50 Things that make me Happy :)

When you read of happy things you can’t help but smile and the last few days I have really enjoyed reading other bloggers posts on the “50 things that make me happy” , its been lovely seeing some big but mostly small little things in life that bring others happiness! Esther at Inside out and about then nominated me on twitter to do the same and compiling this list has brought a lot of joy to my heart… my blog is all about looking for the good in life and  those heart warming moments, seeing beyond the difficulties and therefore I was excited to get this posted. Here goes…in no particular order, just the randomness in which I thought of them!

  1. 50 things My husband – Looking at him, talking to him, holding his hand, snuggling and generally being together…such happiness
  2. Being a mother and having a flexible lifestyle
  3. When the kids go to bed with out grief
  4. When I hear the kids being little buddies and loving each other
  5. Megan’s Laugh – so deep and full on belly laughs
  6. Ice cream
  7. Pizza – especially Pizza hut buffet or Domino’s take away
  8. Singing loudly
  9. Dancing crazy like no one is watching even when people are
  10. A lie in / sleep generally
  11. An ice cold drink on a hot day
  12. The Beach
  13. A good view
  14. Tulips
  15. Painted nails – especially shellac
  16. A fresh bed
  17. Shaven legs
  18. The smell right after rain
  19. Going to the cinema
  20. Sunsets
  21. When Nath washes up
  22. Finding people that will ask and want to talk about my loss, grief and general chat on that aspect of life without judgement ,squirming or trying to get me to feel any other way than what I am
  23. Charity shops
  24. Getting a good bargain or deal – I actually go nuts
  25. Making a good meal for people / the fam
  26. Reminiscing with family and friends – always a good time
  27. Seeing the bottom of the laundry basket
  28. Going away with Nath
  29. Visiting historic places and learning about them
  30. Crazy prints to wear
  31. New make up – especially if then it DOESNT get tampered with by kids
  32. Seeing and hearing my kids pray
  33. Getting my hair done
  34. Holidays
  35. A tidy house with everything in its place
  36. The friendships I have with ALL of my in laws – a rarity for many but they literally are my second fam and they all make me happy
  37. Buying and giving gifts to people and the anticipation
  38. The sun
  39. Great sales at my Body shop parties – hello commission!
  40. Watching a good film or Programme – in bed on my lap top or snuggled on the sofa
  41. When people bring me dinner when i’m ill
  42. Swimming with the kids, splashing, being sharks and throwing them around the pool and they’re love of water and fearless approach to it
  43. Searching for creatures in rock pools – did it with my dad and love to do it with the kids
  44. Swimming in fresh water
  45. When the kids get treats for their reward charts – I go absolutely nuts for their achievements and makes me so happy to see the little grins and excitement
  46. An uninterrupted trip to the toilet or shower
  47. Hearing the kids sing (generally but  “Let it go” is always a laugh out loud moment )
  48. Buffets
  49. Colourful clothing and fabrics
  50. Joggers and a hoody after a looooonnngggg day…
    50 collage

What makes you happy? Please comment below or compile your own list, its certainly good for the soul and adds some hearty-ness to life!

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