06 January 2013

More Liebster Award Nominations!!

I'm a bit behind on posting the recent Liebster Award nominations, so since I was nominated today, I figured I better get on the ball and post these :P

For those who don't know, people bloggers who have less than 200 followers can get nominated for the Liebster Award.  It's supposed to help those bloggers get more exposure. There are a few rules, though! You have to post 11 facts about yourself, answer 11 questions the person who nominated you asked, nominate 11 blogs with less than 200 followers, post 11 questions for them, and no tag backs!! :)



11 Facts About Me


1. I look younger than I really am! Is that good or bad? I still get carded!
2. I have 2 kids, 6 and 2 :)
3. I'm a state-licensed pharmacy technician and once I finish my CEs, I'll be nationally certified again and can start using CPhT after my name! :P
4. I love to read. Favorite books are the Twilight Saga, Harry Potter, and 50 Shades of Grey Trilogy <3
5. I didn't get my driver's license until I was 18 and failed the driving test the first time I took it :P
6. I was in the US Army for less than 6 months.
7. I lived in Canada for 2 years.
8. I found my best friend from when I was 8 years old on FB a few months ago :D
9. I have online friends I've never met and have "known" for almost 10 years! :D
10. Whenever I watch any of the Twilight movies, I have a cheesy grin on my face the entire time :P
11. For some reason, I can't keep my bedroom clean :\


Questions I was asked!

From Kelly @ Kell's DIY Nails!

1. What was the very first polish you posted on your blog?
Easy question! The first polish I first posted on my blog was Orly Oui <3
2. What inspired you to start a blog?
My mom is as obsessed with nail polish as I am and I was always showing her pictures of my nails, so I figured what better way to share than to blog about it!
3. What is your favorite polish?
I think that would have to be Orly Miss Conduct <3 I'm pretty sure it's my first holo-anything and will forever hold a special place in my heard <3
4. What is your favorite type of Nail Art?
Water marbling! After my first attempt, I fell in love with it <3 I can't wait to do another! And I can't wait to try other nail art techniques out :D
5. What is one thing you would like to improve on?
Blogging more and taking better pictures :)
6. Do you have any tattoos?
Nope!
7. What is the most 'Extreme' thing you have ever done?
Enlisting in the US Army :|
8. Are you a good dancer?
I have two left feet! I've never really figured out how to dance :P
9. What is your favorite beauty product and why?
Right now, it's Revlon PhotoReady Color Correcting Primer. It's the first primer I've used, and it's amazing what primer does for face makeup!
10. Do you prefer to go out or stay in?
I prefer staying in. I've been a homebody for the longest time :)
11. What is your favorite thing about yourself?
Physically, I love my eyes :) Other than that, my memory is pretty awesome :)



1. If you were a color what color would you be?
Black.. it's just a classic, elegant color, and goes with everything!
2. Who would play you in the movie about your life?
Uhhh.. I have no idea!
3. What would you title your memoirs?
The Life and Chronicles of Patricia...
4. Hey baby, what's your sign?
Leo, and just as stubborn!
5. How do you like your eggs cooked?
Over-easy!
6. Describe yourself in 3 words.
Messy, Stubborn, Short
7. Name 3 traits you look for in a significant other.
Tall, Sincere, Sexy
8. Which Spice Girl represented you best?
Baby Spice
9. It's your last supper. What are you eating?
Potato and Bacon soup
10. If you had to be on a reality tv show, which one would you pick?
I can't stand reality shows :|
11. What's your current favourite song?
Tinie Tempah featuring Eric Turner - Written in the Stars


From Janet @ Janet Planet Nails

1. What is your favorite color polish?
Hmmm.. I don't know!!
2. What is your favorite Holiday Polish Collection?
Zoya Ornate Collection <3
3. What polish brand do you own the most of ?
Sinful Colors and China Glaze.. think they're tied :P
4. What was your first indie?
OMG, I have no idea!!
5. To glitter or not to glitter ?( Are you a glitter fan) 
To glitter!! Love glitter bombs, hate taking it off!
6. If you had to choose one polish as your most favorite, which one would it be ?
Orly Miss Conduct <3
7. If you could create your own polish what would you use in it colors, glitters ?
Light pink jelly with tiny holo glitter and different sized white glitters <3
8. What is your least favorite/never use again brand?
I don't think I have one!
9. Do match you mani to your pedi ?
Nope.. my toes have been naked for about a year :P
10. What are you currently wearing on your nails?
My nails are naked!! I'm currently following Simple Nail Art Tip's Pure™ Nail and Cuticle Oil regimen :)
11. Did you make sure to come follow my blog? 
I've been a follower for awhile! :D



