Liebster award (two’s a party) + Back To School Tag

Hey guys.

Wow, it’s been a minute since I’ve done awards! I was nominated TWICE in less than 24 hours *feels ridiculously special*. Thank you Sinéad and Jacolene for nominating me!

Also, I have a tag I forgot to mention! Sorry I’m late (I got it a while ago…)

~Rules~

  • Acknowledge the blogger who nominated you.
  • Answer the 11 questions.
  • Nominate 11 bloggers
  • Give them 11 questions.

~Q&A (Sinéad)~

1. When do you write your posts? 

Usually at night. Sometimes in the early afternoon.

2. Current Favourite clothing item? 

My sweatpants that say “Nope. Not Today.”

3. Guilty pleasure? 

Hmm… What a question… Probably sleeping in.

4. Favourite social media app?

WordPress. Yes. It’s social.

5. One thing you want to do by the end of 2017? 

Finish a book I just started writing.

6. Shoe size? 

9

7. Do you have your blog posts planned or spur of the moment? 

Both. It all depends!

8. Do you have a favourite teacher?

No

9. Quote you live by? 

“You miss one hundred percent of the chances you don’t take” (I have a few, but that’s one)

10. First memory? 

My mom giving me a sippy cup.

11. Ever been to Ireland? 

Nope…

~Q&A (Jacolene)~

1. What are the three best things about yourself?

  1. I’m an artist
  2. I love people
  3. I’m adventurous

2. What’s the most beautiful place you’ve ever been to?

Probably Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

3. What is your biggest accomplishment that you’re most proud of?

Um…. learning to embrace myself.

4. If you were invisible for a day, what would you do?

Go to sixflags and ride as many rides as I want for free. You can’t charge what you don’t see…

5. Favorite childhood memory?

Going to King’s Dominion (it’s like sixflags but better)

6. Do you feel like a leader or follower, why?

Both. By nature, I’d rather follow but at the same time I won’t blindly follow (people, other than my parents). If it looks like my leader is off kilter I’ll start leading myself.

7. What’s your biggest pet peeve(s)?

  1. People tangling themselves in my yarn while I’m crocheting.
  2. The sound of finger nails scratching metal or the wall.

8. Would you rather spend three days exploring New York or Disney world?

New York because I’m not a fan of Disney.

9. Are you more of a cat or dog person?

Dog.

10. Favorite Halloween or Autumnal movie?

Well, I don’t celebrate Halloween and I’m not sure I have a fave Autumn film.

Instagram

~I nominate~

Alison @ A Farm Girl’s Life 

Megan @ A Bare Foot Gal

Starling @ Starling

Carol @ Peeking Through A Kaleidoscope

Melani @ Reflections Of The Heart

Amy @ Fashion Beauty Amy

Eden @ Everything Eden

Mirra @ Colours Beyond Dreams

Rebecca @ Joy Unspeakable

Najida @ Life As Najida

~My Questions~

I’m going to borrow some from my nominators:

  • Current favorite clothing item?
  • One thing you want to do by the end of 2017?
  • If an extra month was added to the year, what would you name it?
  • Shoe size?
  • Quote you live by?
  • What’s your biggest accomplishment you’re most proud of?
  • Tootsie pop or Blow pop?
  • What’s your biggest pet peeve(s)
  • If you were invisible for a day, what would you do?
  • Do you set goals for each month?
  • Are you naturally organized?


Back To School Tag

Thank you K.A. for nominating me!!! Defiantly check her blog out! 

  • Thank the person who tagged you
  • Answer the questions
  • Post new questions (or recycle)
  • Tag as many people as you’d like
  • Wear something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue #WordsOfMyTagger



~Q&A~

1. When’s your first day of school?

September 5th

2. What do (and don’t) you look forward to about entering the realm of the learned?

I look forward to learning, I don’t look forward to the long hours.

3. Homeschooled, public schooled, or private schooled?

Homeschool.

4. What grade are you going into? (if you’re okay sharing)

9th

5. How many more years of torture do you have to endure learn?

3!

