Tag Archives: thank you

Some Awards

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I received some awards some time ago and I have to admit,

I hadn’t shared them with you.

However, I am very grateful to receive them

and very happy that other bloggers think of me.

I received the Mystery blogger award in June from Binky .

 

29th June 2017

 

and I got he Versatile Blogger Award in March from Gill of  talking thailand

4th, 9th,12th January, 5th March, 15th October, 8th December 2013, 24th March 2017

 

Jess from daringtojess has nominated me for the Blogger Recognition Award.

3rd April 2017

 

I do not remember the rules but here are 5 things you didn’t know about me:

 

  1. I still let my inner child out, even though I am a ” mature” adult.

  2. I would love to have a go at playing the double bass.

  3. I sent my mum a 60th Birthday card on her 59th birthday…. oops

  4. I love playing board games and I don’t mind loosing.

  5. I need many hugs daily!

Thank you so much Binky, Gill and Jess for those awards,

I will display them very happily on my Award page.

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Weekly Inspiration No 19 – Thank you body

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Thank your body.

Think of how much your body does every day – every moment.

Feel the gratitude for your body

 Give love to the body parts which are tense or don’t feel so well

 

Dear body,

I love the way you make my smile,

I love the way you move my arms so I can hug people,

I love the way you make me happy when my feet dance,

I love the way you keep my muscles to carry the shopping,

I love how my fingers move over the keyboard to write this,

I love how every breath comes automatically,

I love how my eyes can see the beauty in this world,

I love how you restore me while I am sleeping.

Dear body

I love you and I thank you.

I will take care of you and be gentle with you.

 

 

Much love

from me!

❤ ❤ ❤

 

Award Time

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Kelly from Kelleysdiy nominated me for one lovely blog award.

Kelly thank you so much.

I have received that award before and will add your nomination to it.

 

 

so now for

The Rules for this award are as follows:

  1.  Thank the person who nominated you and leave a link to their blog

  2.  Post about the award. Share 7 facts about yourself

  3.  Nominate, AT MOST, 15 people

  4. Tell your nominees the good news!

And another award just came in:

The lovely Gill from  talkingthailand awarded me the Versatile Blogger Award.

4th, 9th,12th January and 5th March, 15th October, 8th December 2013, 24th March 2017

 

Thank you so much for giving me this award and I will add it to my list.

I would like to give the award to all the lovely people who are reading this.

Here are my 7 facts nobody knows about me… for both awards:

  1. I love bookshops and could stay there all day!
  2. I used to do lots of swimming competitions as a teenager. I never came first, but quite often second……  phew
  3. I did a Rock and Roll course when I was 17.
  4. I have met George Clooney ( in Madam Tussauds and in my dreams) 🙂
  5. When I was working in hotels I ordered once potatoes from a car tyre place… in error of course.
  6. I remember life without TV as a child. ( we got our first one when I was about 10, I think)
  7. I love meadows with wild flowers.

 

 

Weekly Inspiration No 11 – Give Joy

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There are many things in our lives which can give us joy,

and they don’t even cost anything.

Some are:

flowers in the garden

hugs

smiles

birds singing

kind words

compliments

and many more ….

The Greatest Joy is

Giving Joy to Others.

 

 

Thank you for the joy you give me

by visiting, reading or even commenting on my blog.

A heartfelt THANK YOU to you all.

 

Much love

from me!

❤ ❤ ❤

 

4 years – thank you

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Today 4 years ago I posted my first blog post.

 

good moring

 

464 posts later I am still here and

what is more important you are still here with me.

At the beginning I put a post out and watched the stats like crazy,

happy to see every new hit and new follower.

Now I hardly look at stats

and I am happy to have my blog family around me,

all of you ,

who bring me enjoyment and happiness

through my blog and in my life.

 

thank you

 

A huge thank you to all, my followers,

readers and those who comment.

I have learnt a lot in those years

and made great friendships across the world.

You make this blog work and count.

I am very thankful to all and everyone!

Love you all!

 

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4 years

My first post is here .

