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The Liebsters

Hello all,

I’m living in a very exciting time right now. I have been nominated for a Liebster Award by the lovely hannahferrett ! You’re probably all familiar with this extremely important and prestigious award … . But if you’re not , the Liebster is a blogger to blogger award given to ‘new’ blogs,  or those with less than 200 blog followers. This is what I looked like accepting the award:

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And here are the RULES of receiving it.

You have to:

Post 11 Random facts about yourself
Answer the 11 questions the person that nominated you asked
Go back to the person that nominated you and let them know you have answered their questions with a link to the answers
Ask 11 questions for the bloggers you are going to nominate
Nominate 11 bloggers with few followers
Go to their blog and mention you have nominated them and provide a link to find the questions you have asked them and to find out more
No tag backs

So here we go:

11 Random facts about yourself

1. I am not a morning person. This is the most important thing you should know about me.

2. I feel extremely awkward around babies and small children.

3. I walk fast.

4. I allegedly spent Grades 1-3 in junior school walking around with a pencil for no reason. This memory is everyone else’s except my own.

5. I find it very difficult to come up with 11 ”random” facts about myself.

6. I have watched Interview with a Vampire over 100 times.

7. I own too many bottles of nail varnish.

8. I hate cooking most of the time.

9. I spent 1 year playing World of Warcraft online and almost failed a course because of it.

10. I get irritated very quickly and very suddenly for no reason at all.

11. I never finish my tea.

Answer the 11 questions the person that nominated you asked

1. Why did you start your blog?

I had a dissertation to write and created the blog during a 15 minute ”break”.

2.  What’s your most regrettable fashion choice?

Getting a boy haircut. It made all fashion look terrible on me.

3. Which two people would you most like to be stuck on a desert island with?

No two people! I can’t even hypothetically imagine having to spend all of my time, all of the time with two people. I need space, even from those I care about.

4. What’s your favourite TV show?

Right now, Breaking Bad.

5. Which celebrity irritates you the most?

All of them to a certain extent. In particular those who are famous for no reason at all.

6.What do you find the hardest about blogging?

Making what I have to say interesting to read for someone else.

7. What camera do you use?

Iphone camera .

8. Which fashion trend should be retired immediately?

Crocs.

9. What’s your weirdest hobby?

I don’t have a weird hobby, unless this is weird?

10. What’s your dream job?

Food critic, travel writer, artist. All in one. 

11. What’s your favourite shop and why?

That’s impossible to answer! I have a different favourite depending on what I need: Urban Outfitters for clothes, Whole Foods for food, Pylones for household items, Oliver Bonas for jewellery, ..I could go on and on.

Nominee Questions! 

1. What inspires you to write?

2. Where in the world are you?

3. Where in the world would you like to be?

4. If you’ve had it, what did you do for your 30th birthday?

5. What is your day job?

6. Do you have any other blogs ?

7. Where is your favourite restaurant ?

8. If you could visit a place 50 times over, where would it be?

9. Do you have a phrase or word you say more often than you should?

10. What do you spend too much money on?

11. Where will you be this weekend?

And last but not least… Here are the Nominees! I’ve nominated you because I read you, find you interesting, and think you are worthy!

  1. http://kazvan.wordpress.com – Kazvan
  2. http://junikonj.wordpress.com – Junikonj
  3. http://norecipejuststory.com – No recipe just story
  4. http://restaurantbastards.wordpress.com – restaurantbastards
  5. http://mevscake.wordpress.com – Me Vs Cake
  6. http://badbooksgoodtimes.com – Bad Books, Good Times
  7. http://withthegrains.com – With the Grains
  8. http://belocchio.wordpress.com – Bel’ Occhio’s blog
  9. http://foodbloggeronadiet.com – Food Blogger on a Diet
  10. http://zenscribbles.wordpress.com – Zenscribbles
  11. http://writingthegirl.wordpress.com – Writingthegirl

Happy blogging!

One thought on “The Liebsters

  1. Congrats, and thanks for the nomination! I already received this award, but I appreciate the thought. 🙂

    Also, working as a food critic would be awesome. Personally I’ve always wanted to be a chocolate taster, haha.

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