Q: A new survey found the average American spends $1,796 on ‘simple pleasures’ each year. So things you don’t NEED, but they make you happy. And 78% of us say they’re worth the money. The #1 “Simple Pleasure” was: Listening to your favorite music. 58% said it’s one of their simple pleasures. What was #2?
A: Cooking your favorite meal
3. Eating ice cream.
4. Buying new clothes.
5. Holding hands with someone you love.
6. Going to the movies.
7. Watching a sunrise or sunset.
8. Being able to sleep in with no alarm.
9. A comfortable bed.
10. Taking a long, hot shower. A few that just missed the top ten include air-conditioning . . . coffee . . . ordering delivery . . . and a good drink after a long day.