I traveled to Israel in the late 1980s and worked on watermelon fields during the summer. For a break, we'd crack the watermelon on rocks - it was delicious, especially the orange-ish ones.
I would have loved that! Talk about fresh :)
what a great question! walking, thrift sales, eating birthday cake, blogging, sleeping in a comfy bed at night especially after a tiring day
enjoyed your answers
All good stuff, Christine! Walking is something I like very much. And blogging, of course :)
Thanks for stopping by, shortybear. I would have loved to see your list!
1. Cup of coffee on a cold day.2. A baby's coo.3. A glass of wine after a hard day.4. Friday night dinner out.5. A good book.this was fun :)betty
What a terrific list, Betty! A baby's coo...so sweet!
Hm-m-m-m.....1. Walking with my dog, Sophie2. Browsing through vintage/thrift stores3. Christmas dinner4. Seeing people smile5. A good laughing session
All good stuff, Jim. That laughing session is always the best! And I just know it's a joy to go walking with Sophie.
I love/hate waiting for a package. Much more exciting than going to the store.
That is so true! The anticipation...
~Feeling fresh and clean after my shower~Blogging~Sunny days with a blue sky and pure white cottony clouds~Warm cup of tea with breakfast~The start of the adventures of a new day
Such great choices! That clean feeling after a shower is wonderful!
Hey Martha,Nice, thoughtful list of simple pleasures you have. Although, a friend of mine in New Zealand has told me the sound of cicadas drives her crazy! :)1: Listening to the rain on the roof2: Watching the dog play with her toys3: Being out in "klahanie" aka, "the great outdoors" and relating to nature's balance4: Visiting friends and family in British Columbia5: Commenting on your wonderful blog.Take it easy, eh! Gary :)
Aw, Gary, you charmer, you :) That was nice...And I love the sound of rain on the roof. It's so relaxing!I hope you are doing well, my friend!
Oooh! Fresh sheets! Blogging! I second those :o) Also enjoy my mornin' coffee, a familiar hiking trail, and the sound of rain <3Good question of the day :o)
Good stuff, Hannah. I love a good hiking trail, too. Nothing quite like being outdoors.
Watching kids play and have fun. I also like to watch my garden grow.
As someone who loves gardening, I can certainly relate to that! It is so rewarding and relaxing.
Being with my grandaughter...Having the family here for Christmas...Packing for the cottage...Crocheting...Reading blogs....Cheers!Linda :o)
Great stuff, Linda, especially about your granddaughter. That is the ultimate joy!
Good question...1. Having a cup of coffee in the morning2. Hearing a cat purr3. Reading during the rain4. A forest walk during the fall5. Going to theater in middle of day :)
Such great choices! Cats purring...what a soothing sound. And the theater in the middle of the day. I haven't done that in years!
I love, love, love watermelon and Clean Sheet Day.My top five ... There's just too many things to mention.
It's pretty hard to narrow it down, isn't it? You would believe how many times I altered my list!