Liebster Award




I was surprised and honored my Instagram buddy and fellow blogger, One Smart Fortunate Cookie tagged me for this award. I really enjoy her unique way of inspiring and motivating people with her fortune cookie quotes and her engaging personality! See what I mean in this picture from her website.




What is the Liebster Award?


The Liebster is a virtual award given to bloggers by other bloggers. The award has been around since 2011. Liebster (German) means - sweetest, kindest, nicest, dearest, beloved, lovely, kind, pleasant, valued, cute, endearing, and welcoming. Getting nominated for the Liebster provides an opportunity for bloggers to have fun on the blog and share new things with their readers. 


What to do if you’ve been nominated for a Liebster Award

  • Thank the person who nominated you, and put a link to their blog on your blog

  • Display the award on your blog

  • Provide 10 random facts about yourself

  • Nominate 5 – 11 blogs that you feel would enjoy blogging about this award

  • List these rules in your post

  • Answer the questions your nominator asked

  • Inform the people/blogs that you nominated


My 10 Random Facts:

  1. Mom to a wise beyond his years 17-year-old.

  2. I have ran a Half-Marathon.

  3. I like taking care of my yard.

  4. I am a devoted friend.

  5. I am a saxophone mom, my son has played since 5th grade.

  6. I love nail art.

  7. Fitness is my best friend.

  8. I have a 13-year old canine son, he’s a handsome Siberian Husky.

  9. I am obsessed with jewelry and handbags.

  10. I enjoy consignment and resale shopping.

  11. I started my own casual bike group this year.


Questions I answered from  One Smart Fortunate Cookie:

  1. To what fictional place would you most want to go? Sesame Street

  2. Night owl, or early bird? Early bird

  3. What is something that you think everyone should do at least once in their lives? Run a race the atmosphere is amazing!

  4. If your life were a movie, would would the title be? The Muppet's, starring me as Miss Piggy

  5. What is your hidden talent? Face-painting

  6. What is the best compliment you ever received? Your hair looks amazing!

  7. What book, other than a religious text, influenced your life the most? Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert

  8. Where is your dream vacation? Destination race in Hawaii

  9. What is the most memorable gift you ever received? A red rose in my mailbox

  10. What do you want to be remembered for? Being a good mom


I now nominate these AWESOME BLOGGERS


Mimi of Mimi's Soap Dish

Kerri of World's Okayest Runner

Shawniece of Uniquely Complex

Steph of Munson and Magnolias

Lynn of Oh-So Yummy

Josh and Trish of Trying to Build a Family


Here are my 11 questions for my nominee's:

1. If you had just one wish, which would it be?

2. Favorite guilty pleasure?

3. Three things you can´t live without?

4. What is in your tote or handbag?

5. When did you start your blog? 

6. Cat or dog?

7. Who is your favorite blogger?

8. Where you are from? 

9. Favorite ice cream flavor?

10. What piece of clothing do you spend your money on the most?

11. Who is your favorite movie character?