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  1. Pisces_Fish

    Pisces_Fish Fanatic

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    May 20, 2009

    I love...

    • chocolate chip cookies
    • accidently setting my alarm on a weekend and then realizing I can go back to sleep
    • 3 day weekends
    • new razors, nice and sharp
    • cupcakes when the frosting is a little stiff
    • the scent of shucking sweet corn
    • picking up my mom from the airport when she comes to visit
    • genuine hugs from my students
    • new clothes
    • honeysuckles
    • the sound of crickets over a droning fan
    • the first crocuses (spelling?) of spring
    • the feeling after a first kiss when the awkwardness is gone
    • iTunes gift cards
    • Mannheim Steamroller as the Christmas tree goes up
    • the chills I get every time I hear Yo Yo Ma play Bach's Suites
    • iced coffee first thing in the morning
    • a steaming hot shower when it's snowing outside
    • NPR
    • eating Hagen Daaz out of the container while watching LOST
    • the way my kitten insists on sprawling out over me when we sleep
    • not getting a speeding ticket when you deserved one
    • coupons for the stuff you needed anyway
    • my family's sense of humor that no one understands except my family
    • the teachers on my team
    • the ELMO cart/LCD projector/laptop I just received
    • DVR
    • knowing I succeeded in quitting smoking more than a year now
    • documentaries
    • my father's art
    • the last paper in that huge stack you just graded
    • the first day of any vacation
    • seeing places I've been to in a movie scene
    • handsome men in glasses
    • farmer's markets
    • everything in the clearance rack is in your size

    Keep it going...
     
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  3. Aliceacc

    Aliceacc Multitudinous

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    May 20, 2009

    - my kids and husband
    - summer
    - the beach
    - Christmas Eve
    - the first snow of the season
    - snow days
    - PB&J
    - lobster
    - lighthouses, and the idea that someone left a light on for strangers
    - history
    - Saturday mornings
    - skirts
    - hot hazy humid summer nights
    - hot fudge sundaes
    - crumb cake
    - snuggling with my kids
    - Disney World, Lake George NY, London, New Orleans....
    - teaching
    - photographs
    - any sort of storm
    - the ocean just before or after a hurricane
    - a fire in the fireplace (well, at mom's house anyway :) )
    - autumn leaves
    - the sound of kids squealing in the pool
     
  4. Tasha

    Tasha Phenom

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    May 20, 2009

    - my husband
    - my family
    - my dogs
    - ice cream
    - m&m's
    - reading all day
    - summer
    - the beach
    - puppies
    - a shiny floor
     
  5. smalltowngal

    smalltowngal Multitudinous

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    May 20, 2009

    -my husband and family
    -my animals
    -chocolate
    -sleeping late
    -working outside in the yard
    -the beach
    -holidays, it doesn't matter which one
    -my friends that cheer me up when I need it
    -the way my hair looks when I get it done
    -cereal
    -history
     
  6. knitter63

    knitter63 Groupie

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    May 20, 2009

    God
    my husband
    my son
    my two dogs
    my country home
    lilacs and lavender
    hummingbirds
    the smell of cut hay
    knitting
    autumn leaves burning
    long walks in our woods
    the first snowfall
    Christmas Eve
    playing crazy 8's with my husband on a Saturday night
    reading-and being lost in a book
    a genuine hug and smile from a former student
    mechanical pencils
    HOUSE-my secret crush, Hugh Laurie
    riding on the Harley on a summer day with my husband
    my son's laugh when he is really tickled (yes, even at 20 years old, it makes me laugh!)
    getting a great shot with my camera
    summer mornings
    hearing a song from my teenage or college years and having a rush of memories
     
  7. blindteacher

    blindteacher Cohort

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    May 20, 2009

    My family, both chosen and inherited
    My students
    Soulful music
    Going for an early morning walk
    Engaging conversations
    The smell after it rains
    The texture of newly grown grass
    A swim in the ocean
    A bowl of rice on a cold, windy day
    Waking up ready to go
    Train rides
    Genuine courtesies
    A long-awaited hug
    Complex characters in movies and novels
    A piano with just the right amount of weight to the keys
    Smooth floors
     
