happy house

  • a picaresque novel
  • hand-painted murals and tiles
  • treating yourself to breakfast out
  • groceraunts, in-store dining in places like Whole Foods
  • picking apples
  • a spot for one's daily stint of painting
  • when being kind makes you feel better about yourself than you ever thought possible
  • strangers smiling at you on the beach
  • the Goodyear Blimp painted with acrylic
  • subtle outcrops and ravines
  • learning something about everything
  • getting your morning makeup on in five minutes
  • your first artistic impression
  • magnificent muffins

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