Happiness today is my new short hair being commented upon, and then the drop-jaw looks when I say "oh, I did it myself."
Happiness today is two slices of cold watermelon as soon as I get home from work.
Happiness today is knowing we will have simple pasta for dinner. Requires no more thought.
Happiness today is knowing I have an excellent book to read. Room, by Emma Donoghue. Have read a few pages and I was instantly transfixed.
Happiness is not working tomorrow.
Happiness is the Bento Box I had for lunch today.
Happiness is the colour of my nails. OPI Cajun Shrimp. The prettiest red for summer.
Happiness is having knocked out a deal with two of my kids re walking the dog. Yes it involves money but what the hell. She gets walked, they make some money and everyone is happy.
Happiness is knowing we watch some Lost tonight.
Happiness is knowing we also watch some Big Bang tonight.
Happiness is knowing the caterer is booked for my mum's upcoming 70th birthday party.
Happiness is knowing what my next story is, and having done some good stuff yesterday.
Happiness is knowing I have the heart of an ox (not quite the cardiologist's words) and lungs of steel. So the feeling I've been having in my chest is neither lungs nor heart. Next stop - gastroenterologist.
Happiness is knowing my honey is taking me somewhere nice on the weekend.
Happiness is anticipating the Royal Wedding. I can't help it. I LOVE IT.
Happiness is having the piano tuned tomorrow.
Happiness is mopping the kitchen floor tomorrow. I'm serious.
Happiness is snatching 40 minutes or so outside on the trampoline to soak up some rays. Tomorrow.
Happiness is knowing I could sleep in tomorrow, although I won't. Too much to do.