Versatile Blogger Award – the Nominees Part One

A few weeks back, I was given the Versatile Blogger award by which was very kind.
It was a strange time as far as awards and I were concerned. I hadn’t realised they existed, then suddenly I got two in the space of a few days and just about every post I read seemed to be someone thanking someone else for giving them a gong.

We all seemed to be permanently on the red carpet and there was a delicious vicarious thrill wondering if anyone was going to tip into Dickie Attenborough mode. If anyone did, I missed it.

The rules for the VB seem identical to those for the One Lovely Blog Award. This is what it says on the VBA page

If you are nominated, you’ve been awarded the Versatile Blogger award.

Thank the person who gave you this award. That’s common courtesy.
Include a link to their blog. That’s also common courtesy — if you can figure out how to do it.
Next, select 15 blogs/bloggers that you’ve recently discovered or follow regularly.
Nominate those 15 bloggers for the Versatile Blogger Award — you might include a link to this site.
Finally, tell the person who nominated you 7 things about yourself. Continue reading

One Lovely Blog Award – Pass It On

Here are my nominations. The rules say the blogs have to be ones I’ve only recently discovered, which helped a bit. But the trouble is I’ve recently discovered loads of blogs I have liked.
So this list is far from scientific or a definitive list of new blogs I enjoy, but it’ll have to do for a start… Continue reading