What little things do you love?

Jordan Lejuwaan (@jordan) 11 years, 6 months ago

– the sound of the trash being emptied on my Mac
– warm clothes out of the dryer
– the first song I listen to in the morning when my ears are still fresh
– blowing smoke rings
– pressing the ‘publish’ button after finishing an article
– the sound of the rain on a roof
– breaking the top of creme brulee with a spoon

January 20, 2011 at 6:59 pm
Martijn Schirp (112,780)A (@martijn) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

– Refreshing HE and see new people with happy faces
– My cats waiting for me outside the door
– Birds tjirping!

Paul (2) (@4everlyfe) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

– the first cut into a fresh piece of construction paper
– first shower after getting a short haircut
– playing hockey with a freshly taped stick

Cameron (24) (@cman759) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

-the texture of the paper in a new book
-how much space i have after I clean
-that first hit off a fat ass J
-smoke tricks
-bong rips
-weed in general
-seeing red on facebook

Brittney Novelly (16) (@novdog) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

-the tingly sensation of jumping in hot water after being very cold
-a salty, brisk ocean breeze
-the warmth of sunshine on skin
-the smell of art supplies
-the indescribable feeling of hearing/seeing your favorite music performed live
-the fresh scent of AZ air after it rains
-the feeling of being stoked off life :)

Jordan Lejuwaan (23,445)A (@jordan) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

I’ll have to compile all of these in one giant post. I could read these all day haha

Derrick Pickerill (19) (@dpick97) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

-the sound of my ringer on my phone after I sent a really important text/email (A reply)
-my parents voices telling me how wrong I am in my views of life(I love proving them wrong!)
-opening an unopened bottle of liquor ready to get the night started
-the feeling of going outside into the cold after working out hardcore
-waking up to my white board of values/goals/beliefs and motivations
-Dreaming, yes i do lucid dream in fact I did a speech about it in my public speaking class using a lot from HE (of course i cited you Jordan and the sources you used :D) but besides lucid dreaming normal dreams are awesome too even nightmares only spark my curiosity.
-The feel of a football being thrown with a perfect spiral to my friend.
-The look/sound of a basketball “swooshing”(nothing but net) into the basket. Obviously it’s better if I do this.
-Being sore after a long workout. GET FIT YO! :D

Carla JM (3) (@likeadragonfly) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

-to look at the Blue sky, clouds and other phenomenons. The moon, rainbows.
-Trees and the color of flowers.
-Nature in general (im fascinated with it)
-Spontaneous meeting and conversations
-When you see someone you might like at the street and this person looks at you too. Thats fun xD
-Feeling the power inside
-Feeling good for being different and chillin out with your life
-When i finish some knitting
-Turn on the tv and find some new chapter of your favorite tv serie or a good movie
-When a movie downloads completely
-When i discover a song or a band
-Taking an awesome picture, after many tries
-Afternoon Walks o early in the morning
-When i read good outlaud a text in another language
-A smile
-The freedom of laughing anywhere
-Feeling gratefull for the sunrise and the moonrise
-Listening to migratory birds at night
-After taking a shower
-Playing with my pets (a dog and a parrot lol)
-Encourage people to do what they want in life

Ben (231)M (@benjamin) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

– Looking at nature and the sky
– The smell of sunscreen, it reminds me of summer
– The sound of skateboard wheels rolling down the street
– (excuse me for this one) the feeling of utter relaxation of finally using the bathroom after holding it for a long time
– A cold, refreshing drink after a hot summer day of skateboarding
– Listening to an entire album all at once

Jordan Lejuwaan (23,445)A (@jordan) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

Here’s a few from when I was a kid:
– The feeling the instant you wake up on Christmas morning
– Showing up to the first day of school with your favorite new outfit on
– Waking up to see your mom bought donuts
– The first time you held hands with someone special

Martijn Schirp (112,780)A (@martijn) 11 years, 6 months ago ago


Lisa (4) (@sfarsai) 8 years, 6 months ago ago

Move to Ottawa :)

Rachel Willis (11) (@rachelwillis7) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

*Long, deep conversations (had one on New Years from midnight – 8 a.m.!)
*Meeting people that are so different from you & connecting
*Hearing a song that should be the soundtrack to that moment
*The moment right before you kiss someone for the first time, when nothing else exists except the two of you
*The smell of Escada Ocean Lounge… it makes me feel like myself
*Sleeping on my balcony
*Having an epiphany when you least expect it
*The natural high you get after you run
*Doing things on school/work nights that no one else would even think about doing. Why should we wait for the weekend to really live?
*Real letters instead of e-mails

Maia (0) (@maia) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

-Unique relationships, people
-Rachel Willis
-Happy accidents (especially when painting)
-Sitting in quaint places, doing any activity
-Random adventures
-Making Rachel Willis’ life better
-Discovery of awesome sites like these!

