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One Lovely Blog Award


Many, many thanks to Travel with Intent for the One Lovely Blog Award,  I’m happy and feeling honored being nominated for. I really appreciate it! (:

The rules of the award are:

  1. Thank the person who nominated you
  2. Add the ”One Lovely Blog Award” image to your post
  3. Share 7 things about you
  4. Pass the award on to seven nominees
  5. Inform your nominees by posting a comment on their blogs 

Seven things about me:

1.  I love my husband
2.   I love Korean and Japanese drama series
3.  I collect shoes & antique jewelry
4.  I photograph every time and everywhere
5.  I write poems when I’m feeling sad
6.  I am happiest when I can build castles in the air
7.  I love my new home country Singapore


Cee @ Cee’s Photography who is a very inspiring person and an awesome photographer

Ninano @ Jag gör världen vackrare  who shares beautiful photos from Göteborg and Stockholm. I love her motto: “Beautifying the world” (Jag gör världen vackrare)

Artandkitchen for her gorgeous food photography and all those ‘mjammi’ recipes

Dory @ Dory’s World for sharing her steps in a new life and stunning photos

Just Add Attitude for her fantastic and romantic blog

Annie @ Annie’s Place for sharing her love of nature, her photography and her life in Minnesota

Katy @ PragueByKaty who shares stunning photos from all over the world and how she sees the beautiful city of Prague and surroundings


WordPress Family Award



I’m speechless and happy and thrilled because it’s a great award I’ve been nominated for.
The WordPress Family Award is reserved for folks in Cyberspace who are  unceasingly kind, sympathetic, encouraging, and open to laughter – and who keep each other going by sharing, commenting, and making personal connections even though they may actually be virtual strangers.

Thank you so much SC Surf Butler! (:


Now for the Rules

  • Display the award logo on your blog.
  • Link back to the person who nominated you.
  • Nominate 10 others you see as having an impact on your WordPress experience and family.
  • Let your 10 Family members know you have awarded them.


Here are my  nominations for the WordPress family Award.


Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award


Thank you so much for this award, artandkitchen – I really appreciate it!

The rules for Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award are:

1.   Visit and thank the blogger who nominated you.
2.   Acknowledge that blogger on your blog and a link back.
3.   Answer 10 questions given.
4.   Nominate up to ? bloggers for Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award, provide a link to their blogs in your post, and notify them on their blogs.
5.   Copy and paste the award somewhere on your blog.

10 Questions:

  1. What is your favorite color?  Purple
  2. Your favorite animal?   Cats
  3. Your favorite non-alcoholic drinks? Fresh pressed fruit juice
  4. Facebook or Twitter?  None of them
  5. Your favorite pattern? Flowers
  6. Do you prefer getting or giving presents? Definitely giving although getting is fun as well
  7. Your favorite number? 1277
  8. Your favorite day of the week? Saturday
  9. Your favorite flower? Frangipani
  10. What is your passion? My husband, my job, my photography and my writing 

I am delighted to nominate the following  Bloggers for the Sisterhood of the World Bloggers Award!  Congratulations!



A Shade Of Pen 


Pirate’s Admiration Award


Thank you so much for nominating me, artandkitchen!
I’m really happy being part of the pirates now (:


The rules for Pirate’s Admiration Award are:

1.   Visit and thank the blogger who nominated you.
2.   Acknowledge that blogger on your blog and a link back.
3.   Put on somethin’ frilly, ‘n be tellin’ a blogger ye desire to admire that a Steamin’ Pirate admires ya, ‘n yer passin’ that admiration to him or her to be plundered, if ye so desire.
4.   Nominate up to  ?  bloggers for Pirate’s Admiration Award, provide a link to their blogs in your post, and notify them on their blogs.
5.   Copy and paste the award somewhere on your blog.

“Ahoy…Thar be thousands of pirates in history but if I were to be off to sea, I’d like these fine Women and Men thar wit’ me. Would be me honour to have ye on board”: lingeringvisions , Cee, SC Surf Butler

Liebster Award… and I can’t believe it yet!!!



It seems like a dream… but it is not! Definitely not! I don’t dream right now!
I’m speechless. Really speechless. SPEECHLESS! I never, never, never lose my speech but now… I can’t find words which describe best what I feel. I feel… everything and nothing. And I feel happy. And encouraged. And treasured. And… it’s unbelievable!!! The Liebster Award! A nomination!

THANK YOU SO MUCH, SHRUTI! You made my day!!! 

But as a nominee, I have something to do as well because this award has its own rules:

1) Post eleven facts about yourself
2) Answer the questions the tagger has set for you and create eleven questions for people you’ve nominated
3) Choose eleven people (with fewer than 200 followers) to give this award to and link them in your post
4) Go to their page and tell them
5) Remember, no tag backs


Let’s go!

1) collect old jewelry particularly brooches

2) photo tours with my husband

3) Deco-Queen

4) Candles

5) Christmas and other high days

6) Korean, Korean Food, Korean Dramas

7) Cocktails

8) Fantasyfilms

9) Role playing games

10) Arachnophobia

11) create own recipes


Here are the 11 questions I have to answer:

  1. Have you felt the brush of love?
    Yes, I did and I do and it’s amazing!
  2. Why did you start blogging?
    I started blogging because I centered my life in Singapore
  3. What did you first feel when you saw the nomination?
    I was speechless and my heart beat fast
  4. If you had to describe yourself in one word, what would it be?
  5. One advice you would give to me as a friend.
    Start every day off with a smile and get it over with. (W.C.Fields)
  6. What does this nomination mean to you?
    It’s an honor and an incentive
  7. Reading or writing- which suits you more?
    It suits me both
  8. What is the best and the worst pick up line that you have got?
    + I must be a snowflake, because I’ve fallen for you.
    – I’m not actually this tall. I’m sitting on my wallet.
  9. If you could choose your moment of death, how would you wish to bid goodbye?
    On a beach in the sunshine with my husband by my side
  10. Have you ever betrayed a friend?
    No, never
  11. Finally, if you had to choose between friend and love, which would you pick?
    I hope that I never have to but if I had to choose now I would pick love

And here are the 11 bloggers I’ve nominated

1) Swozy’s Blog

2) fairandsoftlygoesfar

3) Kiran’s Cooking Club

4) Tasveerz

5) OUT & ABOUT in the city

6) evis lens

7) thethirtyyearoldme

8) artandkitchen

9) Tammys Pratbubbla

10) Live.Love.Laugh

11) the ever-budding bear


Finally… the 11 questions for people I nominated

1) What is a sound you love?

2) Has any book or movie made an impact on you?

3) What is your earliest memory?

4) Where’s your “thinking” place?

5) Do you believe in an afterlife?

6) How would you like to be remembered?

7) If you could have any job in the world, what would it be?

8) What’s your least favorite word?

9) What does this nomination mean to you?

10) What do you like to do for fun?

11) What’s your favorite quote?


And now it’s time to CELEBRATE!!!! And thanks, thanks, thanks, thanks to Shruti for that gorgeous, wonderful, unexpected, thrilling nomination!


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