A few of my favorite things

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What’s true for me today is …

I need a pick-me-up this morning (and some more coffee), so I’m starting a list of my favorite things–sure to put a smile on my face. As of right now, my list of favorite things includes:

  • Water
  • Ginger
  • Salty crackers
  • Arm-wrapping hugs
  • Pistachio ice cream
  • The sun on the back of my neck
  • Confidence
  • The Sunday New York Times (magazine and Modern Love column, especially)
  • Those last few moments of deep breathing at night before I fall asleep
  • Geranium essential oil
  • Lemon zest, Thai basil, and garlic cooked together
  • Seashells and the seashore
  • A really “meaty” book
  • Breakthrough, “ah-ha” moments
  • Writing
  • Texting Xs and Os whenever I feel like it

Smiling now …

What’s on your list of favorite things today?

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3 responses »

  1. What a great idea, to make a list of favorite things every once in a while! It’s kind of like a gratitudes list that reminds me of the good stuff in my life. Let’s see……….. what would I put on my list today……………….

    * a really good cup of coffee

    * enjoying my favorite beach

    * having relaxing time with my children

    * getting lost in the music at a concert

    * dancing and drumming

    * great conversations with friends

    * lingering over a yummy ethnic meal

    * fading into sleep after a long day

    I am sure there is more to add…………. But this feels good for now.

  2. Favorite things today:
    – hummingbirds
    – air conditioning
    – cartoons
    – making a breakfast scramble with the leftovers from the week
    – writing 🙂

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