Thursday, February 7, 2013

You'd Never Guess

Ok... so remember those surveys we use to do in high school?
We'd fill them in with random facts then e-mail them to all our friends?!
Why was that such a craze?!

I pretty much said I would never do one again!

And here I am... twice nominated for the Liebster Award {*blush*}... and I'm going to do it!
First shouting out to the awesome bloggers who nominated me:
Carolynn from CCMcAfee
Kacie from The Momma Experience

It has been so much fun getting to know other women in the blogging world!
This award goes out to 10 "newborn" bloggers (200 or less followers) who are AMAZING in every way!!!
I'm nominating YOU...

Amanda from Crunchy & Candid
Arisa from Papa's Toolshed Mama's Kitchen
Kristin from Lily & Light
Maria from Mica & Me
Erin from Erin Maree Moo
Sarah from Tucker Up
Regine from R's Rue
Maria from Enjoy this Moment... for this Moment is Your Life
Rose from A Record of Rose
Sarah from Oh My Soul

Give 10 fun facts + answer the questions below... then pass it along to ten other "newborn" bloggers!!!
Don't forget to tag me so I can see too :-)
10 Fun Facts about ME... you'd never guess!

1. I have a chicken pox scar right in the middle of my forehead

2. I could eat mint chocolate chip ice cream every day for the rest of my life
{thank you Coconut Bliss for making a dairy-free option!}

3. I was homeschooled along with my 4 younger siblings

4. I grew up in a town with a population of 1600

5. I had a deformed uterus that God miraculously healed during my second pregnancy
...allowing me to VBAC!

6. I've been to multiple papal audiences with the late Pope John Paul II with front row seats

7. I water ski & love to line dance

8. I've always wanted a tattoo, but not brave enough to do it

9. My favorite TV shows are Downton Abbey, Parenthood, and Shark Tank (random, I know.)

10. I rode a moped with a complete stranger while in Rome
- luckily it was like being in a romantic comedy and NOT a thriller-suspense movie!
Questions I was asked to answer...

1. What is your favorite book?
Oh man. Lord of the Rings & Jane Eyre. And the Bible of course!

2. Are you a cat or dog person?

Only if they are a cute, plush - stuffed animal.

3. Where do you see your self in ten years?
I see myself married to the man of my dreams - with a few more babies!
Living in a REAL house with a garden.
I'm homeschooling ... and running a big time blog!!!

4. What is your favorite form of social networking?

I'm a blogger... so I really enjoy it all! Twitter is rough. Not such a fan.

5. What are you most excited about in 2013?

A getaway this summer with my hubby!!!

6. What is your favorite Holiday?
Christmas. I love everything about Advent and Christmas!

7. Do you prefer coffee, tea, or neither?
Pour me a cup.

8. What is your favorite thing to do in your spare time?

Take a shower and get ready in PEACE & QUIET. Such a luxury these days.

9. Do you have any weird habits?

Haha... I'm perfect don'tcha know?! NOT. I habitually wipe the grime off the back of the toilet seat!

10. What's your favorite smell?
Chrism oil. Baptized babies. Or fresh-bathed baby. Either way.

That's it. Pass it along, nominees! Go forth with my blessing XO!

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  1. I answered your Q's, but I don't know how to tag people. Not very tech savvy!

    1. Aww good, Regine!!! Glad you could play along! You just use the "link" button and attach it to whatever address or name you highlight :-)

  2. Congrats on the receiving the Liebster Award! you soooo deserve the recognition :) enjoyed learning more about you and cracked up over the rare luxory of getting ready in PEACE&QUIET! I hear ya sister!

    1. Thanks, Kristine!!! I'm really enjoying getting to know you!!! You're a super sweet girl with a super sweet blog!!! Glad you can relate to showering and getting ready in peace and quiet!!! now.... if I can just get a pedi with you!!!

  3. I wish I had only ONE chicken pox scar. I caught the chicken pox at 15 years old and was covered from head to toe! I loved reading this! Are you saying you don't mind if we take and do our own?? I would love to do this! :)


    1. Oh no, Ashle!!! The chicken pox is a tough! I was little... and didn't listen to my mom! She told me not to scratch ;-) You can totally take this! Just make sure you nominate 10 other bloggers so they can play too!!! Take care, girl <3


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