Awards!!!

Heidi and I are thrilled with all the support from our fellow bloggers! You’re all so wonderful! Over the last few months we’ve been privileged to be nominated for more LEIBSTER AWARDS, VERSATILE BLOGGER AWARDS, SISTERHOOD OF THE WORLD AWARDS,  INFINITY DREAMS AWARD, CREATIVE BLOGGER AWARDS, THE SUNSHINE BLOGGER AWARDS and DRAGON LOYALTY AWARDS.

WOW! We are grateful to all of you and have shared your links below along with the answers to your questions…

liebster-award

LEIBSTER AWARDS- Thank you stephysweetbakes.com, bepositiveyaroon.wordpress.com, mypinchofyum.wordpress.com and lovethelittlebakery.wordpress.com – Please visit these wonderful sites!

Here are the Award Rules:
1. Once you are nominated, make a post thanking and linking the person who nominated you.
2. Include the Liebster award sticker in the post, too.
3. Nominate ten (10) other bloggers who you think are worthy of this award. Let them know they have been nominated by commenting on one of their posts. You can also nominate the person who nominated you. *Please note: If you have not been nominated for this award yet – consider yourself nominated now!
4. Answer the ten (10) questions asked to you by the person who nominated you and make ten (10) questions of your own for your nominees. *Reserved
5. Lastly, copy these rules in the post.

Since we were nominated by so many different people we are selecting 10 questions out of all the questions asked by our nominators and answering below:

1) List 3 of your favorite online shopping websites – Macys, Amazon & Nordstrom
2) Which is your favorite summer drink? Linda loves Sangria of course!
3) What would you settle for, a good walk or a nice bed to take a nap in? Heidi loves a good walk on a sunny day with a nice cool breeze
4) With age comes…….respect OR wisdom? Hopefully both…with wisdom comes respect (and that includes respect for one’s self)
5) What’s your favorite dessert and/or candy? Linda loves Tres Leches Cake and Heidi’s favorite is Creme Brulee
6) Do you have kids, and if so how many? Linda has four boys; Heidi has one girl and two boys
7) Pick one: Blue, Purple, Orange, White, or Yellow – Yellow for Linda and White for Heidi
8) What are the 3 things you just cannot live without? Both of us agree we cannot live without our bible, delicious food (Heidi will even drive two hours for her favorite roast beef sandwich!) and music
9) Do you prefer a home-cooked meal, or to go out to a restaurant? A restaurant-style meal cooked at home with a glass of wine
10)Which was the best post that you have written. Please share link. -(Linda) Pork Soft Tacos; (Heidi) Montmorency Cherry Chicken

The-Versatile-Blogger-Award

VERSATILE BLOGGER AWARD
To accept the award, I(we) have to:
1. Thank the person who nominated me (us) and post a link to their blog
2. List 7 random facts about me (us).
3. Nominate 5 other bloggers for the award. *Please note: If you have not been nominated for this award yet – consider yourself nominated now!

Thank you goes to https://smilingnotes.wordpress.com and mommyspinterest.com for nominating us for this award! Check out their wonderful sites!

Seven facts about us are:
1. Obviously we both love to cook!
2. Linda’s favorite books are by Jane Austen’s books – especially Pride & Prejudice and Persuasion
3. Heidi loves to write poetry and is attempting her first novel
4. Linda enjoys playing the piano
5. Heidi loves to sing jazz, mostly around the house, sometimes in public
6. Linda loves Thanksgiving as that is the time when all of the family gets together in one place to celebrate life
7. Heidi loves meeting friends (including sisters Linda & Bethann) out for lunch often

sisterhoodoftheworldbloggersaward

SISTERHOOD OF THE WORLD AWARD
THE RULES FOR THE AWARD:
1. Thank the blogger for nominating you and post a link to their blog.
2. Put the award logo on your site.
3. Answer the questions. (We’ve chosen 10 of the 30)
4. Nominate seven blogs. *Please note: If you have not been nominated for this award yet – consider yourself nominated now!

Thank you Stephy! Visit her wonderful site at http://stephysweetbakes.com also thank you Lin! Visit Lin’s site at https://lins239.wordpress.com and finally thanks to Team J! You can visit them at http://cookingwithteamj.com
1. In one word, how would you like your readers to describe your blog? Delicious!
2. What, who inspires most of your blog posts? What we’re in the mood for
3. What do you inspire to accomplish this year? We want to create a cookbook!
4. Who is your female role model? In our family we are surrounded by strong, talented women
5. On the bad days, how do you cheer yourself up? Linda would read a good book, watch a favorite movie or play the piano…Heidi would exercise hard then go out for wine and lunch with a friend
6. Which is your favourite food? Pasta
7. How much do you value ‘silence’? Priceless
8. Will you hurt someone intentionally or lie to make them feel better? No
9. Staple ingredient that you cannot live without: (Linda)Garlic (Heidi)Salt
10.If you had to choose between being lactose intolerance or gluten intolerance, which one would you rather have? (Linda) Lactose – because Almond and Soy Milks are very tasty but bread is hard to live without! (Heidi) Gluten I think because I love my fromage!

