bowl of cherries

bowl of cherries

Wonderful; very pleasant. Typically used in the metaphoric expression, "life is (not) just a bowl of cherries." I got a promotion and got engaged in the span of a week! Life is just a bowl of cherries these days!
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a bowl of cherries

a very pleasant or enjoyable situation or experience.
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Other songs included in the program, which also has a Sunday matinee showing, include "Bye, Bye, Blackbird," "The Best Things in Life Are Free," "You're the Cream in My Coffee," "Animal Crackers in My Soup" and "Life Is Just a Bowl of Cherries.
So whether you're looking to boost your health or you enjoy the taste of this juicy treat - or both - there are plenty of reasons to reach for a bowl of cherries for your next snack or to add them to the menu at your next meal.
The playground has always been the frontline in terms of learning how to get on with people, when to step forward, when to step back, and understanding the reality that growing up is not a bowl of cherries.
BOURNEM'TH 3 Gradel 37 King 50 Cook 78 SWANSEA 2 Barrow 39 Sigurdsson 62 MIKE WALTERS says the Cherries are easy on the eye and have real quality with players such as Max Gradel eIGHT years after his previous goal for Bournemouth, life is a bowl of Cherries again for Max Gradel.
If life really is a bowl of cherries, we'd better start saving up to pay for them.
Trading Places: Jamie Lee Curtis & Lindsay Lohan Life's no bowl of cherries for the latter either, as she discovers that her band's big gig clashes with her mum's wedding rehearsal.
Trading Jamie Lee & Lindsay Life's no bowl of cherries for the latter either, as she discovers that her band's big gig clashes with her mum's wedding rehearsal.
If an entrepreneur thinks life is just a bowl of cherries, we'll find him selling cherry bowls.
Life had not always been a bowl of cherries for this funny lady; surprisingly thin-skinned, considering her comic bread and butter.
And while we are all confident that life will magically become one great big bowl of cherries overnight if we won a million or two, that's definitely not how things look like panning out.
Since beating Tiger in the 2005 US Open after qualifying at Walton Heath for that Major, life has hardly been a bowl of cherries for Cambo who has been to hell and back with the game of golf.
If this is your thing, Honey 2 is your bowl of cherries.
Once I said to my grandson when something happened, "Life is not a bowl of cherries," and he said, "Yeah Grandma, sometimes it's the pits.