Wednesday, April 22, 2009

100 Things We Love

Abby says:
This is our 100th post! To commemorate the fact that we are still blogging (and that Sheri and I are still friends) here are 100 things we love.

1. The look, feel and smell of a new book
2. British accents
3. The words "I can"
4. Laughter
5. The smell of puppy breath
6. An ice cold beer on a hot summer day
7. American Idol then downloading the great songs on my iPod
8.The feeling of a small (or large) success
9. A great old song that brings back memories
10. A great song that creates new ones
11. People that still say please and thank you
12. A guy that opens the door for me
13. My dog, Maggie
14. The color combo brick red and mustard
15. A great movie
16. A crackling fire in the fireplace
17. A quiet day at the pool (anyone's pool!) or a sandy beach
18. Driving around on a sunny day with a great song on the radio and the windows down
19. Mexican food
20. The cooing sound of a newborn baby
21. The sound of steady raindrops during a summer rain
22. A spicey fragrant candle
23. A clean house
24. Surfing the Internet, blogging and Facebooking
25. A guy in faded blue jeans and and a t-shirt or sweats
26. Sweating during a great workout
27. Being done with my workout
28. Trips to Phoenix with my friends
29. A quiet day with a good book
30. Tulips and lavendar in the spring time
31. Cold sleeping weather with lots of blankets
32. Balance in my life
33. Fall days with clear blue, sunny skies
34. Intimate dinners with great conversation
35. A great bargain find at a flea market or thrift store
36. Coffee
37. Walking around NYC and taking the subway
38. Texting my friends
39. Cold water with crushed ice in a clear glass
40. A night when I don't have homework
41. A trip to the outlet mall
42. Accomplishment
43. Jack Bauer in TV drama 24
44. Every once in awhile getting really dressed up
45. Writing books
46. Writing in my diary
47. Sushi
48. Teaching Spin class
49. Listening to loud music while I clean
50. Living life!

Sheri adds:
51. Sleeping with my dog, Gabby
52. Receiving a handwritten letter
53. Eating just hors d’oerves for dinner
54. Finding money in a coat pocket
55. Mastering a new techno gadget
56. Landing somewhere tropical, especially in winter
57. Chardonnay
58. Discovering a new website or blog
59. Shooting stars
60. Homemade soups in the winter
61. Sculpted arms
62. New words
63. Anyone with a great sense of humor
64. Seeing a great movie the first weekend it opens
65. Daffodils and daisies
66. The smell of sunscreen
67. Sunglass readers
68. Sharpening pencils
69. Clean, pressed sheets misted with Lavender linen spray
70. Rising from failure
71. The fellowship I feel in church
72. Indiana tomatoes and corn
73. Black pants and black skirts
74. Cowboy boots
75. Men with great taste in shoes
76. New school supplies
77. Any fair: The State Fair, Art Fairs, People who are fair
78. Funny quotes
79. Lake cottages
80. Urban areas, especially Manhattan
81. The theater, especially Broadway
82. Girl trips
83. Quirky, dive bars
84. Old movies
85. Things that make cleaning easier like Swiffers
86. Good hair days
87. Baseball caps and a ponytail
88. Going through old photos
89. Chocolate chip ice cream
90. Old sitcoms like The Andy Griffith Show
91. People watching in airports
92. Nervous anticipation
93. Diamond solitaire earrings
94. Objects that evoke a memory of a person or an event
95. People who know how to fix anything from the plumbing to the computer
96. Dogs who swim for tennis balls
97. Parents who teach manners and proper behavior
98. My family
99. My friends
100. The blessing of every new day.

2 comments:

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roundpeg said...

Congrats on your 100th post. I love so many of the things on your list, but to it I would add meeting really interesting people on line, through their blogs!