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Two posts in one day! I know how you're feeling!! But this was too good to not have a post of its own! My dearest friend Belinda Keller has awarded me with a Stylish Blogger Award!!! How cool!!! I never knew how one earned such an award, but I never thought I would earn one! YAY!!!! So excited!!

When you recieve this award you are to pay it forward and follow these rules:
1) thank the person who gave this award to me and link it back to their blog (THANKS!!!)

2) share 8 things about myself

3) pass this award to 8 other individuals that I have recently discovered

4) leave a comment so that they can pass along the recognition!

So lets see 8 things about me........
1) I have lived in England for the last 5 years. We move to Fairbanks AK this summer.

2) I am a USAF Veteran, separated after 6 years of service to focus on my family.

3) I was born in New Orleans and raised in Wisconsin.

4) My husband and I met in England at work, but are both from WI about 1 1/2 hours away from each other.  I even went to his school for a Key Club Rally and Band competitions!

5) I've roller skated since I was around 6 or 7. I now play Roller Derby in Cambridge! My right ring finger is shorter because of an incident with my skates!

6) I joined Stampin Up! in 2010 while here in the UK as a hobby demo. I'd really like to start a club in AK.

7) We have a Lab-Rottweiler, Rocky, and he is really something else! (and need that decoder from Cloudy with a chance of Meatballs so I know what he's thinking)

8) I am a student at Oregon State University. I tried really hard to get into this school, since they are the only school that offers a completely online BS in Agriculture. I also learned that I hate taking classes online. I'll be transferring to University of Alaska-Fairbanks as soon as I get there and will major in Natural Resources.

Eight Fabulous Blogs (in no particular order) that I am passing this award on to:

Angela Timms

Debbi Rippentrop

Allison Orhan

Renee Ondrajka

Heather Summers

Ribbon and Julz

Jesse Arellano

Thanks so much!! I'll wear my new badge with honor!!!!
Have a scrap-tastic day!!!


  1. congrats! You do have a great blog!

  2. Thanks so much Jayme! It means a lot to me!!
    And good to read a little aboutcha:)

    Have a good one-toodles! -Angela Timms

  3. Thanks so much. It means a lot to get this award...You made my week. I'm now following you.

  4. Congrats on the award! I am now following you from SC. I also have a Challenge blog with some of my SU friends, that you might like. the challenge starts every friday

    Thanks and Hugs
    Shirley #312


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