Sunday, July 7, 2013

My First Blog Award

I have been nominated for my first blogging award!!! I am so excited. The wonderful Krystyn at nominated me!! i am o grateful and excited!!!

The award is called the Liebster Award.

To accept the nomination I must:
1. Link back to the blog that nominated me
2. Nominate 5-11 blogs with fewer than 200 followers
3. Answer the questions posted for you by your nominator
4. Share 11 random facts about yourself
5. Create 11 questions for your nominees
6. Contact your nominees and let them know you nominated them

My nominees:

My Questions:
1. What is your favorite part about the summer?

 Being able to read the many books I do not have time for during the school year and spending time with my daughter!

2. How do you relax?

I relax by reading and crafting!

3. What is your favorite non-school related activity?

I love to travel, taking day trips to unknown and new places!

4. Why did you start blogging?

To meet teachers from all over and to improve my teaching through the ideas of these awesome teachers I have encountered since I began blogging.

5. If you could live anywhere, where would you live?

I would love to live in Alaska!

6. What is one thing you want to try with your students next year?

I want to try using QR codes!! These look like they would be an awesome activity for my kindergarteners.

7. What is your favorite Pinterest-inspired meal/activity/etc. that you have made or want to make?

i would have to say my birthday pencil flower pot. My kids love picking a pencil with a flower attached for their birthday!

8. What is your favorite blog? (Besides mine.)

OOOh, this is a hard one! I have many that are my favorite!!! I guess I would have to say.....

9. If you weren't a teacher, what would you be?

I don't know because I have always wanted to be a teacher ever since I can remember. I guess if I had to choose another profession, I would be a forest ranger.

10. What is one thing you are looking forward to next school year?

My new group of students!!!

11.  When was the last time you were on a plane and where did you go?

August 2012 and I went to Florida.

11 Random Facts About Me

1. I am a huge Gators fan!!!
2. My favorite animal is the alligator.
3. I love Pete the Cat!
4. I have gone dogsledding.
5. I have skydived!
6. I am a huge Boston Redsox and New England Patriots Fan!
7. I traveled across country down Route 66.
8. I collect willow tree angels.
9. My favorite time of year is Christmas.
10. I was born and raised in New England and I will always be a New England Girl!

My Questions
1. What is your favorite grade to teach?
2. What is your favorite time of year and why?
3. What was your favorite trip you have ever taken?
4. What was the last conference you attended?
5. What was the last book you read?
6. How do you relax during the school year?
7. How long have you been blogging?
8. Where did you go to College?
9. What is your favorite product off of Teachers Pay Teachers?
10. Do you use a smart board in your classroom?


  1. Thank you again for nominating me. I did my post today. Makes my heart happy. :)

    First Grade Wolves

  2. Dang! I was just coming to nominate you! OOOhhh well! You deserve it! :)