The day after everything went down at the Capitol in Washington, it just seemed like we all needed some joy and smiles in our lives. So we asked you to post pictures of something that makes you smile, and we got TONS of pictures. 45 to be exact.

So enjoy these smile-inducing pictures FOR New Englanders, FROM New Englanders (with names and locations from all over New England of those that submitted pictures!)

These Are 45 Pictures Of What New Englanders Say Makes Them Smile