I want to thank

Cee at Cee’s Photography

for nominating me for


And also the


If it had not been for her blog I would never had an idea on what to blog about.

You really inspire me everyday when I see your blog and your challenge topics.

The Rules

  1. Provide a link to and thank the blogger who nominated you for this award.
  2. Answer ten questions.
  3. Nominate 10-12 blogs that you find a joy to read.
  4. Provide links to these nominated blogs and kindly let the recipients know they have been nominated.
  5. Include the award logo within your blog post.


1. Your favorite color  : Red, bright colors

2. Your favorite animal  : All animals, my favorite ! DOGS

3. Your favorite non-alcoholic drink : Coca Cola

4. Facebook or Twitter  : Facebook

5. Your favorite pattern  : Flowing like water

6. Do you prefer getting or giving presents? Both

7. Your favorite number : 13

8. Your favorite day of the week : Wednesdays – companion day!

9. Your favorite flower : Orchids

10. What is your passion? Taking macro photos!

I nominate the following blogs. They are all wonderful places to visit and enjoy. I also nominate these blogs for the Most Influental Blogger award too

I am also going to nominate the above blogs for the next award too.


Woolly at

nominated me for this award.

Thank you very much you inspire me also to keep on blogging.

The Rules for the Most Influential Blogger Award are: 1. Display the Award on your Blog. 2. Announce your win with a post and thank the Blogger who awarded you. 3. Present 10 deserving Bloggers with the Award. 4. Link your awardees in the post and let them know of their being awarded with a comment. 5. Answer each of the 11 questions that your awarder asked, and then write 11 for your awardees (or use the same ones up to you!)

1) What makes you happiest?

To know that my son is not far away from me.

2) Do you love the Oceans or Mountains more? 

Oceans. I always wanted to be near the sea.

3) What has been a special moment in 2013?  

My sister paying for my photographic course.

4) What’s your favourite quote.

Die appel val nie ver van die boom nie

5) Do you like yourself?


6) Do you stay up till midnight on New Year?


7) Something you wish could be done ASAP? 

Earn money(get work)

8)What was your favourite class when still at school?

Home economics

9) What musical instrument have you tried to play?


10) Anything you had wished to have learned earlier?

Animal behaviour

11) Do you like to do Crafts, Drawing or Painting?

This is my best question.

I love crafts, drawing and painting

If anyone feels to make use of this award , feel free to do so. Each blog and blogger is special in his or her own way.


Awards: Mrs Sparkly”s ten Commandments award.

I am way behind with my awards. I’ve been busy doing all kinds of things. Today I decided it is going to be now or never.

The first award I was nominated for  is “Mrs Sparkly’s ten Commandments Award”. Cathy G nominated me and I want to say thank you Cathy for nominating me. You have a wonderful way of telling about her family. I recommend that everybody should visit her blog at

Mrs Sparklys Ten Commandment Award

Cathy  nominated me for this award in August.

So the rules of the award are you must answer the following 10 questions, nominate some bloggers that you think deserve the award, and be sure to notify the nominees!  So here we go!

1. Describe yourself in seven words – hard working, animal lover, soft spoken, quiet,

2. What keeps you up at night?- Worries about by family and how they are

3. Whom do you aspire to be like? – my loving mother

4.  What scares you? – to be bitten or kicked by a horse

5. What are the best and worst things about blogging? – The best – I can create my post as I want it, I don’t have to listen to anyone criticizing or telling me what to do. Worst thing is that it sometimes feels like a waste of time because there are some many good blogs to read and I want to read them all.

6. What was the last website you looked at? – Madelaine  at

7. If you could change one thing about yourself what would it be? – Think more positive about myself

8. Slankets yes or no? NO

9. What are you wearing now?  Denim jeans (Penny Coelen) striped red ,black and white t-shirt ,(and always my glasses)

10. Tell us something about the person who nominated you. Cathy does the most beautiful crochet work. She also writes the most wonderful things about her family and also uses old photos to explain her relationship to the people in the old photos.

I am going to nominate the following