Saturday, June 30, 2012

Versatile Blogger Award...Woo hoo!

Thanks to Colleen at Totally Terrific in Texas! She gave me the "Versatile Blogger" award.

Here are the rules for this award:

1.  Thank the blogger who nominated you.
2.  Include a link to their site.
3.  Include the award image in your post.
4.  Give 7 random facts about yourself
5.  Nominate 15 other bloggers for the award.
6.  When nominating, include a link to their site.
7.  Let other bloggers know they've been nominated.

So 7 random facts...
1. I have a Shih Tzu named Lola who is the best (most spoiled) dog ever!
2. I live in Texas but have a ton of family in Alabama.
3. I'm a huge Longhorn fan. I went to UT and miss Austin terribly!
4. I'm going to have a baby boy in September, we are naming him Jackson.
5. "Jackson" is the name of the school where I met my husband.
6. I don't like bugs but I can't let anyone kill them. I beg my husband to just carefully take moths or flies outside...haha! He is patient with me.
7. I am slightly obsessed with all things teaching!

Here are my 15 nominations:
1. Courtney at Swimming into Second
Swimming into Second
2. Ginger at Ginger Snaps
Ginger Snaps
 The First Grade Diaries Etsy Shop
4. Lacie at Polka Dots and Pencils
Polka Dots and Pencils

5. Heather at Heather's Heart
Heather's heart

6. Kelley at Buggy for Second Grade
Buggy for 2nd Grade

7. Mrs. Saoud at Primary Graffiti
Primary Graffiti

8. Mrs. Larremore at Chalk Talk
Chalk Talk

9. Cynthia at Second Grade Pad
Welcome to 2nd Grade Pad

10. Marie at The Hands On Teacher
The Hands-On Teacher In First!


  1. Thank you so much for the award. I am honored. =)

    I love how you chose the name for your little boy...that is so sweet.

    I hope you are having a fun and relaxing summer.


    Heather's Heart

  2. Thanks, Dixie! You're too sweet! Enjoy your weekend! :)


  3. Hi Dixie!! Thank you so much for the award. :)

    I was actually just given the award a few days ago, so I'm not going to answer the questions again...BUT, I loved reading about you! And, I'm glad I found your blog! I'm your newest follower.

    The Hands-On Teacher in First!

  4. Thanks for the award! You are too sweet!

  5. Thank you Dixie! I love your blog title. Too cute! I hope you are spending your summer getting ready for your new baby! Congrats!

    Swimming into Second

  6. Congrats on the little one. Such a cute name and I love how you chose it. :) Super special :)

    My (Not So) Elementary Life

  7. HI Dixie! I just found your blog. COngrats on starting one this summer. I am in TX too and I am your newest follower.

    Sprinkles to Kindergarten