9/10/12

LIEBSTER AWARD!

I am so honored to have received Three! LIEBSTER Awards on the same day!  Thank you so much Chewy-Licious, This Too Shall Pass, AND It's A Dome Life!  I feel so incredibly blessed.

What is the Liebster you ask?  The Liebster award is given to up and coming bloggers who have less than 200 followers. Liebster is a German word meaning: sweetest, kindest, nicest, dearest, beloved, lovely, kind, pleasant, valued, cute, endearing, and welcome.   



The Rules:


1.    Each person must post 11 things about themselves.
2.    Answer the 11 questions the person giving the award has set for you.
3.    Create 11 questions for the people you will be giving the award to.
4.    Choose 11 people to award and send them a link to your post. Go to their page and tell them.
5.    No tag backs.

(If you are thinking Chain letter esque Award... ME TOO!!!) 

11 Facts about me

  1. I have lived in 2 countries, 5 states and 9 cities. 
  2. I am 5 feet 4 inches tall and 117 pounds  (I have never EVER told the truth about my weight to anyone.) ; p
  3. When my husband wakes me up snoring, I fantasize about slapping the shit out of him, then pretending to be a sleep. That will stop the snoring!
  4. I am a middle child and properly screwed up from it.
  5. I am a ‘classic’ black pant and denim jeans girl. I have never followed trends. Never.
  6. In addition to English, I can speak 3 languages poorly! Not one fluently.
  7. I want to raise my child all over the world.  Every 3-5 years move to a new country.
  8. I could eat a Chinese noodle dish or Sushi every night for dinner.
  9. I'm 34 and still laugh hysterically when I hear the word Beaver.
  10. I was a champion horseback rider
  11. I met my Australian husband in Austria.

My Questions to Answer (Chewy-Licious)

1.    What do you like to read about in blogs? Personal crazy rants and sweet stories.
2.    Do you like college football? If yes, what’s your favorite team? Yes, Florida Seminoles
3.    What’s your favorite TV SHOW? The Big Bang Theory. But, all time favorite is Murder She Wrote.
4.    What’s your favorite drink? Maker’s Mark Manhattan
5.    Coke or Pepsi? Coke for sure! mmmm Cherry Coke
6.    Purse or Shoes? Purse
7.    Dresses or Sweat pants? Dresses
8.    Do you wear makeup just to go to the grocery store? Hell no!
9.    Cotton or silk? Ooooh I don’t know!!!  I love them both!  Silk.
10. Handmade or store bought? Handmade.
11. Cupcakes or Macrons? CUPCAKES!!  I grew an entire human on them!


11 Questions for me to Answer (This Too Shall Pass)

1. What personal item could you not live without? Complete Sherlock Holmes Book.
2. What’s your favorite season? Spring.
3. Would you prefer to fly or drive? Fly!  I love airplanes.
4. Do you have a favorite professional sports team? If so, who? Yes, the Venus sisters. 
5. For a thousand dollars would you eat a live centipede? Absolutely!
6. Greatest fear? Loosing my baby.
7. Clowns...do you think they are cute or do they weird you out a bit? Definitely weird me out.
8. Favorite color? Pink. Yes, I am THAT girl.  Lavender is close second.
9. Favorite website that isnt a blog? Wikipedia.
10. Cake or pie? Cake!  I freaking love icing!
11. Why did you start blogging?  Because I was 3 months pregnant and had enough of Pregnancy Forum "know-it-alls" saying horrible things to me and other preggies. I needed a safe place to piss and moan about the shits and giggles of pregnancy. 



11 Questions for me to Answer (It's A Dome Life!)




1. What’s better, being an adult or being a child? An Adult Child! I will never grow up, but I still get to drive and eat cake for dinner!

2. How many pairs of shoes do you own? A shit load!

3. If space travel became possible for the average person, would you

     go? No! I love to fly on Airplanes, not space shuttles.  Scary!

4 If you were given a large sum of money to donate to a charity of your 

   choice, which charity would you choose? Animals and World hunger. I am passionate about both.
5. Reality TV: Good or Bad? BAD!  Train Wreck!  Cant. Stop. Watching.
6. If you could be a character in a book which character would you be
    and why? GOOOOOD QUESTION!!  Kinsey Milhone from Sue Grafton's Alphabet Series
7. What is the weirdest food you have ever eaten? A Yum Cha Dish in China Town In Melbourne Australia.  There were two actually.  Not a clue how to spell.  One was ok the other was not so much.
8. What laundry detergent do you use? Tide w/ Fabreeze or Downy
9. Do you think aliens exist? Yes. Absolutely. No way are we the only ones...
10. Prints or Solids? Solids.
11. Chocolate or Vanilla? CHOCOLATE!  as if...
12.What is the worst job you have ever had? My last job. I freaking HATED that job!  Print Sales.  I love magazines but not selling ad space in them!



11 Questions for the People I am Awarding

1.    When did you start Blogging and why?
2.    Do you eat breakfast?
3.    If you could live anywhere in the world where would it be?
4.    Mini Van or SUV?
5.    Flats or heels?
6.    Ocean view or Mountain view?
7.    Dream profession?
8.    If you had 1 million you had to spend or giveaway what would you do with it?
9.    Biggest Pet Peeve?
10. Worst habit?
11. Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

11 People I’m Awarding:

  1. Chase's Journey
  2. Cooking it up Sarah Style
  3. Loquacious Family
  4. Ninja Kitten
  5. The Beetle Shack (TBS has more than 200 followers but she is fabulous!)
  6. Images by Shay
  7. Life with our Baby
  8. Peanut Butter Spoonfuls
  9. It's A Dome Life
  10. Being Cooper's Mum
  11. Momma's Meals


Two confused parents=One amused baby Hopelessly we are trying raise a baby who is clearly smarter than both of us. In addition to being the founder of First Time Mom and Dad, April is an award-winning published writer. Her work has been published in over ten countries and four languages. From books to newspapers, to print/online magazines and everything in between, you can find her work. For more on April, Visit AprilMcCormick.com

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