kids happy

  • today
  • being a couch potato for the night
  • napping on the beach
  • low crime and good police
  • an important moment
  • satellite pictures
  • Playskool alphabet blocks
  • Gatorade kegs
  • a tire swing, a swingset, sandbox, clubhouse, or tree to climb
  • the Frito Bandito
  • imagination, magic, make-believe
  • bouncing up and down on a trampoline
  • the board game I loved as a child
  • the loon's call

Things for kids to be happy about is a random list of smiley thoughts. It says to young people: enjoy the moment and look positively toward the future.