lists of favorites || sounds

  • dance yrself clean coming from the porch
  • buffalo calls
  • cabin doors slamming
  • hands slapping rock
  • and other climbing noises
  • (“come on!”, quickdraws clipping, etc.)
  • crickets on a summer night
  • thousands of voices singing together
  • someone shouting “THIRD FLOOOR!” down the hallway
  • or just shouting anything. especially slobes or ruby
  • tires crunching on gravel, alerting you that someone is home
  • the humming of a train coming down the tunnel when you've been waiting for a long time
  • the first bell in “michicant”
  • the guitar riff in “perth”
  • bagpipes
  • harmonicas
  • z or sari singing & playing guitar around complex
  • waves in the ocean
  • seagulls
  • sparks
  • dad saying “hi sweetie pie!”
  • something frying on the stove when you're really hungry
  • bong water bubbling
  • songs with clapping, whistling, etc.
  • ukelele echoes in an elevator
  • tents unzipping
  • a slackline snapping
  • the choir in “barlights”
  • thunder
  • a crowd laughing
  • a dog’s footsteps on wood floors
  • when you’re underwater and someone else jumps in
  • people’s voices after sucking in helium
  • seagulls
  • wind chimes
  • annie ann’s dinner bell
  • the beginning of “sweet disposition”
  • ocean by john butler
  • duct tape coming off the roll
  • “hey i, hey i’m doing alright” -if work permits by the format
  • nate ruess’ voice
  • lewis saying his own name
  • andrewpants saying anything
  • friends’ laughter echoing in a public places
  • cousin laughter
  • horses whinnieing
  • "we're day camp, we're awesome, we really like potatoes"
  • wonderful everyday by chance the rapper
  • the beerkat at bb camp

smells

  • the coffee aisle
  • campfires
  • speedstick deoderant
  • skimboard/surf wax
  • someone familiar
  • old spice hawkridge
  • vanilla musk
  • nag champa & daigen-koh incense
  • matches
  • horse feed
  • sunscreen
  • red herbal essences
  • weed
  • cold winter
  • the dark room
  • dryer sheets
  • cocoa butter
  • mrs meyers lavender soap, candles, etc.
  • dark rooms

sights

  • the bay bridge on the way to rehoboth from dc
  • someone who i haven't seen in a while
  • those lights that change colors so slowly that you don't even notice the color changing until it's a different color
  • christmas lights in backyards
  • a really good print after too many tries in the darkroom
  • cutting open a mango or some other fruit to see that it's just the right color
  • the lights dimming when you've been waiting for the band to come on
  • wall-e in blu ray :)
  • disposable camera photos
  • crater lake
  • elephants
  • a sunny day outside my window
  • nico's smile and all his weird faces
  • a price tag of a clothing item that has been marked down multiple times
  • flipping through my journals or any other colorful sporadic journal
  • really cool sandcastles during the annual sandcastle contest in rehoboth
  • the view of devil's lake from the docks at bb camp
  • the flaming "shalom" sign at the end of a bb camp session
  • fireflies
  • hella climbing stickers on the back of cars

restaurants

  • ed debevic’s in chicago
  • the rumor mill in ellicott city
  • bean hollow in ellicott city
  • bistro at the bijou in knoxville
  • retro cafe in rehoboth
  • thai house in redlands
  • busboys and poets in dc
  • cream in berkeley california
  • los agaves in santa barbara
  • morgantown pub in morgantown wv
  • mark’s kitchen in takoma park
  • yogurt land in redlands
  • flip burger in atlanta
  • olive market in redlands
  • crepes of wrath in redlands
  • 2pocket fairtrade in melbourne, australia
  • grub food van in melbourne, australia
  • burger barn in bishop
  • sol food in marin
  • the park cafe in SLC
  • sugarhouse coffee in SLC

feelings

  • feeling loved
  • most hugs in general, but especially when the other person really puts in effort to make it an amazing hug
  • the feeling of driving around very familiar or very unfamiliar roads and listening to the perfect music
  • a wave in the ocean picking you up so it's easier to jump
  • taking off clothes at the end of the day
  • a kiss from a baby
  • using really good hand lotion or chapstick when you've needed it for a while
  • peeing after having to pee for a long time
  • spinning around in water and running your fingertips along the surface
  • hands and faces out of car windows
  • taking a whipper but getting an amazing catch
  • your hand on a hold when you didn't think you'd make the move
  • getting your hair washed at a salon
  • running fingers through newly cut hair
  • forehead kisses
  • holding hands, especially in a chain of friends running down jockey's ridge
  • crowd surfing
  • parasailing, knowing you're 700 feet in the air but it's too surreal to believe it
  • cuddling
  • that first moment of getting into bed after a long day
  • clean feet
  • the feeling in your stomach in between jumping off the cliff and hitting the water
  • playing a song on the guitar for the first time all the way through

tastes

  • bagels
  • coffee
  • dirty chai, especially at augie's
  • becci's perfect vegan gluten free desserts at bb camp
  • chipotle burrito bowls
  • penne rosa at noodles & co
  • nadia's salads
  • nana's rice
  • dad's breaded chicken
  • duck donuts
  • state street deli's bbq chicken salad
  • fresh corn on the cob
  • blueberries
  • builder bars after climbing
  • pb&j's
  • smores
  • DSO's!
  • oreos with peanut butter
  • hummus egg & spinach sandwiches from java
  • pizzadillas from java
  • chips & tzatziki
  • five guy's burgers
  • rehoboth beach boardwalk corn dogs
  • reeses cups
  • sesame chicken
  • pad thai
  • annie ann's chocolate chip cookies, shrimp & pineapple curry, banana bread, pumpkin bread, fried rice
  • kangaroo steak & sticky date pudding from napier hotel in melbourne
  • christmas food
  • clementines
  • sour patch kids from alex during wednesday practice
  • new year's fondue at the curl's!
  • cheese
  • sweet potato tater tot's from smokey's bbq in north carolina
  • trader joe's gluten free chocolate chip cookies
  • trader joe's happy trekking trail mix
jul 22 2010 ∞
oct 4 2018 +
user picture Jo: Excuse me while I copy this list. jan 20 2011
user picture Caroline: Me too. Beautiful! :) aug 6 2012