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50 Things that make me happy

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I have met a young lady Alysia on the blogosphere

and her lovely blog has a list which I loved

so I thought I do mine here:

50 Things that make me happy:

 

1. My garden

2. Cappuccino

3. Travels

4. Holidays

5. My friends

6. Flowers

7. Music

8. Coffee shops

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9. Sleep

10. The films of  “Ice age”

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11. Blogging

12. Making jewellery

13. Knitting

14. Tidying and decluttering

15. Spring

16. New shoots on a plant

17. Thomas, my cat

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18. Crocheting

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19. Meeting friends

20. Dancing

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21. Smiling

22. Beach

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23. Inspirational quotes

24. Blue sky

25. Window shopping

26. Hugging

27. Salads

28. Strawberries, specially my home grown ones

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29. Swimming

30. Singing

31. Going for a walk along the river

32. My family

33. Colours

34. Warm Summer evenings

35. Peaceful early mornings

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36. A relaxing bath

37. Birds singing

38. The smell of freshly cut grass

39. Sound of children laughing

40. Frogs

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41. Happy people

42. A positive quote

43. A hot cup of cocoa

44. Reading Books

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45. A meaningful kiss

46. Being grateful

47. Helping or treating others

48. Planting new flowers

49.  Making others happy

50.  An afternoon nap.

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 and the list goes on…….as there are so many things that make me happy!

 

Wishing you all a very happy day!

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Hello February – Gratitude focus

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February is here and it has an additional day this year!

All days full of surprises and miracles.

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Lets make February a month where we focus on Gratitude.

 

How often do you say thank you and really mean it?

What are you most grateful for?

Consider the things in your life you frequently take for granted

like health and love and friendship.

Choose to appreciate them,

feeling thankful does feel good.

Choose appreciation instead of expectation.

Have a gratitude journal which cultivates an attitude of gratitude.

 

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Gratitude is absolutely the way to bring more into your life!

 

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Thank you for being here my friends

you all mean a lot to me!

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What were you grateful for today?

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The days are getting shorter and it is almost night by the time we get home from work.

“Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.”
~Brian Tracy

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There are so many things in my life daily I am grateful for.

Here are some of them:

 

My colleagues saying happily “Good Morning , what a beautiful day” to me this morning!

 

The wonderful healthy salad sandwich I had for lunch.

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My cat sitting at the top of the stairs greeting me when I get home!

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My fluffy teddy fleece cardigan.

 

The progress of my knitting, ( my Icelandic style jumper)

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The hug my 22 year old son gave me.

 

The love I feel from you, my friends, close and far away.

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What are you grateful for today?

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Gratitude is one of the sweet shortcuts to finding peace of and happiness inside. No matter what is going on outside of us, there’s always something we could be grateful for. ” 

Barry Neil Kaufman

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Make it a sweet day!

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The new year has started and I hope you all take it easy and relax instead being too busy !

Here is my advice….

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Make each day a sweet day!

Celebrate each new day.

Start each day with a positive thought,

Think of 3 things you like to accomplish each day.

Take some time of the day just for yourself.

See the magic in each day and enjoy it!

Look out for something beautiful!

Think of 3 things you are grateful for at the end of the day!

Go to sleep content!

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Wonderful Life

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Wonderful Life

you give me so much!

I live,

I love,

I get older,

I get wiser,

I make mistakes,

I learn,

I enjoy.

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Wonderful life,

you show me kindness,

you show me beauty,

you show me peace.

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Wonderful life,

you give me friends,

you give me love,

you give me happiness,

you give me everything I need.

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I give thanks to you Life.

I give thanks to God who created me,

my life and everything around me.

Thank you!

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Celebrate Life

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Every day, you choose to either be grateful or disappointed and unhappy.

You can think about all that you don’t have or you can marvel at God’s breathtaking gifts:

the morning dew, the sun, the clouds, the trees, flowers, birds.

These are all miracles of life.

We couldn’t have created them. Celebrate them and welcome them into your life!

 

 

1. LIFE is the FIRST gift.
2. LOVE is the SECOND gift.
3. UNDERSTANDING LIFE and LOVE is the THIRD gift.
4. GRATEFUL to all the three gifts is the FOURTH gift.

Amazing Friendships

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This is for all the wonderful friends out there around the world, it is great that you exist, continue to be amazing and valuable to your friends. We need you, love you and appreciate you more than you think.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Good friends are the greatest treasure that a person can have, without a doubt. Today would be a great day to let your friends know how important they are to you and how much you love them.

 

 

 

 

 

True Friends go through thick and thin with you.

True Friends cheer you up, when you are down.

True Friends are happy with you.

True Friends can be sad with you

True Friends laugh with you.

True Friends listen to you.

True Friends lift you up.

True Friends can sit comfortably in silence with you.

True Friends are there for you in good times and in bad times.

True Friends touch your heart.

True Friends believe in you.

Friends are priceless and valuable. – Don’t take them for granted.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Quotes:

“A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.”

“A Friend is someone who knows all about you and loves you anyway!!”

“There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate.”  – Linda Grayson

“A friend is someone who can see the truth and pain in you even when you are fooling everyone else.”

“Friendship isn’t about whom you have known the longest…It’s about who came, and never left your side…”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To all my friends who are reading this right now, you KNOW that I love you and cherish you and our friendship.

I want to thank all my wonderful friends from the bottom of my heart, for their friendship and supporting me all the way!