Fun blogger stuff, part 2

I love this gal–

But first onto business…

Thanks so much for this Very Inspiring Blog nomination, Lidi, at hotspicyandskinny. Lidi writes a blog with inventive, colorful, and yummy recipes, with a Mexican-American twist. Personally, I can’t wait to make her Basic Bean Soup with the beautiful Peruvian beans. I just have to find Peruvian beans where I live…eventually I know I will, maybe not until my next trip west. I am super-impressed with how Lidi posts Weight Watchers points and nutritional information for each recipe-I’m sure that is lots of extra work! She has lots of veggie recipes too. Thanks for the nomination, Lidi, and right back at ya!

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Here are the rules of this one.

  • Copy and paste the Award graphic in a post.
  • Thank the person who nominated you and link back to their blog.
  • Share 7 things about yourself.
  • Nominate 15 bloggers, and tell them by posting a comment on their blog.

So here are 7 things about me! I already shared some yesterday, so I will try to put a new twist on things…

  • I would like to become a better writer. I figured this out about two years ago by taking a “What do I want to do in life” type quiz in Oprah magazine, oddly enough.
  • I have run 6 marathons in 4 different cities.
  • This is my second round as a vegetarian. Not going back.
  • I’m not a big fan of onions, but I use a small amount in cooking.
  • I like sunflower butter better than peanut butter.
  • I am an extremely loyal friend. I lost contact with some friends because we were from pre-email/facebook days. As we’ve reconnected, we’ve picked back up right where we left off.
  • I believe forgiveness is the key to a good life.

Here are some blogs I am inspired by: (Sorry, I don’t have 15–haven’t been getting in enough “blog” time lately)!

Thanks Lidi and hope it’s a good weekend for all! If you are here in the States, it’s the season finale of Downton Abbey. Agh, it came way too quickly!!

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One thought on “Fun blogger stuff, part 2

  1. Thank you Julie for nominating me for the Very Inspiring Blogger Award…I am truly honoured! 🙂 I too will have difficulty with 15 bloggers…but I will do my best. 🙂 I enjoy your recipes with veggies as I try to encorporate more veggies into my lifestyle. Not sure I could go completely vegetarian…but I would not consider myself much of a meat eater. 🙂

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