Saturday, November 24, 2012

Liebster Award ...x 3... :)

I hope everyone had an awesome Thanksgiving!! Today my outlaws in-laws had their Thanksgiving lunch. I am one stuffed ole girl!
I've been nominated for my 2nd award. Yay! I have been nominated for the Liebster Award!!! This award helps bloggers find new blogs that have less than 200 followers. I am thrilled and honored. Thank you Mrs. Thigpen's Kindergarten, Thirsty Firsties, and 2 Super Teachers

The rules:
- You must post 11 random things about yourself.
- Answer the questions that the nominator set for you.
- Create 11 questions for the people you nominate.
- Choose 11 blogs you love (with less than 200 followers) and link them in your post.
- No tag back (but please leave me a comment on this post with the URL to your Liebster post so I can learn more about you)!

 11 Things about Me:
1. I am a Christian!
2. I am ADDICTED to Diet Coke!!
3. My son recently pulled a door handle off of my car. UGH!
4. I like to put mayo in my mashed potatoes. (Don't knock it until you try it.)
5. Yesterday my kids knocked over our Christmas tree...Can you say MAD!!
6. I went to school with Eli Whiteside who played for the Giants. He will be a Yankee next year!
7. I STILL go to my parent's house on Christmas morning because Santa still brings my gifts there...Sounds like I have issues...
8. All of the dirty clothes have to be washed before I go to sleep.
9. My class room is the same room that I student taught in.
10. My husband has a suit for every day of the month....He's a little OCD!
11. I LOVE stalking reading everyone's blogs. I have gotten SO many ideas from you guys!!
 Mrs. Thigpen's Questions:
 1. How long have you been teaching? 10 years
2. What is your favorite holiday? Christmas-Happy Birthday Jesus!
3. Do you have any siblings? 2 brothers-I'm the middle. UGH!
4. If you weren't teaching, what would you do instead? QCV Hostess
5. Do you have a favorite sport to watch or play? Nah! Not a sporty person.
6. What do you do in your spare time? Pinterest & Blog Hopping
7. Where is the farthest place you have traveled? Florida
8. What is your favorite movie? The Notebook
9. How long have you been blogging? 9 months
10. What made you begin blogging? It looked like fun! :)
11. Favorite food? Mexican-Yummy!!!
Thirsty Firsties:
1. What's your favorite thing about blogging?-Getting new followers!
2. What's your favorite blog?
Deanna Jumps-She's so creating!
3. How long have you been teaching?
10 years
4. What is your favorite vacation spot?
5. What is your favorite thing to cook?
Anything with chicken
6. What is your favorite store?
7. What was been your best TPT purchase?
Deanna Jumps "Common Core"
8. Coke or Pepsi?
Diet Coke
9. What's your favorite Christmas movie? It's A Wonderful Life

10. What's your favorite TV show? Duck Dynasty-They are so silly!

11. What's been the hardest thing about blogging? Hoping no one thinks my post are boring.
 2 Super Teachers:
 1. How long have you been teaching? 10 years
2. How long have you been blogging? 9 months

3. What do you love to teach the most? Writing

4. What book are you reading right now for enjoyment...not school related? I'm studying Genesis. I had no idea that Abraham and Sarah had the same dad! 

5. What is your favorite food? Mexican-Yummy!!

6. Do you have any pets? No :( We had 2 precious rag doll cats but my husband was allergic to all of the hair so we gave them away. I miss those beautiful babies!!!!

7. What are your hobbies? Pinterest stuff

8. Do you have your own children?
3 precious little boys!
9. What grades have you taught? Pre-k Sped, 4th Inclusion, K/1 Looping

10. Where was your last vacation? Memphis

11. Have you always been a teacher? I worked retail while I was in college. Glad I'm through with that!!
Here are our 11 questions for the blogs I am nominating:
1. Have you bought ALL of your Christmas gifts?
2. Do you have a Teacher Pay Teacher Store?
3. Who is your favorite actor/actress?
4. Are you Team Edward or Team Jacob?
5. What's your favorite adult or kid book?
6. What's your favorite color?
7. What color Christmas lights do you prefer: Multi Color or Clear?
8. Sneakers or flip flops?
9. Are you afraid of heights?
10. Did you go shopping on Black Friday?
11. What food do you hate?
Here are the blogs I am nominating:

Don't forget to comment here and leave me a link when you've answered!
Enjoy the weekend!


  1. Love your post! I work with the youth at my church as well. : )

    Thirsty Firsties

  2. I nominated you for the Liebster Award. Check out my blog post to see more about it!

    By the way, we put mayo in our mashed potatoes, too. I don't like them any other way!

    Adventures in First with Mrs. Key

  3. Thank you so much for the award! I will be answering your questions tomorrow! I'm also your newest follower!

    ~Miss Red Head