Thursday 23 May 2013


I have been nominated for the Liebster award by Louise from The Grumpasaurs Blog



 The rules are: 
You give 11 facts about yourself.
Answer 11 questions set by the nominator.
Nominate 5 of your favourite blogs. 
Set some questions and share the blogging love. 

11 facts about me:
1. I love to eat vegemite pasta (inspired by Nigella) ... I'm actually eating it right now :P
2. I dislike the term "lesbian mother"
3. I am a terrible procrastinator (I know, I know, it must come as a shock!)
4. I have low self esteem and it's really shitty and I hate it but I think all the 'fixes' and treatment are a bit wanky so I've avoided really doing anything about it.
5. I would love to be able to make a living from baking cupcakes.
6. Until we had Elijah I didn't sing out loud. ever.
7. I cry reading children's books.
8. I am forever grateful to the inventors of dry shampoo. LOVE that stuff!
9. I see ghosts/spirits/energies, whatever you call them (well, I've not seen much in the last few years, except for just before Elijah was born)
10. I didn't cook for Jo for ages after we got together and the first thing I cooked for her I threw out!
11. I've just eaten way too much vegemite pasta and I think I need a lie down hehe.

11 questions set for me;
1. What shoes did you wear today? Boring old work shoes.
2. Who is the first person you spoke to today? Jo, it's always Jo :)
3. What's your favourite film? Girl, Interrupted.
4. If you were stranded on a desert Island what 3 things would you take with you? Camera, writing materials and wine.
5. McDonalds or Burger King? Maccas! We don't have Burger King. Pretty sure Hungry Jacks is the Au version but its awful.
6. When was the last time you slept past 8am? Oh god! Months! Waaahhhh!
7. Where do you want to be and who with in ten years from now? I want to be living happily in our own home with My Jo and Elijah :)
8. Do you prefer sweet or savoury food? Savory.
9. Twitter or Facebook? Facebook for personal, Twitter for 2Aussiemammas.
10. Who was your first love?  I think that would be a girl named Elle in year 7 Hehe
11. What's your guilty secret? Bon Jovi!

11 questions set by me:
1. How is your life different than you thought it would be 10 years ago?
2. What's your dream dinner & dinner date?
3. Beer, wine or spirits?
4. What is your strangest quality?
5. What are the first three things you'd do if you won a million dollars?
6. What was your family like growing up?
7. What quality do you love most in a/your partner
8. What is your best physical trait?
9. What is your favourite book?
10. What's the most embarrassing album in your music collection?
11. If you had one whole day to do whatever you wanted, no responsibilities, what would you do?

My 5 nominations:
 {I'm not 100% certain that they have less than 200 followers,
but I think they're rad and want to let y'all know}



  1. I love your 11 facts about you! What is vegemite pasta? I've never heard of it! I love vegemite and love pasta so it can only be good!
    Thank's for the nomination!


    I adapted it from this recipe ^

    So good!