Friday, April 12, 2013

My Liebster Award Nomination!

I have been nominated for the Liebster Award!!!  Thanks to Daniela at

What is the Liebster Award?

The Liebster award is given to up and coming bloggers who have less than 200 followers.  What is a Liebster?  The meaning: Liebster is German and means sweetest, kindest, nicest, dearest, beloved, lovely, kind, pleasant, valued, cute, endearing, and welcome.

After being nominated for this award, the nominee has to:

*Acknowledge the nominating blogger.
*Tell 11 facts about themselves.
*Answer the 11 questions the nominating blogger created.
*List 11 bloggers who have 200 followers or less (as far as you can tell) , and who you believe deserve recognition and encouragement to continue blogging.
*Post 11 questions for the bloggers you nominated to answer.
*Tell all of the bloggers you nominated that they have been nominated.
*You cannot nominate someone who nominated you.
11 Facts about myself:

1.  I love stars!  Especially starfish.(I even have stars tattoo)
2.  I have a huge crush on Gerard Butler
3. I just bought a turquoise blue leather jacket from a  Charity Shopping event(splurge)...I hid in the back of my closet. 
4.   I love to walk barefoot in the grass.
5.   I love to garden, or actually love the idea of gardening!
6.   I love chocolate, red wine and French bread.
7.   Lavender is my favorite scent  
8.   I love flip flops
9.   I have been married for 15 years. 
10. The beach is my favorite place on earth!
11. I went to Performing Arts School for piano and theatre. 

These are the questions my nominee asked me:

1. Why did you start blogging?

I have always wanted to blog. I have followed many for years and loved the inspiration they shared.  When I received a new camera for Christmas, I told myself that now is the time to start, no excuses, start taking pics of your work and share with others.   So, I started I Dream of Jeanne Designs.  I love to journal my projects this way and  I hope to inspire others with my ideas!

2. If you could relive any moment, what would it be?

A particular moment would be hard, but I have a few, of course the births of each of my children have changed my life forever and it the most amazing ways and I would love to be able to stop time and relive those special times!
3. What is your favorite place you have visited so far?
Maui, Hawaii is definitely my top pick! 
4. What is your favourite treat?
Chocolate anything
5. Who inspires you?
Those who are true and passionate.  Those who are brave and generous. Those who are creative and free spirited.  Those who make me laugh and think.  I am inspired by so many people in my life, I am blessed to have many friends who inspire me daily.
6. What's your dream job?

I think I am pretty close to having my dream job!  I design and sell design.  I love it!
7. Do you prefer flat shoes or heels?
     This is hard... I love to wear flip flops, but I have a huge collection of heels and I love how wearing heels always makes me feel like a woman!
8. Do you have any pets?
yes. Harley the dog!
9. What is your favourite season of the year?
10. What was your first craft?

I really do not remember my first craft, I have been crafting since a child, but I do remember trying to sew an apple pillow when I was in 6th grade!
11. How would you describe yourself in one word?


So here is a list of blogs that I nominate: ( I hope you enjoy them also!)

Ashley @  http://www.ashleysdandelionwishes.com/(awesome paper airplane tutorial)my son Thanks you!
Lisa @ www.creativeraisins.blogspot.com (cool cakes, including Batman cake)
Karen @ www.bargain-ista.com  ( Love the Red Hot Chili Peppers T-Shirt Makeover)
Judith @ www.bluebirdinternetmarketing.com  (cool tips for social media marketing)
Kelly @ www.ourcountrychronicles.blogspot.com (I have always wanted to have chickens!!)
City Farm Girl @ www.cityfarmgirlwordpress.com ( cool that she raises chickens in the city!)
Nicole @ www.mygardendiaries.com ( I hope become a talented gardener one day!)
Bre @ www.roomsforrentblog.blogspot.com ( I like this girls style!)
Jessica @ http://olivesoriginals.blogspot.com.es/  (Cute butterfly painting with your daughter)
Heather @ http://lovetobebusy.blogspot.com.es/ ( cause I am a busy mama too!)
Carol @ http://www.answerischoco.com/ ( I LOVE chocolate!!  cool blog too!)

Here are my questions for you!

1. What is your favorite color?
2.  What describes your style?
3.  Cowboy boots or stilettos?
4.  How long have you been blogging?
5.  Favorite place you have traveled to?
6.  What is your favorite food?
7.  Describe a perfect day.
8.  Tell me you favorite craft or DIY project.
9.   Do  you have a garden?
10.  What inspires you?
11.  What is your favorite season?

I have left my nominees a comment, please link back here so I can read your answers :)

Talk to you soon!



  1. Congratulations on your award! Hopefully in a short while you'll walk barefoot in the grass, again :)

  2. Thank you so much for the nomination! I've been nominated before, so I went ahead and updated my post with your questions. :)