1. ... that this time next month we'll be on the beach at home in sunny South Africa!
2. ... the red envelopes we're receiving here in Taiwan because we're getting married. Now that's an Asian tradition I can get on board with!
3. ... when my students are being awesome, and we can all walk out of the classroom with smiles on our faces.
4. ... snacking! Bring on the sweets and savories any time of the day. Gotta keep that metabolism going, right?
5. ... decorating the house with Christmas stuff. So festive and cozy!