Saturday, March 2, 2013

Liebster Award

Hello everyone!  Hope you are having a nice weekend so far! 
I wanted to share some great news with you...
I was awarded to the Liebster Award!  


Jillian is the voice behind My Boulangerie and she was kind enough to choose me among other new bloggers. Make sure you visit Jillian's blog and check out her yummy recipes!

This Award is meant to recognize new blogger or those with less than 200 followers and now I have the opportunity to award 11 new bloggers.

If your are one of the 11 you will need to do the following:

1. Post 11 random facts about themselves
2. Answer the questions the tagger has set for you and then create 11 new questions for the bloggers you pass the award to
3. Choose 11 new bloggers with less than 200 followers to pass the award to and link them in your post
4. Go to their blog and let them know!
5. You can't nominate the person who nominated you

This are my 11 random facts!

1.  I prefer tea over coffee
2. I can't swim
3. I can't ski
4. I love Summer!
5. Christmas is my favorite holiday
6. I love ironing
7. I have a very sweet tooth
8. I cry with romantic movies
9. I wish I was few inches taller
10. I'm the oldest of 4 siblings
11.  I love home decor and organizing magazines

 This are the questions that Jillian asked me to answer: 

1. What is one thing you can't go start your day without doing?
Brushing my teeth.  Even if I wake up early and go back to bed I'll go brush my teeth.

2. What is one thing most people don't know about you?
I wanted to become an actor

3. What is a subject you were really good at as a kid in school?
Math... I loved it!

4. What is your favorite book?

5. As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?
A flight attendant 

6. Which do you like better - Cats or Dogs?

7. What is one thing that makes you really happy?
Stay in bed on Saturday morning watching a movie with my husband and my daughter

8. What is your favorite blog (one that you read every day)?
Well, there are a few:
And the list would go on and on...

9. Who or what inspires you most?
My daughter

10. If a movie were made out of your life, what actor/actress would you choose to play you?
Julia Roberts.  I love the way she laughs... loud!!

11. What would you call your personal style?
Modern with a touch of traditional

And my 11 nominees are:

Modern Art Design

Sara See Beauty

Hello Monday!

H. Finn Jewelry

Live Simply by Annie

Townhouse Lady

Happy Roost

Cardigans and Chai

The Social Home

Black Tag Diaries

A Simple Pinch of Paisley

And my 11 questions for them are:

1. What motivated you to create your blog?

2. What's your favorite food?

3. If you had to pick a different country to live in, which one would it be?

4. Do you speak a second language?  Which one?

5. How long do you spend on the web looking other blogs?

6. What's the best advice you've got to grow your blog?

7. What's your favorite home decor magazine?

8. If you had a magic wand to change anything, what would it be?

9. What's your least favorite task at home?

10. What's your go-to outfit?

11.  High heels or flats?

Ok ladies (and gents), this are my questions for the 11 lovely bloggers I picked.  This was harder than I thought it would be.  There are many blogs out there and most of them have way more than 200 followers but I'm very happy with the ones I chose.  They all are great blogs and have so much to offer.  I truly love reading their stories and projects.  Make sure you go to their sites and check them out!

Thanks for reading!



  1. thanks so much for the nomination marcela!!

    1. You're very welcome! I really like your blog :)