Finally, It’s Happened to Me… the Last One, I Promise

The Very Inspiring Blogger Award (Turquoise)


Ok, this is the last one… I swear!!! Four awards in four days was not my original objective but it has been an interesting and entertaining ride none the less, so I’d like to send a big thank you to anyone and everyone who enjoyed this along with me! You’ve all been so great! 🙂 Anyways, here it is in all its glory:

The Rules

1. Display your new award.
2. Link back to the person who nominated you.
3. State 7 things about yourself.
4. Nominate 15 other bloggers for this award and link to them.

My Thanks

You all can’t see me right now, but I’m totally doing a happy dance to be here at the last award (for at least a little while anyways) and the person I have to thank for this great honor is Shaking The Tree.

Congratulations are in order and I would like to shout out my appreciation to Shaking the Tree for nominating me! I mean really, is there no limit to your awesomeness? Thank you so much! 🙂

Anyways, please spread the love and visit her at:

7 Things About Myself

1. I spend a lot of time walking and chatting with friends. Fresh air smells SO good!
2. I organize and plan so much, at times I frustrate my family members.
3. I’ve created 4 full (and I mean FULL) brochures for my own vacationing pleasure. 🙂
4. I had 368 posters of NKOTB on my walls when I was in highschool. Still love em’.
5. I make crafts a lot (especially at holidays) and decoupage everything.
6. I should have been a graphic artist based on the amount of time I spend editing pics.
7. Drumroll please… Mwahahaha, I have a black Pearl drum kit that I’m dying to set up.

The 15 people I chose to nominate:

1. Life Makeover
2. Rockin the Boat
3. Alice in Training
4. Rainy Days
5. Tom Talks
6. AnAverageFan
7. Sun By The Sea
8. TheLittleSpot
9. Word Salad, Please
10. Bloggin’ my vibe
11. Amanda Steinkey
12. X Marks the Spot
13. pureaffection
14. Here’s to Hoping
15. Life of Lee Lee

Wow, we’ve finally reached the end! Congratulations to all those that I have nominated!
You all have amazing new blogs and deserve this award so much, so I hope you enjoy it!

Goodbye for now, and cheers for more awards to come! 🙂 Thank you so much for being here. 🙂



Welcome to My First Blog

Click to visit my About Me page

Hello everyone and welcome to my very first blog post!

This is definitely something new that I’ve decided to try out, so I thought I would take a quick minute and give you a sneak peek into who I am, what I love to write about, and how you can help me out along the way.

Who am I? This is a question that I’m sure many people wonder about from time to time. I like to think that I’m always evolving and trying my hardest to be the best I can be in any given situation. I am the kind of person who will always look for the silver lining in things. I enjoy stopping to smell the roses as much as possible. I guess you could say that I’m an eternal optimist and I try to stay that way even when life throws me sour lemons.

What do I love? Maybe a better question should be, ‘what don’t I love?’ LOL. Taking the time to reflect upon the beauty in things is how I love. In turn, it enables me to be introspective and thankful for the little things in life. The art of happiness, beauty, personal confidence, relationships, and travel are just some of the subjects that hold great fascination for me. These will be the things I will explore coming up.

How can you help me in all this? Well, I am of the opinion that many minds are better than one, so I would love to hear any experiences you’d like to share as well. If you are the kind of person who is looking to continually make your life better or even if you would like just a touch more happiness, then I’d love to hear from you. In my mind, discussions on fulfilling desires and self-improvement can only build a strong foundation of support which would benefit us all.

I look forward to getting to know you; I hope you will enjoy reading what I have to say; and I can’t wait to see where this blog will take us. Thank you very much for coming and ttys.

For additional information about who I am and what’s going on in my life, please see my ‘About Me’ page located here.