Thursday, 10 January 2013

I've been nominated

Thank you to the lovely Jamie at Things in You and Courtney at Exodus31three for both nominating me for a Liebster award.

How very nice of you ladies, and totally unexpected. But what is the Liebster Award I hear you cry!

Basically the Liebster award is given to up and coming bloggers with less than 200 followers. It's a great way to find new blog, get to know other bloggers and show your appreciation. So thanks very much ladies!

Want to join in? Here are the rules:

1) Thank and link back to the person who nominated you (that would be me)
2)Answer the 11 questions from your nominee
3)Create 11 new questions for your nominees
4)Nominate 11 up and coming blog with LESS than 200 followers
5)Go to each of your nominees blogs and let them know about the award
6)List 11 facts about yourself

Here are the lovely blogs that I'm nominating CHECK THESE OUT!

Kate @ The Humble Sweetheart
Charlie @ Learning Lessons in Mummyography
Charlotte @ The Life of Mummy Rawles
Erica @ Being Erica
Nicola @ Our Little Balham Life
Caite @ Life as Caite Morgan
Rebecca @ Taylor Made Happiness
Brandi @ Cupcakes and Curves
Grace @ Grace Loves Iggy
Ella @ Honeys Mummy
Kim @ What Peggy Said

Here are my 11 random facts:
1) I LOVE cheese (the smellier the better)
2) I wish I could dance but really I look like an awkward jellyfish
3) I have 3 tattoos
4) I went through a "goth" phase and had 11 piercings
5) I used to own a red convertible Mini but when I found out I was pregnant I sold it to my mum
6) If Ava would have been a boy she would have been Freddie
7)Do NOT leave chocolate lying around. I will eat it
8)I'm fluent in French
9) I used to have very short hair that I loved but I'm trying to grow it out for my wedding
10)I love fake tan but can never be bothered to put it on
11) 2 of my favourite films are The Shawshank Redemption and Forrest Gump

My questions from Courtney:

1. Why did you start blogging? I love writing and it seemed like a nice little hobby and something interesting to look back on.
2. What's your favorite & least favorite thing about the city you live in? favourite, probably being close to the countryside. It's quite pretty when you stop and take a look. Least favourite, not much to do, nowhere brilliant to eat or to go for a nice drink.
3. Would you ever consider living in a different country? Which one? Yes, I loved living in France and I would be able to eat lots of cheese!
4. Do you have any hidden talents? My French speaking talents. Unexpected I think.
5. Do you have any long-term career goals? Not at the moment. I'm going to concentrate on my mummy career first.
6. What's your favorite post on your own blog? Probably the one about my brother called "About my Brother" it was hard for me to write but I'm glad I did.
7. Finish this sentence...if you want to spoil me rotten, buy me...? Chocolate. Simple
8. Who can make you laugh the most and why? Ava. She developed such a cheeky personality. Can't think where she got that from...
9. What have you laughed about today? In work when I looked down and my trouser zip was open! Oops! I spotted it first but then told everyone, so kind of defeated the object there!

10. Who would you want to play you in a movie about your life? Rebel Wilson. She's brilliant

11. Who is the most interesting person you've ever met?  My nan. She's cool.

Jamie's questions:
1.Whats your favorite day of the week? Randomly a Wednesday, it's my day off from work. It breaks up the week nicely and I get to spend the whole day with my girl.

2.Are you an early bird or a night owl? Urghh night owl 1zillion percent I HATE mornings.

3.What is your favorite hobby, other than blogging? that a hobby?

4.What is one of your healthy habits? Possibly the gym

5.What is one of your bad habits you'd like to kick? So many! The chocolate munching habit probably.

6.Do you have a favorite season? Spring

7.What do you blog about? Ava and random ramblings

8.What is your favorite childhood memory? All my memories that include my late brother. Cherished memories.
9.Do you have road rage? YES! People who don't indicate make me want to scream.

10.Do you enjoy cooking? If so whats your favourite recipe? I do enjoy cooking. Lasagna is probably my favourite
11.How many blog post do you get out  week? I try to get out at least 3 or 4

My questions for my nominees:
1) What is your favourite type of music
2)Sweet or savoury
3)What is your favourite chocolate bar?
4)Where do you buy your clothes?
5)What drink would you choose on a night out?
6)What is your favourite film?
7)Who is your celebrity crush?
8) What was your favourite childhood toy?
9)Name something that in your opinion is underrated
10) What is your favourite meal?
11)What is your favourite blog?



Kate Pirouette said...

I love reading posts like this, random facts fascinate me. I look like a chicken when I dance. Give me enough whiskey and I don't care though!

Kate @ Just Pirouette and Carry On...

Anonymous said...

Hi, new follower from the Aloha Friday Blog Hop! Congrats to you on the Liebster award! Have a great day!

Anne Birdsong said...

Hi Harriet, I’m Anne from Life on the Funny Farm (, and I’m visiting from Friday Chaos.

Congrats on your Liebster! Loved reading the facts about you. Rebel Wilson rocks!

Anyway, keep up the great work. If you’ve never visited yet, I hope you can pop by my blog sometime to say hi… said...

Thank you so much for the nomination, I have continued this on and answered the questions you asked.
Hope you're having a good weekend

Caite x

grace martin said...

thank you so much for this! i've been super busy starting work this week but i plan on doing this on my day off! <33333333

Unknown said...

Hey there! Here from the blog hop and just wanted to let you know I'm following you on bloglovin'! GFC and your facebook page was not working for me :o( Hope you'll get a chance to check me out:


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