Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Liebster Award

So I'm very new to the blogging world, but my best friend, Lindsay, has nominated be for the Liebster Award even with my super young blog. Check hers out at The Lovely Things Are she's a cutie who lives an awesome life so look at it!

11 Random Things About Me
1. I'm a college football fanatic! That's an understatement really, but I go to a college with one of the greatest football programs in the country, The University of Oklahoma. (Boomer Sooner!!)
2. Valentine's Day is my favorite holiday. I'm a closet romantic and my middle name is Rose. How convenient. 
3. My favorite color is red.
4. I have a healthy or I think is a healthy obsession with shoes. I buy and own a ton of them.
5. Criminal Minds is my favorite show.
6. I love chocolate. I could eat only chocolate for the rest of my life and be happy!
7. I'm a total daddy's girl. Anything my dad loves I love. 
8. Which means I LOVE BEER. Especially dark beer and my favorite is Shiner Bock or Guinness.
9. I will make any excuse to craft something. This means mostly painting. I'm going to keep posting more things!
10. Family means everything to me. I'm an aunt to 3 beautiful nieces from my sister, and my brother is a organic eating vegetarian. Can't forget about the parents! They live in California.
11. I'm a bit of a tom boy, but then I have super girly moments. I love to curl my hair, but I wear Nike running shoes and t-shirts everyday. I don't really like wearing makeup and I've never cared what people think of me. Good thing my wonderful boyfriend loves me no matter how I look.

Now to answer my besties The Lovely Things Are 11 questions.

1. What is your favorite blog that you read?
Yours of course! Its weird since we were so close when we lived in Texas and now we are so far apart. All I love to do is creep on all your stuff and see your life.
2. Why did you decide to start blogging?
I decided to start blogging because I craft all the time and I like to ramble about my life so I thought this was a perfect way to do that.
3. If money and skill did not exist or matter, what career would you choose for yourself?
I would be a pastry chef. I love love love to bake.
4. Favorite animal? Why?
Snow leopard and I just think their fur is so beautiful.
5. Books versus movies? Which would you pick if you could only have one?
Books definitely. I love watching movies, but with books you're able to create a world with your own imagination instead of watching someone else's imagination on a screen.
6. If you could change your name, what would you change it to?
I don't think I would change my name. I really love it.
7. Do you drink alcohol? If so, what's your favorite drink? If not, what's your favorite non-alcoholic drink?
Yeah I drink and I usually only drink beer, which Shiner Bock is my favorite. 
8. If you could only shop in one clothing store for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Hmmm this one is hard, but probably Express.
9. What would your PERFECT day be like?
My perfect day would start out by sleeping in. Who doesn't love sleeping in? Then going to a lake and doing a huge cookout with the grill with all my friends. I love the lake and tubing, going out on the boat, and swimming.
10. If you could meet the celebrity of your dreams, who would it be and why?
I would meet Erin Andrews, because she works in sports, but she's absolutely beautiful and keeps amazing composure of herself in a mans work space.
11. Do you have a quote or mantra you live by? If so, what is it? If not, why don't you?
My quote is, " Give a gal the right shoes and she can conquer the world." by Marilyn Monroe.

I don't have many followers, but now I nominate 11 people!
1. Northern Prepster
2. Dysfunctional Ever After
3. Two. Shades. Of. Lovely.
4. From Cupcakes With Love
5. Southern Gorgeous
6. Ramblings of a Southern Belle
7. Meet Make Laugh
8. What a Peach
9. The Pink Smashbox
10. Mavy May
11. The Beautiful You

OK, and here's my 11 questions!
1. What are some of your favorite things to share on your blog?
2. What's your favorite thing do to during the summer?
3. If you only had 24 hours to live is there anything special you would want to do?
4. What's your favorite kind of chocolate?
5. What's your favorite color and why?
6. Where is one place you've always wanted to travel to?
7. What's a quirky thing about yourself?
8. What's your favorite holiday and why?
9. If you were stranded on an island what 5 things would you bring?
10. What's your favorite movie?
11. What's one regret that you have in life?


  1. Awwwww I'm your favorite blog? love your answers :) and you obvs.

  2. That's so cool that you got a Liebster award with only four posts! Great job, and I love your blog! :)



  3. Very nice blog for such a new one. I am following you now. Please drop by to Carole's Chatter and check it out. You might like my Food on Friday series which focuses on a different ingredient. This week it was Berries and Currants. If you like my blog it would be great if you followed me back. Have a good week.

    PS I have chosen to make my blog award and button free but it is very much a personal choice. As you visit other blogs you can figure out which way is best for you. Good luck with the blogging. I have been going less than a year and have had so much fun figuring it all out and am still learning.

  4. Hi there - have you given up blogging? Hope not. If not, I do recommend that you follow blogs back if you want to build your audience. Starting with me, of course....


  5. Bailey- Thanks! I'm definitely still very new to this.

    Carole- No I haven't stopped blogging! I just had so much going on in my life, but I'm back!