Liebster Award

 

Super excited to announce my site has been live for exactly 19 days and I have been awarded for the Liebster Award!

So what is the Liebster Award? The Liebster Award, according to The Global Aussie “is an award that exists only on the internet and is given to bloggers by other bloggers. The earliest case of the award goes as far back as 2011. Liebster in German means sweetest, kindest, nicest, dearest, beloved, lovely, kind, pleasant, valued, cute, endearing, and welcome.”

For everyone in the non blogger world, It helps connect you to other bloggers while expanding your audience. I want to thank Califfcreations.com for nominating me. She has an amazing family friendly site full of arts and crafts, cooking and just being an amazing parent. You can take my word for it, but I would really suggest you click here to see how awesome her site is for yourself. Don’t forget to subscribe and leave a comment to let her know how much you care.

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Read further to see the answers to my nomination questions:

1. What motivated you to start blogging?

I have always played with the idea of blogging. Actually, when I started this site, I found a super old blog post from when I was in middle school about relationship advice. Lets just say it was horrible advice lol. But becoming a mother, I really had a shift in my lifestyle and I felt the need to write down my experiences to help new moms like myself. The world is full of unsolicited parenting advice and “perfect” family moments on social media. But parenting is rough and sometimes ugly and I hope my blog portrays that while saying its okay to not be perfect, but we can do it together.

2. What’s your favorite topic to blog about?

My blog is such an organized chaos of all the thoughts in my head. I really like doing my motivational Monday post because everyone needs a pick me up. But I honestly LOVE writing about my experiences as a mom and the stuff I go through raising my daughter, broken window and all.

3. What is your favorite aspect of your personality?

So I actually asked my husband to help me with this answer since I don’t really think about what I like about myself often. I said I was pretty Punny *wink wink* but he assured me I am not. He did mention my sarcasm, although this seems like a negative, my sarcasm has gotten me pretty far in life. It has also helped me get through some tough situations in life as I use it to create a thicker skin. Besides that, my humor, no matter what my husband says, I’m hilarious.

4. Who/What do you draw upon for your inspiration?

I’m so new to this blogging thing and I have a lot of people I look at to gain writing styles and layout designs. I love Cat & Nat and they were the biggest push for me doing this once I became a SAHM (stay at home mom) my overall biggest inspiration is my family. They are seriously my material for my writing and the biggest “WHY” in life.

5. What’s your favorite food to cook and to eat? (for me it’s two separate things)

I love cooking cheesecakes, its my comfort food or snack. I also like getting together for New Years at my grandma’s house for family Gumbo. Favorite thing to eat is food. I am a foodie and I go back and forth on a favorite but for the most part I filter through pizza, sushi, all types of pasta, hot wings, fries, and tacos.

6. For fun, if you could have dinner with one person alive or dead, who would have dinner with and what would be your first question?

Well since my birthday is coming up and we share a birthday I would have to say Justin Timberlake. Having a drink with him on my birthday is a bucket list item I am 90% sure I’ll never get to cross off. But my first question to him would probably be “How you doin” in my best Joey Tribbiani voice. After that silly moment I would probably ask him what his greatest achievement has been this far.

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My Nominations Are:

  1. Hellamel.weebly.com 
  2. Musingsonmomentum.com
  3. abisblog.com
  4. iitsamberlondon.blogspot.co.uk
  5. forallthatwander.wordpress.com
  6. madeleiinex.co.uk
  7. blushpinkrose.wordpress.com
  8. strivingforbalance.com
  9. myfamilymix.com 
  10. cacocoblog.wordpress.com

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Click the links above to see how they answer my nomination questions. Don’t forget to subscribe and leave a comment if you like what you see.

My Nomination Question:

  1. What inspired you to start your blog?
  2. What has been your proudest blog moment so far?
  3. Where do you go when you need a little material inspiration?
  4. Do you have a routine you have to do before or during your writing time?
  5. What do you hope to accomplish by the end of the year?
  6. Which blogger would you love to colab with?
  7. What do you love to do when you aren’t busy blogging?

 photo credit www.bbc.co.uk

The Rules:

1.Thank the blogger who gave you the award with a link back to their blog.

2.Give the award to 5-10 new bloggers who you appreciate.

3.Leave a comment on their blog to let them know you nominated them!

4. Head over to https://theglobalaussie.com/liebster-award-2018/ and leave a comment with your blog link.

5. have fun exploring new blogs

Cheers!

You can also find me pouring here.

16 Comments

  1. Wow thanks so much for this lovely!! I will absolutely answer these questions! It’s so kind of you to nominate me! And loved all your answers! Also sarcasm is the best sense of humour! Although sometimes I sound a little too serious which could be my downfall!
    Love your blog girl! x

    • admin

      I totally understand how sarcasm can come off to serious sometimes. I always have to add a little giggle so people know I’m joking. I can’t wait to read your answers.

  2. Congratulations on your nomination and on starting your blog!! I enjoyed reading your responses to each question. Your personality is very relatable to new moms and I look forward to reading more of your posts!

    • admin

      So glad its coming off relatable, I make daily changes to get it just right. I tried to be too proper at first and I’m so glad I changed most of my content right before launching!

  3. Thank you so much for the nomination! In reading your blog, I have to agree that you are sarcastic- funny sarcastic- not the “I don’t want to tell you how I really think so I’ll make this sly comment instead” kind – really there should be two different words for them! Anyways, thank you again and I will pass it on!!

    • admin

      It’s a natural talent I have lol. Sometimes I do it without meaning to. Other times it works against me as people font take me seriously because I joke so much.

    • admin

      Thank you, this nomination really made my day and I made me push harder at networking and research so I could make this a better place for everyone.

    • admin

      I always get asked this question and I never know what celebrity to say haha. But I grew up in the NSYNC era and we share a birthday so it’s a default answer.

  4. Congratulations on the award! Blogging takes dedication and motivation so to get an award like this so early on I’m sure will keep you going for a long time!

    • admin

      Yes it is! I will admit, I was like ‘this will be easy, I’ll just write and post.’ boy was I wrong. So much goes into it but I am excited to see where it take me.

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