- making a big sandcastle in the hot sand
- 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.