6. What are your goals for this school year?

Number one, be more organized!

The rest I’m not quite sure of, I haven’t sorted them out.

7. What’s your favorite season to school in? Fall, winter, or spring?

Spring, because summer break is closer.

8. How is schooling going to effect your blogging?

I’ll blog less.

9. What’s your favorite school subject?

Writing.

10. Your least favorite?

Science.

11. What subject are you best at?

Science, though I hate science. Weird?

12. What subject are you worst at?

Dunno… Maybe math? I usually get a mid to low 90 in it.

13. What extra-curricular activities are you planning this year (if any)?

Blogging… art?

14. How are you preparing for life/college this year (on a conscious level)?

I’m not doing anything major, just practicing getting up and getting to class on time…

15. Do you play any sports in school?

No.

16. Is there any way that schooling is going to help your blogging endeavors? Or how has it helped your blogging skills in the past?

Yes, school will help, I’ll get better at language arts. It’s already helped- I learned to write (okay, maybe that was a ‘duh’ moment, but I couldn’t help it)

17. How much time a day is school going to take for you?

3 hours maybe 4

18. Are you looking forward to seeing friends more often during the school year?

Uh, well… If you call my brothers and sisters friends then, I’ll actually be seeing some of them less.

19. Are you dreading or looking forward to the event (or did you, if it’s already happened)?

I had mixed feelings, really I wasn’t ready for summer to go.

20. What are you most looking forward to about school?

Gaining knowledge.

21. How are you planning to fit actual life in with your school schedule?

I don’t know… school kinda is life, I learn everywhere.

22. What are your overall thoughts on school?

I’m totally prepared to be unprepared for life.

~I Tag~

Whoever wants to be tagged! If you’d like to participate, be my guest and I’m recycling the questions above.

Have fun nominees!!

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16 thoughts on “Liebster award (two’s a party) + Back To School Tag

  1. So many things we share in common! I wish I had a comment box right beside your post so I could make a mental checklist of everything to talk about haha. 🙂 I crochet too! I taught myself, and since I’m left handed I taught myself in a weird way, so everyone thinks I knit because of the looser crocheting I do, and the way I hold my hook and hands haha. Those sweatpants sound awesome! I love the message! The quote you had actually relates to a post I have coming out on Wednesday 🙂 Make sure if you ride rides at Six Flags, while being invisible that you choose a seat with no one in it!! Otherwise, that may get awkward!

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    1. Haha 😂😂 I feel that ways sooo many times!! Like, same, SAME, saaaaaame!!! Wow… that’s too cool! I taught myself as well (I’m actually starting a brand, maybe you saw it? SGaG) I’m right handed but I tried teaching myself how to do it left handed too…… yeah, anyway, those sweatpants are sooo comfy! Really? I can’t wait to read it!!!! 😊❤ Haha 😂😂 Oh, goodness, you’re funny!!! I’ll note that, that would be pretty awkward!!! 😂😂

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      1. Ah, okay, I wondered what your brand was when I saw the name. I’m left handed TAUGHT myself…the right handed way with my left hand…err.. I think that explains it. Once I learned my way, I can’t go back, but learning anything beside single and double (and one or two circle things for basic hats) I can’t get just yet. But that’s okay, I’ve crocheted five blankets. 🙂

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      2. Hehe 😄 wow, so you can do both? How long have you been at it? Wow! That’s cool!! I’ve never made a blanket though I know how… I mostly crochet the unusual things, like shoes, purses, phone cases, etc.

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      3. That’s awesome! I can’t do both. I crochet with my left hand but I learned through watching videos of right handers, and because of this that’s why my crocheting has its own unique look (similar to knitting). Like my friend who can crochet all sorts of ways, could not understand the way I crochet. Haha, she tried to do it like me, and COULD NOT. I have to manually pull the yarn (which is similar to the knitting technique) with my other hand. I can’t use my hook to pull the yarn otherwise it comes undone for me, I hope that made sense.

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