100 Simple Pleasures

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  1. The first BBQ of the season
  2. An acoustic guitar paired with a good voice
  3. The electricity in the air before a thunder storm
  1. The smell of Thanksgiving dinner
  1. Air-drying your hair on a swing in the Summer
  1. A good glass of wine
  1. Old black and white photos
  1. People that say “Good morning.”
  1. A really great documentary
  1. Wind blowing through a willow tree
  1. French fries and gravy
  1. Getting packages in the mail
  1. Bad boys who are secretly good
  1. Big breakfasts
  1. Clever debate
  1. Pretty bras
  1. No one in line at a check-out
  1. Lovely penmanship
  1. Road trips
  1. Spontaneous solo-dance parties
  1. A long, slow movie on a Sunday afternoon
  1. Pecan pie
  1. Hotels with water slides
  1. Kids with manners
  1. Cozy sweaters in the Fall
  1. Songs that remind you of first loves
  1. The colour green
  1. Tiny towns with preserved historical buildings
  1. The sound of pencil on quality paper
  1. Nature programs about sharks or tornadoes
  1. Running into someone, knowing you look good
  1. Friday evenings
  1. Shopping for school supplies
  1. Early September mornings
  1. Going out to eat
  1. Truth
  1. Ancestry
  1. Purple bubble gum
  1. Landscape oil paintings
  1. Falling asleep to the sound of rain
  1. Men with broad shoulders
  1. An Irish accent
  1. Diving into a pool
  1. The smell of Hyacinth at the beginning of Spring
  1. Empty laundry baskets
  1. The feeling of a really great book cover
  1. Live music at little pubs
  1. Morning tea
  1. Grammar nerds
  2. Walking barefoot on soft grass
  1. Old black and white movies to fall asleep to
  1. Nailing a job interview
  1. Walking out of a hair salon with fantastic hair
  1. A Fall fair
  1. Conversations with children
  1. Coming home to a clean house
  1. Receiving packages in the mail
  1. The first roast-beef dinner of the Fall
  1. The opportunity to share a “useless” fact
  1. Falling in love
  1. The smell of asphalt after a summer rain
  1. Big, fluffy snowflakes against a purple sky
  1. Good music around a campfire
  1. A wink from your lover
  1. A baby falling asleep on your chest
  1. Sunrises
  1. People-watching
  1. The first day of school
  1. Silence in the middle of a really hot summer afternoon
  1. Pretty hair
  1. Reality shows featuring competitive cheerleading
  1. Relief from a headache
  1. Riding a bike
  1. Knowing the answer to a really tough question
  2. Funny women
  1. Rainbows
  1. Reading a really great biography
  1. Burying your hands in warm soil
  1. Touring Heritage buildings
  1. Beating a video game
  1. A cute pair of shoes
  1. Driving past a sunflower field
  1. Thought-provoking articles
  1. Dinner parties
  1. A vibrant Fall
  1. The smell of a newborn baby’s head
  1. Artfully-prepared food
  1. Having someone play with your hair
  1. Deep conversation
  1. Dressing up
  1. Waking up refreshed
  1. The first day of Spring that you can leave the house without a coat
  1. Sun-showers
  1. Travelling
  1. Intelligent people
  1. Chocolate-covered almonds
  1. Women with raspy voices
  1. Fresh bedding
  1. The confidence that comes with experience

100. Walking away from the wrong people at just the right time 🙂

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