Liebster Award

This morning I was choosen as one of the bloggers mentioned by Rachel from To Hab and To Hold after she received the Liebster Award from Slightly Off Kilter. I was also chosen as one of the bloggers mentioned by Pam from PAMdemonium after she received the award from To Hab and To Hold.

Liebster  {German} n. sweetheart, beloved person, darling.

Here is how it works ….

  1. Someone chooses you.
  2. You tell 11 things about yourself.
  3. You answer 11 questions.
  4. You choose 11 bloggers and ask 11 questions that they’ll answer. – I’m skipping this part because I can.

11 Things about Me

  1. I have a tendency to start projects and rarely get around to finishing them.
  2. I am the leader of a local support group for stay at home moms.
  3. I love NCIS.
  4. Making lists and pre-planning are my most favorite activities.
  5. My Jack Russell Terrier is named Io and she will be 10 years old next month.
  6. If I don’t make an effort to be organized, I will lose track of everything.
  7. I love makeup, but I don’t have the first clue how to do it right.
  8. I love gardening, but sometimes I forget to water my houseplants.
  9. I have way more pictures and drafts than finished posts.
  10. I’m a nerdy nerd (just ask Rebecca!)
  11. I love playing games!

My Answers to Rachel’s Questions

  1. What was your first job? My first paying job was working at Auntie Anne’s in the mall.
  2. What was your favorite band back in the 90′s? Oh man, just one? I don’t think I can pick! My favorite band was Treble Charger. I still listen to mostly all 90’s music.
  3. Why did you start blogging? I started an online journal way back in 2000. Like some people online, I had the distinct impression that people WANTED to read my crazy ramblings. It’s only evolved from there. And I still believe people are reading it!
  4. What is your biggest fear? Failure
  5. If you had a year off to do anything you wanted, what would you want to do? Vacation. All year.
  6. If you were a superhero, what powers would you have & why? Super healing powers like in Heroes. I like to fix things and I feel awful when people are hurt.
  7. If you could ask your future self one question what would it be? Are you still being awesome?
  8. How did we meet? We met through Mamavation!
  9. What book did you last read? The Wolf Prince – it’s a galley I just finished. I need to get my review together for it.
  10. Shoes or Handbags .. What one is more important & worth spending more money on? I don’t really spend money on either. I think the last time I bought a bag was probably in 2008. And shoes for myself?
  11. Share a favorite memory of you & I …. Ahhh, my favorite memory of Rachel is the super secret club we started. BUT we will soon have NEW favorite memories when we hang out this summer!!

My Answers to Pam’s Questions

  1. What is your favorite exercise? Zumba!
  2. How many children do you have? 2
  3. What is your favorite memory as a child? Hanging out with my grandma
  4. If you could go anywhere on vacation, where would it be? Anywhere…. hahahaha
  5. What do you want to be remembered for? Being helpful
  6. Why do you blog? So I can write and have readers
  7. What is your greatest achievement? My semi-well-behaved children!
  8. Favorite tv show? NCIS
  9. Describe yourself in one word. goofy
  10. How long have you been married/dating/single? Married for 6 years this April!
  11. Share a favorite memory of you & I. Pam is such an inspiration to me – she keeps me moving and checking in! My favorite memories are when she texts me!
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Joanna is a stay-at-home mother of 2 young boys. She enjoys reading, writing, cooking, socializing, and constantly struggles to find new and better ways to manage the home.
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  • Pam Gordon

    Love this!!!!