After having an enforced holiday from the computer for a week due to virus contamination (on computer that is) I was delighted on returning to have a message that Amanda from www.makeripples.wordpress.com had nominated me for a Versatile Blogger Award. It’s always nice when someone else likes what you do, so “thanks Amanda”.
There are 4 rules for accepting the award:
1. Thank the award giver and link back to them in your post.
2. Share 7 things about yourself.
3. Pass the award along to 15recently discovered blogs you enjoy reading.
4. Contact your chosen bloggers to let them know they’ve been nominated.
7 THINGS ABOUT ME:
1. I have been vegetarian for 11 years.
2. I am qualified in Organic Horticulture and also as a Special Needs Assistant.
3. I am the eternal optimist…even in the midst of the current turmoil in the world.
4. Frugal living devotee. Love car boot sales and charity shops.
5. Keen on DIY and crafting.
6. Lived in Bristol, England for 5 years.
7. Love travelling…like to take at least 1 trip per year.
Finally I would like to nominate the following blogs to receive the award. Some great blogs so do check them out.
www.foxglovelane.blogspot.com. An Irish countryside blog…beautiful photography.
www.willowarchway.wordpress.com. off-grid living in north-west Ireland.
www.linniew.wordpress.com. Writer, gardener, dog lover. All done humourously!
www.cottageoncallan.wordpress.com. A new blog begun at the end of 2011. Living, gardening, painting and crafting in Co. Clare, Ireland.
www.thegreenveggie.wordpress.com. Veggie cooking, environmental issues, sustainable living and animal welfare blog.
www.cattapilladesigns.com Off grid living on Bere Island, Bantry, Co. Cork. Creates beautiful things from beautiful fabrics.
www.whisperingearth.wordpress.com .Herbalist, naturopath, tree hugger, flower child and plant lover.
www.wellywoman.wordpress.com Blogging about gardening, allotments and environment…in wellies!
www.thekitchensgarden.wordpress.com. Growing, farming, cooking plus so much more, on the American prairies.
www.flowerhillfarm.blogspot.com . Explore 20 acres of organic gardens, fields and forest in New England.
www.awomanofthesoil.blogspot.com . English gardening blog. Working in tune with nature and the environment.
www.militaryzerowaste.wordpress.com . Attempting zero waste lifestyle in a military household.
www.sureswiftsongbird.blogspot.com . Canadian vegans and 13 cats living a frugal, environmentally aware, simple life.
www.cohutt.com . Check out what goes on behind Cohutt’s fence.
www.planticrunotes.blogspot.com . A blog about gardening in Montrose, Scotland.