I Believe in Holding Hands

i believe in holding hands

I believe in goodnight kisses

I believe in morning cuddles

I believe in honey on fresh bread

I believe in imagination and adventure

I believe in smiling (even when you don’t feel like it)

I believe in the bird’s song

I believe in walking barefoot on green grass

I believe in looking deep into my children’s eyes

I believe in wearing a cute hat on bad hair days

I believe in the wind (even if I can’t see it)

I believe in colour

I believe in black and white

I believe in the apple’s crunch

I believe the ocean is big and filled with many wonders

I believe in a bit of nonsense

I believe in holding hands

I believe in learning and growing (through the hard times and good times)

I believe in small joys

I believe in singing in the shower

I belive in reading a good book under a big tree

I believe in fresh colourful food

I believe in giving more than getting

I believe in saying sorry

I believe in drinking tea in a pretty cup (first thing in the morning)

I believe in warm bed socks and baggy T-shirts

I believe in eating chocolate in bed

I believe in mish-mash and making do

I believe in under-the-table cubby houses and backyard forts

I believe in quiet moments and crazy loud

I believe in trying (even if you’re not good at it)

I believe in orange juice with pulp

I believe in dancing in the kitchen

I believe in long walks on the beach

I believe in skipping with my kids

I believe in picking wild flowers (and posies in jars)

I believe in unconditional love

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    October 1, 2012 at 1:36 pm

    That is just adorable and made me smile – thank you!

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    Tamsin Michelle
    October 1, 2012 at 11:29 pm

    This is lovely!!!! Much love! xx

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    October 2, 2012 at 7:51 am

    I really love this…would like to print it out and keep it on our fridge:)

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    Deb @ Home life simplified
    October 2, 2012 at 8:58 am

    Beautiful and inspiring – sharing today! thanks for a great start to my day kel.

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    October 8, 2012 at 11:20 am

    Your words are so amazing! Have you thought about writing a book? You must have. I love the piece about the wind too. Your blog continues to be wonderful..Rachael x

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      Kelly Be A Fun Mum
      October 15, 2012 at 8:55 am

      Thanks so much Rachael! You’re too lovely. I would love to write a book oneday…someday xx

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    Deb @ Bright and Precious
    November 11, 2012 at 7:02 pm

    Oh Kelly – such a beautiful list! I’m definitely a believer in so many of these – especially tea in a pretty cup first thing in the morning! Love your appreciation of the details. xx

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    Marcia Coventry
    August 21, 2013 at 9:26 am

    Simple pleasures, beautiful list. I believe in most of those too.
    Might need to try the – I believe in peanut butter with syrup. I’m not sure about that one….

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      Kelly Be A Fun Mum
      August 21, 2013 at 12:47 pm

      Ha! It’s a bit decadent…but it’s a special childhood memory for me.

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