Friday, November 7, 2014

The Liebster Award

I was nominated by Sarah at Life With The Casterlines for the Liebster Award.I have to admit I'm not good at these things but it was sweet that Sarah thought of me. Thanks, Sarah. I hope I do this right. 
The Liebster Award is for smaller blogs only (less than 200 followers) and is just a way for readers to discover up-and-coming blogs. Here are the rules:
  1. Post 11 random facts about yourself
  2. Answer 11 questions asked by the person who nominated you
  3. Nominate bloggers (with less than 200 followers) to do the same
  4. Let the bloggers you have nominated know they have been nominated
Part One:
  1. I love bacon
  2. I've learned to love California. Canadian girl for life. :)
  3. I ran in two Olympics
  4. I've been in a hot air balloon
  5. I didn't know what smores were until I came to the States
  6. I'm in my schools Hall of Fame
  7. I could wear PJ's all day
  8. I used to do air bands with my friends in high school. Oh, the shame
  9. I would love to go to a U2 concert
  10. I want to line dance but I might lose my black card with that tidbit. :)
  11. I'm a bit clumsy. 
Part Two:
  1. What is your favorite book? Jane Eyre
  2. What inspired you to start blogging? The Lord and I wanted to be encouraged and encourage other saints
  3. If you could do anything right now, what would it be? See my husband. He works out of town.
  4. What is your favorite song? Wonderful, Merciful, Saviour
  5. What are you reading right now? The Knowledge of the Holy
  6. What career are you in, and do you like it?I serve my family.
  7. What is your favorite TV show? House Hunters
  8. What is one goal you hope to accomplish within the next year? Finish this YA book I'm working on.
  9. What is the best movie you’ve seen lately? I love the Christmas movies.
  10. What is one item on your Christmas wish-list? To eat Christmas dinner after gall bladder surgery. Gallstones suck!!
  11. What do you love most about fall? If I were home in Canada, they red, yellow and orange leaves. The cooler weather and soft scarves. In California, it is harder since it was 89 yesterday. But their our moments of fall here and I thank the Lord for it.
Part three- For the bloggers I am nominating, here are your questions:
  1. What is one thing God is teaching you during this season? 
  2. If you could travel any where tomorrow, where would you go and why?
  3. What is your favorite Christmas movie?
  4. Team Edward or Team Jacob?
  5. What are you currently reading?
  6. What is your favorite time of year?
  7. What is one goal you hope to accomplish this next year?
  8. Where and who will you be spending Thanksgiving and Christmas with?
  9. What inspired you to start blogging?
  10. Who inspires you the most in life right now?
  11. Who is your favorite author? 
I now nominate the following bloggers for the Liebster Award:
Victoria at Through*For* By
Martha Kate at Seasons with the Strattons

If you choose to accept the award,  please come back and comment with your post link so we can all
get to know you better!


  1. Yay! So glad you accepted the award. You did it right, girl. ;) #8 in part one cracked me up. I would love to see that on tape!! :)

    1. I may or may not have that on tape lurking in Canada.

  2. Thanks for the tag, Ladonna!!! :) Congrats on the Olympics!!!! That must have been an AMAZING experience!

    How do you feel abut s'mores? I love them!

    And line dancing...It's fun! You should try it!

    Here's my post:

    1. I don't love smores and, yes, I want to line dance. And loved your answers.

  3. Love your answers! I cant believe you ran in two Olympics! That is amazing! I have somewhat of a sports background playing basketball in college but running in Olympics would definitely be an athlete dream! Again, I look forward to following along and reading more. Thanks for the encouragement.

  4. It was fun. I love basketball too. I could wear workout clothes all day too. :)