A BIG Thank You to Maple Creek Cottage for sending this my way!  It’s so nice to know that I’m not writing into thin air!


This award is given to new or up and coming bloggers who have less than 200 followers…the award is then passed along to other bloggers in the same category to help spread the word and support one another. What to do:
1. Each blogger should post 11 random facts about themselves.
2. Answer the questions the tagger has set for you, then create 11 new questions for the bloggers you pass the award to.
3. Choose 11 new bloggers (with less than 200 followers) to pass the award to and link them in your post.
4. Go back to their page and tell them about the award.
5. No tag backs.
So here it goes!
  1. I met my husband while working at Wendy’s more then 10 years ago.  It’s a wonder how we’ve made it this long.  We did NOT work well together!
  2. I have a diploma in Therapeutic Recreation.  What’s that you ask?  I’m professionally trained to PLAY!
  3. We have 1 cat named Jacob, but we’re really dog people.
  4. We also have more guppies then we know what to do with.
  5. I can roast a turkey like no other!  (The secret is in the brine!)
  6. But can’t make gravy to save my soul.
  7. I didn’t always want a quiet life in the country.  I used to want to be a doctor in the city somewhere.
  8. I would give my left arm to travel to Australia.  And my right leg to go to Europe.
  9. When Empire Records came out, all I wanted to do was work in a record store.  I actually cried when I got the job as assistant manager at CD Plus years ago.
  10. All I want are bees.
  11. I could live off of sour cream and onion chips.

And here are the questions I get to answer:

1. If you could live anywhere in the world, and do anything – where would you live, and what would you do?
Australia and be a sheep farmer.
2. What is your favorite way to eat pasta?
With sausage, tomatoes, peppers, onions and cheese!
3. How many electrical plugs are plugged into your computer power bar?  Don’t lie.
None!  We only have the lap top!
4. How do you drink your tea?
With lots of milk!
5. Do you read the weekly flyers?
Did, but now we don’t get them anymore.  😦
6. The next farm animal on the list is….
If we ever get to the point of animals, it will be chickens.
7. How do you feel about Queen of England?
She’s a tough old bird.
8. What is the first thing you do in the morning?
Turn on the tea pot.
9. How long have you been blogging?
Off and on for about 2 years.
10. If you could renovate any room in your home, which one would it be?
The kitchen!  It’s a little out dated.  I should take pictures for you…it’s laughable actually.
11. What is your favorite moment of the day?
Here’s my list of nominees:
Hopefully I did that right and you all have under 200 followers!
Here’s some questions for you:
  1. Tea or coffee?
  2. Sunrise or sunset?
  3. What would your perfect day look like?
  4. What’s your favorite way to eat potatoes?
  5. What’s your favorite thing to do with your kids?  If you don’t have kids, what’s your favorite kid activity.
  6. Tents or RV’s?
  7. What does your dream pizza have for toppings?
  8. What is your dream pet?
  9. Who’s the person that you would want to meet?  Can be anyone!
  10. What’s at the top of your bucket list?
  11. What do you think the best TV show is/was of all time?

There you have it!  Thanks for playing!  And thank you again to Maple Creek Cottage!

ETA:  I can’t find a way to get in touch with Little Homestead in the Valley.  Hopefully maybe she’ll see this or maybe someone can share the link with her pretty please?  Thanks!