Friday, April 27, 2018

Tag #3








I was tagged by Bri of Forget Not His Benefits to do this really hard Liebster Award tag so I will try.

Rules: Acknowledge the blog that gave it to you and display the award.
-Answer the 11 questions that the blogger gives you.
-Give 11 random facts about yourself. 
-Nominate 11 blogs. 
-Notify those blogs of their nomination. 
-Give them 11 questions to answer. 

Okay. 

1: Who is one person you look up to?
Andrew. He has officially grown taller then me.
Also Mommy.

2: What is the hardest part about blogging for you?
Finding things to blog about and putting it into words.

3: Can you "introduce" us to your family?
In order we are Lee (Daddy), Shelby (Mommy), Bri, Tori, Me (Bethi), Andrew, Abbi, Emmi, Peter, Josiah, Noah, and Baby Bear.
Daddy is the manager of Lifeway Christian Bookstore off Harbison. Mommy Home schools us all but Bri (who has graduated) and Noah (he just turned 2). She is currently expecting Baby Bear who is due on July 22nd. Bri (20) owns an Etsy Shop called Under The Tapestry and works with special needs children and adults. Tori (16) draws, plays piano, and makes us laugh. I (12) enjoy reading and working with felt and peg dolls. Andrew (11) likes Baseball, woodwork, and making the boys jump on him. Abbi (9) and Emmi (7) are full of rainbows and sparkles. They love Shopkins and Ponys. Peter (6) is the family cuddle bug. He loves snuggles and Teddy Bears. Josiah (4) is the leader of the pack. He loves to vacuum and be in charge. Noah (2) loves birds, veggietales, and fish. He is second in command of the pack.

4: What is one blog post you've written that you hope none of your readers miss?
"The Darkness Has Blinded His Eyes".

5: How old were you were you started blogging, and how did you pick your blog title?
I was 9 when I started blogging. I saw a blog called "Joyfully His" so I wanted to call mine "Thankfully His".
Mommy came up with a better one though.

6: What is one skill or talent you have that others might not know you have?
Who is "others"? I can make fairly good clay flowers but my family already knew that.

7:What is your favorite bible verse(s)?
I have no idea.

8: If what you say in answer to this question was the only thing that you left when you died, what is it you would say?
"Farewell my friends".

9: When you have free time, what is the first thing you want to do?
Read.

10: What is your favorite fictional story.
"The Lord of the Rings" series.

11: What is one of the quotes that inspires you?
"A drop of ink may make a million think"

Random facts: 1: I accidentally taught myself to make clay flowers one morning. I had been using a book for years and I couldn't figure it out.
2: My favorite subject in school is History.
3: My favorite color is either Spring or Fall. It depends on the season.
4:On December 27 2016 I started Christmas presents for Christmas 2017.
5: I invented a Spineless Spea Spudge. It is like a 3 legged Octopus with horns.
6: 4 things that I plan on doing in the future is owning a doll house collection, having a big flower garden, being a florist, and working at Starbucks.
7: The scariest movie that I have watched is a tie between "The Haunted House" Andy Griffith and "The Muppet Movie".
8: I decorate my part of the room in Pink, Purple, Animals, and Butterflies.
9: I burn the eggs every time I make them.
10: When writing a blog post, I click save 10 times every time that I leave.
11: I am currently reading "Caddie Woodlawn".


Questions: 1: How many blogs do you read?
2:Which is your favorite?
3: What is (or was) your favorite subject in school?
4: If you could choose any pet, what would it be?
5: If you ran a business, what would it be?
 6: What is your favorite flower?
7: What is your favorite color?
8: What book are you currently reading?
9: Which do you prefer, Sun or Rain?
10: What is your favorite type of tree?
11: What state do you prefer to live in?


I nominate:
Katie of Katie's Thoughts,
Miss April at Knitting With Arrows,
Mommy at For Where Your Treasure Is
and everyone else who reads my blog.

There. I am done!
Bye!

Friday, March 23, 2018

Liebster Award Tag

I was tagged by Tori at The Book Wyrm to do this challenge. I won't be able to tag 11 people because I only read like 3 blogs. 
Well...here goes.


Rules:

~Acknowledge the blog that gave it to you and display the award. 
~Answer the 11 questions that the blogger gives you.
~Give 11 random facts about yourself.
~Nominate 11 blogs.
~Notify those blogs of their nomination.
~Give them 11 questions to answer.



1.What is your favorite time period for fiction books to be set in?
Medieval times.

                      2.Fictional movies, or movies based off a real person?
That depends on the story. Usually fictional.

3.Favorite preacher/pastor?
Pastor Charles Swann of Covenant Baptist Church, (our church).

4.Least favorite movie character?
Probably the character in "The Muppet Movie" that trys to turn Kermit's brain into mush.

5.What do you think about Van Gogh's paintings?
I have no idea. I don't remember seeing any.

