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Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Simple Things

  1. a little me time
  2. a lot of us time
  3. a vase full of bright cherry sunflowers
  4. a book I can't put down
  5. a full moon
  6. a colorful garden
  7. a round trip ticket
  8. a wink
  9. a front porch light
  10. a letter in the mailbox
  11. a promise kept
  12. a secret shared
  13. a child's contagious laughter
  14. a perfect souffle
  15. a wishing well
  16. a meaningful kiss
  17. a quiet moment
  18. a kind gesture
  19. a new friend
  20. a car wash
  21. a door being held open
  22. a discount
  23. a green light
  24. a brilliant sunset
  25. a warm welcome
  26. a pair of worn in slippers
  27. a smaller size
  28. a new episode
  29. a great opportunity
  30. a hotdog at a baseball game
  31. a catchy tune
  32. a clean set of sheets
  33. a walk along the beach
  34. a ladybug
  35. a brighter shade
  36. a chance encounter
  37. a change for the better
  38. a hand to hold
  39. a view from the top
  40. a wagging tail on a puppy
  41. a Ferris wheel
  42. a fresh perspective 
  43. a full-bodied Cabernet
  44. a familiar touch
  45. a pile of leaves
  46. a second chance
  47. along hot shower
  48. a fresh manicure
  49. a visit to the zoo
  50. a smile 
 This post was written for Mama Kat's Writer's Workshop, Prompt 1.) The simple things...

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17 Comments:

Anonymous Stasha said...

Sending you a photo of a ferris wheel and a lady bug. You and me, lots in common!

July 20, 2011 at 10:10 PM  
Blogger Erin said...

I love your list, as I was reading I just kept saying Aww, yeah, yep, YES! LOVE, yep! My favorites a smile and a hot dog at a baseball game!

July 20, 2011 at 10:51 PM  
Anonymous Mie said...

Couldn't agree more with you. This list is awsome!!

July 20, 2011 at 11:33 PM  
Blogger Alison@Mama Wants This said...

Fabulous list, Tonya! All wonderful things. I stopped at 'discount' and thought, heck yes. I guess that means I'm officially a shopaholic :)

July 21, 2011 at 12:51 AM  
Blogger JDaniel4's Mom said...

I love your list too. It isn't filled with grand or expensive things. It is filled with simple and wonderful things to enjoy.

July 21, 2011 at 2:24 AM  
Anonymous Karen and Gerard said...

Great list! I'm going to add a few more here:

51. Hot summer nights with a cool breeze.
52. Pets.
53. Having a day off.

July 21, 2011 at 4:00 AM  
Blogger Diane said...

Love all those things! Happiness truly is in the simple things, isn't it? :)

July 21, 2011 at 5:26 AM  
Blogger Carrie said...

I wish we could all keep in mind it is the simple things that make life go. We'd be much happier!

July 21, 2011 at 6:00 AM  
Anonymous Stephanie said...

Such a great list! And clean sheets? Are the best thing ever!

July 21, 2011 at 7:12 AM  
Blogger Danielle said...

Love the list...couldn't agree more!

July 21, 2011 at 8:04 AM  
Anonymous MamaRobinJ said...

I LOVE this list! So many good things on it.

July 21, 2011 at 9:25 AM  
Blogger K said...

Such a great list! I love how it bounces around from action to feeling to the senses. So many little things in our world to appreciate!

July 21, 2011 at 10:07 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Anonymous said...Yay for everything on this list! Added up, all the simple things are truly the beauty in life.

I'm not anonymous (I'm angela from tiaras-and-trucks and I am obviously fighting with blogger, because it won't let me comment)

July 21, 2011 at 12:00 PM  
Blogger Kim @ Mamas Monologues said...

Yes! All wonderful things that can easily put a smile on my face!

And a manicure?? I'm headed tonight to get one ;)

July 21, 2011 at 2:12 PM  
Blogger Jessica said...

What a sweet list of so many simple things in life. I would also add, sleeping children.

July 21, 2011 at 3:11 PM  
Blogger Leah said...

Wonderful list and I couldn't agree more with all of them! : ) XOXO

July 21, 2011 at 8:25 PM  
Anonymous Nancy said...

51. Game night
52. Jalapeno Margaritas at Sol
53. Cupcakes

July 21, 2011 at 9:29 PM  

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