lovable things

November 11, 2008

freshly laundered white bed linens, tightly tucked with perfect hospital corners

new notebooks

sherpa-lined hoodies

clementines

basil

well-worn patchwork quilts

homemade macaroni-and-cheese

making lists

spools of ribbon

cashmere sweaters

brightly colored rainboots

fresh mozzarella, sprinkled with course salt, freshly ground pepper and a drizzle of olive oil

seaside cottages with whitewashed floors

lime green, robin’s egg blue, tangerine orange, chocolate brown

line dried diapers

arriving home to find packages on the front porch

downloading free apps

mediterranean tapas, but no olives, please

indian fiction

the words cacophony, dichotomous, illustrious, and regatta

catalogs

pyrex mixing bowls

vanilla bean mighty leaf tea with steamed milk and honey

npr podcasts

homemade pizza dough

rubber ducks

family photo christmas cards

garlic mashed potatoes

rice krispy treats

playdates

sweet, skunky puppy breath

mewling kittens

white twinkly christmas lights

fluffy down pillows

google earth

downward dog

wispy baby hair

bear snores on

pumpkin pie blizzards

jelly cat stuffed animals

richard avedon portraits

moleskine journals

browsing through bookstores

vic’s coffee

fresh tortillas

fountain diet coke

crisp fall mornings in colorado

wooly hats that don’t itch

carving a perfect turn

checkout aisles with no lines

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2 Responses to “lovable things”

  1. Kerry Says:

    I didn’t know you didn’t like oilves – me neither! YUCKY!

  2. Isaac Says:

    I like turtles!


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