- Haruhi's slow, happy smile in episode 19 when her beliefs in Santa Claus are vindicated.
- Episodes 15 and 22. Seeing Achakura and Kimidori interact makes Kimidori's Heroic Sacrifice in episode 24 that much more of a Tear Jerker.
- Any time Nagato and Achakura make up after a fight. D'awww.
- Haruhi treating Mikuru A LOT better than the main series, going as far as to yell at Kyon and Koizumi for making her cry.
- "Nothing bothers me when I'm eating smoked cheese."
- Kyon giving Churuya smoked cheese for Christmas. Subverted when a mouse tries to steal it. But then it gets chased away by Shamisen. Who then proceeds to eat the cheese himself.
- When Churuya gets to see the first cherry blossom bloom. "Warm fuzzies~"