Tuesday, November 12, 2013

The Sunshine Award!

Hello all! I am sure you have seen this Sunshine award floating around - Megan over Bespeckled With Freckles at nominated me for this award! You should really check out her blog, she's great!

The Rules:
1) You have to post a picture of the Sunshine Award in the blog post.
2) Post 11 random facts about yourself.
3) Answer the 11 questions from the blogger who nominated you.
4) Nominate 11 wonderful bloggers.
5) Write 11 questions for them to answer.
6) Also, let the bloggers you nominated know you have nominated them.

Questions from Megan:

1. Favorite type of food?
PIZZA. I can't say that enough. Pizza is truly the way to my heart. If you really wanna      make me happy, get cheese with mushrooms.
2. If you could only listen to one band or singer for the rest of your life, who would you choose?
Ugh so hard - I don't even know if I can answer that! But probably Blake Shelton!  3. What is your favorite thing about blogging?
Getting to make new blogger friends and sharing my DIYs!
4. What is something most people would be surprised to know about you?
I was born in Missouri, but now live in Indiana. I have a southern accent, and get asked all the time if I'm from Texas or Alabama. And I have 2 tattoos.
5. What is your favorite perfume?
Gahhh I don't really wear purfume because I forget, but when I do, I wear the Victorias Secret kind my hubs got me!
6. What is an embarrassing moment of yours?
Um just today my dog dragged me across the sidewalk with 4 onlookers. I was SO embarrassed. Pretttyyyy sure they laughed at me!
7. What is your favorite quote?
Do not fear, for I am with you. Do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, I will help you; I will uphold you with my hand. Isaiah 41:10.
8.What is your weakness when it comes to shopping?
Everything. Shopping is literally my favorite hobby. I don't really like jean shopping though, I hate finding the perfect fit!
9. If you were to have one day left on earth, how would you spend it?
With my family for sure!
10. What is a goal you have for your blog?
To grow my followers, and to have fun! And to meet other awesome bloggers :)
11. What is your go-to outfit?
Well for this fall, it has been a dressy long shirt and leggings, or my maxi skirts! 

The bloggers that I nominate are:
Jayda @ Avocado Grove 
Melissa @ Simply Sweet Melissa 
Jennifer @ Bubbly and Buttercream 
Darcy @ A Memory of Us 

My questions for you!
1. What is your favorite hobby besides blogging?
2. What store does your shopping trips always include?
3. What is one accessory that you couldn't live without?
4. Name your favorite TV show of all time?
5. How do you come up with your blogging posts?
6. What was your favorite vacation?
7. Describe your dream job.
8.What is one thing people would be surprised to know about you?
9. Do you tell people about your blog in your personal life?
10. Do you have any fur babies, and if so what do you love about them the most?
11. What is your favorite online shop?

Thanks again to Megan for picking me, seriously - go check out her blog! You won't be sorry!
Happy Blogging!  


  1. Oh oh this is kind of like that other one... the liebster or whatnot? Congrats on the nomination! And thanks for the new blogs!


    1. Yes it is! I love finding about new blogs this way!

  2. Thanks for nominating me! Shopping is my favorite hobby too! But it gets me in too much trouble!

    1. You deserve it! And mine too!! It's so easy to find too much stuff!

  3. Congrats on the nomination!


  4. Thanks for the nomination, sweet girl! Can't wait to participate :) xoxo

  5. Victoria Secret perfumes smell so good!

    Long shirts and leggings are the way to go in fall!

  6. So fun! I love reading these "fun facts" type of posts. Pizza is one of my all-time favorite foods too. The cheesier the better! ;)

    1. I do too - its such a great way to meet new bloggers and find out more about them! And I am pretty sure I could live on a diet of only pizza and be totally fine with it!

  7. Congrats on the award! I love learning more about the people behind the blogs :)

    1. Ditto! You can meet so many new bloggers this way!

  8. Thanks again for the nomination!! Dogs can totally cause so many embarrassing moments. I've had the same thing happen to me so many times haha.

    1. Haha that the truth! They are so cute though I can't stay mad for long!

  9. Girl I'm with you on pizza! I think I could maybe eat it everyday... it's kind of a problem! I've been watching the voice this season and am loving Blake! I used to listen to country music all the time growing up but kind of stopped and have been getting back into it again! Love these kinds of posts :)

    carly; sundays grace

    1. I could eat pizza every day too and never get sick of it! And it was so hard to pick just one, but Blake Shelton has such great songs!

  10. Love learning more about you! Shopping is definitely my favorite hobby as well and I can totally relate to you with misbehaving dogs!

    1. I wish my career had something to do with shopping, haha. And the puppies are too cute to stay mad at for long!

  11. If only I could get paid to shop..wouldn't that be nice! I hate jean shopping thought too...it's the worst! It's so hard to find the perfect fit!
    Blake Shelton is a good pick! How can we choose just ONE??

    1. I know, right?! That would be the best job in the world!

  12. Aww thank you so much Becky! You are too sweet! Loved learning a little more about you!


    1. I love meeting new bloggers this way and finding more about them! You deserve it!

  13. Thank you so much for the nomination, girlfriend! I loved learning more about you in this post and I will definitely be adding a post to my blog about this later this week. How can one go wrong with pizza? And Winston once pulled me down on my stomach on a sidewalk while on a run. Needless to say, he isn't allowed to go for runs with me anymore! :)


    1. I can't wait to hear your answers! And pizza is just the best. I don't think I would ever get tired of it. And aren't those puppies such stinkers!! But they are just too cute to stay mad at for long!

  14. Congrats dear! You deserve it your blog is always fantastic!


  15. I love pizza! You were born in MO! So awesome! Me too!
    I love shopping! It is a total addiction!


  16. Thank you for nominating me! I will feature it in an upcoming post soon <3.

    1. You deserve it! Can't wait to see your answers!