Inspired by Lyndsay, who was inspired by someone else. Here are 100 things that make me smile – in no particular order.
Tea from a tea pot, lounge music, Nicholas, my bed, Italy, Chick flicks, Interesting vocabulary, Ryan Tubridy, Louis Armstrong’s Voice, My student monthly bus and Dart ticket, Soho, Media of all kinds, my video camera, Conor, Friends seasons 1-4, having a degree, big floppy bows, red, Musicals, chocolate, 1984, Paris, pictionary thick tights, dresses that are pear shaped (like me), Britney, being in love, doing cultural things, Pinot Grigio, MAC, Frank Sinatra, dressing up in costumes, dancing to anything and everything that comes on, reading my friends blogs, Franki Valli and the Four Seasons, taking a ridiculous amount of pictures, People from Brooklyn, hot chocolate from Insomnia, having a big sister, the Yankees (and slagging the Mets!), reading the Irish Times website first thing in the morning, when someone admits they don’t know what a word means, seeing my friends taking giant steps into the real world, Benefit, Hercules (the Disney version), crazy hand shakes, people that are driven, working in Karen Millen, Audrey Hepburn, My dad’s photography, having two guy best friends, oversized shirts and skinny jeans, ballet, having a tan, dimples, Grey’s Anatomy, telling stories, DCU, theatre (onstage, offstage and backstage!), DeLoreans, Josh Ritter, Snapple Lemon Iced Tea, flea markets, tour guiding, making my parents proud, looking back at videos I made when I was 13, Politics, cuddling, getting a lift somewhere and not having to take a bus, The Ting Tings, The Emperor’s New Groove, Harry Potter, hot water bottles, How I Met Your Mother (HIMYM – pronounced him-yim), My Masters, Vogue, Victoria’s Secret bras and knickers, The Jersey Shore, texting radio programmes and having my texts read out, Producing for stage, screen and radio, Chicken Parm, Stout NYC, how smart and funny my nephews are, Teddy bears, interesting podcasts, webcam conversations, Colin Firth, surprises (getting them and giving them!), Long Island Iced Teas, bubble baths, texts that make me laugh out loud, The Vagina Monologues, karaoke, converse, black and white photos, the smell of new books, brownies, huge cozy hoodies, Having dual citizenship
Photo from here. I’d love a tea cup like that. Its pretty awesome!