Hello February – Gratitude focus

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February is here and it has an additional day this year!

All days full of surprises and miracles.

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Lets make February a month where we focus on Gratitude.

 

How often do you say thank you and really mean it?

What are you most grateful for?

Consider the things in your life you frequently take for granted

like health and love and friendship.

Choose to appreciate them,

feeling thankful does feel good.

Choose appreciation instead of expectation.

Have a gratitude journal which cultivates an attitude of gratitude.

 

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Gratitude is absolutely the way to bring more into your life!

 

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Thank you for being here my friends

you all mean a lot to me!

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Another Award – Thank you

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Matt from Matt and his cats has nominated me with the Dragon’s Loyalty Award.

Thank you so much Matt for thinking of me and I am happy to receive it and pass it on.

21st March 2013, 8th December 2013 and 30 October 2015

21st March 2013, 8th December 2013 and 30 October 2015

RULES:

1. Display the award on your blog
2. Announce your win with a post and link the blogger who awarded you
3. Present 6 deserving bloggers with the award
4. Link your awardees in the post and let them know of their being awarded
5. Write seven interesting things about you.

Here 7 facts about me:

  1. Today is my cat’s “Thomas” birthday, he is a Halloween baby. I don’t celebrate Halloween but I got a party hat for Thomas.oct15 (12)

  2. I love Autumn; here are the beautiful colours of the forests on the hills in Germany.herbst

  3. I am looking forward to Christmas, the time before is so lovely with dark nights, candles, hot chocolate and snuggling into a warm cardigan.

  4. I have just bought wool to knit a Icelandic style cardigan. Hopefully it will be finished for Christmas.

  5. I love doing jigsaws, it relaxes me. Thomas my cat does try and help too…well sort of….bless him.DSC_0150

  6. Specially now that it gets colder outside, I am a fan of open tea, my favourite at the moment is Lemongrass and Vanilla sweetened with honey!

  7. Cardigans are my favourite…. I do love knit ware and I am known for my cardigans. I never go anywhere without one.

Here are my nominees: If you don’t do awards please see it as appreciation, as I do love your blogs.

Me and the boss

Sewingfeet

Soulgatherings

Lovely rita flowermaid

Knitting with heart

Simple pleasures

 

Enjoy the award and wishing you all a wonderful week!

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A lovely blog award

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Kally from Middle me has nominated me for the lovely blog award and I am very happy and honoured to receive this from Kally.  Please pop over to her blog,it is full of great advise and inspiration.

 

21st October 2015

21st October 2015

The Rules:

  1. You must thank the person who nominated you and include a link to their blog.

  2. You must list the rules and display the award.

  3. You must add 7 facts about yourself.

  4. You must nominate 15 other bloggers and comment on one of their posts to let them know they have been nominated.

 7 facts about myself:

  1. I love knitting and crocheting, I just started to crochet hearts, an additional touch for my upcoming Christmas presents.hearts

  2. I am a very sociable person and love people around me. That is why I loved so much working in Hotels at the front desk. A most interesting job.

  3. My dream is to open a mindful “let your senses taste” tea shop, where I serve  open tea with different aromas, and you sit and relax and enjoy sip by sip in a mindful , meditative way. An oasis in this busy world.tea

  4. I enjoy walking and try to keep fit. I measure it with my step counter/fitbit. Got 11,000 steps today! Yay

  5. Now for Christmas are performances coming up and I am so happy that I am taking part in Choir and dancing performances. ( My big Tap performance is in February with a Charleston). A picture in my dress coming up later….

  6. I am a cat person and love my Thomas on my lap , which he is right now. He is a very loving cat.cat (2)

  7. I am a morning person. I prefer to get up early and enjoy a calm start to the day with gratitude and reflection.x2 (34)

 And here is my favourite picture,

and with this I wish you a super happy , smiley day!

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Little change of rules here  just for this one, as all blogs I read really deserve this, they are all lovely!

So here 5 nominations, some new blogs I follow:

selflove

wanderings of clare

sourav

embracing life

a leaf in springtime