January 18, 2013

Liebster Award...

What an amazing day... I win $20 playing the slots at the Casino, (thanks for the help Grandpa!).... And I got nominated for the Liebster Award by Leonie Sanders of Couturella! I have to be honest I had no idea what the Liebster Award was, even so I am extremely honored and quite honestly giddy that she would think of me! If you haven't checked out her blog yet, stop by.... she's fabulous!

Leonie commented on my last blog post letting me know she had nominated me and as I visited her wonderful site, I learned how this award works... Really amazing actually... "The Liebster Award is given to bloggers with less than 200 followers. The award was created to let people discover new blogs. So there are some rules for receiving this award" (quote from Leonie's blog): So here is how it works!

1. List 11 facts about yourself.
2. Answer the 11 questions given to you.
3. Ask 11 new questions for the bloggers you nominate for the award.
4. Choose 9 bloggers with 200 or less followers to nominate. 
5. Go to each bloggers page and let them know about the award.
6. Thank the person who nominated you and link back to their blog.

Ok, so 11 facts about me... ready... set... go!
1. My middle name is Celeste, I love it... the end.
2. I have a knack for killing houseplants... cactus beware..
3. I don't want to get out of bed in the AM unless I know what I am going to wear....
4. I have 7 siblings... 4 brothers & 3 sisters.. (my parents are rockstars!)
5. I am known at my local Starbucks, as the "half caff" lady.... trying to cut back on the caffeine..
6. My perfume is Bright Crystal by Versace... and I love it..
7. I don't have my drivers license...but one of these days I will...
8. Hot Tamales cinnamon candy is like my favorite....
9. I am a natural Redhead... therefore I am awesome... ;)
10. My drink of choice is San Pellegrino with lime...
11. I believe the when you realize just how amazing you are, your choices in life completely change all for the better and when you can see the best in yourself the best of you will shine through!

Ok... now for the answers to the questions Leonie asked me....

And here are my 11 questions:
1. When did you get into blogging? September of 2012.. only 4 months and it's been amazing...and I'm hooked!
2. Best comment you've ever received on your blog? Honestly, I get so excited every time there is a new comment... so hard to pick but being nominated was pretty sweet...
3. First blog you've ever read?  This Time Tomorrow
4. Favorite blog to read? The Daybook Blog... Sydney Poulton totally has my humor...
4. Favorite shoe designer? I am really loving what Rachel Zoe is doing...
5. Best vacation destination? Dream vacation, Fiji.. one of those over water bungalows...sigh..
6. Favorite color? Right now...Gold! I love it...
7. Where do you see your blog in 1 year? Building my reader base and gaining sponsors!
8. How would you describe your personal style? Classic trendy... and just awesome...
9. Item that's on the top of your wish list? iPhone 5... need to stop using a stupid phone...
10. Best store in your hometown? Downtown Bakery & Creamery... OMG, best Morning Buns of your life!
11. If there's one wish you could make, what would it be? My prayer is that all children's cancer would disappear...

Ok.. so the 9 bloggers that I nominate are... drum roll please...

Ok... so now for the questions I have for all the lovely bloggers I've nominated...
1. First album you bought?
2. Favorite city in the world?
3. Someone gives you a $1000 shopping spree, first place you spend the money?
4. Favorite thing about blogging?
5. Favorite movie quote?
6. What is something that you love about yourself?
7. Favorite item in your closet?
8. #1 on your Bucket List?
9. What are you excited about this year?
10. Drink of choice?
11. If you could meet anyone in world who would you want to meet?

Ok.. there it is... I want to thank Leonie Sanders of Couturella from the bottom of my heart for this wonderful honer to be nominated... and I am so giddy with excitement!