Thursday, January 24, 2013

I've Been Nominated!

I've been nominated for the Liebster Award, by Arlette at Living Life Bright! Thank you Arlette!

About the 'Liebster award' Bloggers nominate other bloggers that they like with 200 followers or less. It doesn't matter what kind of blog you have, or in what language. If you have a blog then you can be nominated! It's to get to know new bloggers a little better and go networking with them, it's going on for a few years I guess. It's never ending! 

The rules
1. List 11 facts about yourself
2. Answer the 11 questions the blogger who nominated you left
3. Ask 11 new questions for those you nominate
4. Choose 11 bloggers with less than 200 followers to nominate
5. Go to each blogger's page and let them know about the award
6. Thank the person who nominated you and link back to their blog

11 Facts about me
1. I am extremely scatterbrained.
2.  I ran ten miles in about an hour.
3.  I tear up really easily when watching emotional movies.
4. I adore dark chocolate. White chocolate truffles are also wayyy too yum.
5.  My birthstone is garnet.
6.  People call me wierd and enigmatic, and I take that as a compliment.
7.  The Chronicles of Narnia will always be a favorite on my bookshelf, no matter how old I get.
8.  Winter is my favorite season and I thrive in cold weather.
9.  My feet are gigantic - I have some boots which are size 13, and cowboy boots which are actually mens' feet were too wide for the womens' selection.
10. Turquoise is my favorite color.
 11.  I oftentimes can be found acting out my characters from my novels and might think I am just being moody but for all you know I'm acting a dramatic scene from my most recent writings!

Questions from Arlette

 1. Favourite piece of clothing in your closet? Gah, that's hard. At the moment, a new striped long-sleeve blouse I got for my birthday.

2. What one  thing would you take with you to a deserted island? Another toughie! Hm. Lemme think. A salt-water purifier, with a built in fishing pole, signaling device and firestarter. Does that count? :D

3. Your biggest inspiration? God's beautiful creation... gorgeous orange sunsets, luscious green forests, and awe-inspiring dark skies splashed with billions of twinkling stars.

4. What is your morning ritual? Pull my lazy carcass out of bed, fix a cup of hot green tea, take my vitamins and Emergen-C (if it's cold season), take a cup of apple cidar vinegar, do oil pulling, water the gardens, maybe do some stretches/excercises.

5. The book you're most looking forward to read this year? My own, when I finish it. :D

6. What was the reason you started this blog? Because I needed an online 'location' for my businesses and music.

7. Biggest passion? GAH. Why not biggest passions? Only ONE biggest passion, you say? Oh well then.  Serving God.
8. What is the most random/weirdest thing you've done in your life? Hmmmm....wierdest? Putting rocks in random peoples' swimsuits that were hanging on a laundry line at the beach. Most RANDOM? Doing pranks on the phone when some sales person tries to call. "Can we get a large, pepperoni pizza?"  OR, counting how many people were wearing skirts, while at a NYC airport.

 9. What is your guilty pleasure? *grins* Starbucks frappechinos. They are just TOO good.
10. Your feel good song?  I have about a gazillion of them, but at the moment, a particular fav is Ghostriders in the Sky.
11.  The one thing you really want to achieve in your life? To point as many people to Christ as possible.

Questions to my nominees
1. Would you rather be respected, or loved?
2. What is a favorite quote of yours?
3. List 3 of your favorite songs at the moment?
4. Cows or peacocks?
5. Describe your style/taste in art, design, fashion?
6. What place would you travel to if you could?
7. Coffee or tea?
8. Introvert or extrovert?
9. What do you hope to do with your life?
10. What's your favorite entree?
11. If you could be granted 1 wish, what would it be?

1. Rosie
2.  Bobbie

Have fun! Remember to follow the rules, and link back to me! :)


  1. Wow! Thanks, Leah!! :D I'll have to get my post up next week!

  2. Thank you so much Leah! I am working on mine already!

    P.S. I love your questions! The first one really got me thinking!

  3. Yay! Can't wait to see your answers!

  4. Thank you for the nomination! I'll have mine up on my blog soon.