Wednesday, 9 October 2013

Sunshine Award: Spreading a Ray of Love

I am grateful for Ms. Toni of Wifely Steps, who considered my blog a a good read and with relevance. It is inspiring to know that my blog has touched readers in my own little way. Because of fellow bloggers, I've reached what I have now. I owe it to them. Thank you Ms. Toni for passing the Sunshine Award to me. Because you are one of the reasons why I've come this far, I'm sharing it too to some notable and inspiring blogs worth reading. Now on to the rules:

For the Sunshine Award, the blogger must:

  • Acknowledge the nominating blogger.
  • Share random facts about self.
  • Answer 11 questions the nominating blogger has created for you.
  • List 11 bloggers to recommend. They should be bloggers you believe deserve some recognition and a little blogging love!
  • Post 11 questions for the bloggers you nominate, answer & let all the bloggers know they've been nominated. you cannot nominate the blogger that nominated you.

11 things you may want to know about me:

1) I am afraid of cockroach and snakes.
2) I am afraid of heights.
3) I love desserts, anything sweet.
4) I am a coffee addict.
5) I want to be an interior and furniture designer as a profession.
6) I love crafts and DIY.
7) I love shopping for shoes over bags and clothes.
8) I have stacks of newspaper clippings about fashion and interior design, food recipes since my high school days and it's kept in boxes. I get rid of it just recently. I love to keep things I love even if I don't use it as often. I just love to have it around. It's hard for me to let go easily.
9) I'm quite a good dancer. I love to dance.
10) I love to sing. But not good enough.
11) I wish to bake. I love to bake.

On to Ms. Toni's 11 questions:

1. What advice would you give your 17-year-old self? Enjoy and explore your youth.
2. What color makes you look extra beautiful? I think pastel colors. Makes me feel young and fresh.
3. If you could cook only ONE dish perfectly all the time, what dish would it be and why? Nothing. I wish I have.
4. Do you think you’ll consider cosmetic surgery in the future? Why/why not? Big NO. I'm afraid of its possible side effects. I'm at ease of what I have. I come to accept that no body is perfect.
5. Have you ever been so involved with a TV show that you cried when the season/run ended? YES.
6. Who’s a fictional character you’d like to be best friends with? Dora the Explorer. I want to travel to different places.
7. What’s the first thing you do upon waking up? Look at my kids who just sleeps beside me.
8. How superstitious are you? Average.
9. What else would you like to achieve with your blog? A more dainty layout. I know I'm on the right track.
10. When faced with stress, which do you go for: Fight or Flight? Flight.
11. What song calms you down? Anima Christi (Lord I offer my life to you, everything I've been through...)

11 blogs that are worth reading:

11) Davao Mommy

11 questions for my nominated bloggers:

1) What's your beauty regimen? What particular brand of beauty products you are currently using?
2) In what way do you reward yourself?
3) What song best describes yourself?
4) What's your favorite place (specific) and why?
5) What's your top 3 favorite food?
6) What 5 things you can't live without?
7) What's your top 3 favorite blog? Share their link too.
8) What's on your shopping/wish list? Name 3.
9) Given that your partner allows you to spend a day (24 hours) with a particular famous guy, who would that be and why?
10) Who is your biggest inspiration in life aside from God and your family?
11) What is your prayer to God at this moment?

There you go. I hope you find this getting-to-know sort of activity worth sharing and inspiring too! Let's share a ray of sunshine to everyone!


  1. thanks cheek for tagging me..I will try to do this soon

  2. Thank you so much for the award, Donna! It’s my first time to be nominated hehe so that makes it extra special ö I will go over your ‘challenging’ questions soon =)

    1. You're welcome Ms. Leah! Because I'm inspired by you...

    2. Your'e welcome Ms. Leah! It's because your blog inspires me.

  3. Thank you for nominating me, Donna! I'll try to do this next week. Thank you again! :D

    1. I'll wait for that Ms. Maan! You're welcome and thanks too for the inspiration you've given me...

  4. I am scared of ipis, snakes and heights too! I used to be addicted to coffee. Now no more!

    1. How'd you do it Ms. Toni? with the coffee thing no more?

  5. Hi Donna! Here's the link to my post

    Thank you :)

  6. Hi Donna!

    Thank you so much for nominating us : ) My daughter and I are so happy that you included our blog in your list. Sending you lots of love!

    Cyn & Bianca

    1. You are welcome! For me you deserve the award because you inspire me to have the same kind of bond you have with your daughter. You have a groovy tandem and I love it! More power to you both!


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