Tuesday, April 12, 2011

My First Award

I feel so honored that Mom's Life Made Easy awarded me with the Versatile Blogger Award.  It is my very first blog award, so thanks so much I am so very happy to receive this award.

As part of receiving this award, I need to tell you 7 things about me, and award 15 new bloggers this award for being a 'Versatile Blogger' as well.

More about me:
  1. I'm a mother to a Canadian and an American (he's soon to be Canadian too)
  2. I am SAHM but I have a Masters Degree in Fish Physiology and Ecotoxicology (maybe you can see why I'm a SAHM not the most employable degree in the world)
  3. I met my husband at the YMCA
  4. I WANT to be a runner but I really don't find running that fun
  5. I won the bronze medal at the Arctic Winter Games for Russian Triple Jump
  6. I've played all sorts of sports growing up: Gymnastics, Volleyball, Basketball, Badminton, Figure Skating
  7. While I grew up in Northern Alberta where Country Music is huge, I CAN'T stand Country Music.

And my nominees for the Versatile Blogger Award are:
  1. L to the third
  2. The Pistachio Project
  3. From the Mudroom...
  4. it's Momplicated
  5. Mama Wants This
  6. Mama's Monologues
  7. Midwestern Modern Mama
  8. Mommies Being Mommies
  9. Moms in Boyland
  10. momstown Winnipeg
  11. My dishwasher's possessed
  12. My Grass is Purple
  13. My Motherless Adventure
  14. Princess Muffintop
  15. Snot, Tots and Espresso Shots


  1. Thank you so much for thinking of me! I would love to be verstile! I enjoy your blog as well! Thanks again!

  2. Aw, thanks for the award! And congrats on yours!

  3. Thank you for the award, it's my first!! I love all your pictures and seeing where you've been :) I'll be sure to get a post up soon!

  4. Thanks so much! I'll be sure to write up my post soon, once I get a free minute to sit still this week:). You just made my year!!

  5. Aw, thanks so much for thinking of me!!! And congratulations on your award as well! I'll be sure to get a post up soon, once things settle down on the homefront ;)

  6. Forgot to add - I saw in your comment you said you wanted to get healthier. If you want to do things to make a change, a few of us are linking up on Fridays to chart our progress. You're welcome to join in! If you have questions, let me know :)

  7. Thanks for the award! I love these fun facts about you--the Russian triple jump, eh? That's awesome!

  8. Thank you, Amie! You are so sweet for thinking of me and my blog. Congrats to you as well! Bronze Medal...really? That is seriously awesome. I'm also looking forward to checking out all these other nominees!

  9. Amie, thanks so very much! I really appreciate you awarding my blog! I'm very honored. : )