teatime tuesday & 10 things that make me happy

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10 things that make me happy

1. sitting under a homemade quilt while watching the beautiful Brit TV show, Downton Abbey, on PBS!

2. a quiet house and a few relaxing hours to myself

3. a sleeping, snoring kitty on the back of the couch

4. lots of yarn

5. tea in my favorite English ironstone cup

6. cinnamon raisin toast with butter and Dutch apple jam

7. DVR, Cable and Netflix Streaming…so I can watch when I want to

8. candle light and plenty of vanilla scented candles

9. a pile of my favorite magazines: Victoria, Mary Jane’s Farm, Food & Wine, Country Living, Phyllis Hoffman’s ‘Celebrate!’ and Donna Hay.

10. a fire burning in the fire place and that content ‘snuggled-in’ feeling that the arrival of autumn brings

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  4 comments for “teatime tuesday & 10 things that make me happy

  1. October 19, 2011 at 7:55 am

    :). happiness can be so simply achieved if we allow it to be.

    • Melissa
      October 19, 2011 at 8:31 am

      “All that is required to feel that here and now is happiness is a simple, frugal heart.” ~Nikos Katantzakis

  2. Heidi
    October 19, 2011 at 1:34 pm

    There’s no place quite as comforting as what a sleeping, snoring kitty can provide to it. 🙂

    • Melissa
      October 19, 2011 at 2:53 pm

      Heidi- That’s so true! 🙂

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