A Few Of My Favorite Things...

Some of the things that bring me joy:

  • Fall Days
  • Fresh veggies from my garden
  • Crunchy and juicy Asian Pears
  • The smell of saltwater at the beach
  • The chickens running out to greet me
  • Sitting in a quiet house Saturday mornings, sipping a latte and reading a book
  • Kate's brand of butter {the one with the sea salt is unbelievable!}
  • Homemade pie
  • Flip flops in Summer
  • Cait's morning snuggle
  • Homemade salsa
  • Jay's jokes and humor
  • Vintage photos
  • Sweaters
  • The smell of bread baking
  • When my husband fills my Jeep up with gas
  • The smell of clothing that's dried on the clothesline
  • Stargazer lilies
  • Oliver and Emerson's excitement when I come home
  • Barns
  • Books
  • Cinnamon or Peppermint tea
  • Animals
  • Chocolate
  • Sleeping in
  • Watching the shows Parenthood, Top Chef, and Anna & Kristina's Grocery Bag
  • Hot Cocoa with homemade marshmallows
  • Clean sheets
  • Being home
What are some of your favorite things?


Leontien said...

On saturdays i definatly enjoy my house being clean (after i cleand it that is), and yes fresh sheets!!!


texwisgirl said...

Nature, wildlife, pets, BEING HOME, mashed potatoes. :)

Alla said...

Spring days, barefeet in fresh dug soil, my goats, watching the sun rise.

Teresa said...

The simple life on my farm.

Sue@CountryPleasures said...

The last one is the best, I love being home! :)

Farmgirl_dk: said...

Bbq potato chips
Puppy breath
A really good book
Collecting eggs from my girls
Taking pictures of my critters
The smell of my husband :-)
Watching my pup, Roxy, dig in our bed
Making a new friend
Exciting weather

...wow, that was way more than I meant to write! :-)

Love your list! You and I are both very "smell" oriented. :-)

Life At Cobble Hill Farm said...

Good favorites to add everyone! Danni, great smells are the best aren't they?

Tree Hugger said...

GREAT list!!
Went down and was saying - yeap, yeap, well maybe, yeap, yeap, yeap. . . .
Especially like the boots in your picture!! I needed those this week!!
Also--- you've got the greatest hen house with that screen porch!! What is it like inside? Have you posted inside pictures?

~Kim at Golden Pines~ said...

What a great list!!

I love the smell of bacon frying and fresh ripe tomatoes...Sitting on my porch at night, listening to all the night sounds and watching lightening bugs...Just to name a few...

Life At Cobble Hill Farm said...

Oh yes, forgot about the smell of bacon! Thanks Kim. Suzan - thanks for the lovely comment. I have a few interior photos of the coop if you click on "chicken coop", but will be adding more as I write more about raising chickens.