Monday, 21 January 2013

Liebster Award


Jade has nominated me for a Liebster award, so I am very flattered - thank you Jade.

Here are the rules:
1. You must post 11 things about yourself.
2. Answer the questions that the nominator set for you.
3. Create 11 questions for the people you nominate.
4. Choose 11 new blogs & link them in your post
5. Please leave me a comment on this post with the URL to your Liebster award so I can learn more about YOU!

OK, so here are my answers:

1. 11 things about me -
I love cross-stitching; I love desserts; I love reading action novels; I love my Golden Retriever - Clarence; I love watching cricket; I love that my husband has discovered a love for cooking; I love my husband (13+ years!); I love my job (theological librarian); I really love cross-stitching; I love going to the movies; and I love going to the football (Australian Rules) during Winter - go doggies! (Western Bulldogs)

2. Jade's questions:
How is your day so far? pretty good - still on holidays and just saw the Jack Reacher movie
Why do you blog? keep a record of my cross-stitch projects; share them with interested people
Ever drunk text someone?  If so, share!  nope, sorry!
What is your passion? cross-stitch, of course
Read any good books lately? Lee Child - A Wanted Man (loved the Jack Reacher series long before Tom Cruise discovered it!)
What is the most daring thing you’ve ever done? Had a live snake put around my neck whilst on holidays in Vanuatu just recently (I'll admit, it did have it's mouth taped shut!)
Know any good jokes?  Please share. I'm hopeless at remembering jokes.
If you could live in another city, where would you live? Nowhere else, Melbourne (Australia) is the best city to live in; although I would love to visit cities in the UK & USA
What skill or ability do you wish you had? I wish I had the ability to stay home all day and cross-stitch!
Who would play you in a movie? Not sure...
What did you eat today? Two delicious macarons (vanilla and creme brulee) - yummo!

3. Questions for my nominees:
1. What did you have for breakfast today?
2. Do you have any pets (please list them)?
3. What is your favourite food?
4. What is your favourite colour?
5. Where do you like to go on holidays?
6. Do you play any sports or do any outdoor activities?
7. What is the latest movie you have seen?
8. What skill do you want to learn this year?
9. Do you have a New Year's resolution you think you will keep this year?
10. If you could be any TV character, who would you be and why?
11. What is your idea of the perfect day?

4. Nominated Blogs:
1. Jan at
2. Kerry at
3. Angela at
4. MarchAnn at
5. Debbie at
6. Emma at
7. Pam at
8. Beulah at
9. Beth at
10. Shanda at
11. Shirley at

Have fun!


  1. Thanks for nominating me Kerry, I'll do my post a bit later this week :)

  2. Thanks for nominating me too Kerry but I am never good at those things but I will try. Guess I just can't handle the pressure of all the things you have to do.

  3. Thanks so much Kerrie. Here you go. It made for quite a long post, but FUN!

  4. Congrats Kerrie! :) I hadn't seen a blog award in so long, I didn't think anyone did or received them anymore lol :)