My 1st Liebster Award

April 8, 2013
I've been nominated for a Liebster Award by Kendall who blogs over at Three Cats and a Lady.  Check out her blog to see some great nail polish, product reviews, and fashion. Kendall also has a soft spot in her heart for all things related to Depeche Mode.

The Liebster Award is awarded to those with less than 200 followers to help bloggers like myself get more exposure and to "expand our readership and our presence in the blogosphere!" 

Here are the Liebster Award Rules:

1. Each blogger should post 11 random facts about themselves.
2. Each blogger should answer the questions the tagger has set for you.
3. Choose 11 new bloggers to pass the award to and link them in your post.
4. Create 11 new questions for the chosen bloggers.
5. Go to that bloggers page and tell them about the award.
6. No tag-backs.

11 Random Facts

1. One of my biggest passions in life is traveling!
2. I have an insatiable sweet tooth and LOVE desserts, especially cannoli, bread pudding, and carrot cake, to name a few.
3. I have worked at a movie theatre for over 9 years.
4. My undergraduate degree is in International Studies and French.
5. I'm a terrible cook--my friends are all afraid.  Very afraid.
6. One of my favorite books is Gone with the Wind.
7. My life would not be the same without my gay guy friends.  They always add a little sparkle!
8.  I have wanted a white miniature poodle that barks like this, "Yip yap yip yap."  
9.  My hair is super thick and gets felt up at every salon.  "Come over here and feel how thick this girl's hair is! You're not going to believe it!"  
10.  Lately, I've been lovin' me some floral prints.
11.  I was born on Good Friday.

Eleven Questions from Three Cats and a Lady:

1. What is your favorite fragrance?  Be as vague or specific as you like.
I love Incanto by Salvatore Ferragamo.  It has been my favorite for years.

2. Tell me about something that is on your bucket list.
Going to Carnival in Rio de Janerio!  I've been to the one in Venice, and it was amazing.

3. What is your favorite song?
This is something that always changes for me, but right now it's "Hopeless Wanderer" by Mumford & Sons.

4. What is your signature beauty or fashion item?
I never leave the house without wearing lipstick or gloss.  Even if I don't wear any other make up, I'll at least have that.

5. Can you share one of your guilty pleasures? love the gossip; I can't help it.

6. Tell me about the last time you sang karaoke.  Where were you and what song?  When?
Wow, it was probably in Jakarta, Indonesia in 2006.  I know I sang some Britney Spears songs.

7. What is your favorite website or blog?
I love because it helps me plan trips or find some local stuff to do, and it's useful to see what other people have written or suggested.

8. Say one nice thing about your body.  Or two!
Everyone always tells me I have nice skin. :)

9. What is the last nail polish you wore? 
Zoya's Hanky Panky Purple

10. Can you share a blogging tip with the rest of us?
Proofread.  (This one will probably bite me in the butt.)

11. Is there a recent beauty trend that you do not like?
Nails that are filed to be super sharp looking.  No, thanks.  

My Eleven Questions

1. Can you share one of your best beauty secrets?
2. What is a challenge that you overcame in your life?
3. What is something you wish you could do but haven't done yet/can't do?
4. What was your favorite trip & why was it your fave?
5. Could you tell about a great deal you've recently found?
6.  Besides the blogs you nominated for the Liebster Award, what are three of your favorite blogs to read?
7.  What is your best personality trait?
8. What are some of your favorite stores or brands?
9. What was one of your biggest/funnies fashion faux pas?
10.  What country/region do you currently live in?
11. What made you first decide to start a blog?

My 11 Blogs

4 comments on "My 1st Liebster Award"
  1. I'm so jealous of your thick hair!

  2. It is a pain sometimes, but I guess I'd rather have it too thick than too thin.

  3. awwww! im on the list! haha thank you! do i need to do the same? :D

  4. You're welcome! If you want to you can post it on your blog and fill it out. Then you can nominate 10 other blogs with less than 200 followers. :)