You Don’t See What You Possess, A Beauty Calm And Clear

This week’s Sunday List was inspired by my Tell All Thursday post.  That post made me think about how easy it is to take things for granted, so I decided I should make a list of simple pleasures.

This week’s list: My Top Ten Simple Pleasures

10.) Reading

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Spending hours reading a particularly engrossing book.

9.) singing-in-car_horiz

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Singing my favorite songs at the top of my lungs in the car while pretending I’m performing with a really awesome band.

8.) couchsurfing

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Watching movies and TV shows at home, sprawled across our living room couch.

7.) photo

Eric took this after wrapping me up in a cocoon of blankets.  Personal photo.

Spending time wrapped comfortably in blankets.

6.) bookstore-shelves-and-books20

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The smell of a new (or used!) book.

5.) Women+drinking+wine+and+laughing

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Laughing over a personal joke between friends.

4.) woman-overloading-with-shopping-bag

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Wearing a new outfit for the first time.  It sounds silly, but it’s definitely a confidence booster.

3.) Girl in black leather jacket walking on black rubber boots and listening to her iPod

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Going for walks alone, with just my thoughts (and, of course, music!).  This is something I haven’t done in a long time, though … I really should start doing this again.

2.) woman-at-cafe-on-patio

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1.) couple_kiss_bed-1-eswar

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Waking up in the arms of someone I love.  Luckily I get to do this every morning!

What are some of your favorite simple pleasures?


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