happy house

  • the auto-sensor on a hand dryer machine
  • the Sema ceremony of the whirling dervishes
  • the wind and mist from the spray
  • dust masks
  • affirmative action in good hands
  • watching your clothes dryer's spin cycle for excitement
  • Julian Alps, Slovenia
  • creating an artist's studio
  • disposable cameras
  • a folk cure
  • the third estate
  • flabellation, the use of a fan for cooling
  • the best smells from a summer vacation by the water
  • chili mac, Cincinnati chili, Green Bay chili, New Mexican chili, and Texas chili

14,000 things to be happy about is a bestseller with over 1.25 million copies in print, celebrating all the little things in life. It's all about paying attention and appreciating everything.