Tag Archives: things

Life would be so much better without ..

  1. Sulky moody people
  2. People that spit and pee in public
  3. Single, friendly types on a bus or flight
  4. Loud, flashy clothes and individuals
  5. Science fiction, horror and fantasy
  6. Basketball, volleyball and netball
  7. Reading manuals
  8. Religious fanaticism
  9. Sycophancy and hypocrisy
  10. The smell and taste of hot milk and hot water
  11. Eating burgers or schwarmas in public
  12. Music: Soul, Jazz, Lingala
  13. Practical jokes/ pranks
  14. Rum and raising ice cream
  15. Visible panty lines and visible underwear
  16. The feeling of dirt between my toes or having rain fall on my toes
  17. Biscuits, chocolates or sweets with nuts or coconut in the centre
  18. Red meat

Things that make me smile

  1. My family
  2. All my friends
  3. Tea/coffee
  4. My bed, my linen and all my pillows
  5. My room/ any personal space I lay claim to – so my desk, a particular seat I like
  6. Quiet early mornings and rainy afternoons
  7. Rock/ Soft pop music
  8. Third Day, Sarah Groves, Dixie Chicks, John Legend, Barlow Girls, Casting Crows, Simpiwe Dana, Freshlyground
  9. Baking and cooking
  10. Lamps
  11. My handbags
  12. Dolls
  13. Washing dishes and a sparkly and shiny kitchen
  14. Generations, Intersexions, Masterchef, Come Dine with me SA, Wedding shows, Gilmore Girls, Felicity
  15. Music award shows and countdowns
  16. Countries I’d love to visit: Britain, India, Spain, Morocco, Namibia, Australia
  17. Economics
  18. My stationery especially my pens
  19. Watches with a black face
  20. Food I love to eat: rice, potatoes, fish & sea food, butter nut, pastries, porridge
  21. Bookshops, Libraries
  22. Long and quiet bus rides
  23. Basking in the sun
  24. The Bible my mom gave me when I turned 16
  25. Flavours I love: cinammon, cumin, vanilla, coffee, black pepper
  26. Sports I love to watch on telly: Hockey, Athletics, Tennis
  27. NEW YORK!!
  28. My earring collection
  29. Authors I love: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Marian Keyes, Ken Follet, Bryce Courtenay ( I simply looked at my bookshelf but this list is in no ways complete 🙂 )
  30. My mugs each and every one of them.