Beautiful Blogger Award Rules:
1. Thank and link to the person who gave you the award;
2. Pass this award onto 15 bloggers you've recently discovered and think are fantastic;
3. Contact the blogs and let them know that they have won.
4. State 7 things about yourself.
Sunshine Award Rules:
1. Put the logo on your blog or within your post;
2. Pass the award onto 12 bloggers (I did 15 to match the 15 bloggers for the Beautiful Blogger Award);
3. Link the nominees within your post;
4. Let the nominees know they have won the award by commenting on their blog;
5. Share the love and link to the person from whom you received the award.
7 Things About Me:
1. I live in a quiet, country subdivision and like to live a simple life;
2. I am a shy, reclusive person but I love to meet people online;
3. I used to be a legal assistant before I had my second child. I used to commute 3 to 4 hours a day and formed part of the "rat race". I am a stay at home mom for the time being.
4. I love to bake cookies and cakes;
5. I like to read and research;
6. I love working in my flower garden in the summer although I don't know a lot about gardening.
7. I am petrified of flying and bears (they frequent our neighbourhood often in the summer).
I pass these awards to: Small Town Mommy, The Frugal Housewife, English Wilderness, Harriet and Friends, The Twitterer, At Home With Auntie E, Surviving My Tween Girls, Cupboard Creatures, Being Me, Elai's Heaven, Mariuca, Losing It and Getting Fit, The Junk Drawer, e-Pamilya, Redhead Ranting