Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Liebster Blog Award! I am so excited!

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I am so excited! I have received my very first Liebster Blog Award!  I was nominated by Christina. Thank you so much Christina!

Now, for anyone who does not know what the Liebster Award is the description is below.

"The Liebster Award is given to up and coming bloggers who 

have less than 200 followers. What is a Liebster? The meaning: 

Liebster is German and means sweetest, kindest, nicest, dearest, 

beloved, lovely, kind, pleasant, valued, cute, endearing, and 


The Rules:

1. Each person must post 11 things about themselves.

2. Answer the questions that the person who tagged you created

 and then make 11 questions of your own for the people you tag.

3. Choose 11 people and link them in your post.

4. Go to their page and tell them.

5. No tag backs!

11 Things About Myself:

1. I love to read

2. Listening to music can greatly improve my mood.

3. I enjoy spending time with my friends.

4.  One of my favorite music groups is Big & Rich.

5.  I have 3 grown children & 3 children under the age of 3.

6.  My favorite movie types are comedy & action.

7.  I love yard/garage/rummage sales.

8. I am addicted to the internet!

9.  I love fresh flowers from my garden for my table display.

10.  I crave Chinese take-out & Mexican food often!

11.  I love to travel & take road trips. 

Now for Christina's questions.

1. What is your favorite color?

1.) My favorite color is purple!

2. Do you have any pets? 

2.) Yes our family has a dog named Sandy.

3. If you could go out from house wearing only one makeup 

product, what would it be ? 

3.) I never leave the house without some sort of lip moisturizer... 

whether it is just plain lip balm or has a tint to it. 

4. What's your favorite nail polish (brand & color)? 

4. OPI is my favorite brand and the color is Excuse Moi!

5. What's you favorite eyeshadow (brand) ?

5. My favorite eyeshadow brand at the moment is Avon. 

6. What do you enjoy about blogging ? 

6. The things I enjoy the most about blogging is meeting so many 

new people, making friends and of course learning from them all. 

7. Favorite eye makeup ?

7. Would have to be mascara. I don't like to leave the house 

without it.

8. Favorite book ? 

8. I have too many of them to count. 

9. Favorite snack? 

9. My favorite snack is plums. 

10. Favorite actor?

10. My favorite actor is Johnny Depp!

11. Favorite movie?

11. My favorite movie is the Pirates of the Caribbean. 

My 11 Questions:

1.) Who has influenced you the most in your life? 

2.) What is your favorite pasttime? 

3.) What kind of music do you like? 

4.) Do you have any siblings?

5.) How do you destress? 

6.)  What is  your favorite ice cream flavor? 

7.) If you could vacation anywhere in the world where would it be? 

8.) Who is your favorite actress? 

9.)  What is your favorite type of food? 

10.)  Are you a glass half full or a glass half empty kind of person? 

11.)  Are you the type of person who would rather cook a good meal at home, dine out or purchase take out? 

My Nominations Are:

1.) Jenifer @ Feeding Nine on A Dime

3.)  Lisa @ Life With Us

4.) Camille @ CrazyMamasBlog

5.) Melody @ CountrifiedHicks

6.) Dawn @ DawnsWorkatHome

7.) Gwen @ A Little Unhinged

8.)  Amanda @ Temporary Waffle

9.)  Zaira @ Living Loving Learning Naturally

10.)  Leia Maria @ My Scatterbrained Life Exposed

11.)  Claire @ The Secret Notebook


  1. Congrats on your award girl! I think I have an Internet addiction too!

    xoxo ♥ Shar

    1. Thank you so much! The internet is my downfall! How is your week?

  2. Congrats and thanks soo much for passing it onto me!!

    Gotta love Johnny Depp! :D

    1. Thank you and you are quite welcome... I know Johnny.... drool drool drool. LOL

  3. Congrats Michele. Thanks for stopping by my blog. Followed you right back. Keep reading:D

    1. Thank you! I look forward to reading more of your posts.

  4. Hi Shelly Ann! Thank you for nominating me :) I will have to work on a post to put up, this is awesome.

    Hope you are having a wonderful day!

    1. Well hello there, you are quite welcome! I think you have an awesome blog!

    2. Phew I got the post up now :) It has been a crazy month here in our household and I haven't had the chance to get much done lately!

    3. LOL will go check it out. I hope September slows down for you some.

  5. How cool! Thank you for the nomination! I will be sure to get on this as soon as I have enough time to :)

  6. Oh! I just realize you only have 10 questions to ask us...need one more! :) (unless I'm just blind and don't see it lol)

    1. You are so right! Thanks for pointing that out to me. I have to go fix that!

  7. congrats on your ward!! how nice to be recognized by a fellow blogger!
    one of my very good friends has 3 older kids...and 3 very young kids...it is amazing to see the interactions..and it always fun.

    1. Thank you! I am glad to know that I am not the only one in that situation. My older boys love their little brothers and vice versa!

  8. Thanks for the nomination Shelly. I am honored that you would include me. I will have to work on this.

    1. You are welcome! You have been great to me. Did you get that last email about the button?

  9. Hey Shelly! Thank you so much for stopping by our blog and for following us. It means so much! I am officially your newest follower as well. Can't wait to read more!! :)

    1. Thank you for stopping by and the follow. I will be keeping track of your blog!

  10. You've inspired me to try one of these posts! Looking forward to reading more of your blogs :)

    Bec x


    1. Thanks so much Rebecca. I have already headed over to your blog and followed you and commented as well. Have a great weekend.

  11. Oh my goodness, we could be sisters--I was reading your "things about me" and we have so much in common...like almost everyone. LOL Liebster awards are so much fun. Congrats.


    1. LOL thanks, we shall be internet sisters then!

  12. Thank you so much for coming to my blog and following me! I enjoy reading your blog so much.


    1. You are welcome Candice. Thanks for stopping by.