Favorite things

  1. this was posted on another website and i found it most interesting. what are some of your favorite things?

    mine are looking at old photos, thunderstorms, reading those saved love letters from my husband, hugs from my grown kids, sitting on the beach and watching the waves roll in, curled up with a good book on a cold winter's night.
    as the song goes, these are a few of my favorite things...anyone else?
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  2. 10 Comments

  3. by   RNforLongTime
    Favorite things, hmmm.......Well, Reading my Nursing magazines, cuddling with my husband, getting a full body massage, shopping with anyone who will go with me, playing with my nieces, beanie babies, teddy bears, I could go on and on but I will stop there!

    Kelly
  4. by   tattoochick
    Hmmm, some of my favorite things are driving in my new Ford escape late at night with my sister and laughing as we try to be cool with the windows down and Blink-182 going as loud as it will go, going to dallas stars games with my dad, Hurley shirts, and I love the smell of fall and when it snows in Texas....that's the best.
  5. by   hoolahan
    puppy breath

    walking barefoot in the surf

    sleeping babies and their warm fuzzy heads on my cheek

    toothless smiles of seven-year-olds

    crusing on a warm day, all the windows open, tunes blasting

    sitting on my front porch during a hard rain

    quiet mornings

    my fuzzy slippers

    a nice blackberry brandy buzz

    breakfasts in restaurants

    hiking in the blue ridge mountains

    reading a good book

    a good night's sleep!

    being with my family
  6. by   moonchild20002000
    Lying in the sun...

    Gardening

    Reading

    Time with my family

    Designing clothes

    A good glass of wine

    Being at the beach...

    Shopping
  7. by   leesonlpn
    [These are a few of my favorite things.
    Having regular bowel movements,
    Looking on the assignments board and I see it will be a great day
    skin that sits over the stuffing on a roast turkey.Gone now!
    smell of fresh mowed grass, or fresh hay
    watching horses run with their tail out, (I think they are farting when they do that)
    having a friend who knows what your thinking without saying a word.
    bewitched re-runs
    lavender and lilac
    having a tankfull of gas
  8. by   Ellen in Ont
    A few of my favorite things;

    gardening
    sitting on my lawn swing by my water garden with a glass of ice tea watching the fish
    going to garage sales (I am one of the ones you see at 7:30 am with my list organized to save time with no backtracking)
    knowiing the house is completely clean top to bottem (maybe once a year if I'm lucky)
    being completely ready for Christmas a couple of weeks early so all I have to do is enjoy the season
    painting (but I haven't done it in years)
    having visitors
    the first snowfall of the season
    seeing the last of the snow go in the spring
    sitting with a cat on my lap
  9. by   aimeee
    Seeing my labrador go beserk with joy when I come home from work.

    The smell of my children.

    Cuddling up to my sleeping hubby on a cold night.

    Getting into a perfectly effortless rhythm when cross-country skiing.

    Sitting around and shooting the breeze with really good friends.

    The sound of spring peepers, owls hooting, and the incredible racket of the birds just at dawn.
  10. by   Q.
    Sitting in the sun
    and
    Thunderstorms late at night
    and
    Food.
  11. by   tiger
    oh, i love looking at photographs too. and a good rain. i miss that since i moved from tx to vegas. my dogs--the way they act around me--total trust and unconditional love, a good movie that can bring you to tears and laughter, getting off work early, getting a raise, good friends, family, and my hubby. and the massage--that is just too good.
  12. by   imaRN
    Several days off in a row with no bills to pay and no adgenda.

    A Beach vacation in Feb.

    Watching my son sleep.

    Hearing the birds chirping and the wind blowing in the trees in my back yard.

    Puttering in my yard with my flowers.

    Lunch with friends.

    Not wearing a watch and not caring what time it is.

    Fishing and catching (fish and sunshine)

    Riding my bike with no destination.

    Old movies on a cold Sunday afternoon wrapped in a quilt.

    Coming home to a clean house and I didn't clean it.

    Hearing old people tell stories of the past.

    To LOL when I am alone.

    A good cup of coffee in an old mug, while sitting in a rocking chair watching the lake early in the morning at my friends cabin.aaahhh I can smell it now!.....imaRN

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