Sunday, 6 January 2013

Liebster Award

A HUGE thank you to Elyse for nominating my new blog for this award.
her blog site is a fab read and a bundle of info - Beauty and the Breast

First off the rules:

  • Post 11 facts about yourself
  • Answer the 11 questions asked by the person who nominated you
  • Ask 11 questions
  • Nominate 11 bloggers with less than 200 followers
  • No tag backs

Elise's Questions
  1. Where did you grow up and was it a nice area?  
  2. What are the best and worst parts about where you grew up?  
  3. Where do you live now and it is a good, bad or indifferent place to live, and why? 
  4. Why do you blog and how did you start?  
  5. What is your all-time favourite blog and why?  
  6. If you had to move and live in another country, where would you love to go?
  7. Why are you interested in blogging about beauty/nails/insert your subject here?
  8. Do you have a party trick and if so, what is it?  
  9. What is your proudest achievement to date?
  10. What is your biggest and most humorous fail?
  11. Do you have a favourite TV program, and what is it?

11 Facts About Myself
1. Im 33
2. Happily Single
3. Have 2 dogs and 3 cats which i treat as my children!
4. i have one tattoo of a paw print and the Kanji symbol for wolf on my right shoulder blade
5. My mum is my very best friend, i am proud, happy, and love her with all my heart.
6. I have an addiction to a bargain buy!
7. I have M.E
8. I have just bought a new car (well new for me) and for the first time its a GTI with a HUGE exhaust which im mortified about but love the little car!!!
9. I have a complete fascination with wolves
10. I have gone from a size 26/28 to a 18/20 in 18 months! 
11. Cant go  day without going on the internet!!


1.  I grew up in Altrincham, cheshire and in a little cul-de-sac -it was a lovely area!
2. Best parts were it was quiet, worst parts -too near school, i had to walk!! LOL
3. I live in Broughshane in Ballymena, in Northern Ireland.  Its lovely.  I have a river to the back of me with ducks and a field opposite with wild rabbits and is lovely and quiet!
4. I started my blog on 1st Jan 2013 to initially track my 100 day spending ban, but am finding other things to write about and im enjoying it!
5. I love any blogs that relate to me and what i like -so i love reading reviews on beauty products, as you cant get better than a bloggers true experience. 
6. It has to be warm to help y health...i think somewhere in Italy -some small village and visit areas around. Sounds lovely!
7. Initially like i said it was to track my spending ban, but i find it actually really good to write about things, helps me keep away from tempting to spend and to write about y general life.
8. Actually i have absolutely no party tricks at all -kinda lame huh?
9. Surviving a relationship that could have literally killed me, and come out the other side, a better person, and happier.
10. My biggest fail was turning my back on my home and my family when i was 19 (rectified now!!), my most humourous fail.....i cant think of any at all!
11. I have a quite a few, depending on my mood -Mythbusters, Family Guy, Buffy, Only Fools and Horses


1. Whats the one thing you MUST have in your make up bag?
2. Tea or Coffee?
3. Early bird or Night Owl?
4. How Long Have You been blogging for?
5. Would you prefer a beach holiday or one full of activities?
6. What is your weakness?
7. Do you have any piercings or tattoos? Any meaning behind them?
8. Do you have a favourite make/brand in make up/beauty items?
9. What trait annoys you the most about other people?
10. Shower or Bath?
11. Straight or Curly hair?

Blogs Im Nominating


  1. Wow you nominated me thats so nice, thank you! Am following your blog (I'd just like to point out I hit 'follow' before I discovered my nomination!)

  2. LOL, Thank you Loz!
    Glad i havent bored you so far, i love your blog and like you liked the blog before nominating, so its more than a pleasure!! x

  3. Does this mean I do everything you have posted above, 11 things about me etc? I am such a thicko when it comes to the blog stuff, sorry. But thank you so much for nominating me, I will get on it asap. xx

  4. Hiya Angela!
    Nps hun, just do what the rules say above, answer MY questions, not elises t me, and then recommend 11 newish bloggers!
    Hope this helps hun


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