The Liebster Award

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

I was lucky enough to have been given the award by the lovely Jen at The Adventures of Our Army Life. Thank you Jen. This means so much to me.

If you are like me, new to this whole award thing, you might be asking a few questions like...

What is it?
Well, it's an award who is given to up and coming bloggers with less than 200 followers.

What does it mean?
Liebster means darling, sweetheart and beloved.

What happens when you get it?
Each person must write 11 facts about themselves.
Answer the questions that the nominator set for you plus create 11 questions for the people you’ve nominated to answer
Choose 11 people and link them to your post
Go to their page and tell them!
No tag backs.

11 Facts about Me:
  1. I am an only child
  2. My room has a fake palm tree in it decorated for Christmas (all year round)
  3. I've kept every letter or card I received during college and beyond
  4. My favorite color is anything bright... not really a color but I love to be bold
  5. I got lost in Paris, France when I was 13 years old and only knowing a little bit of French
  6. I have an extra bone in each of my feet
  7. My favorite holiday is St. Patrick's Day
  8. My hair won't hold hair dye color, it turns back to blonde in about 3 weeks
  9. Crocheting relaxes me
  10. I have 8 pairs of Converse All-Stars in blue, orange, yellow, hot pink, lime green, red, white and black
  11. I won't pick up any creepy crawly, jumpy, bugs. I call for J or somebody else in the house to get it.
11 Questions from Jen:

1. If you could be any color, what would you be and why?
I would be blue. It is cool and calm and just a pleasant color.
2. Do you have any pets?
I have 2 Shelties: Christy and Bo and 1 tetra fish: Jack the Ripper
3.  If you could meet anyone living or dead who would it be?
My grandfather.
4. What is your favorite meal?
Anything Southern... lately it's been goulash
5. If you could pick any actor to play you in your life story, who would you choose?
Catherine Bell
6. Are you a tomboy or girly girl?
Girly girl, most definitely
7. Do you have any siblings?
Nope, only child
8. What is your biggest pet peeve?
People who chew with their mouth open
9. Are you allergic to anything?
A specific brand of medical tape
10. Are you afraid of anything?
Losing the people I love
11. What is your favorite type of music?

Country or light rock

Questions for my lovely nominees:

  1. What are your nicknames and how did get them?
  2. If you could be any animal, what would you be and why?
  3. What was your favorite childhood movie?
  4. Do you have any pets?
  5. What is your favorite TV show?
  6. If you could vacation anywhere, where would you go?
  7. If you could have any superpower, what would you have?
  8. If you could live in another time period (the past or the future), when would you want to live?
  9. What is your favorite place in the house?
  10. What is your favorite childhood memory?
  11. What is your favorite topic to blog about?
And last but not least... my nominees:

Battling the Home Front

The Air Force Wife

I'll Follow You Anywhere

Sweet Little Somethings

The B's

C. Jane Create

The Very Unofficial Adult

The Young Retiree



  1. Awwww thanks for the nomination! You just made my day darling!!

  2. I love your answers and I agree that people who chew with their mouth open are annoying!! You very much deserved this award! :) I love following your blog.

  3. Thanks so much, friend! I'll get working on those questions right away and try to get them up this week! Can I also mention that I love that you named your fish Jack The Ripper???!!! LOVE IT!