Liebster Award

I have been nominated for the liebster award   This is my second award and I am very excited

according to the rules of nomination I must

1. Thank the blogger who nominated you

2. Answer the 11 questions given to you

3. Nominate 11 other blogs with less than 500 followers

4. Post 11 questions for your nominees to answer

5.Tag your nominees & post a comment on their blog to let them know you nominated them

Thank you so much  The Memoirs of Tiffani for nominating me for this award

1. What/who motivates(ed) to blog?

I wanted to share my creations with others, and to get real opinions on them other than my families so I could grow more.

2 . How do you express yourself, besides blogging?

I love making things with my hands, I love to garden and to bake

3. What inspires you?

Most things can be beautiful if we allow it, so everything.

4. What is your  three favorite blogs?

Goodbye Valentino


Cristian Mihai

5. Why should you win a blogging award?

I’m not really sure I should, I’m  just glad that I am

6. Would you like to be famous?

Maybe although I think the pitfalls would out way the perks.

7. What is your biggest achievement?

I like to think it hasn’t happened yet

8. Do you wish you could get paid to blog?

That would be wonderful, as long as it didn’t ruin it for me

9. What would you do, if you woke up one morning, to find you had lost the contents of your blog?

Start a new one, at least I still would have my photos to revive it

10. Who would you thank in your blog award acceptance speech?

My husband, he  is the one to encourage me  even when i cant encourage myself

11. What is your favorite season?

Autumn the leaves changing color, dropping on the ground to be rustled around by the wind, love it.

My nominees are:

perpetual amateur

Iridescent Wings


Terri’s Notebook

The Rest Will Flow

I, Craftius

Ella and I

Laura After Midnight


The Plaid Portico


My 11 Questions for my nominees are

1 What is your favorite time period?

2 What makes you smile?

3 What is you favorite scent?

4 Do you have a collection? if yes then what?

5 If you could travel any where in the world where would it be?

6 Have you ever seen anything so beautiful it made you cry if so then what was it?

7 What is your favorite thing that you have recently discovered and would like to share?

8 Whats the nicest thing you have ever done for a stranger?

9 Whats the nicest thing a stranger has done for you?

10 If you had a song playing in the background of your life what would it be?

11 Whats one thing most people don’t know about you

Sorry some links are larger than others not really sure how it did that

Versatile blog award

I have been nominated  for a versatile blogger award by Lacartera.    Thank you so much. I have looked at many of the blogs that I follow to find the 15 nominations I am to nominate , it was very difficult with so many great ones out there.

Our shabby Nest

Now Here


Growing Grace Farm

Vintage Cordelle


curls n skirls


The little pomegranate

Crafty Suburb momma

Maniacal medievalist

Vintage Loving gal

Miss fairchild charm school



Please forgive me if the links above do not work  I have spent hours of   trying to figure out how to them to

According to the rules here are my 7 interesting facts about me

I collect antique toasters

I was Bayfield Colorado’s 4th of July queen 1990

I have been inside one of the largest marble quarries in the world ( very cold )

I’m pushing 20,000 achievement score on xbox live

I have hundreds of vinyl records

My favorite singer is Edith Piaf

My favorite author is Jack London

Thank you  everyone who follows my blog, I hope that this years will be even better.

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