It is with the utmost pleasure that I announce that chrllrobb has nominated me & my inane ramblings for a Liebster award, Thank you my dear friend 🙂 her blog never ceases to be informative, helpful, creative and a joy to read … now for the questions
1 What do you most like to read ?
I have rather a penchant for murder mysteries, not sure why but hey ho 🙂
2 If you like crafts, what is your favourite thing to do ?
I love knitting, I’m slowly getting my head around crochet, I can sew, and just these last few weeks I’ve thrown my hat into the cross stitch arena
3 What is #1 on your bucket list ?
Mmmm tricky one, there are lots of things on my list, but I think up near the top is to get the cottage renovation finished !!!!
4 What is you favourite quote ?
It’ll be lovely when it’s done …this is in regard to the cottage LOL
5 Why did you start a blog ?
This is a simple question, as you may or may not know I work in the realm of Dementia care, so my blog is just a reminder that I have a life full of quirks, humour, love, laughter and anecdotes … least I forget
6 What is your best ( most treasured ) memories
Being in a tiny village in the Derbyshire Dales many many years ago with Beloved, the boys were still little, and we called in a craft fair where my imagination was sparked, a perfect moment in time, when I realised I have everything I need
7 If you could visit anywhere in the world where would it be ?
Beloved & I have been to some amazing places over the years, one day I would love to visit New Zealand
8 If you were an animal which would you be and why ?
A cat, they are so aloof, mysterious, and please themselves, oh and if you get to be my cat you are worshipped
9 What makes you happy?
The little stuff
10 Do you have any advice for new bloggers ?
Yes… go for it, the community is astounding
11 What is something you wish people knew about you and they probably don’t ?
I live with depression
Now for random facts about me
I learnt to ride a motorcycle before I learnt to drive
I’ve been hot air ballooning
I drink tea at home yet when out & about or on my travels I only drink coffee
I’m a vegetarian
I went to Sunday school from the age of 4- 16
I once sewed samples for the designer Betty Jackson
I love to walk
I was brought up in an ex mining village
I’d rather read than watch TV
I can erect a tent on my own
I’ve never had any childhood diseases
Many thanks for reading and perhaps learning a little about my world , and now I would like to nominate a few of the outstanding blogs I follow
Should you accept this award, you’ll need to know the rules, which are:
1: Acknowledge and accept the Liebster Award by leaving a comment on the blog where you were nominated.
2: Copy and paste the Liebster logo onto your own blog.
3: Link back to the blogger who awarded you.
4: Answer the 11 questions put to you by the person who nominated you.
5: List 11 random facts about yourself.
6: Nominate and link to 3—11 other blogs you enjoy that have less than 3000 followers
7: List 11 questions for your Liebster Award nominees on your blog.
8: Inform your nominees by leaving a comment on their blog.
My questions should you choose to accept this award are
1 Tea of coffee ?
2 What was the first book you remember reading ?
3 What is your favourite pastime ?
4 What one item would you buy if money was no object ?
5 Name an ambition you harbour
6 Describe your perfect day
7 Describe yourself in 3 words
8 What can you see from your sitting room window
9 What made you start a blog
10 How did you come up with your blogs title
11 Where will you go next time you leave the house