  8. maroki

    maroki Comrade

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    May 20, 2009

    My husband
    My family
    My cats (3) and their cuddles
    Books
    Sunny days
    Snow
    Winning
    Picking out paint colors
    Planning house projects
    Small towns
    The country
    Photography
    Shopping and finding great bargains
    New clothes
    Freshly painted toenails
    Earrings
    Heated seats in my car
    Long weekend phone calls with my parents and sister
    Lake country, boating, tubing
    Friday night dinner dates with my husband
    Game days with friends and family
    Paper, pens and office supplies
    Organization
     
  9. Iowa_Teacher

    Iowa_Teacher Rookie

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    May 20, 2009

    -lilac bushes in May
    -homemade sun tea
    -iced coffee first thing in the morning ( I agree Pisces)
    -Halloween
    -snow days at home baking
    -campfires with friends making smores
    -my town
    -morel mushrooms
    -Sweetmint Orbit gum
     
  10. Kat53

    Kat53 Devotee

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    May 20, 2009

    I love:
    Cold,rainy days
    My sisters
    The smell of orange blossoms(just right outside my door-only for about a week in the spring!)
    Cream cheese anything
    Twilight
    Nordstroms half-yearly sale
    Coffee
    Coca cola (diet and regular)
    When a movie I love comes on t.v.
    Puppies
    A clean house
    Fresh sheets
    Trashy reality shows :eek:
    Law and order: SVU
    Big jewelry
    Getting my hair blown out by a stylist
    Dior sunglasses
    My parents
    Flip flops
     
  11. Kat53

    Kat53 Devotee

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    May 20, 2009

    Happy birthday STG and love the new avatar!
     
  12. smalltowngal

    smalltowngal Multitudinous

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    May 20, 2009

    Thanks, Kat, and I can't believe I forgot Twilight series!
     
  13. swansong1

    swansong1 Virtuoso

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    May 20, 2009

    My family
    my pets
    Stephen King books
    sunflowers
    springtime in the south
    fall in the south
    geocaching
    that feeling you get when it comes to the end of the month and you still have money left in your paycheck
    chocolate
    Netflix
    shopping at Walmart at 3:00 am
    good friends
    the last day of school
    the first day of school
    ice cream
    American Idol
    Dancing with the Stars
    Twilight Zone
    theme parks
    a warm cat on my lap
     
  14. MissWull

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    May 20, 2009

    *my husband
    *my family
    *Spring
    *tulips
    *snorkeling in the clear waters off Kauai
    *helping my family
    *dogs
    *cuddling in bed with my husband on Sunday mornings
    *lounging around all day on a weekend
    *going to Barnes & Noble and relaxing in the cafe while reading a book
    *going to the beach at night to look at the stars
    *walking along the beach on a warm day
    *visiting all the creatures in the tidepools
     
  15. Ms. I

    Ms. I Maven

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    May 20, 2009

    my dog
    my bf
    no work
    no school
    not looking at the clock, calendars, schedules
    my new car
    my very long hair
    Nordstrom
    Target
    pizza
    Chinese food
    mushrooms
    dreid persimmons
    the fair
    amusement parks
    travelling
    dining out
    Christmas
    thick, black ink pens
    post-its
    curling up at home on a cool or rainy day
    cool, lazy summer evenings
    the movies
    shopping: clothing, shoes, jewlery, watches, handbags, sunglasses
    the colors blue & purple
    silver
    swivel rings
    Jamba Juice Matcha Green tea Blast smoothie
    berry lemondade
    school (I've been going long enough!)
    the last day of school
    TV
    internet
    this board
    cool weather
    ladybugs...the only bugs I like!
    staying up late
    waking up when my boady allows me
    tennis
    musicals
    ice shows
    saltwater fish
    tulips
    makeup
     
  16. Rebel1

    Rebel1 Connoisseur

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    May 20, 2009

    HAPPY SPECIAL DAY!
    Hope you got everything OR most of the things that you wanted.:thumb:
    I'd say the BEST that anyone can ask for IS GREAT HEALTH so they can enjoy everything and all things in life.
    Hope you also had fun,
    Rebel1
     

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