I have been nominated – Liebster Award

We have been nominated for the Liebster Award thanks to Niki from A Life with No Naps.
The award has three parts:
  1. Answer the interview questions from the nominator.
  2. List 11 random facts about yourself.
  3. Nominate other blogs that are just getting started.
Here is our interview:

How long have you been blogging and why did you start?
NB & CJ: We started our blog this year…so less than 2 mont

Do you have an absolute favorite blog, please share.
NB:  I really enjoy Play at Home Mom
CJ: I absolutely love Scary Mommy.

What is one piece of advice you would share with a brand new blogger?
NB&CJ: We are brand new bloggers, so maybe we shouldn’t be giving advice…just yet!

What is your go to quote?
NB: Tough times don’t last but tough people do.  (This is actually my husband’s favorite, but the truth in it has played out several times in our life together!)
CJ: “The best thing about the future is that is comes one day at a time.” Abraham Lincoln

Where is your favorite place to be?
NB: At the edge of the ocean.
CJ: The beach with a great book.

What is your favorite dessert recipe?
NB:  I adore warm chocolate chip cookies.
CJ: I love classic fire-roasted smores!

If you could be anything in the world, what would it be?
NB: A writer (like for real, with a paycheck and everything)
CJ: A communication strategist, a writer, a fearless mother, a great cook…so many dreams!

Everyone has a “I wish I knew that then” moment, what is yours?
NB: I wish we had more pictures of me while pregnant.  I wish I’d known then I would one day want to remember how I looked!
CJ: I wish I knew in middle school and high school that there was more to life.

Who is your idol?
NB:  I’m not sure I have an idol…hmmm…
CJ: My parents and grandparents. They are amazing people and I aspire to be like them.

If you only eat one food item the rest of your life what would it be?
NB: Cream cheese and chicken pizza
CJ: Chocolate!

Random facts about us:
1. We both love to read.
2. I have traveled to 48 states. (CJ)
3. I’ve never been off the continent. (NB)
4. I recently found the joy of making (and eating) my own granola. (CJ)
5.  Broccoli give me hives. (NB)
6. I have only broken one bone in my life. My finger. The middle one. (CJ)
7.  I talk to myself a lot because I think better out loud. (NB)
8. I am a neat freak. Sometimes it exhausts me. (CJ)
9. I’m a terrible speller. (NB) So am I! We are quite the match. (CJ)
10. Natalie and I met because she went to college with my husband. (CJ)  Shout out to UNC and Harrison Hall!   Holla! (NB)
11. I hate feet…except baby feet. (CJ).  Oh my gosh, me too!  I freak out if anyone touches me with their feet.  So. Gross. (NB)
Our Nominees:
Here are the rules:
  1. Thank the blog that presented you this award and link back to their blog (done!)
  2. Answer the questions asked by your nominator, give 11 random facts about yourself. List 11 questions for your nominees. (done!)
  3. Nominate several blogs that you feel need the recognition that have fewer than 1000 followers. Contact the blogger to let them know they have been selected by email, commenting on a post, Facebook, etc. (done!)
  4. Upload the Liebster Award image to your blog. (done!)
Question for my nominees:
  1. How long have you been blogging and why did you start?
  2. What is your favorite blog to follow and why?
  3. If you could meet one famous person dead or alive, who would it be and why?
  4. Why do you blog?
  5. What is your favorite way to relax?
  6. If your house was on fire what would you save?
  7. What is the most adventurous thing you’ve ever done?
  8. What is your favorite color?
  9. What was your least favorite subject in school?
  10. If you could vacation anywhere, where would you go?

Check out some other posts that we have done on our blog, we left some links below. Stay tuned, we have tons of awesome stuff arriving to the blog!

Body Image

Unfat and Healthy

Mommy Confessions

Mean Girl Flashbacks

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