Infinity Dreams Award

INFINITY DREAMS AWARD
1. Thank the person who nominated you.
2. List 7 dreams.
3. Nominate 7 other bloggers *Please note: If you have not been nominated for this award yet – consider yourself nominated now!

Thank you ladies!! Please visit these great sites http://snapshotsincursive.com and  https://nataschaspalace.wordpress.com
List 7 Dreams
1) A dream of running a wonderfully successful restaurant or cafe or a mega wedding center
2) A dream of being a world-renowned pianist or singer
3) A dream of laying on a beautiful beach relaxing (without the sunburn!)
4) A dream of eating and drinking as much as you want without gaining weight (haha)
5) A dream of visiting every country in the world (if that was even possible?)
6) A dream of speaking many different languages
7) A dream that our blog’s very successful!

CREATIVE BLOGGER AWARD

CREATIVE BLOGGER AWARD
Rules/instructions:
1. Thank and link back to the person who nominated you (mention your nominator in your own award post with a link back to their original award post, which would be this one).
2. Share 7 things about yourself (us).
3. Nominate other bloggers and comment on their blogs (usually on their about page or contact directly if necessary) to let them know. *Please note: If you have not been nominated for this award yet – consider yourself nominated now!

Thanks goes to http://meladycooks.com  and http://stephysweetbakes.com for this award! Please visit their sites!
Seven facts about us are:

Seven facts about us are:
1. Obviously we both love to cook!
2. Linda’s favorite books are by Jane Austen’s books – especially Pride & Prejudice and Persuasion
3. Heidi loves to write poetry and is attempting her first novel
4. Linda enjoys playing the piano
5. Heidi loves to sing jazz, mostly around the house, sometimes in public
6. Linda loves Thanksgiving as that is the time when all of the family gets together in one place to celebrate life
7. Heidi loves meeting friends (including sisters Linda & Bethann) out for lunch often

Sunshine Blogger Award
Sunshine Blogger Award

THE SUNSHINE BLOGGER AWARD
The rules of this award are as follows:

1) Thank the person who nominated you.
2) Answer the questions from the person who nominated you.
3) Nominate a few other bloggers, write the same amount of questions for the bloggers you nominated and notify the bloggers on their blog. *Please note: If you have not been nominated for this award yet – consider yourself nominated now!
4) Put the award button on your blog.

Thank you goes to An Artsy Appetite and Never Less Than Anything for this Sunshine Blogger Award! Please take the time to visit their blogs!
7 questions:
1) Blogging to you is..? A new adventure and a job that we love (most of the time)
2) What is your biggest pet peeve?Heidi’s pet peeve is the way people pronounce February like Febuary – I know it sounds crazy but it bothers me that so few people pronounce it correctly!!
3) What is your idea of a perfect weekend? Linda’s idea of a perfect weekend is a beautiful sunny but not too hot day, that includes a morning bike or run followed by a barbecue outside on the patio with her family followed up with an outside movie night!
4) According to you what color represents you? Heidi wears mostly white and black because the styles for those colors are always more fashionable, but since I feel like the princess my husband always calls me, I suppose purple is a better fit.
5) What is your favorite cuisine or dish? Linda enjoys Latin food and pasta; Heidi loves American Graffiti

dragons-loyalty-award

Thank you Donna for awarding us the Dragon Loyalty Award! Please visit Donna’s site BeautyBlogToGo today! We’d also like to thank CookswithEvie, Never Less Than Anything  and Natascha of The Madrid Chick for their nominations as well… go check them out!

Instructions
1) Share 7 interesting facts about us
2) Nominate 15 Blogs *Please note: If you have not been nominated for this award yet – consider yourself nominated now!
3) Put the award button on your blog

Seven Interesting Facts about Heidi and I:

Seven facts about us are:
1. Obviously we both love to cook!
2. Linda’s favorite books are by Jane Austen’s books – especially Pride & Prejudice and Persuasion
3. Heidi loves to write poetry and is attempting her first novel
4. Linda enjoys playing the piano
5. Heidi loves to sing jazz, mostly around the house, sometimes in public
6. Linda loves Thanksgiving as that is the time when all of the family gets together in one place to celebrate life
7. Heidi loves meeting friends (including sisters Linda & Bethann) out for lunch often

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