Friday, March 15, 2013

Liebster Award & #backthatazzup Friday!

Ashley over at Let's Get Bananas nominated me for the Liebster Award! 
She's quickly become one of my very favorite bloggers & if you haven't already checked out her blog... go do it NOW!

Link back to the person who nominated you 
Write 11 facts about yourself once nominated
 Answer the 11 questions from the person who nominated you 
Nominate 11 blogs with 200 or less followers
Create 11 Questions for those bloggers to answer

11 Random Facts About Me
  1. I am beyond obsessed with my pug, Wrinkles. We call him our son, haha.
  2. I take WAY too many pictures, I have over 3,000 on my iPhone alone.
  3. I have braces. [Technically they're called six month smiles, you can barely see them. I get them off in about two weeks! YAY! Just wait til y'all see the before & after pictures!]
  5. I have to take REALLY hot showers.
  6. I am the pickiest eater you'll ever meet! [I'm trying to branch out because I hate being so picky!]
  7. Darren & I go to the movies at least once a week. If you name a movie, we've probably seen it! 
  8. I love anything & everything pumpkin.
  9. I'm obsessed with Luke Bryan. [who isn't?!] 
  10. My mom is one of my very best friends.
  11. I cry at almost every wedding video I watch! I can't help it, they're always so sweet! Haha

Nominating These Blogs!
April @ Swoon!

Questions from Ashley!
  1. What is your dream job? being a first grade teacher!
  2. What did you want to be (occupation) when you were little? I've always wanted to be a teacher! haha
  3. If you could be the best at something, what would it be? cooking.
  4. What is the one TV show you never miss? Dexter. I've got a TON of favorite shows but that's the one I'll never miss.
  5. What is your favorite food? potatoes.. ANY kind/way except sweet!
  6. If money wasn't an issue, where in the world would you like to travel to? Australia for sure!
  7. Heels or flats? wedges. haha
  8. What's the best piece of advice you've received? do what makes you happy! [I've had a TON of people try to talk me out of being a teacher because it doesn't pay very well, but my mom told me to do what makes ME happy. Who wants to wake up and go to a job they hate every day?!]
  9. What's your favorite feature about yourself? my personality/sense of humor
  10. If you could be the best at one thing, what would it be? in the future, a mom!
  11. What's the one food you despise? fish

Questions for my Nominees!

  1. What is your favorite holiday?
  2. Where are the majority of your clothes from?
  3. Have you ever been on a cruise, if so, where to?
  4. Do you have tattoos?
  5. Do you like red or white wine better?
  6. What's the last good book you read?
  7. What is your dream car?
  8. Favorite restaurant?
  9. Who is your favorite blogger?
  10. How many kids do you want, if any?
  11. Where is the one place you have always wanted to go?

& because I can't miss out on Whitney's brilliant idea for a link up, here you go ;)

Have a good weekend! I know I will, I get to see this man tomorrow!


  1. Thanks for the nomination, Sweet Pea!

  2. fun post! i'm a crazy pug mom too and my pugs are like my kids. and i have a million photos on my phone too and they are 90% of the dogs haha.

  3. Sooo...
    a) You have braces?! I don't even see them in your pictures!
    b) I take wayyyy too many pictures too. And then if I need to find one picture on my phone - that takes a good 20 minutes!
    c) I'm assuming you/Darren reference yourselves as mom/dad too?! Haha the joys of being animal parents!
    d) So we can have our first blate (blogger+date) at a seafood restaurant and we can both order fish?! j/k! :)
    e) Take me to Australia with you! I've always wanted to go!

  4. Great post, I love getting to know everyone! And, awesome song choice!

  5. I love Luke Bryan too! And pumpkin! really anything fall!

  6. Oh my! So jealous! Hope you had a great time at the concert! I would love to see Luke Bryan! I found you through Ashley's blog and am now following! Hope you have a great week!!