Happiness Journal for Camilla: Week of April 8 2012


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April 8, 2012, Sunday, Happiness is: Thomas’ excitement. Grits with bacon and toast. Chocolate. Adventures with Thomas and Lillian. Washoe Lake … the views, the peace, the quite, the beauty. Warm weather. Team TLC Easter BBQ. Snuggling next to Thomas … Continue reading

Happiness Journal for Camilla: Week of February 19 2012

February 19, 2012, Sunday, Happiness is:

Knowing that uncomfortable learning moments for Thomas infuse him with confidence.
Long walks with Thomas.
Walking to the park.
The beauty of nature.
Sitting at the park while Thomas plays.
Sharing my life with others.
Being kind to others.

February 20, 2012, Monday, Happiness is:

No school for Thomas today.
Picnic lunches on the beach.
An adventure with Thomas.
Washoe Lake.
Thomas’ excitement over climbing up and down sand dunes.
Thomas’ love of reading.
Coming home after an adventure.
Playing board games with Thomas in front of the fire.
Reading a book to Thomas.

February 21, 2012, Tuesday, Happiness is:

Getting things done.
Laughing with Thomas.
Playing UNO in front of the fire with Thomas.
Feeling gratitude.
A beautiful sunset.

February 22, 2012, Wednesday, Happiness is:

Encouragement from others.
Time away from my sweet little man, Thomas.
Good days at school for Thomas.
Meeting new people.
Hugs and laughter.
Sunny, warm days.
Walks to the park.

February 23, 2012, Thursday, Happiness is:

Words of encouragement.
Thomas having a good day.
Volcano erupting experiments with Thomas.
Holding hands with Thomas.
Walks outside on a beautiful day.

February 24, 2012, Friday, Happiness is:

Walks to the park with Thomas.
The Sun warming my body.
The right words, at the right moment, in the right way.
Listening to my favorite tunes while walking to the park.
Hanging out with friends … Kymberlee Simantel, Brenda Do and Brian Benson.
Hugging, Smiling, Laughing with friends.

February 25, 2012, Saturday, Happiness is:

Hanging out with Thomas.
Bacon and eggs with Thomas.
Bartley Ranch with Thomas.
Running errands with Thomas.
Pizza and Champagne with Momma and Frank.
Movie Night.


Happiness Journal for Camilla: Week of February 5 2012


February 5, 2012, Sunday, Happiness is:

Thomas and Lillian playing together.
A clean house.
Pepperoni Pizza.
Family reading night.
My comfy cozy bed.

February 6, 2012, Monday, Happiness is:

Support and love from friends I’ve never met in person.
Thomas having a good day at kindergarten.
A visit from Mom and Frank.
A pantry and fridge full of good, healthy food.

February 7, 2012, Tuesday, Happiness is:

Reaching goals.
Encouragement from friends.
Dinner out with Momma and Frank.

February 8, 2012, Wednesday, Happiness is:

A full tummy.
Lillian’s happiness.
Thomas snuggles.
Thomas having a good time with and getting along with his Dad.
Gas in the car.
Time spent with special friends.

February 9, 2012, Thursday, Happiness is:

Thomas having a good day at kindergarten.
Date Day with Lillian.
Having Momma and Frank here for a visit.

February 10, 2012, Friday, Happiness is:

A roof over our heads.
Food in our fridge and pantry.
A few extra rolls of toilet paper.
A very good car in excellent condition.
Thomas and Lillian playing in the park.
Nature and her beauty.

February 11, 2012, Saturday, Happiness is:

Lillian’s excitement about spending two weeks with The Romanos.
Alone time with Thomas.
Library day with Thomas.
Seeing Thomas so absorbed in a book, he does not stop until he has read the entire book (even if it takes an hour or two).
Happiness is kind people. Happiness is the man in Walmart who directed Thomas and I to a shorter line. I was not in a hurry and Thomas and I were happily talking to one another and being patient. Then the kind man in front of us asked us to go ahead of him. AND, then when I turned to thank him once again, he smiled and blessed me. Happiness is kind people and being kind to others spreads happiness.
Dinner with just my Thomas tonight.
Toasting with Thomas over dinner.
Thomas’ toasts to Lillian making it to Vegas, to Lillian having fun in Vegas, to our yummy dinner and to our exciting and fun day together.
Movie night with just my little man tonight!