1. Maple bacon
2. Remembering that even though I may sometimes feel crushed, I am not actually crushed
3. Being forcibly pinned into a cuddle by Onion, cat #2 who weighs about 17 pounds
4. Maple bacon again, but this time with syrup
5. The navy Sonic sneakers I wore constantly in the 1980s
Wage a battle against embitterment and take part in Grace in Small Things.