Friday, May 14, 2010
Fun Fact Friday #11--May 14th Edition
For this week's F3, I give you my 100 Things That Make Me Happy List! I would love to see what you come up with!
100 THINGS THAT MAKE ME HAPPY.
1: David Cohen—for all that he is. I appreciate him and love him more and more each and every day.
2: My Family—even though we sometimes get on each others nerves, I am grateful for all that they do and are.
3: Travel—just to be able to take to the sky or to the road and see new things makes me smile.
4: Very Good Sex with #1—need I say more?
5: Union Square Park—the atmosphere, the protests, the stores…just thinking about it makes me gush!
6: Plants in Bloom—shows life and love.
7: Warm Spring Days—I just love to sit outside and read or relax in the park on a warm spring day. Definitely makes me happy.
8: Hugs and Kisses from the people I love and cherish.
9: Laughter, especially from a young child.
10: Being there for friends in their time of need.
11: Having a tax refund every year
12: Waking up with thoughts of David running through my head
13: Hearing the words “I love you” every day
16: Having a big comfy chair to sit in to relax and read
17: My temperpedic bed…so comfy!
19: Digital photography
20: Taking photos of beautiful women
21: Finishing a book
22: Starting a new book
23: Being able to sleep in past 6:30am
24: Going out on the weekends
25: The television shows Heroes, Gilmore Girls, Gossip Girl, 90210, MTV Cribs, V, and Supernatural
26: Seeing the NY Rangers lose.
27: The NY Giants winning the Super Bowl
28: The NY Mets
29: Stargazer Lilies
31: Having David make me dinner, even though I question his motives.
32: Vanilla Chai Lattes from Starbucks
33: Students passing my Mathematics tests
34: Random Acts of Kindness
35: Having flowers delivered to my jobs unexpectedly
36: Seeing the birds in my backyard garden and fountains
37: Watching a squirrel scurry across the top of my backyard fence
38: Hot Beverages and quiet time with David
39: Even though sometimes we are both broke, David and I can still have fun at his uncles house, whether it would be watching television or talking.
40: Watching David sleep.
41: Seeing affectionate couples on the subway
42: Being part of one of those affectionate couples on the subway.
43: Being blessed with a phenomenal boyfriend and great friends. ;-)
44: Licking the pot after making chocolate pudding
45: A warm blanket straight from the dryer on a cold night.
46: Watching the July 4th Fireworks on FDR Drive
48: Cuddling with my dogs
49: Finally knowing the meaning of love and what it feels like.
50: Just being in love.
51: Finding and helping stray animals
52: Having all of my five senses to appreciate and love everything in life
53: That I have a job to go to every day, even though I hate it sometimes.
54: The fact that David is not only my boyfriend, but my best friend.
55: Being able to pay for my Masters degree with my own money and having no loans from a bank.
56: Two words—ICE CREAM
57: Staying smoke free
58: Staying drug free
59: When I think I am worth nothing, someone thanks me for being there in their life and tells me that I mean the world to them
60: Back rubs
61: Knowing that David really loves me.
62: Completing a project whether it is knitting or photography
63: Looking forward to the weekends to see David.
64: Seeing the one I love do nice and sweet things for a perfect stranger
65: When the testing period in my school is finally over
66: That my students actually learn something new everyday instead of regurgitating for a standardized test that does not count for much except for federal funding.
67: When an express train comes to a local stop I am at and I can just jump on.
68: Being able to pay for things on my own
69: Well…we all know what this number means…and yes I am happy for that!
70: Feeling appreciated from my fellow co-workers/teachers
71: Being able to give directions to tourists in NYC
72: Fruit and cheese plates, a good book, and a park
73: Chips and salsa
74: Good, authentic, Mexican food
75: Being silly on the subway or bus with David
76: A good rainstorm to cool down the summer days
77: Receiving a phone call or a text from someone unexpected
78: Train wreck television—better known as reality television. It puts everything in balance.
79: My broken in Converse sneakers
80: The sport known as HOCKEY and the team known as the NJ Devils.
81: Slow, passionate kisses that lead to something more
82: Playing in a fantasy hockey league and mystifying and impressing the male players at my hockey knowledge.
83: Making lists for myself to keep my psyche in check
84: Having a mobile phone that no one else has…yes I am unique like that.
85: Crispy Soul Chicken at Vegetarian Paradise 2
86: The restaurant Alice’s Tea Cup
87: My weird and wacky website calendar that I tear to show a different website for each day
88: Surveys on MySpace
89: When I get comments on my blog entries
90: The bands Queensryche and Motley Crue
91: People watching on the bus and subway
92: The smell of garlic cooking
93: When I get compliments on photos that I took. It makes me feel appreciated and creative.
94: The ability to communicate well with others.
95: The ability to hold my own in a fantasy football league, since I really do not know a lot of the players.
96: Being called for coverage at 8am. Yay extra money!
97: That I am one class away from having my Masters Degree and one exam away from another teaching certification
98: Even though I do not like the cold, I am happy for it as it means that global warming has not affected the environment too much on the East Coast.
99: That Spanish is now integrated with Language Arts. Yay for free time!
100: That I finally finished this list!