Tuesday, September 25, 2012

My Happy List: Three Things That Made Me Smile This Week!

I suppose that Mamarazzi is still on her break, and I don't have link coding, but I want to share My Happy List anyway!

My Happy List

1.   The Fresh Market had a display of vintage candy just in time for Halloween.  Seeing all the popular candies from my childhood made me smile!  


Do you remember Nik L Nips?  I loved those things!

2.   Bonnie was her typical naughty self and rolled in the mud on Monday.  I had to give her a bath, and poor things really needs to visit her groomer this week.  But I can't stay mad at her for long....just look at that innocent face!  :/ Her consternation at getting a bath made me smile and laugh!


3.   I follow Carol Marine's blog, and I had to giggle at one of her latest daily paintings.  The chicken is making googly eyes at the rooster!!!  ;P  Run little rooster, run!!!  Carol's paintings often make me smile!


Do you have any *happy* to share?

Until next time...

Ricki Jill
Art @ Home
Art @ Home

Welcome to Art @ Home! My name is Ricki Jill Treleaven, and this is where I share creative living with a Southern accent. Live since 2010, Art @ Home is for the reader who wants to discover creative ways to enjoy home through decorating, cooking, reading, and creative projects. I also chronicle the adventures of my busy family.


  1. Love all your happy posts. Bonnie is the cutest. Mind you I'm partial to Westies. Linda

  2. you had me at the candy i was drooling

  3. That pooch would always make me smile. They are the cutest breed! My good friend has his twin. Not the calmest dog on the block, but a cutie!

  4. Oh, your puppy is so cute! See, pictures like that really make me want to get a dog... ;)
    All wonderful reasons to be happy!!

  5. Bonnie is the cutest little thing...she makes me happy toooo.

  6. What a pretty dog Bonnie is...her face just makes me smile!


  7. Ricki Jill,
    I love your happy posts. Your doggie is darling. I'm happy that it's officially fall and all that the season brings with it gives me a spring in my step and song in my heart. :-)

  8. Very cute and happy post!!! What makes me happy this week. My husband has been helping me make my office drapes :)
    I can't wait to finish them.


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  10. Awesome little dog you have there. So sweet. And I too loved those little waxy soda dips. Mmmm. I participated in the HAPPY list myself.

  11. I never could decide if I liked those wax bottles or not... I don't like food that's a lot of work each time you eat it... I don't like sunflower seeds in the shell for that reason lol. I do love seeing the halloween goodies out though!

    And Bonnie is super cute, as usual! :)

  12. Hi Ricki Jill, I'm happy because I finished making fall wreathes. A few more mums around and I'm done! I sure enjoyed your happy list...........Bonnie is adorable. Now I'm off to visit Carol's blog.

    The French Hutch

  13. I love sweet Bonnie! I'd like to bring her home with me for a little while :)

  14. Stopping by here always makes me happy...for real!

  15. Bonnie is the exact kind of dog I want. If I ever got a dog. Adorable!!

    On my happy list....I got picked to chaperone the upcoming pumpkin patch field trip!

  16. They even had those little wax bottles of juice when I was a little kid, along with wax lips, moustaches and whistles. I loved them!

    As for happy...it has been lacking a bit around our neck of the woods. However, a couple of days ago our friends got some really bad news about their 5 year old which really put all of my woes into perspective. So, I'm going to remember to count my blessings and quit whining.

  17. Do you remember Pixie Stix? I loved those...pure sugar. :o) Bonnie is pretty stinkin' cute...I couldn't resist that face either. Hope you week is going well!

  18. Bonnie is just adorable! She makes me want to have a Westie, even though I'm a 'big dog' person (of course, I've been wanting a Norwich terrier for some time now, too). Sounds like you're having a great week! :)

  19. I follow Carol Marine's blog as well.... I love getting her daily painting in my email every day. It is about one of the few things I enjoy getting versus all the spam that seems to overtake it these days.
    Bonnie is adorable!! I can now relate to the idea of a groomer. That is next on my list.

  20. She is just too cute..!

    Ciao Bella
    Creative Carmelina


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