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And the little things that made you happy today are…

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Hellokittymania Thu 26-Mar-20 12:46:39

For me, this morning, I open my window, put on some music, set the table, and had a little tiny buffet breakfast with what I have… It’s not much, just some cereal and water, since I don’t have milk… Some juice, my coffee, a slice of cheese, salami, and yogurt… I don’t have much food so I’m trying to stay full. And I thought, breakfast is the most important meal of the day right? Anyway, what’s yours?

Queenparsnip Thu 26-Mar-20 13:48:02

In a right bad mood today (day 13 of self isolation, not that a lot will change but it'll be nice to get out for a walk at least)
Small things that have slightly helped me be a smidge less grumpy are free Headspace subscription for NHS workers, I got Spotify premium set up and my Asda shopping finally successfully went through online. My kids are putting on all different dressing up costumes which is quite funny too.

Ninkanink Thu 26-Mar-20 13:52:16

Sunshine streaming through the windows, hearing birdsong outside, wearing my pretty pyjamas, gown and fluffy slippers, plus big earrings. My cup of Nescafé cappuccino (from a sachet). Talking to my daughters and hearing their bright voices, in the knowledge that they both are safe and well, as far as we know.

Pandoraslastchance Thu 26-Mar-20 13:53:21

I've just finished my last treatment for my breast cancer. The sun is shining and the birds are tweeting.

Windyatthebeach Thu 26-Mar-20 13:56:06

Took dpuppy out in an attempt to calm her down. Just made homemade veg soup with veg given by a local pub that has closed it's doors - ds's place of work - he is jobless like many.

PerkingFaintly Thu 26-Mar-20 13:58:48

My lovely neighbour left some shopping for me on the step.

billyt Thu 26-Mar-20 14:12:22

My daughter sending me videos of my youngest grandson. Two months old. (My grandson, not my daughter grin)

It's amazing how things change almost daily grin

Ninkanink Thu 26-Mar-20 14:13:15

Oh yes they visibly grow and change so much in those early days!

Elllicam Thu 26-Mar-20 14:14:29

I made some chocolate chip/walnut/apple sauce cookies (no eggs)

givemeacall Thu 26-Mar-20 14:23:37

My sons have played together really well so far today

UsernameTaken76 Thu 26-Mar-20 15:37:45

I have spent an hour sitting in the garden in a deckchair in the sun with a glass of prosecco and my book. Yes it’s a little chilly but I feel the most relaxed I have in a while now.

SuperMeerkat Thu 26-Mar-20 16:03:33

@Pandoraslastchance Woo hoo!! How exciting 🥳 I was very excited looking at my living room which is freshly painted and very tidy.

mummagirl Thu 26-Mar-20 16:10:22

Taught my youngest(and only one at home as others are grown up) to play scrabble. We had a ball......and were eating dh's homemade soup.
Now he's using bananagrams to make the names of our extended family in a scramble fashion on the floor.....family matters

BlueCowWonders Thu 26-Mar-20 16:10:55

My dd taking a nap next to me in my bed. She's a teenager-this feels therapeutic for us both

Carrie7469 Thu 26-Mar-20 16:13:03

My cat is no longer poorly 👍🐈

LoveFameTragedy Thu 26-Mar-20 16:14:35

DD got up and did PE with Joe with me this morning. She looked gorgeous.

MozzchopsThirty Thu 26-Mar-20 16:20:25

Wine at 3pm

paperdreams16 Thu 26-Mar-20 16:24:46

Digging in the soil and making dens in the sunshine with our little class of key worker children at work today. I don’t have a garden so it was even nicer. Lovely to do the parts of teaching I enjoy the most but rarely get to do!

TheMustressMhor Thu 26-Mar-20 16:34:29

Finding that my sherry order via Amazon will be here tomorrow.

Reading my blog www.the-robbing-butcher.co.uk

TheMustressMhor Thu 26-Mar-20 16:35:25

Carrie I am glad your cat is better. That does worry me - having to go to the vet's in this climate.

PawPatrolMakesMeDrink Thu 26-Mar-20 16:36:47

A bird sat on my washing line and sang a song this morning while I was cleaning. Was lovely.

tinseltitsandlittlegits Thu 26-Mar-20 16:37:20

My severely autistic 15 year old son who only says a few words sang me the alphabet song perfectly ❤️👦🏻

SnakePlant Thu 26-Mar-20 17:01:50

This is such a lovely thread. Big congratulations on finishing your treatment pandora. Must be a great feeling.
Mine have been chatting to little DGD on the phone and hearing her chirpy voice. Making some tomato, pepper and carrot soup which has come out really well due to online substitution of Napolini tinned tomatoes instead of my usual own brand type.
Sitting out on my balcony. It was so hot in the sun I had to dig out some sun cream

Terralee Thu 26-Mar-20 17:19:51

Seeing my neighbour's cute kitties play fighting in the garden here's a pic of them both..

LyingWitchInTheWardrobe Thu 26-Mar-20 18:51:16

This one's a bit ridiculous but I was walking to the pharmacy to pick up my prescriptions (exercise AND essentialwink) and I saw something black in the gutter up ahead, it looked like a dead bird and I was gutted.

Imagine my delight when I got up close and it was just a black poo bag tied in a knot.

I swear, it really cheered me up. <little things> grin

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