Thursday 9 January 2014

I got a Liebster Award

While I was away on my trip St. Apple Creations blog awarded me with a Liebster Award! Thank you very much Katerina!

What's a Liebster Award?
It is an award for lovely blogs with under 200 followers and is given by fellow bloggers.
The rules are :
-List 11 random facts about yourself.
-Answer the 11 questions provided by the blogger who nominated you.
-Nominate other bloggers for the award who have 200 followers or fewer.
-Create 11 questions for your nominees to answer.
-Notify the nominees of their nomination.

11 random facts
1. I love dealing with lots of different creative things! Maybe I get bored easily that's why!
2. I am a teacher of English and knew I wanted to be one ever since I started learning English at the age of 10.
3. I am an amateur actress at the Teachers' Association Drama Club. I have been there for 12 years.
4. I have a 19-year-old son.
5. Barca is my first ever dog. She is adorable.
6. Sea glass if my greatest pasttime. Most of the things I do have sea glass as their basis.
7. I love travelling and taking hundreds of photos during my trip!
8. I was born in Istanbul and live in Thessaloniki ever since I was three years old. So I was bilingual as a kid at Turkish and Greek.But I have forgotten the most of my Turkish knowledge when I moved to Greece.
9. Apart from Greek and English I also speak German.
10. Although I have  a driving licence, I don't drive.
11. I am scared of thunderstorms, especially lightnings.

My answers to Katerina!
1. If you were a superhero what powers would you have?
I would be able to read people's minds!
2. What type of holidays would you prefer?
The "exploring all little villages, museums, beaches etc" type.
3.If you could go back in time to change one thing what would that be?
I would spend more time with my son when he was a kid!(He grew up too fast!)
4. Sunrises or sunsets?
Definitely sunsets! I can stay up late after a lovely sunset and do lots of things.
5. Would you rather trade some intelligence for looks or looks for intelligence?
I would prefer to be more intelligent and especially more eloquent.
6. What would you ask your future self if you had the chance?
I am not sure how to answer this one.
7. Do you collect anything?
Yes, everything! Mostly sea glass, craft magazines, anything beautiful!
8.Are you craftsy?
Yes, right now I am in my felt and bead phase.
9. What historical period would you like to live in if you could go back in time?
The 60s.
10. Which fictional character do you wish was real?
Elisabeth Bennet
11. What is your family Christmases like?
Very quiet, food oriented small gatherings.

My questions to the nominnees now.
1. What is your favourite travelling destination if you have  a free weekend?
2.What's your favourite colour combination?(two or three colours)
3. What's the latest good book you read?
4.What's the latest good film you saw?
5. Have you ever looked for sea glass?
6. Have you ever been to Greece?
7. What's your favourite thing to do on Christmas Eve?
8. What's your New Year's Resolution?
9. How long have you been blogging?
10. Do you like housework?
11. What do you do for a living?

And my nominnees are:
aouts-pins, dimitrART , peskycatdesigns, fishesmakewishes, feelepoint.

I hope you will take part but feel free to pass if you are too busy!

(Photos taken at  Odeon cinemas in the city centre of my city during the holidays!)


Kay said...

Congrats on your award. It is fun learning about others.

dimitrART said...

Thanks for the nomination Ariadne!!I will gladly take part! :)

eleanna said...

Hi Ariadne & thank you for the award, I have it already!
Now, about your 11 facts... I can totaly agree with you about n. 1! I get bored easily!!! For all the rest that I didn't know about you, it was very interesting!

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Mii Stitch said...

Congrats on your Award!! I had it before too. Have a lovely day xx

stapple.creations said...

Great answers! :)

FishesMakeWishes said...

I enjoyed reading your answers, I'm the exploring holiday type too :-)
I've had the award so I'll pass but thank you for the nomination :-)

Valma said...

thank you sweetie for the award =)
I added your name on the label on my blog =)
your pictures are beautiful, I'd love to visit Greece a day as I never went...I don't like heat and it seems to me it's too hot by your side =)
not for a weekend, a weekend I'd love to visit Florence =)
I'm a baby blogger, only 3 years in February but it's one of the best things I did, according to the beautiful friendships I made thanks to it (I really have to update more often =D)

prpltrtl946 said...

Oh my Goodness!!! Congratulations Ariadne!!! What a wonderful thing to come home to!! 8*)