kids happy

  • vocabulary words learned by heart
  • the way it feels when a broken heart heals
  • successful downloads
  • the simple pleasure of sneezing
  • a stuffed-animal support group
  • gently dropping into sleep
  • a radical hair makeover
  • a donkey that looks like Eeyore
  • potato print Mother's Day cards
  • your parents' love letters
  • losing yourself in music
  • a close game of Scrabble
  • not getting stung
  • a brand-new sweater

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.