The Liebster Award

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Thank you so much to Ariana of Thoughts Through a Teacup for nominating me for a Liebster Award.  The award goes as follows: 

1. Thank the blog that nominated you, follow them if you'd like, and link them. (Check!)

2. Post eleven facts about yourself.
- I have a weird obsession with F. Scott & Zelda Fitzgerald
- So weird that I think it's destiny that they married on my birth date
- I prefer chai lattes with soy milk, even thought I'm not lactose intolerant or drink it in anything else
- I'm an early bird and I hate it - I wish I could be a night owl!
- I really want a pygmee goat named Nelson Rockefeller (Little Nel)
- I knew all of the words to "I Want to Hold Your Hand" by The Beatles before I knew "Mary Had a Little Lamb"
- I have yet to meet a baby in person who was bigger than I was at that age
- My favorite movie is Now & Then
- I'm double jointed in my elbows
- My eye color can best be described as "seafoam"
- My favorite city is London

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. 

1. What's your favorite thing to do when you're sad?
Drink tequila?
2. Coffee or tea?
3. If you could re-live any day of your life, which would it be?
Uh.  Probably my first Paul McCartney concert?
4. What's your favorite thing about the autumn/winter months?
Fires in the fireplace
5. When do you feel happiest?
6. What secret talent do you wish you had?
Being able to part my hair down the middle.
7. All time favorite classic Disney movie?
The Little Mermaid, duh.
8. Early mornings or late nights?
Late nights tend to be more fun so I'll go with that.
9. What's your favorite song to listen to on repeat?
Too many to choose!  Higher by The Saturdays
10. Who's your favorite book character?
Atticus Finch
11. What made you start blogging? 
I needed a creative outlet while I was in an anti-creativity job.  And I also really like clothes.

My eleven:
1. NSYNC or Backstreet Boys?
2. Who would play you in a movie?
3. If you could play any instrument what would it be?
4. What is your guilty pleasure?
5. Favorite drink?
6. Favorite scent?
7. Favorite color combination?
8. If you could have lunch with someone not alive, who would it be?
9. What's next on your must-have list?
10. Who was the first blogger you started following?
11. If you could be anything without having to go back to school or learn the skills, what would you be?

4. Choose five to eleven people to nominate and link them on the post. 
5. Let your nominees know they've been tagged - and no tag backs!

6. Nominate blogs with under 200 followers.

I nominate: Allison of Always Eat Dessert,  Wendy of College Cheese, Denise of Fashion Love Letters, Alice of Style and London, and Katie of Vasiliki.


  1. Thanks so much for continuing the award! I love Atticus as well! And ohmygoodness now and then is one of my favorite movies as well! Loved the post<3
    Ariana // Thoughts Through a Teacup

    1. Thank you so much for the nomination! And isn't it so great? I went through a phase for a long while where I wanted to be named Roberta. Yep... that happened haha.

      - Sarah :)

  2. Congrats on the award! Your answers and questions are wonderful! I love to learn something about other bloggers!

    ♘ www.sugarpopfashion.com ♘

    1. Thank you! I do, too!

      - Sarah :)

  3. You are so lucky - I am a night owl and I wish I were an early bird!! Would make my life so much easier (:

    - Deniz

  4. thanks for the nomination, i'll give this a go during the week! X

  5. So fun to learn more about you Sarah! :) I love coffee, and am unfortunately a night owl. It's awful for the sleep schedule I'm trying to keep! And I also started this blog in order to be creative more often!

    Simplicity Relished

  6. So awesome! Goodness I love coffee way too much, especially since I am such a morning person as well, the struggle. Thanks so much for nominating me! I will definitely try to incorporate this into my post sometime this week! So lovely learning all these facts about you!


  7. Hi Sarah!
    Since you left a comment on my blog, I just had to come over to your blog and check it out! I love your humor and strong sense of self that shines through! I can totally relate to your desire to blog in order to fulfill the need for a creative outlet. This was one of my reasons as well. And I LOVE chai tea lattes as well!
    Warmest Regards,
    Cynthia at http://styleneverstops.com

    1. Thank you so much, Cynthia! I really appreciate you coming to my blog and that's so nice of you to say. And I'm glad I have a fellow chai tea lover! I hope you come back some time - I love making new friends in person and in the cyber world :)

      - Sarah :)

  8. Congrats on the award!! You deserve it!
    Melanie @ meandmr.com