I Enjoy the Simple Things In Life

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    The Lighter Side Of Life

    My niece frequently comes to visit me at work. Her mother (my sister) works in one of the cafes that is based out of my office, and since they only have one car at the moment, her husband or his sister usually have to pick her up in the afternoon. So, the other day, Miss Emma was...
    StellaDiBellezza StellaDiBellezza
    26-30, F
    1 Response Sep 6, 2012

    my son has been asking me to come to work with

    me for a while now. so I brought him with me today. we have been having a blast and he is a great help also. good call son, we should do this more often...
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    1 Response Jul 25, 2015

    It's Free So Why Not Enjoy It?

    What are the simple things in life? The things most people take for granted. The clear blue sky with the biggest, fluffiest clouds. Trees that are so green you often wonder how they stay that way. I love the view going down the interstate when you see a pasture with lots of cows...
    Jenelda Jenelda
    51-55, F
    Jul 22, 2009
    iCuriousBabe iCuriousBabe
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jul 24, 2015

    Simple Little Things...

    Itโ€™s the simple things that make me the happiest. A bowl of my favorite ice cream. A long run with my dog just as the sunโ€™s going down. Losing myself in a great book. Talking to Papa on the phone, and knowing heโ€™s one of the few people on earth who never gets tired of...
    StellaDiBellezza StellaDiBellezza
    26-30, F
    Jul 25, 2011
    LAsuperstar LAsuperstar
    70+, F
    2 Responses Feb 16, 2015

    I find that being able to stop,

    to freeze one's self in time, and admire the world while the rest of society races by, is a skill that is needed my all but capable only to a few. It's calming, relaxing, almost meditative. It's a shame that people walk by, and fail to notice the fresh flowers that have sprouted...
    ZebediaLaukkanen ZebediaLaukkanen
    18-21, M
    Feb 25

    Love Ya

    LAsuperstar LAsuperstar
    70+, F
    Feb 17, 2015

    *cue chill guitar music & finger

    snapping* Don't need no T.V I don't need no phone Don't need no speedy car to get me home Don't need no nothing All I need is time for the simple life Oooo Oooo Go getcha butt off of that lazy couch Put down the laptop and get out of that house Don't need no nothing All I...
    FunnyandNerdy FunnyandNerdy
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 30, 2015

    Crazy Like You

    The other day, my assistant asked me what I do if the oil needs to be changed on my car. I explained that if Iโ€™m not able to do it myself, I take it to someone who can and do some reading or homework while I wait. She seemed a little surprised, then explained that she was upset...
    StellaDiBellezza StellaDiBellezza
    26-30, F
    1 Response May 22, 2012

    I can have this super king size bed all

    for myself with an air conditioned room. Next time I find a homeless person in the street, I'll give him some money I got and a bread.
    ChannelingTruth ChannelingTruth
    26-30, F
    Mar 11

    It seems so many people today are looking

    for the next big thing. It may be a newer car, the newest phone out or the most advanced PC or tablet just to name a few things. I wanted to make a list of things that I enjoy that cost very little or nothing but give me great satisfaction and joy. Walking in a park - seeing...
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    Feb 1, 2015
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