Bliss bits 12/12.

It’s BLISS BITS Wednesday!

The little things are sometimes the best things, aren’t they? Take a moment to notice them.

Here are my teensy bits of joy from the past week. 

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John makes a stellar salmon/cream cheese/caper/lemon bagel.

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I got to use my adorable new holiday platter! Gingerbread men danced on it.

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Honey vanilla chamomile tea with my favorite new cozy throw. Ahhhh.

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I love how Frosty just glides through the snow. Also, his hat. 

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Lazy morning, lazy ears.

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Words of wisdom from a lovely wedding card.

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I love dipping into the local raw honey we gave away as wedding favors. *J&A*

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Cholula approves of John’s replacement bling!

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Direct TV’s holiday music channel is better than Sirius XM’s Holly station. FYI.

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John brings me water each night and adds an extra blanket on my side of the bed. Swoon.

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Delicious anticipation of the first taste of this season’s batch of eggnog!

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Holiday trinkets tucked here and there.

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A neatly folded pile of laundry is so rewarding sometimes.

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“When you smile, the sun- it peeks through the clouds…”  **

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No, seriously. I want baby goats. They are adorable and feisty!

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My date is smokin’ hot. Just sayin’.

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Blackberry Whiskey Sour? Yes, please.

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Date night bling. 

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Yeti. 

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Tiny sweaters make sweet little ornaments!

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Why, yes- that IS a ceramic slab of bacon hanging from our tree!

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Enough snow to shovel. More, please!

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Polka dots.

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Holiday cards hanging in the doorway.

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Chocolate-covered Hubb’s peanuts from Virginia changed my life. YUM.

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Santa- ready at a moment’s notice. So be good, for goodness’ sake…

You know. Just the usual bliss. 

** Song lyrics from “Marry Song” by Band of Horses- our first dance. **

20 replies »

  1. Great photos, Amber! I can’t believe it’s so snowy in Park City — actually I can, you’re in the mountains, duh. We haven’t gotten a drop here in Chicago. I’m hoping for a white Christmas.

    PS that bagel made me seriously reconsider what I’m going to eat for breakfast tomorrow. Looks amazing.

  2. I thought you said the smallest things are what make life infinitely better? That breakfast sandwich isn’t a small detail at all… that thing is MAJOR and I am considering finding myself one ASAP!

    Also, that picture of the sun peeking through the clouds is so, so beautiful.

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