Monday, December 21, 2009

10 Things That Make Me Happy



I have noticed this awards post on many blogs that I follow - and while I am new to the blogging community, I thought it would be nice to send a "Well Done" to some of my favorite new blogs.  It's nice to know that someone enjoys what you have to say!

In order to complete this award post - I must list 10 things that make me happy.  So without further ado, here a list of 10 things that make me happy as well as 10 incredible blogs worth adding to your list!
  1. A great book - lately I have thoroughly enjoyed the Harry Potter saga.  You also can never go wrong with Nicolas Sparks.  I love reading!
  2. Christmas! Who doesn't? Gift giving, quality time with family, being reminded of Christ's love for us all.  It's the most wonderful time of the year!
  3. My puppies. Without fail, Dixie & Bauer always find a way to cheer me up even on the most dreadful of days.
  4. Hearing Steven sing in the morning. Just knowing that hubby is in a good mood makes it nearly impossible not to smile.
  5. Coach - love, love, love it!  For a cheap girl - this is one splurge I never regret making.  :)
  6. A good pair of shoes.  This is probably a cliché answer for a Southern woman - but still.  Shoe therapy has left a smile on my face many a time.
  7. Coffee with a girlfriend. The combination of caffeine & gab gets my endorphins pumping and I always leave a little more light hearted.
  8. My little brother Ethan (age 6) or sister-in-law Michelle (age 7). Somehow they bring out the kid in me!
  9. Praise & Worship - I love entering into the Lord's presence and singing songs with other worshipers about God's goodness. It's nice to spend a little time with my Savior.
  10. My family - crazy, large. busy & loving.  From my immediate family all the way to my in-laws - I always look forward to being with my family.
Check out these blogs:
Happy Reading!  Feel free to pass this award along to any blogger who brightens your day!

11 comments:

Muffy said...

Thank you!

Julie (brown eyed belle) said...

Thank you so much! You are a sweetie! And thank you for the comment on my post earlier! I hope you've enjoyed reading so far. I am also new to blogging (since October) and have met so many wonderful people so far. I look forward to reading more of your blog! Have a wonderful day, lady!

Taylor @ Jimmy Choos and a Baby Too said...

I love your blog- and this list! Hope you dont mind if I follow!

BAH said...

You are too sweet! Thank you! :)

mrs_muffins said...

Hi :)
I'm following you now!
xx,
Mrs. Muffins

Mrs P said...

Thanks for stopping by!! Very cute blog, looks great :) Good luck to your brother in his military career!!! Gonna add you to my reading list now :)

Leesie said...

Just stopping by, very cute blog. I'm a new follower :)

The Dishy Decorator said...

Thanks! I promise I didn't read your list before making mine, but they're VERY similar. Too funny.

Maggie said...

I'm a brand new follower! I was blog browsing and clicked your list...coffee, my puppy, Coach and a great book? yes please! nice to meet you! my blog is still in its baby stages, but if you ever feel like checking it out its http://t-h-i-n-g-s-i-l-o-v-e.blogspot.com/ :)

Silvia said...

OMG! I absolutely love, love, LOVE your blog! You are young, beautiful, happy and fabulous!

Silvia said...

I forgot to mention... I don't have a list yet, but our "happy list" is very similar. COFFEE, good book, my pup, family, shoes.



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