The Happy Tag

Happy Tuesday! Today I bring you a tag all about HAPPINESS, lovingly stolen from whimsywriter3 @ Rambling Writer. This tag is so good-spirited I couldn’t pass it up. What better way to celebrate the sunny days and warm weather of May in the northern hemisphere?

I sincerely hope that reading this post makes you just as happy as writing it made me!

books that make me happy.

  • The Skulduggery Pleasant series by Derek Landy
  • A Long Way From Chicago and A Year Down Yonder by Richard Peck
  • Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine
  • Dramarama by E. Lockhart
  • Frindle by Andrew Clements
  • Matilda, The BFG, and James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
  • The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales by Jon Scieszka
  • Everyone’s A Aliebn When Ur A Aliebn Too by Jomny Sun
  • There’s A Girl In My Hammerlock by Jerry Spinelli
  • The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly
  • The Lost Continent by Bill Bryson

films that make me happy.

  • Miss Congeniality
  • A New Hope
  • Babe
  • Imagine Me & You
  • Carol
  • The Little Prince
  • Muppets In Space
  • Moana
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • Wonder Woman
  • The Princess Bride

songs that make me happy.

  • “Tiny Dancer” – Elton John
  • “Wildflowers” – Tom Petty
  • “Send Me On My Way” – Rusted Root
  • “Single Ladies” – Beyoncé
  • “Girls Like Girls” – Hayley Kiyoko
  • “Palace” – Hayley Kiyoko
  • “Womanizer” – Britney Spears
  • “Castle On The Hill” – Ed Sheeran
  • “Tenerife Sea”- Ed Sheeran
  • “Photograph” – Ed Sheeran
  • “Shut Up and Dance” – WALK THE MOON
  • “Good As Hell” – Lizzo

I’ve made a Spotify playlist of these tunes; you can find it here!

words that make me happy.

  • Lugubrious
  • Effervescent
  • Enthrall
  • Dismal
  • Ojalá
  • Lachesism

foods that make me happy.

  • Quesadillas
  • Thai red curry
  • Pretzels (hard or soft)
  • Oreos and anything flavored like them
  • Buttered popcorn
  • Cheesecake
  • Waffles
  • Falafel
  • Blueberry-hibiscus tea
  • Fresh peaches
  • Kiwis
  • Jambalaya

scents that make me happy.

  • Pine trees
  • Old books
  • Coffee
  • Newly-mown grass
  • Damp earth
  • Maple syrup

miscellany that make me happy.

  • Clean bedsheets
  • The clack of a typewriter’s keys
  • That startled little chirp cats make when you wake them up
  • Strings of Christmas lights
  • Thunderstorms
  • Homemade birthday cards

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I’m tagging:

And as always, feel free to participate whether or not I tagged you. (Or ignore this tag, if you so choose.)

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What do you need to be truly happy?

About nevillegirl

Elizabeth. University of Iowa class of 2019. Triple majoring in English & Creative Writing, Journalism, and Gender, Women's, & Sexuality Studies. Twenty-one-year-old daydreamer, introvert, voracious reader, aspiring writer, and lesbian. Passionate about feminism, mental health, comic books, and cats.
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3 Responses to The Happy Tag

  1. Mom says:

    People who make me happy: YOU!!!!!

  2. themagicviolinist says:

    This is a Good List TM. I watched “Miss Congeniality” for the first time with my mom just the other day and really liked it. xD What a fun and goofy film. And that noise cats make!!! All the yes!!!

  3. Evi says:

    OOOH THIS IS A REALLY NICE TAG. Thanks!! And all of those songs are BOPS, wow.

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