Ten Things That Make Me Happy

Hello, friend! Today, I participated on a very interesting initiative on Instagram called”Ten Things That Make Me Happy”. The rule the nominee will post a picture and list ten things that make him / her happy, then invite 20 more friends to play. It is a great way to get to know each other better and meet new friends, so I thought it would be fun for me to repost my list here and share with you. Also, I invite you to share your list in the comment section. 🙂 Without further a due, here is my ten:

1. My family, for obviously reasons;
2. The smile on my boys’ face, that includes the oldest one;
3. Coffee in the morning. I don’t drink a lot of coffee, but one cup is a must;
4. See beautiful things – nature, places, people, picture, art, anything!
5. Score dream piece on sale. Can’t we all relate to that? ;D
6. Yoga. Yoga and other forms of exercises help me refocus and feeling refreshed;
7. Chatting with my girls, in person or virtually. A must everyday;
8. Singing. Most of the time, I do it in the car when I am driving alone. Not a songbird but who cares! 😀
9. Make someone smile. It is easy said than done but I do try;
10. Wearing beautiful clothes, oh hey, hello!

There are many more things in this world makes me happy, a good movie, a lovely song, etc. I think the point of making a list like this is to help us visualize what matters. Often, we can’t have them all at once, when we feel sad, however, pick a thing or two from the list will definitely change the day!5S6A10325S6A09855S6A1082
Today’s outfit is a typical #5 and in my eyes, they are #10 as well, double the happiness! I said #5 because the Celine bag, I first saw them at Nordstrom earlier this year and was debating if I should get it. Love the colors but not sure about how practical this combination is. More than half year later, an exact copy showed up on YOOX, less than half the original price, so I jumped on it.

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The dress is both #5 and #10, at least as I see it. 🙂 Found it during a last-call kind of sale, I was sure if it would fit me by just looking at the picture. When the item was delivered and tried on, I couldn’t be happier. It has this asymmetrical bubbled hem, fun and flirty! By adding a high-back blazer, the whole look becomes office-friendly. A simple change of accessories, afterwork social, here I come!

Thank you very much for reading! Share your list, will you? Until my next post!

(Helmut Lang blazer<on sale>; Rachel Comey dress, Fendi mule; Celine bag;  Amle necklace )

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6 comments on “Ten Things That Make Me Happy

  1. brighting

    Nice post! my list:
    1 My family
    2 my son’s piano study even he doesn’t really like it
    3 gorgeous skin
    4 nice clothes especially nice shoes and bags , lol
    5 chatting with my friends even I am not a really social person
    6 travel at least 2times per year
    7 Nice food
    8 Sleep well
    9 Good energy doing things
    10 be positive 🙂

    btw, I love your dress, simple and neat!

    1. petiteflower

      Thank you, dear! If I can have your #3 (btw, you totally have it all the time), I will be happy, too. 🙂

  2. danxuan

    my 10:
    1. play with my kids
    2.talk to my friends
    3. my cats
    4.dance and run
    5.a cup of good wine
    6.put make-up on
    7.loose a pound
    8.hugs and kisses
    9. art class
    10. a good dish I make

    1. petiteflower

      Nice list! I can totally see you with 9 because the pictures you took are beautiful! (Sorry I saw them in LT but it was always too late to comment.)

  3. Joyce Mung

    Totally agree except the coffee in the morning:)

    1. petiteflower

      What? You don’t drink coffee? 😉