A 4-year old daughter who takes notice of the pink and purple hues in the sky as the sun sets ... and is excited to point them out to me.
A 7-year old son who - upon noticing that we have just run out of Halloween candy after passing out 160 pieces to 160 adorably-dressed trick-or-treaters and we still have 10 kids left standing at our doorstep - runs over to his own, freshly-collected Halloween stash, grabs 10 pieces of sweets, and proceeds to hand them out to the kids waiting in anticipation on our porch.
And, the following two songs (and videos) ...
I dare you to sit still while listening to this one: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eoaTl7IcFs8
I dare you not to smile during this one: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3TTAUv-FM3I
Snagging a book contract would also fit into this list quite nicely. But ... that will have to wait for another day! Something to look forward to, I guess! :-)
Have a happy one!