Wednesday, 30 January 2013

Liebster blog award

I was nominated by the lovely Caroline, from Notes from Caroline, who I have had the privilege of meeting just under a year ago, at a blogger meet! Ever since we have kept in contact via blogging and all types of social media.

Despite learning German throughout secondary school, I did do a cheeky google search, and according to many bloggers it means 'Dearest', Dearest blog. Lovely ring to it. 

This award is passed on through the blogging community for bloggers with under 200 GFC followers, helping to promote their blog. The rules are pretty straight forward!

1) Nominees must link back to the person that nominated them.
2) Once nominated you must write 11 random facts about yourself.
3) You also must answer the 11 questions from the person that has nominated you.
4) Come up with 11 questions to ask the 11 people you have nominated for this award.

Here goes;
Random Facts about Me!
  1. I love cookery programmes
  2. I have to walk on the right hand side if walking with someone
  3. I love custard
  4. I can't wear across the body bags across my body
  5. I have a phobia of sitting in bathtubs
  6. I used to have 10 piercings, I now have 7
  7. I have four older sisters
  8. I like to fall asleep with a film on
  9. I used to be super anti iPhone, now I cannot live without my iPhone
  10. I haven't driven properly since I passed my test age 19
  11. My dream job when I was younger was to be a gymnast 

Questions from Caroline

1) If you could live anywhere in the world where would it be?
New York

2) If you were left in the Big Brother House with any celebrity who would it be?
Michel Roux Jr so he could cook for me (I have been told i'm not very good)

3) What's your favourite piece of clothing?
Hard one, I would have to say my over sized flannel checkered shirt

4) What's your favourite colour?

5) What type of music do you hate?
Club anthems.... don't really know the genre

6) Who's your style crush?
Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen and Lauren Conrad

7) Why did you start a blog?
I remember seeing a gorgeous image by Giles Deacon on another blog, thinking, I love this picture, I want to share it too, how? by having my own blog. I also had the opportunity to meet him too whilst I was working in London in summer 2009. Gush.

8) What's your fashion/beauty faux pas?
Slogan T-Shirts

9) How many pairs of shoes do you own?
27 (including trainers and boots)

10) If you could run riot in any shop which would it be?
ASOS (if it had a shop) otherwise, Urban Outfitters

11) What's your favourite animal?

My nominated bloggers are (Unfortunately this post has taken me a lot longer than expected so didn't choose 11 SORRY! :-) my lovely pick are;

OK my turn to ask the questions;
  1. What has been your favourite trend that you do not get tired of?
  2. If you could wear one outfit for the rest of your life, what would you like to wear?
  3. Which top 5 celebrities would you want to dine with, dead or alive?
  4. How many handbags do you own?
  5. Do you have a hobby?
  6. Where was your last holiday?
  7. What is your favourite restaurant?
  8. Do you have any pet peeves?
  9. Who is your favourite Blogger / Youtuber?
  10. What is your favourite skin care product?
  11. and lastly, what made you start blogging?
Phew! That was a post and a half! I hope you enjoy this as much as I did! A huge Thank you to Caroline for tagging me in her post, which you can read here Notes from Caroline.

Please let me know if you do answer my questions, so I can have a gander, though I am sure I will check them out anyway! :) Keep blogging and Goodnight! xx.


  1. Thank you for your kind words. :)
    Love your random facts.. Do you still have an interest in gymnastics or was it a 'child'hood dream?
    Great answers to my questions though, some quite similar to what mine would have been. :)

    1. No problem at all :) and it was just a 'childhood' dream haha, probably along with being a popstar! haha. Thank you for tagging me in your post x

  2. :o! Me! :)
    Interesting facts from you too xx

    1. yes! :) - love to hear your random facts haha x

  3. Thank you for nominating me :) I have done my post if you wanna take a look :)