Friday, February 15, 2013

Liebster Award

The Liebster Award!

Yesterday, Rachel at To Hab and to Hold chose me to receive the Liebster Award after she received it from Slightly Off Kilter.
Liebster  {German} n. sweetheart, beloved person, darling.
Here is how it works ….
  1. Someone chooses you.
  2. You tell 11 things about yourself.
  3. You answer 11 questions.
  4. You choose 11 bloggers and ask 11 questions that they’ll answer.
11 Things About Me
  1. I have 2 tattoos, I got my first with my parents at 20 when they got their first tattoos.
  2. I absolutely love reading.... my ideal day would be relaxing with a great book.
  3. I am an only child, and my parents are my best friends.  
  4. I hated exercise and running as a child...... look at me now :D
  5. I've always wanted to be a mom
  6. I love manatees...... I think they are so adorable.
  7. I'm actually very shy.
  8. I want to work from home.
  9. I love inspiring and helping people with their fitness journey.
  10. I love being outside, whether it's at the beach or in the mountains.
  11. My favorite color is pink, but it used to be purple when I was a kid.
My Answers to Rachel's questions

  1. What was your first job? My first paid job was as a clothing salesperson at 5,7,9, but my first actual job was running the cash register for my dad's barber shop.
  2. What was your favorite band back in the 90′s? hmmmm..... that was a long time ago, LOL....... I'm going to say Bon Jovi
  3. Why did you start blogging? I started blogging to talk about my journey as I began running
  4. What is your biggest fear? losing my family
  5. If you had a year off to do anything you wanted, what would you want to do? I think I would like to travel to places that I have never been
  6. If you were a superhero, what powers would you have & why? If I was a superhero, I think I would like to be super fast so I could win some races ;)
  7. If you could ask your future self one question what would it be? Did I enjoy my life?
  8. How did we meet? Rachel and I met online through mamavation :D
  9. What book did you last read? Couldn't tell you the name, I download so many free kindle books to read :D
  10. Shoes or Handbags .. What one is more important & worth spending more money on? shoes!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  11. Share a favorite memory of you & I …. My favorite memory is when Rachel told me that I inspired her with her running..... it really made my day!:)
The Bloggers I Have Chosen {In No Particular Order}
  1. Mommy Racing Diaries
  2. Shrinking Kimber
  3. Chronicles of Heather
  4. Adventures with my boys
  5. Sporty mom
  6. Just Joanna
  7. Get Off Of The Couch
  8. Mad Hatter Mom
  9. Shrinking Krista
  10. MNM Special
  11. Sensibly Sara
11 Questions To Answer
  1. What is your favorite exercise?
  2. How many children do you have?
  3. What is your favorite memory as a child?
  4. If you could go anywhere on vacation, where would it be?
  5. What do you want to be remembered for?
  6. Why do you blog?
  7. What is your greatest achievement?
  8. Favorite tv show?
  9. Describe yourself in one word.
  10. How long have you been married/dating/single?
  11. Share a favorite memory of you & I.


  1. Here's my answers for you!