100 happy days – part 3

20140716_193252Day 21 – Lots of wild flowers by the water

20140717_182647Day 22 – Having a smoothie and watching the world go by at Vegabond cafe after work

20140718_201457Day 23 – Sunshine and warm weather on Museumplein

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Day 24 – Trying bubble tea for the first time… this watermelon taste was a little too chemical for me, but at least very refreshing after a long ride in Amsterdam North

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Day 25 – Received the perfect gifts: some reading for the upcoming holidays by the seaside

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Day 26 – Studio Anna Mora, been taking Pilates classes there for nearly 5 years!

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Day 27 – Late afternoon sun on my way home and kids playing in the fountain on Olympiaplein

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Day 28 – Beautiful sun shining on the canals on my way home

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Day 29 – Super cute little violets growing on my balcony

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Day 30 – Finally on holidays! First morning in Italy:) This delicious breakfast, especially love the ‘brutti ma buoni’ (ugly but tasty!) exquisite round biscuits made from hazelnuts, perfect with my morning coffee.

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100 happy days – part 2

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Day 11 – These inspiring words spotted in a handmade art shop in Groningen

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Day 12 – A colourful gift for my balcony

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Day 13 – Taking some time to journal

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Day 14 – The beautiful veggie garden in the Far West (still standing despite the building sites all around it)

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Day 15 – Finally some really warm weather and lots of joyful kids having a blast playing in the fountain

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Day 16 – Enjoying coffee on a terrasse on my friday off

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Day 17 – Going for a long walk in Kennermer Duinen and spotting the cutest caterpillars having lunch

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Day 18 – Reading on this peaceful pier in the sun

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Day 19 – Fresh mint growing on the balcony, smells sooooo good

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Day 20 – The rich smell of vegetable quiche emanating from the oven

100 happy days – part 1

 

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Day 1 – I love the shadow the sun makes on this wall

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Day 2- street art spotted whilst cycling in the Far West

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Day 3- Colourful laundry and stripy socks

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Day 4 – Homemade brioche (absolutely delicious!)

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Day 5 – a small patch of unmowed grass covered in colourful wild flowers

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Day 6 – the view from the meeting room at work

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Day 7 – waiting in front of Amsterdam central station in the sun

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Day 8 – tap water (for free!) offered in a gorgeous bottle in a very cute soup restaurant in Noord

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Day 9 – spring onions growing on the balcony (finally! they were very slow at first)

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Day 10 – welcoming my first Airbnb guests

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One of my colleagues told me about the 100happydays challenge, it’s a wonderful idea and a great way to focus on small things I feel grateful for!
Here are snapshots of my recent happy days. I’m doing my best to take a picture daily and upload regularly:-)