Saturday, February 16, 2013

The Liebster Award!

Last week I was graciously nominated by Erin, from Diaries From The Dirt Road, for the Liebster Award! So thankful to have such awesome followers! (:
The Break Down -

This award is given to new, or up & coming, bloggers who have less than 200 followers. The award is then passed along to other bloggers, in the same category, to help spread the word & support one another.

What To Do -
1. Post 11 random facts about yourself.
2. Answer the questions the tagger has set for you, & then create 11 new questions for the bloggers that you pass the award to.
3. Choose 11 new bloggers (with less than 200 followers) to award & link them in your post.
4. Go back to their page & tell them about the award.
11 Random Facts -  
  • I hardly ever brush my hair. /:
  • I currently have 249 songs of just George Strait & Chris LeDoux on my iPod.
  • I always paint my finger nails.
  • I have always wanted a German Shepherd.
  • I don't really care to read.
  • I love to watch good broncs.
  • I always have a pocket knife.
  • I don't own a dress, or a pair of heels.
  • I wear earrings everyday.  
  • I'm a big flosser. Yes, I hardly ever brush my hair, but I will floss my teeth everyday.
  • I have just completed my first month of Insanity! Whoop!
Questions from Erin!

Where is the coolest place you have been?
- I don't knowww... I guess I haven't been anywhere that I would label the absolute coolest.. Wyoming is pretty dang awesome.
What is a hobby you enjoy? - Painting leather belts & making cowgirl bling.
If you had a million dollars what would you do with it?
- Oh goodness, so many possibilities.. a ranch.. a big rig.. an indoor arena.. more horses.. cows..

If money were no object what would your dream job be?
Professional Barrel Racer & Rancher. One day. It's goin' down.

What is your favorite book?
Probably Hank the Cowdog (:

What is your favorite movie?
- Lonesome Dove

Name a person dead or alive you would want to meet.
- My aunt who passed away from breast cancer when I was little. I saw her a lot, but being older, I wish I could spend time with her.

Who is your biggest role model?
- My parents, & as a rider, Sherry Cervi.

What is your favorite sport, or sports team?
- Rodeo.. duh. Basketball would be next on the list.

Do you have any special talents?
- Does pushing the cart for the "big trip" to Wal Mart count?

What is your favorite quote?
Practice doesn't make perfect; perfect practice makes perfect. Practice with a purpose in mind, because winning isn't an accident - it's on purpose.
- Alan Bach
My 11 Nominees - In no particular order
11 questions for my nominees -
  1. How did you begin blogging?
  2. Do you have any inside pets?
  3. Dark or Milk Chocolate?
  4. Dream vehicle?
  5. Any bad habits you would like to share?.. hmmm?
  6. Vacation to Alaska or Hawaii?
  7. How do you want people to remember you?
  8. Do you have any siblings?
  9. Last gift you received?
  10. Favorite drink?
  11. Favorite piece of clothing?

& that's a wrap! xo - J


  1. I love and agree with most of your answers!! I would probably do the same with the million dollars, I also like Lonsome Dove and Hank the cowdog books, I love Sherry Cervi, and my dream job would definatly be to own and work on a ranch everyday! I have never been to Wyoming yet but my sister and I are planning on taking a road trip there this summer and I can't wait! I'm so glad you took the time to complete this :) Have a wonderful Day!!

    1. Thanks so much for nominating me! (: Wyoming has it's own sort of beauty, but I'm sure you'll enjoy it!

  2. Thank you soo much!!! :) Very flattered!!!

  3. Thank you so much!! I am going to get started on my post ... this is so much fun!

  4. I'd definitely agree that Hank the Cowdog rocks!! ;)

  5. You can't go wrong with George and Chris! I have a box cutter pocket knife to cut twine with in my chore coat pocket at all times. I love your flossing comment, me too!

    Lonesome Dove is a great movie. I have read the entire series of books and others by Larry McMurtry. He is a great writer. The "big trips" to Wal-Mart, oh how I try to avoid you.

    I quote you shared is awesome!

  6. I'm new to your blog because of this award, but I'm looking forward to keeping up with you! I love the quote you shared as well!

  7. Thanks for the blogging love! You know I'm a huge fan of George, Hank, Agustus McRae, and pocket knives, myself. :) and I NEVER leave the house without my earrings on.

  8. Thanks for the nomination! I just finally got over being sick and back to the blog! I love your answers!