From freshly brewed coffee to the smell of a new car, here’s a list of simple things that most people enjoy.  As I read different things, I found I emotionally experienced them from memory. Such a boost to my morning.

  • Sleeping in a freshly made bed
  • Feeling the sun on your face
  • People saying ‘thank you’ or a random act of kindness from a stranger
  • Finding money in unexpected places
  • Having time to yourself
  • Laughing so hard it hurts
  • Snuggling on the sofa with a loved one
  • Freshly made bread
  • Doing something for others
  • The clean feeling after a shower
  • When your favorite song comes on the radio
  • Finding a bargain in the sales
  • Listening to the rainfall or thunderstorms when you’re inside
  • Freshly brewed tea or coffee
  • The thrill of personal achievement
  • Having a long hot bath
  • Seeing a fresh coating of snow
  • Freshly cut grass
  • Chocolate melting in your mouth
  • Doing something active outdoors (e.g. bike ride, run, country walk)
  • Bacon cooking in the morning
  • Talking to or playing with your pet
  • A soothing massage
  • That ‘Friday feeling’
  • A perfectly cooked steak
  • Waking up before the alarm and realizing there’s more time to sleep
  • Doing exercise
  • Rainbows
  • Remembering the name of something or someone you thought you’d forgotten
  • Making a perfectly baked cake or pie
  • Stepping on crunchy autumn leaves
  • Popping bubble wrap
  • Swimming in the sea or a lake
  • New car smell
  • Dancing like no one is watching
  • The smell of new books and magazines
  • Smell of a fine wine
  •  Putting your Out of Office on before going on holiday
  • Putting on a brand new pair of socks
  • Watching your breath float away in cold air
  • Singing in the shower
  • Picking an easy-to-peel orange from the fruit bowl
  • Loosening your jeans after you’ve eaten
  • The ‘pop’ when you open a new jar of jam




I was looking for another picture and came across this … couldn’t help myself.





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