— 1 — The year-long birthday celebration is still going on, and the present I got this week is hilarious (tho I’m not quite sure if it’s meant to be a coffee cup or a wine glass): — 2 — Every now and again, I find a movie so sweet and endearing that I know…
— 1 — Welcome to this week’s edition of 7 Quick Takes Friday, er… Saturday. Because sometimes Fridays just don’t work out and/or I’m not 100% sure what to post in a timely fashion – and because there’s grace. (And an extended deadline on the link-up. 😉 Thanks, Kelly!) — 2 — True story: instead…
— 1 — Happy Friday, everyone! If you haven’t yet discovered the gem that is Random Cathy: Life Outside The Lines, now is your chance! Cathy wrote a post last week called Thoughts On Growth And Change that perfectly captures the fluidity of faith and the constancy of God. It’s probably poor blogging strategy to be all like…
— 1 — Winter has finally arrived in the Midwest – and boy, has it ever. People, it is COLD. But there is snow now, so at least it’s pretty! I have always loved the snow. When I looked up a post I remembered writing about it (over 6 years ago now), I was reminded…
— 1 — This week’s best text of the week award goes to: “Yay! Julia finally made a good decision!” Sadly, only true Parenthood fans will truly understand that, but OMGoodness, she sent the lawyer kid home last night. Joel – we’re pulling for you. We know you were really dumb for about 5 episodes….
Simple Felicity is, at its heart, a blog based on the unshakeable belief that happiness really isn't all that complicated. Sometimes finding it can be - but happiness itself is pretty simple, and it's often found in the simplest of things: good food, good books, and good company. So those are the things I write about, along with a few other things that really matter to me, including faith and feminism.
A bit about me: My name is Happy. I have an amazing talent for misplacing my keys, a deep appreciation for whomever looked at the coffee bean and thought, "Hey, I wonder what would happen if I roasted this?", and road trips to Michigan are pretty much my favorite.
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The long, dark, and extremely chilly days of late autumn/early winter are finally creeping into the city. ow.ly/xp2v30gCmwg
There's something beautifully compelling and yet simultaneously awful about rainy fall days in New York. ow.ly/ARkH30gdy2c
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