100 Things I Love

I’ve seen a few people do this on their blogs, and I decided it was time to try it myself. In completely random order, here are 100 things I love:

  1. Good coffee
  2. Paris
  3. Yoga
  4. Going to the movies
  5. Getting up early when the house is dark and quiet
  6. Wine
  7. Train travel
  8. The soundtrack to Out Of Africa
  9. Dark chocolate with sea salt
  10. Nail polish
  11. Pinterest
  12. The sound of spoken Italian
  13. Sangria
  14. Running
  15. A man in a well-cut suit
  16. The airport
  17. Being a mom
  18. Writing
  19. Egg cups
  20. Bookstores
  21. High heeled shoes
  22. James Bond
  23. The rain
  24. New York City
  25. A warm fireplace on a cold night
  26. Olives
  27. Spending half an hour finding the exact right word
  28. Having the exact right word come to me like a bolt from the sky
  29. The smell of freshly cut grass
  30. Dresses
  31. Travel
  32. The head massage while my hairdresser is shampooing my hair
  33. The English countryside
  34. Cream tea
  35. Going to the ballet
  36. The fall
  37. The color pink
  38. Five star hotels
  39. European history
  40. Indiana Jones
  41. Vineyards
  42. Downton Abbey
  43. Goodreads
  44. The smell of lavender
  45. Popcorn
  46. People who wink, and not in a creepy way
  47. Boots
  48. Raspberries
  49. African safaris
  50. The sound of the ocean
  51. Gelato
  52. Sunset with a glass of wine
  53. Sunrise with a cup of coffee
  54. Martinis
  55. NFL on Sundays
  56. Good thin crust pizza
  57. Dancing
  58. Parisian croissants
  59. Dry humor
  60. Songza
  61. Christmas
  62. Open air markets
  63. A clean kitchen
  64. Twitter
  65. London
  66. Paper
  67. Lipgloss
  68. TV/radio announcers with rich, gravelly voices
  69. Eating in restaurants
  70. The feel of freshly washed sheets
  71. Bubble baths
  72. Singing in the car
  73. Caffe affogato (hot espresso poured over vanilla gelato)
  74. Thunderstorms
  75. Sushi
  76. The sound of my kids laughing
  77. A heartfelt compliment
  78. Grocery shopping
  79. The word quintessence
  80. The moment of departure on an adventure
  81. The feeling of returning home
  82. Cheese
  83. Writing in a coffee shop for hours
  84. Tuscany
  85. Reading a great first line in a book
  86. Umbrellas
  87. Shakespeare
  88. French fries
  89. Van Halen
  90. The BBC
  91. Making lists
  92. Dressing up
  93. Music from the 80s
  94. Tulips
  95. Handmade Mother’s Day gifts
  96. Brunch
  97. Libraries
  98. Caprese salad (ripe tomatoes, fresh buffalo mozzarella, basil, balsamic)
  99. The movie Moulin Rouge
  100. Chasing dreams
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  1. Love this list!!! And seriously, we have a lot in common ;) other than given ones like coffee and wine, olives are the bomb right???

    And I almost didn’t change my so-so hair dresser just because the head massage was so amazing during the wash ;)

    When you are all caught up on Downton Abbey, let’s chat

    • Thanks Becky!! Yes, I suspect our lists would overlap quite a bit. Downton Abbey!! We totally have to chat. And I have a hair salon appointment this weekend…mmm, can’t wait…

  2. I love this list and need to write my own. It might look a lot like yours.


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