An Award

I received the "Kreativ Blogger" Award recently from Troy at I Refuse to Recede. As most of you know, Troy is my Hubby. So, is this even "blogger legal" that my Hubs gives me an award? LOL Either way, thank you Sweetheart!

Along with receiving this blogger award, I am supposed to let you in on 7 facts about me that you may not know about and then give this ward to 7 other bloggers.

So, here are my 7 personal facts........

1.) I took Belly Dancing classes and learned how to dance with those big scarves.

2.) I can use my toes almost as much as I use my fingers.

3.) I have visited all but one of the lower 48 states at least once (most many times)

4.) When I was 17 years old I worked as a hat check girl in a bar/club. I made no wage, only tips. I generally came home each night averaging $27.00 an hour (and this was in 1980!).

5.) I can't hear the songs "Amazing Grace" or "The Little Drummer Boy" without crying.

6.) My first car was a 1976 Gremlin with Levi interior. I had to use a tube sock to tie down the distributor cap any time I went anywhere. And it never had a working speedometer.

7.) I spent many years working as a Kitchen and Bath Designer. I have received several awards from various companies for my designs.

Now my 7 bloggers. I understand why so many bloggers put up the "Thank you but, no thank you" to awards. It is so hard to narrow it down to just 7 bloggers! So, for a ton of different reason, I have chose these 7.

1.) Chari over at Happy to Design.
Chari's "Sunday Favorites" was one of the first "link in" parties I joined. She always makes you feel very welcomed with her sweet comments.

2.) Pattie over at Yearn for the Sun.... . she is kind of a newer blogger and someone I have been reading for a little while now. I keep theatening to come over for dinner on everyone of her recipe posts! LOL

3.) Leland over at The Hermitage. Leland is "Living off the Grid" almost completely. his blog talks about his adventures building his home and how day to day life is "grid-less". LOL

4.)Debbie over at Ribbonwood Cottage. she is such a sweet lady and has some wonderful and fun creations to share with everyone.

5.) Liz at Hoosier Homemade. Not only do you get lots of yummy recipes but, she keeps it real and gives us everyday fun and frugal tips!

6.) Linda at A LA CARTE. She is a kindred "Thrift Store Junkie"! I enjoy seeing her new treasures.

7.) Rosie at Journey to Charm. she has been taking us along with her redecorating her home and having fun thrifting.

So, grab your Kreativ Blogger button (above) and share some fun things about you and introduce us to some of your favorite bloggers! And if you want to learn a little history about this award, hop over to Troy's blog post about it here!

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  1. Thanks so much Diann. I will take this award with pride. May take me a couple of days, but I promise to get a post up and list 7 things you don't know about me.

    Linda ! A La Carte

  2. I'd like to thank all the people who helped make my blog what it is today... Angelo, my faithful border collie companion... Klinger, my curmudgeonly cat... my friends, who encourage me when I think it would be easier to call it all off... and most of all, my faithful readers.

    And thanks, Diann, for the honor!

  3. You deserve it Cutie, you are the most creative person I know.

    Now, I need to get you some scarves.

  4. Hi Diann,
    Congratulations on your blog award. I like your list of things, you are so honest. I love it.

    Also, thanks for visiting my blog and making such a nice comment. I appreciate it.


  5. Thank you so much! I'm so very honored! I'm sorry it took me a for days. Still trying to catch up from Blissdom :)


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