50 things to love about life that are free (or cheap enough)

Tiny Buddah published a list of 50 Things to Love About Life That Are Free. It got me thinking…so I put together my own list.

Here are a list of 50 things to love about life that are free (or cheap enough):

  1. Ice cream in the summer
  2. Coffee in the fall
  3. Walking in the park in 75 degree weather
  4. A Saturday morning jog
  5. Waking up without a hangover
  6. Breakfast in bed
  7. Not having to wait for the bus when it’s cold
  8. Sunrises on rooftops
  9. A first kiss
  10. Movies in Bryant Park
  11. Random jazz playing on the streets
  12. Free cake on coworker’s birthdays
  13. Getting home just before it rains
  14. Finding that cab in the rain/snow
  15. Hugging someone you never thought you’d be hugging again
  16. An unexpected letter or gift
  17. Receiving a new book from someone
  18. Feeling that the blog post you just read was meant for you
  19. A short line at Shake Shack
  20. Being invited over for dinner by your friend, the cook
  21. Hearing “Does anybody want my fries?”
  22. Multi-layered colored cake (yes,… they do exist)
  23. A great Instagram picture
  24. Hair product samples
  25. The feeling after you floss
  26. Realizing it’s Saturday morning, not Friday morning
  27. Noticing the sunset
  28. Lying down on the grass
  29. Finding an amazing Pinterest pin
  30. Finding a movie that you haven’t seen since high school starting on TV
  31. Hangover food
  32. Riding around in car when spring starts
  33. The first time you get go outside without a coat on (spring)
  34. The first time you get to go outside with a light coat (fall)
  35. Polaroids
  36. Photobooth Props
  37. Unexpected free pizza (I have seen very rich people get excited over free pizza)
  38. “Run Around Sue” by Dion & The Belmonts
  39. Inside jokes
  40. The lifesaving “Excuse me, you dropped your wallet!”
  41. Finding the restaurant you want to book on Opentable
  42. Realizing you are growing up
  43. An extra ticket… just for you
  44. The word “amazeballs”
  45. The bad words kids say
  46. This site: http://whatshouldwecallme.tumblr.com/
  47. Partying with someone from college and forgetting your an adult
  48. The feeling after laundry is done
  49. The feeling when you can afford for someone else to do your laundry for you
  50. Getting a special delivery in the mail

This "Happiness Cake" was whipped up by F. Padilla & F. Sultan

Each moment has the potential to be a great one. It may not always make it but like waves, after one passes, rest assured that another will follow.

Besos, Tone

About Antonella Saravia

Antonella is a freelance writer. Graduated from Purdue University, Antonella is based out of New York City and Nicaragua, where she was raised. Follow her via Twitter @tonesaravia & Instagram via @tsaravia.


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