Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Liebster Award

Hi everyone!

Little old me was nominated for another blogger award!  The sweet and beautiful Chelsea from the blog Tiger Love Beauty nominated me for the Liebster Award.  Please check out her blog, she has some great makeup and skincare posts and check out her Liebster Award post HERE

 Here are the rules of the award:

1. Post the award on your blog.
2. Thank the blogger who presented this award and link back to their blog.
3. Write 11 random facts about yourself.
4. Nominate 11 bloggers who you feel deserve this award and who have less than 200 followers.
5. Answer 11 questions posted by the presenter and ask your nominees 11 questions. 

11 Facts About Myself:

1. I grew up in New England but will never stop hating the cold.
2. My favorite type of vacation is somewhere hot and beachy.  Sadly though, I haven’t been on a beach vacation in in 3 years. 
3. I’m a shorty at 5’2”.
4. I took kickboxing lessons for 3 years and was really into it.  I regret quitting.
5. I dabbled in belly dancing for several years and even performed with my class in restaurants!
6. I took a hip hop dance class once and it was one of the most embarrassing nights of my life! 
7. I watch at least 2 tv shows per night of the week.  My DVR is always going. 
8. I love scary movies and prefer them to girly rom-coms.
9. My fave food is mac and cheese.  And pizza.
10. I never had a pet growing up.
11. Coming up with 11 facts about myself that I haven’t already listed in my Sunshine Award post is really difficult! 

Questions from Chelsea:

1. Do you have any siblings?
Yes, two younger sisters.

2. Have you ever played any musical instruments?
I played the flute for a few month in the 5th grade. 

3. What is your favorite thing about blogging?
Making blogger friends!

4. What is your favorite makeup brand & why?
I don’t really have a fave brand for everything but Urban Decay is my goto for eye shadows.

5. Have you ever been out of the country you’re from?
Yup, I love going on vacations! 

6. What was your favorite subject in school?

7. Do you prefer bold lips or natural lips?
For myself, natural with some gloss is just easier.  I do love darker colors but they are so high maintenance.

8. What is your current favorite song?
Anything from the 90s!

9. What’s your favorite snack food?
Chips, I prefer salty snacks over sweets.

10. What advice would you give bloggers that are just starting out?
Think long and hard about your blog name!  I often find mine to be a little too silly.

11. Who is your favorite beauty guru & why?
I look to all my fellow beauty bloggers for info and advice! 

I nominate these beauty blogs:

Here are my questions:

1. How long have you been blogging?
2. What is your favorite movie?
3. What do you love to do besides blog?
4. What is the ultimate goal of your blog?
5. Are you an introvert or extrovert?
6. Do you stay local for the holidays or do you have to travel?
7. What was your biggest beauty splurge?
8. High end makeup or drugstore? 
9. What is your fave comfort food?
10. What was the best vacation you ever went on?
11. How long have you known your bff?

Thanks for stopping by my blog and thanks again to Chelsea for the nomination!  For all the beauties that I nominated, please let me know when you fill yours out so that I can check it out!


  1. I loved reading your answers! Mac & cheese is also my favorite food :)

    1. I basically love anything carbs to be honest. Fries, mmmm!

  2. I loved reading your answers, I enjoy getting to know fellow bloggers! I played the flute too, how funny!

    Thank you SO much for thinking of me, so sweet of you! I have actually already done this twice, I will like them in the bottom if you want to check them out. I will go ahead and answer your questions though!

    1. How long have you been blogging? -I've been blogging for over 3 months and loving it!
    2. What is your favorite movie? -I have too many, but anything with Channing Tatum I can watch all day 'err day! LOL!!
    3. What do you love to do besides blog? -I love spending time with family and friends, watching movies, shopping, taking road trips...the list goes on! Hehe!
    4. What is the ultimate goal of your blog? -My ultimate goal is to help my readers, in whichever way it can be...whether it be finding a new makeup product or finding their inner and outer beauty, knowing just how much they are worth. Knowing that I have made someone's day, or helped them in whichever way, makes me happy! Having my blog grow more each day, wouldn't be bad either. :)
    5. Are you an introvert or extrovert? -I would say I'm more of an introvert.
    6. Do you stay local for the holidays or do you have to travel? -We stay local. <3
    7. What was your biggest beauty splurge? -Hmm, honestly I don't think I have something that I've really splurged on...I like to use coupons when I can or find really good deals. One thing I do want to splurge on though, is a good skin care routine or the Marc Jacobs foundation.
    8. High end makeup or drugstore? -Both, I have a good mixture of both.
    9. What is your fave comfort food? -Mmm, I love any comfort food. But my mom makes the best "arroz con leche" it's a hispanic dish, it's basically a rice pudding dish...mmmm!!
    10. What was the best vacation you ever went on? -I think my honeymoon and when we went to California...yeah that would have to be it!
    11. How long have you known your bff? -I have 2 bffs and I've known them both since we were born! <3

    Thanks again sweet girl, for thinking of me!! :)

    1. Thanks for stopping by and answering my questions anyways!

      OMG, I've loved Channing for a very long time (since the first Step up). Magic Mike was well...magical LOL!

      I'm right behind you with how long I've been blogging, tomorrow will be 2 months! I'll def. go check out your previous Liebster posts!

  3. Ahhhh you are too sweet and too good to me!!! Thank you for thinking of me my love! I've done this tag before. But I'll be happy to leave short sweet answers for your questions!

    1. I'm a new again blogger. Beauty blog since July of this year =)
    2. Despicable Me 1 & 2
    3. I love being with my family. My husband and son are the two most precious gems in my life.
    4. My ultimate goal is for my blog to still be around and help give advice or tips =)
    5. Introvert (funny because I took an assessment earlier this semester lol)
    6. We stay local for the holidays.
    7. Biggest beauty splurge... I think my Smashbox Master Class Palette was the most pensey palette I have.
    8. Both drugstore and high end
    9. mac n cheese!!!
    10. I've never taken a REAL vacation before... However, one getaway weekend was super romantic. I surprised my husband with a trip to San Antonio for his birthday. We stayed at a nice hotel right off the River Walk, it was awesome!
    11. My husband is my BFF. We've been BFFs for 10 years now and still going strong! <3

    I hope some of my answers were interesting to you! lol! Thank you again for thinking of me love! Have a good night love XOXO

    1. You're very welcome my dear! :) And thanks for still taking the time to answer my questions!

      I have a feeling most of us bloggers are introverts. I'm going to a blogger meet-up in a few weeks and I know I'll be super anxious not knowing anyone haha!

      That sounds like a really nice getaway you went on w/ your hubs! And so cute that you're each other's bff! :)))

  4. What part of new England are you from? Just curious? I live in Boston and the cold is brutal!! :/


    1. Yup, I live in the Boston area too! I like your blog and just started following you. I've only seen a few other Boston beauty bloggers.
      Thanks for stopping by!

  5. Hi beautiful! Thanks for the nomination I will post this as soon as humanly possible.

    1. You're very welcome! Can't wait to read yours! :)

  6. Hi hun! I love 90's music too! You just can't go wrong with it! Thank you so much for nominating me! I'll get this done as soon as I can! :)


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