Reasons to be cheerful on July 30, 2018 Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps If you are the same age as I am you might remember Ian Dury's song, "Reasons to be cheerful, part 2". Well here are ten of mine, in no particular order: grandchildren tea wine eggs sunshine books knitting and crochet Ian swallows singing reasons to be cheerful Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps Comments Starting Over, Accepting Changes - Maybe30 July 2018 at 17:21Pretty close to mine, however, eggs would be lower on my list and Ian is taken.ReplyDeleteRepliesElizabeth Musgrave30 July 2018 at 21:28Remember mine are not in any order! If they were Ian would be at the top! DeleteRepliesReplyReplyphyllis weaving30 July 2018 at 18:19Chocolate, coffee.ReplyDeleteRepliesElizabeth Musgrave30 July 2018 at 21:28Oh yes to both those! DeleteRepliesReplyReplyPenny Lynch30 July 2018 at 20:39Listening to Immie singing ReplyDeleteRepliesElizabeth Musgrave30 July 2018 at 21:29That's a lovely one penny! DeleteRepliesReplyReplyFrith31 July 2018 at 00:46"Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick" is the only Ian Dury song I remember, but I love it still. In no particular order: my new apartment, time to do things I love, a solid job, a great boss, the beach within a short stroll, my son is done with Summer school (!), knitting, studying Japanese, textiles, seeing my Italian penpal and her family next week.ReplyDeleteRepliesElizabeth Musgrave31 July 2018 at 21:23Oh yes, I knew that song too! Love your reasons to be cheerful! DeleteRepliesReplyReplymaterfamilias31 July 2018 at 05:07I'll be mentally making the list and re-making it now, over the next day or so -- fun!ReplyDeleteRepliesElizabeth Musgrave31 July 2018 at 21:24It's fun isn't it? And the reasons change every day! DeleteRepliesReplyReplylilac and old roses5 August 2018 at 21:53No wine for me so I would have to add the sea. Otherwise spot on for me too! Including Ian, my hubby! I do seasonal top favourites too, I love a list! Jane xReplyDeleteRepliesElizabeth Musgrave6 August 2018 at 18:49The sea is a lovely one! I love it too. What a great idea. DeleteRepliesReplyReplyCro Magnon10 August 2018 at 06:18May I delete No 7, and replace it with all things Pork.ReplyDeleteRepliesElizabeth Musgrave15 August 2018 at 16:09Certainly. Excellent idea. DeleteRepliesReplyReplyWisewebwoman30 September 2018 at 17:43I'd add "my beach" which is near me and shares its seasons with me as I knit quietly and watch both it and the frolicking dogs and kids.XOWWWReplyDeleteRepliesReplyBoyett-Brinkley22 October 2018 at 02:04Your list is about the same as mine except for #7, 8, 9!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment Comments are the best thing and the conversations they produce are the whole purpose of blogging for me. Do tell me what you think!