1. What is your biggest Pet peeve?
People who don't use their turn signal.. it's not there for decoration! It has a purpose!
2. What qualities (other than color) do you most look for in a polish?
Wear time, finish
3. What qualities (other than color) will make you dislike a polish?
Company practices, ie stealing bloggers' photos
4. Are you a coffee person or a tea person?
Both, although I haven't had tea in quite some time.
5. Morning person or night person?
Night person.. I go to bed very late and hate getting up in the morning
6. Favorite quality in yourself?
I have really good memory :)
7. Least favorite quality in yourself?
I'm a bit lazy, I can't keep my room or car clean :\
8. What do you like to read?
Twilight, Harry Potter, and 50 Shades of Grey are my favorite. I tend to read a lot of thrillers :)
9. If someone made a movie about your life who would you have play you?
I have no idea! Still!!
10. What kind of nail art do you like to do (stamping, freehand, decals, beads, etc)?
Water marbling, striping tape. My stamping skills are sub par and I really want to work on that.
11. How many languages do you speak?
Just English :)



1. What is your guilty pleasure?
Nail polish, of course! My second is eye shadow and mascara. Which reminds me, I left mascara in the car! :\
2. What is one thing you cannot live without? 
Coffee!! I don't think I could function without it :P
3. What is your favorite TV Show? 
More than one?? NCIS, Criminal Minds, Rizzoli & Isles
4. If you could do anything, what would be your dream job? Why? 
Hmmm.. there are quite a few things I'd want to do.. own my own restaurant, make my own nail polish..
5. What is your favorite beverage? 
Coffee
6. What is one thing you want to do before you die? 
Travel the world
7. What is the best concert you've been to? 
I've only been to one and that was so long ago, I can't remember who played!
8. What are some goals you have for 2013? 
Finish my CEs for my national certification, stop being messy.. nail polish wise, start blogging more, work on my photography skills, delve into the world of creating nail polish..
9. What’s your dream vacation? 
Going to Europe!
10. Are you cooking dinner at home or going out for dinner? (On a regular basis) 
Cooking at home. Fast food upsets my stomach and it's so expensive!
11. Would you rather… have your personality change every day or have your looks change every day?
Personality.. LOL. I like my looks just fine!



1. How many siblings do you have?
I have a brother, 28, and a sister, 22.
2. Do you prefer mani or pedi, and do you do your own pedis or let someone else do it for you?
I prefer to do my own nails. I had my nails done for Senior Prom and the nail tech filed my nails so thinly, it took awhile for them to recover from the trauma. I've never had a pedi because I can't stand having my feet touched.
3. How many bottles of nail polish do you have?
Over 200! I haven't counted in awhile and keep adding to the stash :\
4. Do you prefer long or short nails, and what shape?
I prefer in between, I don't like them short, but I can't have them too long since I input prescriptions all day and puts a lot of stress on my nails.
5. What polish brand do you own the most of?
Sinful Colors and China Glaze
6. Would you prefer a rack/shelf or drawers for polish storage?
I think I'd rather have a Helmer. I'm afraid if I got a rack, it would come off the wall :\ Or get knocked off from a certain 2 year old trying to get to it.
7. Do you use striping tape, and what do you think of it?
I got my first set of striping tape last month and love it!!
8. Do you own dotting tools, or do you make your own?
I bought a set of dotting tools several months ago :)
9. Do you do manis for random world days that no one else knows about?
Sometimes! Usually by the time I find out about them, I've already painted my nails!
10. Do you have a significant other, and what do they think of your polish addiction?
I've been married for 7 years and he doesn't say anything anymore :P
11. What made you decide to start blogging?
I wanted to share my manis with my mom and decided I would start blogging about them!


My 11 Questions!

1. How did you get into nail polish?
2. What's your favorite finish?
3. What's your favorite collection?
4. Do you have any pets?
5. How do you store your polish?
6. What's your favorite food?
7. How do you drink your coffee?
8. Laptop or desktop?
9. What kind of camera do you use?
10. Do you play video games?
11. What's your favorite song?

And My Nominees Are...

To Be Announced.. I need to find some blogs with less than 200 Followers!!

1 comment :

  1. Hi! I'm not looking for new followers or anything. I found you because you did a review for WoW on Influenster (I always want to write Influenza.. whoops).. wanted to check out your blog, I'm sad that you only post about nails, I'm not really a nail person. But just reading your little about me, you seem like an interesting person.

    Just wanted to leave you a comment, since I stopped by :)

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