Thursday, November 18, 2010

Happiness is.....

  • A virtual hug (or several). I felt each one....and here are some thank yous coming your way...{HUGG}........

  • A knock on the door. A friendly face and tea&chatter. Over the dirty kitchen island. A real hug, the perfect complement to the virtual ones.

  • Knowing that the dirty countertop won't announce it's presence. Not in this conversation. Not with that friendly face.(It may niggle in the back of your* brain, but who says you're right anyway?) (*and by "your" here, I mean ME and my brain).

  • Music in the kitchen.

  • Bread on the rise.

  • Your kind words, and how they brighten even the gloomiest of November skies.

  • Your lovely posts, you inspire me!

  • Diving into a bag of mirchi chips. (Never mind the consequences!!!!)







What's making you happy?
(This post inspired by  1, 2, 3 If you haven't discovered these blogs yet, why not?)

18 comments:

  1. lovely....you are super cool G...:)..loved your list...glad to see u back..hope you are doing better.

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  2. Cool post ..hugs .

    Will check out the list later ...just clicked in to see you are all right.... right now i need that 'hug' from you :)

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  3. such an inspiring post, my darling! and thank you for the shout out :)

    right now these things are making me happy:
    // the history channel
    // comfy slippers
    // quality time with my mother
    // coldplay
    // urban outfitters
    // your blog!

    xo Alison

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  4. What a great list! I am happy just reading it! :)

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  6. I know how happy eating mirchi chips feel :)
    What makes me happy is being close to people I love the most!
    Removed the previous comment..it was a long post from times I used to write :)

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  7. Now I need my bag of chips. Sweet post. Hopping over to check out the 3 blogs that inspired you.

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  8. Oh, glad you liked the book! And Duncan's rock-starish looks don't hurt either, eh?

    Such a lovely post--the fundamentals are indeed friendship, bread, music, and books. And may our risks be as pleasantly dangerous as Mirchi chips.

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  9. ah tht pic of the chips and a cuppa is bliss

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  10. @Sudha: Thanks for the badge! :)
    @Sangeeta: BIG hug headed your way. Hope all is well?
    @Alison: Thanks hon. You deserve so much more than a number. Someday, I need to write a post on you.
    @Tanvi: :) That was mine intention!
    @Tanvi: Mirchi Chips rule!!!
    @Geeta: There are several other blogs that inspire me as well! These were the ones uppermost in my mind while composing the post!
    @Niranjana: I have only just started the book and I'm loving it so far. I only needed one "trusted opinion" to bank on---thank you for being the one!
    @Nisha: Yup, those masala chips will do it every time!

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  11. Hey happy you :):)

    For me, I am a firm believer of truisms like- You happy, I happy. Don't worry, be happy. Laugh and be happy :). Simple things in life makes me happy. Yes, it has taken me a while to realise for myself that happiness is not a complicated process. :):):) Just don't let anyone or anything get in the way of that.

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  12. Love that mirchi chips. Lots hugs.

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  13. Lovely post! And the list.. This is the first time I'm ever hearing about Mirchi chips. I think I need to take a re-look at my childhood!

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  14. loved your post. Right now if my daughter decides to sleep..that SURE will make me happy ( its close to midnight here)

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  15. Lovely post and A HUGE THANK YOU.you know why.It was unexpected and am so very very touched.

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  16. Very touching post...and I don't mean the "hugs" only :)

    We don't often stop and think of the little things that give us immense happiness. Your post just did that. I had a few older posts on these lines...time to write another one, I guess :)

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