kids happy

  • making a big sandcastle in the hot sand
  • self-teaching
  • time for playing catch before dinner
  • having a favorite subject
  • ticket-takers at theaters
  • good refereeing and umpiring
  • creating a poster
  • a favorite pen
  • quoting lines from a movie
  • storing notes and memorabilia in a family "time capsule"
  • a grape-juice mustache
  • getting tan lines
  • finding out who your true friends are
  • a cat sleeping with a paw over its eyes

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.