#BlogAward- The Versatile Blogger Award


Thanks you to Katinka at Unquietlyme for nominating me for the Versatile Blogger Award!

Here are the rules:

  1. Show the award on your blog
  2. Thank the person that has nominated you.
  3. Share 7 different facts about yourself.
  4. Nominate 15 blogs of your choice
  5. Link your nominees and let them know of your nomination.

Seven Facts About Me:

  1. I am a certified paralegal and have worked in the legal field for almost twenty years.
  2. I just became a great aunt on October 6, when my niece gave birth to a beautiful BIG baby boy, Brayden Noah, weighing in at 9 pds 7 oz and 20 inches long.
  3. I have two older sisters. One is ten years older and the other is eight years older. “Major gap~mom and dad!”
  4. I hate winter but live in the Midwest. Grrr!!!
  5. I have ADHD.
  6. My grandparents had nine children. So I have 53 cousins just on my dad’s side of the family.
  7. I don’t have enough hours in the day!!!

My 15 Nominations:

  1. Stuck in Books
  2. Literary Treasure Chest
  3. Wishful Endings
  4. 125pages
  5. Ajoobacatsblog
  6. Whatsfordinnermoms
  7. Ordinary Adventures
  8. The Angels Pearl
  9. Romance4thebeach
  10. Candacesbookblog
  11. Thoughtsofablonde
  12. Pleasefeedthebookworm
  13. Brian’s Book Blog
  14. Eater of Books
  15. Constantly Moving the Bookmark

The Starlight Blogger Award

Thank you to Nya at Nya Reads for the nomination. She has a truly amazing blog that immediately drew me into wanting to read more about her blog! Please check it out!

The Starlight Blogger Award


The Rules

1. Thank the giver and link their blog to your post.

2. Answer the 3 original questions and then the 3 new questions from your nominator given to you.

3. Nominate your 6 favorite bloggers! In your nominees I would like for you to think at the light emanating from the stars the ones that truly touch your soul with their work, the ones that are the light for you a true STARLIGHT Blogger.

4. Please pass the award on to 6 or more other Bloggers of your choice and let them know that they have been nominated by you.

5. Include the logo of the award in a post or on your Blog, please never alter the logo, never change the 3 original questions answer that first then answer the 3 new questions from your nominator and never change the Award rules.

6. Please don’t delete this note:
The design for the STARLIGHT Bloggers Award has been created from YesterdayAfter. It is a Copyright image, you cannot alter or change it in any way just pass it to others that deserve this award.
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The Original Questions

1. If you could meet anyone from throughout history, who and why?  

Mother Theresa. Her compassion and her courageous works is such an inspiration.

2. What is your favorite book and why?

Favorite book?? Oh, boy, that’s a hard one! I would have to say the Boxcar Children as I have always remember it and it has stayed with me for over 30 years.


3. Who is your favorite fiction character from any medium and why?

These questions are so hard!!! I would Annie from Everything I Left Unsaid and The Truth About Him by M. O’Keefe. Annie is a strong character that has overcome a tremendous amount and she doesn’t feel sorry for others and strives to help others.

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Nya’s questions

  1. What’s one book that made you cry? Stupid Love by Cindy Miles
  2. What’s one book cover you’ve fallen in love with? I love all the covers by Julia Kent, especially in the Random series. 
  3. What’s one book that made you laugh? Random Acts of Love by Julia Kent. I literally almost peed my pants!!!

My questions:

  1. What book have you read that made you want to travel to the place in the book?
  2. What was the last book that you read that you absolutely could not finish or was a major struggle to finish?
  3. What was the last book that you read that you refused to put down unless there was a dire emergency?

My Nominations:

  1. Jordan from Iwillneverownenoughbooks
  2. Ajoobacatsblog
  3. Literary Treasure Chest
  4. Wishful Endings
  5. Ana Spoke
  6. Libby Cole

If you aren’t into awards, no worries! But you are award winners to me!!!

BLOG AWARD: The Creative Blogger Award


I was nominated by Rosemawrites she is a 23-year old Journalism graduate from the Philippines, and is a PR Writer in a Public Relations firm in her country. Please check out her blog and she has an amazing blog!

Here are the rules:

  1. Thank the person who nominated you and include a link to their blog.
  2. Share 5 facts about yourself.
  3. Nominate some bloggers in return and notify them about their nomination.
  4. Keep the rules in your post to make it easy for everyone to know what to do.

Five Facts about Myself:

  1. I am 5 feet 9 inches tall.
  2. I have four children: ages 23, 21, 11 & 6.,
  3. I have never traveled outside of the United States.
  4. I am a huge Coach lover: purses, wallets, sunglasses and shoes.
  5. For some reason, I own four kindles. Kindle VoyageKindle KeyboardKindle Fire-1st GenerationKindle Fire HDX 8.9.

Now the nominees for the Creative Blogger Award are:

  1. Carrie at Curledupandcozy
  2. Laura at 125pages
  3. Nyareads
  4. LaLa’s Blog
  5. Thoughtsofablonde

The Dragon’s Loyalty Award


I am delighted to be nominated for this award by ajoobacatsblog .


1. Display the award on your blog
2. Announce your win with a post and link the blogger who awarded you
3. Present 6 deserving bloggers with the award
4. Link your awardees in the post and let them know of their being awarded
5. Write seven interesting things about you.

Bloggers I Nominate
1. romance4thebeach
2. anaspoke
3. suereadingcorner
4. somewherelostinbooks
5. rwh92
6. betweenthelinesbookblog

Seven Interesting Things About Me

  1. I work in the legal field during the day.
  2. I wish I could live in a house on the beach and could read all day.
  3. I am a HUGE Tim Tebow Fan!
  4. I have never tried an audiobook.
  5. I am the pickiest eater in the world.
  6. I am a smoker, I know! I know! Terrible!!!
  7. I am a mother of four kids, ages 23, 21, 11 & 6.