Simple Pleasures

I wrote this in January and not many people saw it so I have decided to bring it back again. Often we are so busy with our lives that we donโ€™t have time to step back and appreciate the little things that can bring us happiness and contentment. I hope this post will enable you a little time to enjoy or think about a simple pleasure ๐Ÿ’•

Sunshine, Raindrops and Tea in the Garden

I was out walking our dog earlier and when we got back he gave me such an adorable contented smile, it filled me with joy. It made me think about what other simple pleasures there are in life, that brighten our day or make us feel just a little bit special.

These are some of the things I came up with:

A smile from a dog (as above)

doing something kind for someone,

a nuzzle from a cat or kitten,

the sound of genuine laughter,

freshly washed sheets,

walking ย barefoot on soft, warm, dry sand,

a fresh juicy strawberry dipped in a bowl of sugar,

hearing a blackbird sing its beautiful song,

the smell of a fragrant tea rose,

having a cup of tea in the garden on a sunny day,

being the first person to walk on a fresh blanket of snow,

looking up at the stars on aโ€ฆ

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Iโ€™m Fiona, a UK blogger trying to live a positive life. I love cats, dogs, animals, cooking, flowers and pretty things, in no particular order. I have lots of time for nice people and Iโ€™d love to help you have a positive outlook. I write about my experiences, lifestyle, and sometimes just random thoughts.

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