32 Things That Make Me Happy

Thursday, April 3, 2014

1. The way my kids smell. I love to smell them especially when they are clean. 

2. My favorite old worn out Michigan sweatshirt circa 1988

3. Rainy days when I get to stay home preferably in bed with a man a lot of reality TV

4. Vanilla... the world would be better if we could pipe in vanilla air

5. Really good Kentucky bourbon

6. Snapdragons... the pink ones that smell like bubblegum

7. Yoga pants with the fold over waist that hold in my gut for me. 

8. Kicking ass on the tennis court

9. Wine... all of the wine

10. My toes in the water, ass in the sand.

Toes In The Water

11. My ass in a lawn chair, toes in the clay.

12. Waffle House especially in the middle of the night after the bahhhhh

13. Paying all my bills and having money left over ... Praisaluiah

14.  Road trips when I am in charge. We stop when I say we stop. 

15. Roaring Fires on a cold night with wine and cheese

16. My childhood memories especially with my grandparents. I miss having old people around. I love em.

17. Holding hands with my lover

18. My dogs floppy ears... they are like velvet

19. Fall... pumpkins, pies, hay bales, candy corn, the smell of the air at night

20. Florida State University and all things Garnet & Gold

21. My older brother

22. Giant corn dogs at the fair because I love phallic foods... I am easily amused

21. Boots and jeans cause everybody looks good in boots and jeans

22. Hot tea in a beautiful china teacup

23. Football - especially college football all day on a fall Saturday. Just me, couch, beer, football. 

24. Bacon... with anything. More Bacon. Bacon all the time. 

25.  Going home to Michigan to see my family

26. Thanksgiving dinner and all of the casseroles, and pumpkin pie with canned spray whipped cream

27. Getting the close parking spot cause I'm lazy

28. Waking up in the middle of the night and realizing I still have hours to sleep.

29. Icy cold giant draft Bud Lights & Pizza

30. Getting my hair did

31. Dressing down... casual but chic

32. Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Linking up with Miss Sarah and Miss Erin today for a little happy, happy, happy... I think it's the little things. 
What makes you happy?

Venus Trapped in Mars


  1. I love that grilled cheese made this list. And I love that you included what could possibly be the most beautiful photo of grilled cheese that ever existed.

  2. Yoga pants with the fold over waistband are the BEST! :)

  3. Hey Amy! Yes to all of the above esp. #10! Who ever does not love that has no soul lol! Xo


  4. Ugh- FSU. No.

    But most of the other things? Yes.

  5. How cute, your clean kids make you happy :). A clean kitchen, empty laundry basket, and french fries make me happy. What? Bacon M&Ms. Is that a joke??

  6. I love all of these besides #20 ;-) floppy dog ears....I mean does those little satiny things get any better?? Grilled cheese and tomato soup <3