Thank you Michelle Logiudice at MyMommaBearLife for nominating us for our first award!
It is rewarding to know that with God’s help, we are able to bring encouragement and hope to other women! ❤️
We accept and are happy to answer the following questions posed by Michelle in response to this Blog Award.
About the Award: The Sunshine Blogger Award is given by Bloggers to other Bloggers who are creative, positive, and inspiring.
1. What is the toughest part of blogging for you?
Diane: “Worrying if my Post is boring!”
Nikole: “Feeling that I’m crafting something that others will be encouraged to read and connect to.”
Susan: “Thinking that I have to write like other women instead of my own unique self.”
Donna: “Keeping my word count down lol.”
2. What is the most enjoyable part?
Diane: “Obeying the Lord because He has told me to. That alone makes me feel happy and fulfilled.”
Nikole: “Exercising my writing skills. My husband has been telling me to write a book for years so he’s very excited for me.”
Susan: “Knowing it might bring hope to even just one woman.”
Donna: “I love encouraging other women!”
3. Is there something that keeps you going through tough times?
Diane: “My relationship with Daddy and you girls. (Husband too!)”
Nikole: “The others who write on the blog. They are quick to offer support and encouragement.”
Susan: “God and the wonderful women He blessed me with for Blog partners. They have hearts of gold and truly love the Lord.”
Donna: “My Jesus, my family and my Girlfriends!”
4. What is your favorite quote?
Diane: “God gave us two ears and one mouth. Use them according to that ratio.”
Nikole: “Pressure is a privilege. Champions adjust. Dream big and go for it. Billy Jean King.”
Susan: “None at the moment.”
Donna: “Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.” Eleanor Roosevelt
5. What’s the weirdest thing you’ve ever eaten?
Diane: “Fried Wood Roaches on a Survival trip.”
Nikole: “Durian fruit. It is native to Asia and people say it tastes like a “dirty diaper”. It also smells bad.”
Susan: “I haven’t eaten anything weird unless liver qualifies. “
Donna: “I am still freaking out over Diane’s response lol …”
6. Besides Blogging, what else do you enjoy?
Diane: “Running, doing my Bible study and home projects!”
Nikole: “Reading, movies, eating out, planning trips.”
Susan: “Reading, journaling, photography, organizing, my grandchildren.”
Donna: “Spending time with Hubby. Lunch dates with Girlfriends. Reading. Painting. Crafting. Scrapbooking.”
7. Would you rather fly or sail somewhere?
Diane: “Fly! I’m married to the best Pilot ever!!”
Nikole: “Fly. I get sea sick.”
Susan: “Fly. Its quicker!”
Donna: “Fly. But I do love going on cruises.”
8. Who do you admire most and why?
Diane: “Billy Graham. His obedience to Daddy never led him astray!”
Nikole: “Lysa TerKeurst. She is an authentic writer and relatable woman who encourages me to always strive to live life more fully.”
Susan: “Lysa TerKeurst, because her love for the Lord and other women is genuine and she’s an awesome writer”
Donna: “My hubby. He is kind, generous, funny, a hard worker, servant hearted, and real. There is too much ‘inauthentic’ in this world.”
9. Are you an Apple or Android person?
Susan: “Can I be both?”
10. What inspires you?
Diane: “Giving and loving unconditionally.”
Nikole: “People showing compassion and justice.”
Susan: “Nature, kind hearted people and those who genuinely love the Lord.”
11. Is this your first Blogging Award?
Yes. Thank you Michelle! ❤️
We are honored to be able to pass on the love by nominating these awesome Bloggers for the Sunshine Blogger Award.
If Annie and Susannah accept, all they have to do is answer the following questions posed from us and nominate a few more Bloggers who they think are worthy of this award.
Here are our questions for our nominees:
- When and why did you start blogging?
- What is the story behind your blog niche?
- What is the toughest part of blogging for you?
- What is the most enjoyable part?
- Do you keep a journal?
- What is your favorite Scripture?
- Are you a city girl or country girl?
- If you could invent a holiday, what would it be?
- Are you a morning or night person?
- What are 5 things you would bury in a time capsule?
- Is this your first blogging award?