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Monday, May 16, 2011

The Versatile Blogger Award

This award was given to me by Amy at Non-Stop Mom. Thank you so much Amy, what an honor!!! So to let her know how much I appreciate it, I am sending my readers her way.. So stop in and say hi!

           So the rules of the Versatile Blogger Award are:

       *Thank the person who gave you the award and link back to them in your post.

   *Tell us seven things about yourself.

     *Award fifteen recently discovered new bloggers.
            So here goes....Seven Things About Me...

1. Even tho I am very outgoing, I actually am very nervous meeting new people, speaking in public, etc.

2. I do NOT like the smell of lilacs... It's the truth, I don't like real florally (is that a word?) scents.
3. I don't like cleaning, yet hate a messy house...       

4. I can't stand getting dirt under my fingernails so therefore do not make a good gardener. Even tho I love having pretty flowers and all that. Just don't make me weed!! 

5. I really enjoy baking, cooking, and trying out new recipes, as long as I have the ingredients! :) 

6. I am enjoying my teenagers.. 

7. I would love to write a book someday, maybe about our miracle story... 

So now, to bestow the honor on 15 more bloggers.....these are blogs that I follow regularly, so go check them out!

1.A Little Healthier A young mother that posts healthy recipes as an alternative to all the yuckiness out there!

2. Blooms Buttons and Budgets A young creative mom who saves money all while taking care of her family

3. Coloring Spirit An artistic Momma and military wife

4.Counting Our Blessings A mother of a terminally ill child, who lost another baby..Yet through it all her faith has stayed firm...

5.Delightful Order If you would love help in getting your house organized, then check out this blog! A very organized and creative woman!!

6. Devotion Mama The title pretty much speaks for itself.. This woman has been through alot, yet has stayed strong!

7.Frugal on the Cheap Looking for help saving money.. Head to this site for lots of great tips!!

8. Pioneer Girl at Heart  A homeschooling Mama that loves her family dearly!! (oh and I am part of that family.. LOL)

9.Quiet Ramblings A sweet young mother, who has some adorable children.

10.Recipeaholic A talented cook with some yummy recipes.. I really like the calzones!

11.Stenersen Daily Life The life of a family that always seems to be doing fun things!!

12.Stuff and Nonsense A mother that will make you laugh...or cry.. or scratch your head..Maybe all three?

13.The Chronicles of Windy Ridge A very talented mother of 9 that has her own famous clothing company.. She also happens to be my sister-in-law!!

14.To Everything There is a Season A sweet homeschooling mama who is also in my family tree!!

15.When Eight Create 8 women that can do pretty much everything!!

So, there you have it! Go read these blogs and show them some love! Bloggers love readers, and bloggers really love readers who follow them, and bloggers really really love readers who follow them AND leave comments



  1. Thanks Amanda for the award! You are sweet!

  2. Thank you Amanda Pearl! :)

  3. Yay! I was so happy to pass it along to you! Now, in my spare time, I'm going to go check out these other blogs....but in the meantime, I have a very large garden calling my name!

  4. Thanx Amanda! Can't wait to check out a few of the blogs you listed :)

  5. Wow! How sweet of you to write ME!! =) Thank you!

  6. (and I totally think you should pursue writing! I'd read it ;-)

  7. Thank you Ma'am... Now who am I supposed to award? You already gave out the award to all the people I follow! ;p

  8. Thanks! Glad you enjoy the calzones!

  9. Thanks Amanda! That was sweet of you! Sorry I'm so lazy at blogging that I didn't even know about this until one of my sisters told me:)