Happiness is...

...spinning your big sister in circles for a first try at Pin-the-Nose-on-the-Sheep...

...playing charades for the first time ever...


...sitting in your sleeping bag, wearing your pajamas, and "swapping whoppers" with your friends...

...unlimited access to bowls of candy at 10 in the morning...


...surviving to see your baby turn six.

...According to a USA TODAY/Kaiser Foundation/Harvard study, 63 percent of cancer survivors say the disease changed their lives in some positive way. Some of the positive changes listed were such things as a renewed sense of confidence, a greater appreciation for their own endurance, a questioning of their priorities and an increase in their coping abilities. (The Upside of Cancer)