в такси, мед, душистый чай, staring at AL pics, watching BB talk, играть в дурака, настольные игры, Диксит, Рафаэлло, творожный пирог, копченая скумбрия, сидеть на лавочке возле 41 дома одной, осенняя погода, рано встать, морозный воздух, красивые ногти, настроенная гитара, сигареты из чужих рук, когда кормят с ложки, когда поднимают на руки, когда танцуют с тобой под секси хит)) когда укрывают, когда говорят, что я красивая и классная, и вообще когда хвалят, получать приглашения, его смски по утрам и на ночь, случайные и не очень комплименты, взгляд с головы до ног, близко стоять, обниматься, смотреть на худые ноги, волосы ветром, теплый ветер, потягушки, планы, фотать, encouragement, когда мама готовит, вспоминать нежные случаи, про него говорят, песни под гитару (Смотри), как мальчики готовят, лежать на Оле, растекаться по камню, 2е дыхание в горах, Аселина стрижка, быть веселой дома, загар, ехать
The simple things that make me happy.
Get a small notebook. Keep this notebook in my bag. Add to this list constantly.
Add up the lists of simple things and illustrate them somehow for photoescapisms (renamed?!)
Add new things in journal with a sticker (to designate that it was an added happiness to that day)
- a baby/little child smiling or laughing at me
- beautiful postcards in my mailbox
- making someone happy with a sent postcard
- reading a good book
- laughing with friends
- yummy chocolate
- getting positive feedback at work
- receiving a nice letter from a penfriend
- sunshine on a winter day
- watching Mamma Mia (the movie)
- spending time with people I like
- Postcrossing meetings
- spamming at the Alien talk, having fun chatting there and annoying Foxy ;)
- planning trips (even those that are just ideas and won’t be realised in the end)
- Bayer 04 Leverkusen winning a match
- receiving a card showing a UNESCO site new to my collection
- seeing a baby or little child laughing like mad about ordinary things (like sneezing)
- watching an interesting documentary about foreign countries, nature, animals etc.
- reaching another step when learning a new language
Playing with the dog
Reading a good book