Sunday, November 18, 2012

The Liebster Award

I was nominated for the Liebster Award by Rogue. Thanks Rogue! If you haven't found her blog yet, take some time and check it out. There's some interesting things going on there lately.

The Rules:
When one receives the award, one posts 11 random facts about oneself and answers the 11 questions asked by the person who nominated you.
Pass the award onto 11 other blogs (while making sure one notifies the blogger that one nominated them).
One writes up 11 NEW questions directed towards YOUR nominees.
One is not allowed to nominate the blog who nominated one's own blog!
One pastes the award picture into one's blog (You can Google the image, there are plenty of them!)

Rogue's Questions

1.  What is the first thing you notice about a man you just met?
His eyes
2.  What celebrity do you resemble?

Candace Cameron
3.  What is one thing you swore you would never do....and did?

4.  How tall are you?

5.  What color is the underwear you have on right now?

6.  Are your dreams in color or black and white?

7.  Are you a morning person or night owl?

Night owl.
8.  What is your nickname?

I don't really have one, but Steve calls me woman or brat.
9.  If you could go back in time, where would you go?

Civil War
10.  What is the funniest thing you've ever heard a child say?

I don't snore. I don't even know how.

11 Random Things About Me

1.  I'm allergic to cats. I love them, but I get all itchy-eyed and start sneezing when I get around them.
2.  Steve was my third fiance and the only one to actually give me a ring (and follow through with the marriage).
3.  I've driven an 18 wheeler.
4.  I live in the mountains and love to see it snow, but I hate the cold.
5.  I've moved 13 times, most of those moves in the last 13 years.   
6.  I will eat very few vegetables if they're cooked.
7.  I'm a water sign and gravitate towards water when I'm upset.
8.  I've had my writing published in a magazine and a number of websites (and got paid for it).
9.  I'm an amateur genealogist who dreams of doing it professionally.
10. I'm extremely ticklish.
11. I've never flown in an airplane.

My Nominees
Lillie of At Ian & Lillie's Place
Wilma of Barnie Married Wilma
Blue Bird of A New Road
Emma at Steven and Emma
Roz at Roz in His Hands
Bonnie at My Bottom Smarts
Grace at Enjoying the Journey
Christina at Red Booty Woman
PK at New Beginnings
June at The Dish with Ward and June
Tess at Rules to Love By

My Questions for the Nominees

1.  What is your most treasured possession?
2.  What is on your bucket list?
3.  What historical figure would you like to meet?
4.  If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?
5.  What is your favorite movie?
6.  If you were shipwrecked, what three people from blogland would you like to be there with you?
7.  What person from blogland would you most like to meet?
8.  How many pets do you have?
9.  What is your greatest fear?
10. If you could go back in time and change one event in your life, what would it be?
11. What is your favorite color?        


  1. Woah, woah, woah...what's the dealio sore bum? You didn't answer all the questions? Are you really Catherine Zeta-Jones? C' a celebrity...ya can say Elmo if you want!

    1. LOL I had a blonde moment. I fixed it.

  2. No, she can't. If she's Catherine, I wanna know! :)
    Love what you learn about other. We have much in common.

  3. So interesting, Dana!
    I loved it....."I don't snore, I don't even know how."
    So cute and so nice to learn all these things about you.

    1. You have to admire kid's logic. LOL Between her (our daughter), Stee and the dogs, it's a wonder I ever get any sleep with all the snoring.

  4. Hi Dana, some very interesting facts!

    You've driven an 18 Wheeler, wow, that would scare the living daylights out of me Lol.

    Thanks for the nomination :) Am about to put my post up shortly but unfortunately won't be answering everyone's questions who nominated me. Sorry :(

    1. Hi Roz. Driving an 18 wheeler is in my genes. Several generations of my family have driven for a living. I actually considered getting my CDL when I was younger.

      I understand that you can't answer everyone's questions. We don't want you getting in trouble.


  5. I enjoyed reading more about you:)


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