6.On a similar note, do you feel like Charles Dickens works are intriguing or dry?
Intriguing.

7.Favorite language?
Spanish? French? I don't know.

8.Are you able eat white meat or grapes without inspecting them thoroughly first?
If someone has gone through the grapes already then I can eat those without checking them first but I always get the bones that were left in the meat so I have to check that first.

9.Dream job?
Ever since I was 6 or 7 I have wanted to work at Starbucks with my Aunt. When she stopped working there I had already had that dream so long that I couldn't give it up completely so my dream job is working at Starbucks or being a florist.

10.Favorite name?
I don't have a favorite name, but, if I ever decided to write a book than I would probably name the main girl Esther. Or Cristen.

11.Thing you're best at?
Making peg dolls and things out of felt.

Facts About Me:
 1: I like to garden.
2: Someday I would like to have a little doll house collection.
3: I change my blog background to match the seasons.
4: I keep anywhere from 1 to 4 banana and/or apple stickers on my nightstand.
5: I can cut myself on anything and not notice that I am bleeding.
6: One time when I was younger than 5 (I don't remember when it was ) Aunt Amber, Daddy, Mommy, Bri, Tori, Me, Andrew, and maybe Abbi (she might not have been born yet) went on a walk and Aunt Tessa drove by and I am the only one that remembers it. 
7: I like calenders.
8:  My favorite month is October.
9: I am very bad at coming up with things, which is why the questions below are bad ones.
10: Tori used to read a book to me about some Chinese brothers, and I don't even remember what they did, but every time she read it to me I would dream that Willy  Wonka was trying to turn us into candy.
11: I have to have the fan on to go to sleep, even in winter.

Questions:
1: What is your favorite book?
2: What is your least favorite book?
3: What is your Favorite movie?
4: What is the scariest movie that you have watched?
5: What is your favorite month?
6: What does your dream house look like?
7:What does your dream garden look like?
8:What is your favorite Ice cream?
9: How do you decorate you room?
10: Do you like Tea, Coffee, or Hot Chocolate better?
11: What are 3 things that you plan to do in 10 years?




I nominate:
and Tori at The Book Wyrm, (got you back)
I can't think of anyone else.

Bye.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Christmas/Winter Tag

Hi I'm back. Hopefully I'll never be gone that long again. Now to get started.
My sister Tori tagged me so now I'm doing the Christmas/Winter tag started by Belise from Sparkle for Jesus.
The rules are:
Thank the person who tagged you, (Thank you Tori),
Answer all the questions,
And tag at least 3 people.

1.DO YOU CELEBRATE CHRISTMAS?
   Yes

2. DO YOU CELEBRATE ANY OTHER FESTIVE HOLIDAYS OTHER THAN CHRISTMAS OR IN ADDITION TO IT?
    We do St. Nicholas day on the 6th of December with stockings, (which we do than instead of on Christmas), Cinnamon rolls, Pizza, and either driving around and looking at other peoples Christmas lights or going to Lights Before Christmas at the Zoo.

3. WHEN IT COMES TO WEATHER, 70, 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, OR 10 DEGREES? 
    10 degrees, which is really sad because, Boston is warmer than it is here and they still got snow.

4. RAIN OR SNOW?
    SNOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!(ALSO IT STARTED SNOWING FOR ABOUT 20 MINUTES WHILE I WAS WRITING THIS)

5. ON THE PERFECT WINTER DAY, WOULD YOU GO SHOPPING OR STAY AT HOME?
     Depends on what book I am currently reading.

6.TRIP TO THE MALL OR WALK IN THE PARK?
    Depends on how cold it is.

7. FAVORITE CHRISTMAS MOVIE?(S)
     Muppet's Christmas Carol, Muppet Family Christmas, The Star That Saved Christmas, Christmas With A Capital C, and Mickey's Christmas Carol.

8. FAVORITE CHRISTMAS TRADITION?
    Lights Before Christmas or Candy making.

9. WOULD YOU RATHER SAY "HAPPY HOLIDAYS!" OR "MERRY CHRISTMAS!"?
"Merry Christmas!"

10.WHAT DOES YOUR CHRISTMAS MORNING LOOK LIKE?
        It looks like...
                   "Twas the day of Christmas
                     and all through the house
                    not a creature was stirring,
                    not even a Mouse."

11. FAVORITE CHRISTMAS SONG/CAROL?
    Carol of the Bells.

12.HOT COCOA, PEPPERMINT TEA, PEPPERMINT MOCHA, OR PEPPERMINT MILKSHAKE?
     Hot Cocoa with milk which is Hot Chocolate (I learned that from Tori)

I am going to tag Katie of Katies Thoughts,
 Mommy at For Where You Treasure Is,
and And Miss April at Knitting With Arrows.
Just remember, you don't have to do it if you don't want to.

There I did it! Now I need to find something else to blog about.
                                                                                                    Good Bye.