Saturday, 3 November 2012

Oops, I didn't realize.......

There are many, many things I don't know....small things, big things.....lots of things. Today it is about Leibster and being nominated.........I didn't know what it meant.......little embarrassed. Thank you so much to     Esther at  Esther Norine Designs for the nomination. She nominated me on October 28. It took me this long to find out what it even meant. I got answers doesn't mean anything to it is something to keep moral up around new bloggers. Then I found that there are questions and such that need to be, I thought I best get on that.

Things to know:

You need to give 11 random facts about yourself. You need to answer the questions from the person who nominated you, then, you need to nominated 11 more people, with less than 200 followers for the award.

11 Random Facts about Me:

1. I do not like to read manuals of any kind, this causes problems.....but it is still true.
2. I love things that are turquoise in colour.
3. I'm Canadian......those are not spelling errors, we spell words like color with a "u"..colour.
4. I love stale red licorice.
5. I rarely wear jewellery.
6. I have been sky was awesome.
7. I went on a skiing trip to  BC at Kicking Horse........but I don't ski, so I sat in the chalet at the top of the mountain and enjoyed vodka instead.
8. I have a massive collection (seriously huge) of scrapbooking supplies.........I have yet to scrap book.
9. I am not a hoarder.
10. I look stupid in a hat..........any hat except a beret style hat.
11. If you package something up, real pretty....I'll likely buy it.

Now for Esther's Questions:

I like blogging because it is fun to just put something out there in the world for people to read....or not read......but it's there for all to see and read.

I don't really dream of vacations. I don't have a lot of hope that I will ever get I don't really put any energy into thinking about it.

I do not have pets.............just children.

My guilty pleasure is my subscription to glossybox. It's a cool box of makeup that comes once a month for a fee of $15. That being said, they upped the cost to $22 starting next month and so I'm cancelling it. I'll have to find a new guilty pleasure.

I would pick up a book over the remote any day!!

My favourite (not a spelling error) holiday is Christmas. The music, the cookies, the shows, the traditions..........all those lovely things.

I do like Starbucks. I order the Caramel Macchiato or the Caramel Frappacino .

I like shoes even more than purses. Not heels though. Love boots the most!!

I love to cook and to bake!!

My favourite accessory is my really has a life of it's own.

I lived in the city for most of my life. We moved to the country two years ago. I am undecided which one I like better............but I'm leaning towards country.

My Nominees Are:

Sophie from A Good Year
Jacinda from Yellowcloth
Ramsey Grace
Life with Ash
Too Goodin to Be True
Life and Lemons
Rustic Love
This is my Life
One Creative Housewife
Short Girl Long Island

My questions are:

What is the last book you read or movie you watched?
If you could drive any car, what would it be?
Cheesecake or pie?
Would you rather stay up late at night, or wake up early in the morning?
If you could only use one kind of makeup, what would it be?
What language do you wish you could speak but can't?
What is your most embarrassing moment?
What do you want for Christmas?
Do you know who lives in a pineapple under the sea?
If you could rename yourself..........who would you be?
What is your dream job?


  1. Connie,
    Thank you so much for nominating me! I really appreciate it.

  2. #1 - agreed! Life's too short to read manuals!

    1. Yay!!! So glad another feels the same way!!

  3. Congratulations on your nomination!!

    Found you through the weekend blog walk!

    <3 Vanessa
    7jaded blog

  4. haha i have pets, no children! Found you through the GFC hop!
    Helene in Between