Liebster award #2



My sincere thanks to Journie2Woman for this wonderful nomination.  I truly appreciate the thought and the opportunity.  If you have never checked out her fun yet honest and empowering blog, do visit her and stay a while. 🙂

What The Award Is:

The Liebster is an award that is given to bloggers by other bloggers. Liebster in German means sweetest, kindest, nicest, dearest, beloved, lovely, kind, pleasant, valued, cute, endearing, and welcome.

The Rules:

Thank the person who nominated you

Answer the questions about yourself provided by your nominator

Nominate 5-11 fellow bloggers with fewer than 1000 followers who you think deserve the award

Create a new list of questions for your nominees

List the rules in your post

Let your nominees know of your nomination personally


Who do you admire the most and why?

I grew up admiring my great grandmother who raised 9 children by herself after my great grandfather passed away.  She sacrificed and worked tirelessly to feed her kids and keep a roof over their heads.  I can’t even begin to imagine how difficult things must have been for her but she never once gave up.

What have you learned about yourself within the past year?

I have learned that I can cook a pretty mean pork stew.  It took years and years but I think I finally got it!  Food is just that important in my life, as you can most probably tell.

What is your take on women empowerment?

It’s about time, I say!  I am grateful to be a witness to this powerful movement.  Growing up, I have always been called a feminist like it’s a bad thing because that’s just how strongly I have always felt about equality for us women. I have always believed in equality, not just in gender equality but equality among all mankind.  No one should be beneath anyone regardless of wealth, status, race or religion.  No one should be subjected to pain or harassment because “that’s the way it has always been”.  It’s time for a change and change has indeed come.

Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

I can ‘t quite see beyond today if I am being absolutely honest and maybe it’s because I am hesitant to.  I think I am at a stage where my parents are getting older very quickly (or so it seems to me) and my kids are growing up too rapidly.  Rather than focusing on the distant future, I am doing my best, bit by bit, day by day, as a daughter, wife and mother.  I just need everyone to stay healthy so we can all spend time together, in other words. 🙂

What is your aspiration in life?

My goal in life is to be happy to lead a fulfilling life surrounded by my loved ones.

My Nominees:

Chronic Pain with a Higher Perspective

Ramblings of a Wonky Girl

Marilynn Rose

Clatchet Chronicles


I hope you have fun with the nomination.  🙂

My Questions:

  • What made you start blogging?
  • What is your favorite food?
  • What is your lifelong goal?
  • Is there someone you would love to spend an afternoon with?
  • If there is one advice you would like to share with the world, what would it be?


Have a great weekend, all!


19 thoughts on “Liebster award #2

  1. You’re a foodie and I love it. I love food and you should share that pork stew receipe with is. Im a vegetarian but my husbanf and daughter would love something new. I can understand living for the moment and not really seeing past today but dont be hesitant setting goals for yourself gets you prepared. I love your aspiration… just being genuienly happy is what I thinm life is all about. I got to know you a bit better…more awesomeness and thanks for sharing

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  2. A lovely tag and I liked your answers. I don’t think there’s anything wrong with not dwelling on the future since it’s in this moment that life is happening. It’s worth the attention and enjoyment because tomorrow it will be gone. ❤

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  3. Here I was, just checking out your past posts, while I’ve got some minutes to spare before it’s paperwork time again. I see that you’ve received a Leibster Award and wanted to congratulate ya on it. But hulloa! Lookey here! I just noticed that you had nominated me in it! Say wha…?! Well, ain’t that some major cool beans. Sure was a long time ago, that I hadn’t seen this. Ah, how time flies.

    Well, I just wanted to congratulate ya, cuz this award is certainly well-deserved to ya! Keep writing your well-written posts and enjoy your weekend! Oh, and thanks for the nomination too!

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    • Thank you for visiting, Sandmoos. I haven’t written for a while but I hope to do it again soon. Time goes by too quickly and I can’t believe we are already in March!

      You are most welcomed on the nomination. 🙂 Glad you saw that today. Have a good one!


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