Ten Things You Didn’t Know About Me

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Hello dear readers… I’ve been tagged by the wonderful Stacey over at Poot’s Notes for this fun post of sharing. This is a great way to get to know your fellow bloggers a little better. Thanks Stacey, here we go!

The rules are as follows:

  • Link back to the blogger who nominated you and answer their 10 questions
  • Add the badge to your post
  • Write your own 10 questions and tag 10 bloggers to do the same

Here are Stacey’s questions and my answers:

  1. What is your favorite type of music?

My taste in music can be somewhat eclectic but I am very partial to hard rock and heavy metal.

  1. Who would you call your hero?

I’ve seen my big brother go through a lot in his life, but he has always gone above and beyond the call of a brother time and time again for me, so I would have to say it was him.

  1. Why do you blog?

You wouldn’t think that was a tough question lol. I guess I’m hoping it will turn into something bigger one day. I love to write but we already have an author in the family so I get a bit self-conscious and start thinking people might think I’m a try hard or something. So for now, I blog!

  1. What is your favorite TV show?

I’m a big Star Trek fan J I also enjoy The Big Bang Theory.

  1. If you could have lunch with anyone, dead or alive, who and why?

Probably I’d have to say Leonard Nimoy. I went to a Star Trek convention in 2011 and met William Shatner, it was awesome, but I was disappointed that Nimoy hadn’t come out to Australia (apparently he toured with the convention in America but didn’t come over here with the rest of them). I really wanted to meet Leonard Nimoy and thought due to his age, I might not get another chance. I was right 😦 I was devastated when he passed away. I guess I just wanted to tell him, like I’m guessing he’s heard a thousand times before, how he impacted on my youth. It would have been great to meet Gene Roddenberry for the same reason.

  1. Do you have a degree?  What is it in?

I hold a Certificate I, II & III in Security Guarding and Crowd Control, a Certificate IV in Youth Work, a Diploma of Community Welfare Work, a Diploma of Beauty Therapy, a Certificate I &II in Reiki and a Certificate of Achievement in Crystal Light Healing® Practitioner’s Course.

  1. What is your dream job?

Currently I’m setting up a business for me to practice my Crystal Light Healing® and Reiki… to be able to do that as my bread and butter would be my dream come true.

  1. What is your greatest accomplishment?

The birth of my daughter 🙂 She is all I could ever have dreamed of and more.

  1. Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Blogging lol, and helping people via the healing powers of crystals and Reiki.

  1. If you could travel anywhere, where would you go?

Egypt. I have always wanted to see the pyramids in person… I don’t know about going in them because I’m claustrophobic, but I want to see the rich ancient culture and feel it’s magic. I would also love to travel across Europe, see Italy and Spain where my heritage lies, and also see Stonehenge in the U.K. (I am a witch after all).

My Nominees:

The Return of the Modern Philosopher

Project Flying Fox

Advocate for Invisible Illness!

How to $tuff Your Pig

hocuspocus 13

Another Long Distance Story

My Green Nook

Simple Living Over 50

Damh the Bard

Suzie Speaks

  1. What do you love most about blogging?
  2. If someone wrote a novel based on your life, what genre would it be and why?
  3. What is your favorite dish to cook and why?
  4. What is your all time favorite band?
  5. Where is the furthest you’ve travelled to?
  6. Scrunch or fold?
  7. Chocolate or Strawberry?
  8. What is your ideal first date?
  9. Favorite hobby (besides writing)?
  10. If money wasn’t an issue, what kind of car would you be driving?

If you accept this tag, don’t forget to comment and share the link with me right here I would like to read your answers :). Thanks again Stacey for the nomination!

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Creative Blogger Award Nomination- YAY!

Thanks to How To Stuff Your Pig for the nomination for the Creative Blogger Award. Make sure, dear readers, that you go and check out How To Stuff Your Pig for well written articles on budgeting and finance… definitely some great tips and advice there. These are the copy/pasted rules for the Creative Blogger Award- 1. Post a link to the person who nominated you and give thanks. 2. Share 5 facts about yourself. 3. Nominate 10 other blogs and give links. 4. Contact your nominees to inform them of their nomination. 5. Provide the rules to your nominees. Here are five facts about me:

  • I’m the face behind @wetweetblogs on Twitter, helping bloggers get their blog posts out to a wider audience.
  • I learnt to knit many many years before I learnt to crochet but everyone knows me for my crocheting.
  • I cannot read a pattern… no joke.
  • I can’t tell my right from my left most times.
  • I’m ambidextrous.

Now for the nominations! The Creative Blogger Award: