1. Link the blogger who gave you the award on your post...
2. Write 10 things that make you happy...
3. Share it with at least 10 friends...Have fun!
Ten Things That Make Me Happy:
i. my boys, biological CJ and canine Mozart
ii. rustic charm
iii. the absence of pressure from my job on my personal life
iv. playing the piano
v. not having to cook dinners when I don't want to
vii. reading: libraries, bookstores, books, museums
viii. travelling / sightseeing
x. real friends, online and offline
xi. the third suggestion from this award makes me happy too. It is a suggestion, not a rule. Therefore I won't be breaking any rule if I passed this award on to just half of the suggestion, but all lovely and wonderful lady bloggers: