The Liebster Award

The Liebster Award

I have been nominated for The Liebster Award!


I was nominated for The Liebster Award by Danette Perez from the blog:


Thank you Danette!


Liebster Award is for the new/smaller blogs that  do not have more than 200 followers or subscribers. Also this is an opportunity to get noticed and meet other bloggers.

The 6 Rules of the Liebster Award:

  1. Acknowledge the blog who nominated you and display the Award
  2. Answer 11 questions that the bloggers give to you
  3. Give 11 random facts about you
  4. Nominate 11 blogs (under 200 followers) for this award
  5. Let the bloggers know you have nominated them
  6. Give them 11 questions to answer

Danette gave me 11 questions for me to answer:

  1. How do you stay inspired to keep posting? My daughter is my greatest inspiration for writing. I find that writing has also helped to maintain my sanity and keep my wits about me =).
  2. What is your favorite topic to write about? Definitely motherhood and all its entirety. 
  3. What is your favorite book or series? This is a tough one, but I'll say Midwives, A Fault in Our Stars, and The Catcher in the Rye
  4. If you could change one thing about your life, what would it be and why? My life is pretty perfect, but I'd say I would love to get paid to write. 
  5. Name two bloggers that inspire you and their websites. Jenn Mann: Karen Alpert: 
  6. What type of music do you prefer? Alternative rocks 
  7. If you could buy anything in the world,money is not a problem, what would it be and why? An obnoxiously trendy diaper bag and stroller.
  8. What kind of free stuff do you offer your readers? My wit and charm, comes free of charge with every post. 
  9. What are your two favorite movies? Garden State and Juno 
  10.  If you could be anywhere in the world, where would you be? At home with my family. 
  11.   What is your biggest irrational fear? I was very afraid of heights (even though I'm 6'1, the irony is not lost on me). 

Now 11 fun facts about me

  1. I cured my fear of heights with hypnosis.
  2. In another life I'd like to be a professional chef. 
  3. I love any reality show on Bravo (Except the Real Housewives of Atlanta and New Jersey, I do have standards). 
  4. I have run 2 half marathons and I am running another in March 2015. I have absolutely no desire to run a full marathon (why would anyone want to run in a diaper?)
  5. I worked with children with Autism for a year doing ABA early intervention, which is how I decided to become a special ed teacher.
  6. Cream of Wheat and apple sauce is my comfort food.
  7. I love movies and books that make me cry. 
  8. Living in a crowded city would be my hell on Earth.
  9. My best friend and I made up our own language when we were 8 that we are still fluent in and use when we need to talk about people's poor outfit choices in public. 
  10.  I won't eat foods that are the same color in one sitting: example goldfish crackers and OJ will just never happen together.
  11.  I am madly in love with my life, my family, and my friends. 

My nominated websites are:


And finally my 11 questions for my nominated authors:

  1. How do you stay inspired to keep posting?
  2. What is your favorite topic to write about?
  3. Who is your favorite author?
  4. If you could change anything about the internet what would you change?
  5. Name your favorite type of food.
  6. What type of music do you prefer?
  7. What is the best blog post you have ever written?
  8. How did you choose your child's name/s?
  9. What are your three favorite movies?
  10.  If you could be anywhere in the world, where would you be?
  11.   What is your biggest irrational fear?

All done! Please follow the Rules listed above and keep this going!