Friday, November 9, 2012

Liebster Blogging Award

Colleen has nominated me LapsinLife for a Liebster Award.  Liebster is a German word and means sweetest, kindest, nicest, dearest, beloved, lovely, kind, pleasant, valued, cute, endearing and welcome.  


 The Rules
- Once you're nominated, write 11 facts about yourself.
- Then, take a look at the 11 questions the person who nominated you asked and answer them.
- Get your thinking cap on and come up with 11 questions of your own for your nominees to answer
- Then choose the 5 bloggers you want to nominate (they must have less than 200 followers) & let them know they've been nominated (there are no tag backs - you can't nominate the person who nominated you).
- Complete this post and then link it to the person who nominated you (in the comments of their blog).

 11 Facts about ME:
1.   I absolutely love my job.  
2.   I have a trucker's mouth.
3.   I was Born on the Fourth of July.
4.   I love the feeling of a good workout!    Not much better feeling that you can do for yourself.  Well maybe 1 thing, but we wont go there.
5.   I live 4 hrs away from my family and friends, moved for my job in 1998.
6.   I have 4 dogs and they are all short legged long and floppy eared.
7.   I have been married for 12 years and have no children.  
8.   I'm funny.
9.   I believe in living life right and treating others with dignity and respect.   
10.  I'm a Liberal Independent.    I have republican views on economy issues and strong democratic views on human rights and mankind.
11.  My best friends at 41 are the same people I was best friends with at 16.  

My 11 Questions to Answer:


Weirdest thing you have ever eaten?  

something called tuna gasbacho.   It is like raw sushi food.   I ate it because everyone else was, and I did not want to seem "so hillbilly" at a fancy restaurant with Attorneys that I worked for a the time.   Terrible!

What crazy activities do you dream of trying someday?

Unplanned spontanious sex!

Have you ever won a trophy? If so, what was it for?

I'm grew up in the 70's and 80's ofcourse I do.   Bowling, Softball, Volleyball! 

Dog or Cat?


Why do you blog?

For me, so I dont get skinny some day and forget how much work it took to get there.

What would you do if you didn’t have to work?

work with animals in need at shelter or Vet

What is your favorite movie?

Probably, Dirty Dancing

How often do you get a haircut?  Describe your worst haircut

Every 6 weeks like clockwork.  I once allowed my friend to cut my hair in an
Asymmetrical  bob, which means crooked as SHIT . My parents were horrified.

What books on your shelf are begging to be read?

Oh gosh I hate to admit this, but I hate to read so nothing.

What quality do you like most  about yourself?

My sense of humor is off the charts!    I'm funny, witty and cannot stand to be around people who take themselves so seriously.    

What quality do you like least about yourself?

Lack of empathy.   

My 11 Questions for my Nominees:

1.    If you could have lunch with anyone who would it be, where and why?

2.    Paid in Full Vacation:    Relax in Hawaii or Shop in NY, London & Paris?

3.    Favorite Restaurant?

4.    Favorite type of exercise?

5.    Are you still in contact with your childhood bff? 

6.    McCartney or Lennon?

7.    If you did not need to work for $$$, what would you do with your time?

8.    Favorite ice cream?

9.    Do you believe in Love at First Site?

10.  Do you ever regret getting your WLS?

11.   Tell me something about you I would not find out on your blog cause its not about WLS.

I nominate:

Megan at BigBottomBanded



  1. haha we are so opposite with the empathy thing I hate when people cry because it makes me cry lol!

  2. THANKS for the Nomination!!!!! :) I started following your blog, can't wait to be an "regular" reader over here! Will get that liebster post up soon :)
    That Fitness Chic

  3. I love reading post like these, we learn so much about each other.

    I'm withe The Dandy Bandy....I have a lot of empathy for people.

    But I'm funny and witty too, so we would get along just fine! lol JK


  4. 4 pups...I have to go thru your blogs I don't remember any pics of them. and I don't have alot of empathy..I can so relate on the politics too