I was recently nominated for the Liebster award by Anne from doves and roses.
Thank you so much, it is appreciated and it means a lot to me to be nominated. You can find her amazing blog here: www.dovesandroses.wordpress.com
Here are 11 fun facts about me:
1. I love taking photos. Photography has become one of my hobbies.
2. I love going to the beach. Nothing better than a nice day on a beach in Cape Town.
3. I am a coffee junkie, I have too much coffee in a day
4. My favourite thing to eat are fruits (and maybe some cheesecake every now and again)
5. I am really bad at drinking water some times, even though I know how good it is for me.
6. I have a cat, Telula. Even though she is my cat she is more attached to my husband.
7. I have a beautiful 1 year old, Hailey
8. I grew up on a farm out in the middle of nowhere
9. I hate the outdoors (I am horribly allergic to it:P)
10. I love shopping!
11. If I start buying make-up its hard for me to stop.
Here are the answers to the questions that Anne asked:
1. Why did you start this blog?
I started blogging for the love of writing, beauty and make-up. I have been writing since a young age and combing that with my love for beauty and make-up made me start this blog.
2. What would be your ultimate travel destination?
I would love to go to Hawaii
3. Name one of your bucket list activities?
I would love to be able to go scuba diving. I am not much of an outdoors person, but that is something I would still love to do!
4. What is the best advice you have ever received?
To just be myself
5. What do you value most in life?
The thing that I value the most in life is my family. I have such a wonderful and supportive family and an amazing husband and beautiful daughter.
6. What would you do today if you knew you could not fail?
I would finally start the T-shirt design business that I have been meaning to get started.
7. Which movie character would you like to be?
Jessica Rabbit (Who Framed Roger Rabbit)
8. What is your favorite guilty pleasure?
9. Are you a morning or evening person?
I am a morning person, I would rather be up early than be up too late.
10. What is your favourite color?
I have two favourite colours: Black and Pink
11. Why do you blog?
I absolutely love sharing my experiences, hoping to help and inspire others. I also love meeting other bloggers share my love beauty, creativity and style.
I would like to nominate the next 11 amazing blogs:
Colleen – http://ancolleenmaith.wordpress.com/
Hayley – http://theglasgowgirl.wordpress.com/
Leah – http://leahpereyra.com/
Becky – http://beckysdays.wordpress.com/
Lauren – http://laurenchantment.com/
Laura – http://glitterandom.com/
Astrid – http://shopgirlcapetown.wordpress.com/
Laura – http://stylebreakdown.me/
Katie – http://katieslittlecorner.wordpress.com/
Stefanie – http://stefanielikesthis.com/
Alison – http://passionsandpreening.blogspot.com/
Here are the rules for the Liebster Award:
1. Thank the blog that nominated you and link them.
2. Post eleven facts about yourself.
3. Answer the eleven questions provided by the person who nominated you and then create an eleven question set for the next group of nominees.
4. Choose eleven people to nominate and link them on the post.
5. Let your nominees know they’ve been tagged – and no tag backs!
And then here are my 11 questions for you:
1. What is your favourite place?
2. What is your favourite movie?
3. What are you addicted to?
4. What do you do in your spare time?
5. What is your biggest dream?
6. Who is your hero?
7. What would be your ultimate super power?
8. What has been your biggest challenge?
9. What would you like to achieve through blogging?
10. What is the one make-up item you just can’t go without?
11. What is your favourite meal?