Thursday, October 15, 2009


I have been blessed by many new friends here through my blog. I have received many awards from some of you and I truly appreciate them. I have passed on some of these awards, but since then I have discovered more blogs and made new friends, so I am sending them on again!



Natalie at Mouse Grows, Mouse Learns gave me these two Awards. Natalie is truly the friend who opened my world to blogging and inspired me to make my blog into what it is. It has been through Natalie that I have found many of you, her friendship is greatly appreciated.

onelovelyblogaward Almost Unschooled, gave me this award. I really enjoy her blog and find it very inspiring that she is homeschooling 6 children. She comes up with some very creative projects for her children, it is a real inspiration.


Sarah, from At The Fifth Street Mama gave me this award. I so enjoy reading Sarah’s blog and feel a real friendship with her. Sarah, I appreciate your comments and your emails! The rule with this award is to post it on your blog with a link back to the person who gave it to you and then pass it on to pass it on to 5 other great blogs.

Susana at My Family My Forever just gave me the Over The Top Award and The Best Blog Award. Susana, I feel so blessed to call you my friend. You have the most beautiful family and your a very inspirational person. I enjoy receiving your emails and sweet comments.

To accept the Over the Top Award, you must post it on your blog, answer the following questions with one word answers then pass it on to 6 other bloggers.


  • Where is your cell phone? kitchen
  • Your hair? brown
  • Your mother? inspiring
  • Your father? strong
  • Your favorite food? pie
  • Your dream last night? none
  • Your favorite drink? Crystal Lite
  • Your dream/goal Godly
  • What room are you in? Living
  • Your hobby? blogging
  • Your fear? spiders
  • Where do you want to be in 6 years? Here
  • Where were you last night? Home
  • Something you aren't? phony
  • Muffins? blueberry
  • Wish list item? Stay Cancer Free (sorry can’t do in one word)
  • Where did you grow up? Eastern Washington
  • Last thing you did? Greeted hubby
  • What are you wearing? jeans
  • Your TV? HGTV
  • Your pets? fish
  • Your friends? Many
  • Your life? perfect
  • Your mood? happy
  • Missing someone? Son
  • Vehicle? Dodge
  • Something you're not wearing? sh0es
  • Your favorite store? Target
  • Your favorite color? Maroon
  • When was the last time you laughed? Today
  • Last time you cried? End of my Treatment February?
  • Your best friend? Kelly
  • One place that I would go over and over? Ocean
  • One person who emails me regularly? Kelly
  • Favorite place to eat? Falls Terrace
  • To accept the Best Blog Award, you must post it to your blog with a link back to the person who gave it to you then pass it on to 15 other bloggers.



    I have decided that I am going to list all the blogs that I truly enjoy following. I realize some of you have already received some of these awards so just take the ones you do not have!

    Little Moments

    5 Silly Frogs

    A Mommy's Adventure

    Adventures in Mommydom

    April Flowers

    Fenn Family Adventures

    My Life as Missy

    Your Wishcake

    Growing Up Our Style

    Homeschool Creations

    Just Playin' Around

    Mama Jenn

    Our Nifty Notebook

    Mommies Wise Little Bookworms

    Tired Need Sleep

    Thank you to all of you for making my blogging meaningful!

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    1. Congrats on your awards! Thanks so much for thinking of me too!

    2. Congratulations on all your awards! I can see why your blog is so well-loved! :-)

    3. Congrats on your awards and thank you for passing them on to me!!!

    4. Congrats on your awards and I loved reading all of your answers. I did not know you had cancer before.

    5. Oh, and thanks for including me.

    6. Thanks so much!!! And you definitely deserve yours :)

    7. Thank you for honoring me too! I don't get around to commenting as much as I'd like these days, but I love reading about all you're reminds me of my days spent with my Mimi growing up:) Your granddaughter is one lucky little lady!

    8. Aw, thanks for the award! You are too sweet. :) I've had fun catching up on what you've been up to lately! I can't believe how old Serena is - she is seriously cute as a button. Such a gorgeous smile she has!

      And what a lucky girl to have such caring grandparents to give her the best life possible. Makes me happy.

      Have a lovely weekend, Debbie!

    9. And in typing "Serena" I meant "Selena". Hahaha...typo! Eeek!


    10. You are very welcome, and thank you for such kind words too in this post.

      I enjoyed reading your Q & A!! Thanks for sharing it.

    11. Thanks so much again. Hope you are having an awesome day!