Liebster Award | LarabeeUK

Liebster Award

Becky at very kindly nominated my little blog for a Liebster award (rules at the bottom of this post) I'm absolutely thrilled by this and really appreciate the nomination, Becky makes me laugh on a daily basis with her honest and natural approach to motherhood, I'd really recommend you follow her Instagram feed if you don't already!
So.... 11 facts about me are:-
1. I love bald men with tattoo's, good job really as I'm married to one!
2. I never wanted children, T was a happy accident but now I feel that he was a gift that we never knew we wanted
3. I believe in fate although I do think that you can alter your 'path'
4. I'd love to study Egyptology
5. I hate the sea and am scared to swim in murky water
6. I have a metal plate in my arm from when I broke it in 2011
7. I have very slight OCD
8. I'm sure I have a guardian angel, but I'm not sure who he is.
9. I'm classic 'english rose' complexion, I always used to hate this but now I love it.
10. I love flying, just sitting on an aeroplane for 9 hours is my idea of heaven! (although probably not with a 2 1/2 year old!)
11. I love Kermit the Frog
Questions for you to answer:
1.What is your favorite time of day/day of the week/month of the year?
time of the day 6am, day of the week Thursday cause it's the start to my weekend, month of the year December because of christmas!

2. What’s the #1 most played song on your iPod?
One more time, Daft Punk
3. What is one of your favourite quotes?
I believe in pink. I believe that laughing is the best calorie burner. I believe in kissing, kissing a lot. I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day and I believe in miracles.
Audrey Hepburn

4. Who would be your 5 dream guests at a dinner party?
Audrey Hepburn, Steven Seagal, Howard Carter, Frank Sinatra & Prince Harry

5. What songs are included on the soundtrack to your life?
Come Away with me - Norah Jones, Another Chance - Roger Sanchez, Fireman Sam theme (at the moment!!!)

6. What was the last movie, TV show or book that made you cry or tear up?

7. What is your first memory?
Riding on my milk cart in the garden!

8. What story does your family always tell about you?
My 'OCD' tendencies, eg nothing is out of place in my drinking glass cupboard and my clothes are hung by colour in my wardrobe (the rest of the house is a disaster because I spend too much time on mundate things like this!).

9. Whats the biggest fib you have ever told?
That Father Christmas exists, yes I'm one of 'those' mums who think that giving children magical experiences and fabulous memories mean more than 'lying' to them!!! (same with the easter bunny and tooth fairy!)

10. Silliest/stupidest/funniest thing you have done when tipsy drunk? Do you remember it?
Sadly nothing that I can remember, don't know if that's a good thing or just makes me boring!

11. Just Where IS Wally?
Drinking tequilla shots with Jessica Rabbit.

My fav blogs are:-
Louise at
Christina at
Kim at
Veena at
Kirsty at
Julie at
Cathy at

(massive, massive apologies if I've underestimated your followers and any of you have more than 1K readers, I've totally made an assumption based on Blovlovin' followers and any stats on your blog x)

Additional choices would have been

And my questions are:
1. Who's your favourite muppet?
2. What did you want to be when you grew up?
3. What's your favourite kitchen utensil?
4. What's the biggest mistake you've ever made?
5. What's your favourite season?
6. Where was the first place you went on holiday?
7. On a scale of 1-10 how much did you enjoy school? (1 = low)
8. How many siblings do you have?
9. What's your favourite milkshake flavour?
10. What did you buy with your first month's salary?
11. What's your favourite breakfast?

The rules of the competition are as follows:
1. Thank the person who nominated you, and post a link to their blog on your blog.
2.Display the award on your blog — by including it in your post and/or displaying it using a “widget” or a “gadget”. (Note that the best way to do this is to save the image to your own computer and then upload it to your blog post.)
3. Answer 11 questions about yourself, which will be provided to you by the person who nominated you.
4. Provide 11 random facts about yourself.
5. Nominate 5 – 11 blogs that you feel deserve the award, who have less than 1000 followers. (Note that you can always ask the blog owner this since not all blogs display a widget that lets the readers know this information!)
6. Create a new list of questions for the blogger to answer.
7. List these rules in your post (You can copy and paste from here.) Once you have written and published it, you then have to:
8. Inform the people/blogs that you nominated that they have been nominated for the Liebster award and provide a link for them to your post so that they can learn about it (they might not have ever heard of it!)


  1. Leandra.....ermm did you steal my ipod!!! ;) I <3 Daft Punk and Roger Sanchez!! X

    1. Ha ha really??? All time favourites, love 'em!!!! X


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