Top 10 things that make me happy (in no particular order)

Drinking wine and eating chocolate cake with some lovely friends at a hilltop restaurant in Prague. (What about this wouldn’t make someone happy?) April 2011.

1. Cities

2. Being with friends and family

3. The first spark of a new idea

 4. A good book

 5.  A warm, bold cup of coffee in a ceramic mug

 6. Running in cool mist in early fall

 7. Delicious, spicy Mediterranean food

 8.  Finding interest in a brand new thing

 9. A bottle of wine and great company to share it with

10. Interviewing someone who’s unexpectedly inspiring