Thursday, September 21, 2006

the little things in life

Someone sent me this as a forward.......I usually delete them immediately, but I liked this one!

A list of natural highs.........things we dismiss as the small stuff......

  1. Falling in love
  2. Laughing so hard your face hurts
  3. A hot shower with someone you love ;)
  4. No lines at the supermarket
  5. A special glance
  6. Getting mail that isn't a bill
  7. Taking a drive on a pretty road
  8. Hearing your favorite song on the radio (this does make me quite happy!)
  9. Lying in bed listening to the rain outside
  10. Hot towels fresh out of the dryer (gotta love it!)
  11. Milkshakes
  12. A bubble bath
  13. Giggling
  14. A good conversation
  15. The beach
  16. Finding a 20-dollar-bill in your coat from last winter (this has happened!)
  17. Laughing at yourself
  18. Looking into someone's eyes and knowing they love you
  19. Midnight phone calls that last for hours (the best)
  20. Running through sprinklers
  21. Laughing for no reason at all
  22. Having someone tell you that you're beautiful
  23. Laughing at an inside joke
  24. Friends
  25. Accidentally overhearing someone say something nice about you
  26. Waking up and realizing you still have a few hours left to sleep
  27. Your first kiss (wow!)
  28. Making new friends or spending time with old ones
  29. Playing with a new puppy or kitten
  30. Having someone play with your hair
  31. Sweet dreams
  32. Hot chocolate (or hot apple cider)
  33. Road trips with friends
  34. Swinging on playground swings (I love to do this!)
  35. Making chocolate chip cookies
  36. Having your friends send you homemade cookies
  37. Holding hands with someone you care about
  38. Running into an old friend and realizing some things (good or bad) never change (true enough)
  39. Watching the expression on someone's face as they open a much-desired present from you
  40. Watching the sunrise or sunset
  41. Getting out of bed every morning and being grateful for another beautiful day
  42. Knowing that someone misses you
  43. Getting a hug from someone you care about deeply
  44. Knowing you've done the right thing, no matter what other people think

I notice that many of these are about laughing! :D In which case, I'm good, cuz I'm always laughing! Which one is your favorite?

1 comment:

Anne said...

That's not fair to ask for just *one*:o) My favorites would be:
taking a drive on a pretty road, giggles:D, laughing at an inside joke, and getting out of bed every morning and being grateful for another beautiful day! Thanks for the reminder:D I feel better already;)