Late night letter for Liebster

Thanks to aei.03* I have been nominated for my 2nd Liebster award.* Thank you  for nominating me – aei.03* is a lovely writer and I enjoy her poetry. If you want to learn more about her, you are invited to view her blog!

Award Rules

  1. Once you are nominated, make a post thanking and linking the person who nominated you.
  2. Include the Liebster Award sticker in the post too.
  3. Nominate 5 -10 other bloggers who you feel are worthy of this award. Let them know they have been nominated by commenting on one of their posts.   You all are! If you are reading this and have less than 200 followers, and want to respond, please do! 
  4. Lastly, COPY these rules in the post.


If you have people in your life that cause you doubt yourself, how do you cope with them?

Seriously have learned to turn it over to my maker. He’s the one whose opinion counts in the long run. I am my worst enemy. Journaling or talking to close friends and if really crazy, my life coach.

What is the difference between Like and Love?

Love is a choice that you commit that can last forever. 

How much the word ‘I Love You” is important to you?

It’s a hug over the telephone line from someone I love. It’s a kiss on the envelope of life. Actions do speak louder than words; vows are important.

What makes you happy?

I believe happiness based on things that happen on the outside of my being; Joy spawns from within. That said,  to me happiness, many things, a good nights sleep is on the top of the list (note: writing this at 3:00 am)

What aspect of blogging to you love the most?

Finding out I can write something and have it make ultimate sense, then rewrite it in less words.  Twitter is good for this, too. 

What do you feel is the most important takeaway for your readers (from your blog)?

A smile – hope.

What’s your favourite hobby (aside from blogging!)?

Aside from playing my instrument, I used to make some items from wine corks for awhile. BTW: I have learned that when someone says “you should sell those” to ask them to be a customer. They get quiet right away.

Nowadays, do you still believe in Destiny?


Who is God for you?

My best friend, one who knows all about me and still loves me most.

How do you handle a stressful day?

Obviously, not sleep, haha, I go online to my woman cave.

*Yes, I was nominated awhile back and when I finished my draft, I couldn’t find the person who nominated me or the link soon enough. That said, this award will be my first and final response. My life is too crazy right now battling family cancers and other forces. Timely responses won’t be a happenin’ ! I hope you understand.

The Last from ae03*
From ae03


From someone kind, who I can’t find.

Here are my answers to her:

  1. What were your goals when you decided to start your blog?

I thought to maybe sell some handmade gifts.

  1. What is your favorite book?

Next to Isaiah, Clan of the Cave Bear and the Earth’s Children Series and The Thorn Birds.

  1. What is your favorite season?

Fall, Indian Summer as we used to call it. The sunset of summer if you will, the crisp warm /cool air, the calm before the (stormy) holidays.

It used to make me sad (September) now I love it.

  1. Who has impacted you the most in your life? (your mother, a sibling, a dear friend, a celebrity)

Wow. Over time the longest is my sister

  1. Mac or PC? PC

Prefer Mac, but hey.

  1. Here is a corny one for you: If you were trapped on a deserted island, what would you bring with you?

My partner, A really really big Life insurance policy. and a cell phone/tablet with solar batteries. A saw, we’ll make our own paper. (being a bit corny too)

  1. Were you involved in any extracurricular activities in school? If so, what were they?

Yes. Drama, Marching band and French Club.

  1. What is your profession?

20 years, a paralegal. Not my dream job, but the pay was good. This is good because Bank of America got a lot of interest in it. Ha-ha.

  1. What is your favorite restaurant?

Zov’s in Tustin, CA  Best place ever!

  1. Do you have a favorite cooking show? If so, what is it?

No, but I do know of a favorite painting show my mom LOVES.

11 Last question, what is your guilty pleasure food? (Something you love but know you shouldn’t eat

White (or Black) Russians; (no race or prejudice here ya’ll) These put me to sleep in a heartbeat…which reminds me…off to the fridge…. ta ta for now.

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