Sunday, July 17, 2011

It is the small things that bring the greatest pleasure in this beautiful world...

a hot cup of coffee in a favorite china cup~


the soft flutter of a hummingbird's wings in my garden~



a grandchild's smile~





"Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your prayers."~Maya Angelou






Being thankful today for all the "small" things that bring so much happiness to our lives~God bless you today and always!









6 comments:

Terra said...

Vicki, and much happiness to you. This post and the photos are delightful.

Marilyn said...

Lovely post & pics..... We all should appreciate the small things in life more!!
Marilyn

Sandi@ Rose Chintz Cottage said...

A beautiful post, Vicki! Oftentimes it is the little things in life that bring me the most pleasure. Thank you for sharing. I always enjoy your posts.

Blessings,
Sandi

T's Daily Treasures said...

Simply wonderful, beautiful, happy things. Have a great week. Tammy

"You have succeeded in life when all you really want is only what you really need." - Vernon Howard

GarterMademoiselle said...

Hi Vicki, LOVE this post, since every word of it is so true. It is always the little things in our days that bring us joy. We need only to open our eyes to see the rainbows in every day! It has been a looonnngg time since I last visited your blog. I am Debby, in Germany and formerly of The Pink Birdhouse, now back in blogland with a new blog. Just getting back into the swing of things with blogging and am happy to be finding friends from back then. I look forward to following you again. warmly, Debby

Debbie@Debbie-Dabble and A Debbie-Dabble Christmas said...

Vicki,
What a beautiful and delightful post!! Filled with so many pretty things to look at!! Pure eye candy!!

Hugs,
Debbie