P.S. smoke rings and Chuckles

Alex Eastman (71) (@alex) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

-First sip of a cold can of Mt. Dew
-The “bloop” sound on facebook for a new message
-Creasing paper
-Knowing a song on the radio
-Catching up with friends I haven’t talked to in a while
-Crunching snow

iamjimmy (27) (@iamjimmy) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

-smell of wet dust, like right when it starts to rain
-feeling like you just payed it forward, like in the movie.
-seeing glimpses of true innocent curiosity, like when a kid asks a wild question or is amazed by something.
-looking at a finished piece of work
-random encounters with people you have never seen.
-seeing living things other than people.
-dreaming. but thats sort of a BIG thing.

Sarah (0) (@shorechic74) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

the ocean
my dogs
the laugh of my daughter
the sun
the moon
a nice meal

chris de vera (4) (@yogini) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

* a daisy!
* smell of newly cut grass
* flying kites
* white shirt and jeans
* hearing songs you grew up listening to on the radio
* balloons
* breaking bread with someone
* hearing or seeing people laugh HEARTILY
* laughing HEARTILY myself
* laughing till my sides and stomach hurts
* velcro
* home-cooked food (mom’s cooking)
* not holding back on anything at all
* baking for friends/family
* crossing that finish line after running miles and miles
* floating on water
* laying my head on top of someone’s shoulder
* running downhill
* saying or asking, WHY NOT?
* being soda and starbucks free for 4 years now!
* making eye contact
* kisses
* writing on good paper
* playing with my nephew and niece
* catching up with friends after not seeing them for a long time
* crayons and coloring books
* getting a grip on a crag
* welcoming silence
* blowing bubbles
* sand on my toes
* plain m&ms
* BEing love and being loved.

Bryan (2) (@bryan) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

-cooking a good meal
-camp fire
-the cocoon of warmth your bed turns into after a long nights sleep on a cold night
-Dogfishhead 60 minute IPA

Syn.Ther. (46) (@luna) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

I love My 8 year old Pearl, little still….
I love the first cigarette and coffee in the morning
I love watching the sunrise
I love the taste of salt in the air when a storm is coming (used to live by the sea)
I love the great conversation with the arab taxidriver today, stating most arabs do not
consider Iranian regime arabic.
I love dark chocolat, now i will get some.

Peace from the lowlands

pmc (1) (@obasilisco) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

i love to dream
to stumble in old drawings/paintings/writings and memories (nostalgia in general)
the feeling i get when i learn anything new
watch the sky in an non polluted area
weed and synchronized talks/toughts
when i discover my new favorite movie/music/book

Nathan (0) (@weizzguy88) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

– the smell of sawdust (reminds me of my grandpa)
– ice cold glass of milk
– seeing life come full circle
– unique brew & kind herb
– daydreams
;- gettin in the zone

Thomas P. (3) (@oliver) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

– Walking with no destination

– A cup of green/ black tea in the morning

– The smell of an old book

– Feeling a haiku “come” to me

– The smell of smoke being washed off in the shower after a night by a fire

– Being woken up by my dog

Phil (8) (@phil) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

– Smelling the african bush

– The moment after crashing a bike…where you realise the bike is okay….(generally dosn’t happen with road bikes…dirt ftw)

-soldering wire

-cracking appart those small yogurt containers

-Watching a torrent go …99.8%…99.9%…100%…

-the feeling of a car responding, almost….talking, through touch


Jessica Agee (3) (@jessica5891) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

-the smell of fresh ground coffee brewing
-laying in bed at night letting my imagination run wild before i fall asleep
-the sound and smell of rain
-gray dismal days that most people hate
-the consistant warmth of summer, no cold mornings or evenings
-food from my favorite mediterranean restaurant every sunday
-night time
-hearing my text alert go off and seeing the name of someone i’m into (hasn’t happened lately)

Kathy (0) (@kathyno) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

-babies laughing
-birds chirping
-things that make me laugh
-streaming movies

vi (0) (@vusovi) 11 years, 6 months ago ago

-music that feels good from the moment it hits your ears.
-family that never gives up on you.
-meeting new people of all ages, races, wisdom, humor, and intellect.
-acting like a kid, running around with friends, and going on adventures.
-watching people enjoy the food or goodies that I cook or bake.
-seeing someone you love first thing in the morning and that person being just as happy to see you.
-a child’s hug.
-finishing something you worked very hard on and being proud of it.

most of all: the moments in which you find yourself thinking that you are very thankful for the things you have, the memories you’ve had, and what lies ahead of you.

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