The Liebster Award

October 23, 2012

Liebster: German in origin, the word translates in English meaning sweetheart, darling, or beloved!   The Liebster Award is awarded to new bloggers that have less than 200 followers.  Jessica from My Life, My Loves & Me nominated me!  Thanks Jessica! In order to accept the award and display the badge on your blog, you have to follow these rules.  
Post 11 things about yourself.
Answer the 11 questions the blogger who nominated you asked.
Create 11 questions of your own to pose to your nominees.
Chose 11 bloggers to nominate that have less than 200 followers and notify them.
There are no tag backs!
Ok….. Here we go!
1.     I am the 5th of 6 kids, one of 5 girls!
2.    I love sweets.
3.    I have been to every state, including the capitals of them all, except 5, and every national park. (All via road trips)
4.    I have a fear of heights.
5.    I do not have any tattoos, and that okay with me!
6.    I want to live within walking distance of the beach someday.
7.    I love a good rain, but am afraid of heavy winds and storms.
8.    I am a hopeless romantic.
9.    My favorite concert of all time was Queen. RIP Freddie Mercury!
10. I love road trips.
11. I have an obsession with shoes and handbags.
So here are the questions from the blogger who tagged me, Jessica:
1: what made you start blogging?
I was drawn to the socializing and meeting great people, and having a place to share my own perspective and thoughts!  I love all things fashions and what better way to share.  
2: who is your favorite musician/band?
Well Queen if you include all time, but alive I would have to say Peter Gabriel.
3: If you were stranded on a deserted island and could only have three things what would they be and why?
Chap stick, because who wants dry lips.
Sunglasses to protect my eyes from all the sun.

A water bottle, so I could at least fill it up and have water with me no matter where I was on the island! 
4: what is your favorite social media site?
I love Twitter!
5: what is your favorite makeup brand and why?
Mary Kay has fabulous cleansers and skin care products and that is a key element to having a great completion. I also use Clinique.
6: name 5 of your most treasured possessions.
My Tanzanite ring from the BF

A pink Wedgewood bowl.  It was the last gift my sister gave me before she passed away.
My peridot ring from my Great Aunt

My Mac Book

My scrapbooks of when the boys were little

7: what is your favorite thing to blog about?
Oh gosh, handbags and shoes for sure, but I really love sharing a DIY post too.
8: if you could describe yourself in two words what would they be?
Outgoing and sarcastic!
9: what's your favorite song right now?

I don't have a favorite right now.

10: what's your favorite food?
11: what's your favorite tv show?
I don’t really have a single favorite but I do like to watch the Real Housewives of OC, and BH. I like King of Queens, and Everybody loves Raymond.
the 11 bloggers I tag are:

South On Broadway

Chicago Prepster

Pencil Stitches



 The White Ruffle

The Chic Arts

Tres Michelle

Blue 11 Interiors

The Flare

Le Petit Monde

Ok so here are the question for the blogs I tagged!

  • What are the 5 most popular songs on your iPod?
  • What is your favorite board game?
  • What is the last movie you cried at?
  • Are you a morning or night person?
  • What inspired the name of your blog?
  • What's your biggest pet peeve?
  • Do you prefer flats of heels?
  • What is your favorite season?
  • Which Disney princess are you?
  • What beauty product can you not live without?
  • Are you a coffee or tea girl?

Have fun girls!

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