Monday, 25 June 2012

An Award

I have very kindly been awarded a Sunshine Award by Julie of Dragonfly Gems who has a lovely little blog  go on check her out.  Here is the link:

Thank you Julie it was a lovely surprise.

As I understand it the Sunshine Award Rules are: 

To Thank the blogger who nominated you (Julie nominated me and I have thanked her above as well as dropping her a thank you directly to her blog.   

Now I must answer the following 10 questions about myself on the subject of my favourite things.
  1. My favourite animal: Love all animals but especially Cats and Dogs.
  2. Favourite number: 7
  3. My favourite non alcoholic drink: Elderflower cordial
  4. Facebook or Twitter: Facebook
  5. My Passions: Cooking (especially preserving) and Crafts (various)
  6. Receiving or giving presents: I love to give but its also nice to receive.
  7. Favourite pattern: No  one specific one but there are lots of lovely ones so lots of choice
  8. Favourite day of the week: Sunday - especially in winter if curled up by a nice log fire watching a good movie.
  9. Favourite flower/flowers: Love all the old fashioned flowers but especially Roses of any colour preferably scented.
  10.  Favourite country: United Kingdom (we have so much here I often wonder why people go abroad especially when they haven't seen everything here.
Nominate 5 or 10 blogs to receive the Sunshine Award and let them know they've been nominated.

My choices are as follows:

  1. Jennie (Bovey Belle) of
  2. Rose of Secondhand Rose:
  3. Rowan of Circle of the Year :
  4. Moontide of Going my own way:
  5. Kath at Hillside Cottage:
  6. Kay and Sime Just Humans Being:
  7. Anne at  Silver Sewer:
  8. Kadeeae at Sylvan Spirit:
  9. Trudy at Trudies cottage:
  10. Diane of The Cheshire Quilter: 



  1. Thankyou PP, I shall enjoy visiting those other blogs.
    The answers to your questions are as follows
    1) dogs and horses
    2) Never thought about it :-o
    3) Lemon and ginger tea
    4) neither
    5) my dogs, my family, my home , my friends
    6) Giving (receiving embarrasses me terribly).
    7) Paisley
    8) Friday, with the promise of the weekend
    9) foxgloves, delphiniums
    10) Same as you- United Kingdom!

  2. Thank you for the lovely comment about my blog.. and you are most welcome to the award, I love reading your blog.

    Julie xx

  3. Oh goodness Trishia, thank you SO much I feel honoured.
    I'm off to visit the other award winners now :o))
    Rose H

  4. Hi, and many thanks for putting me on your list.




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