Monday, 6 October 2014

Liebster Award

Today I have been nominated for a Liebster Award by Emily from Nailsxo.

Here are the rules:
1. You must link back to the person who nominated you
2. Answer the 11 questions asked by that person
3. Tell us 11 random facts about yourself
4. Choose 11 bloggers to nominate for a Liebster Award
5. Post 11 questions for those nominated to answer

Here are the questions Emily asked:
1. What’s your favourite animal?
My little hamster, Simba! :)
2. What is your favourite nail polish brand?
This is constantly changing, at the moment probably Sinful Colors.
3. Is there anything you dislike about blogging?
The time it takes! Taking photo's, editing photo's, writing posts!
4. What do you do to make sure you have time for your blog in the busy lives we all lead?
Do lots of mani's over the weekend and try to pre-schedule posts.
5. Which is your favourite social network for posting your work & interacting with other bloggers?
Instagram... so quick and easy. @nailsmustbepainted
6. Do you have any other hobbies outside of your blog?
I'm a teacher so I don't have much time for hobbies! Occasionally running.
7. What’s your favourite food?
8. What manicure are you currently wearing?
Pink watermarble - excuse the bad quality picture from my phone!

9. Do you plan which manicures you want to do, or sit down and decide at the time?
I sometimes try to plan but usually change my mind when it comes to it, so I just do what I feel like!
10. Do you watch any T.V. series? If so, which is your favourite?
Educating the East End.
11. What’s your favourite film?
Not sure I could choose just one favourite! Frozen and Little Mermaid are both up there!

11 random facts about me...
1. I was born with teeth!
2. I am very short, 5 foot 1.
3. I love anything creative - painting, drawing, sewing, photography.
4. I have a degree in Educational Psychology.
5. I am a major Disney addict.
6. My car is bright yellow.
7. I like to be busy. I get bored so easily!
8. I come from Yorkshire.
9. But currently live in Southampton.
10. Floral is my style!
11. I taught at a school in Kenya earlier this year. There were 72 children in my class!!

Now I have to try to think of 11 people to nominate. I don't know many nailie people so I have tried to pick blogs/instagram accounts I love!
1. Nail Parade! 

My Questions...
1. What is your all time favourite polish?
2. Where do you get most of your inspiration?
3. What is your favourite indie polish?
4. What is your favourite pattern?
5. What is your favourite song?
6. What is the most interesting place you have travelled to?
7. If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go?
8. Which came first, the chicken or the egg?
9. What is your favourite Disney film?
10. Do you have any pets?
11. What colour do you wear on your nails most often?

Phew... longest post ever!! Hope you will all join in the fun. :)


  1. Thanks for the nomination! :) You can find my answers to all your questions on my blog:

  2. Great post I enjoyed reading your answers! I have a degree in Psychology too ! And it's great that you taught in Kenya, what an experience! :) xx

  3. Ooh, thank you! I might save this for the weekend.