Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Happiness Is...

90 miles logged on a 21-speed bike
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6 whoopie pies consumed
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Countless hugs from friends and family
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Polly and Sarah Anne
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Fabulous percussionists gigging with you on the fly
(Eric George, you're something!!!!)
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The thought of coming home to a special man and two adorable kittehs
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iPhone pictures of clouds from the plane
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Getting to have my sister see me off at the gate for the first time in decades because of a lovely twist of avionic fate (and crying all the way down the chute from missing her already)
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My Poppy's 70th birthday party: a sea of endless loving faces; new babies, old friends, good food...
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Beer:beer:beer: mint chocolate chip ice cream!!!!
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twenty military cadets on the plane ride home: thank you for protecting our country.
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These sheets, this new city,
this sunny morning on earth.
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Contest results Friday morning - thank you for your patience - I missed you and have been loving your comments in the biggest way!!!


7 comments:

liz r. said...

Welcome back! It sounds like a wonderful trip.

MrsLittleJeans said...

Welcome back indeed! Whoopie pies, are they tasty?

xxoo

sylvestris said...

Welcome home, Allisunny!

xo
Dorothy

CrowNology said...

An amazing list.
Makes me feel Happy just reading it!
xo
Andrea

Good Girls Studio said...

Sounds like a perfect getaway! Welcome home!

mme. bookling said...

What the heck is a whoopie pie?

Glad you're home.

Cat said...

Oh, dear dear woopie pies! I used to make those when working in a bakery... they're quite yummy! Think of cakey, icing filled oreos and you sort of get the idea. :)