Liebster Award

The Liebster Award

I must give a big thanks to Beauty-full Dreams for nominating me for the Liebster Award! She’s got a fantastic blog that focuses on reviewing Korean cosmetics. I’ve only recently been getting into those brands, so her blog is such a handy resource!

The Liebster Award Rules

  • Thank the nominator
  • Display award in post
  • Nominate 10 other bloggers
  • Answer the 10 questions

Beauty-full Dreams’s 10 Questions

1. What’s the color of your phone?
Black, but the case is pink & orange. I’m using an older phone, and I was lucky to find a cute Kate Spade case for it at Winners since nobody actually sells cases for it anymore (unless I got some random cheapo case online).

2. Blazing hot or ice cold? (can be weather, dishes, drinks or anything you can think of 😉 )
Ice cold, for the most part. I do like spicy food, though!

Moroccan mint iced lemonade
Moroccan mint iced lemonade. Image: chloeinthekitchen.com

3. The one accessory you couldn’t live without?
Handbags! All of them!

Linea Pelle Dylan Mini Speedy Bag in Yellow
Linea Pelle Dylan Mini Speedy Bag in Yellow. Image: lineapelle.com

4. What Summer fragance are you using now, if any?
A perfect summer scent of citrus and hazelnut chocolate:

Missoni perfume
Missoni (2006). Image: fragrantica.com

5. Black eyeliner or colorful eyeliner?
I don’t use black as often as I use brown/bronze, purple, and grey, though I suppose those aren’t exacly colorful.Urban Decay After Dark Travel 24/7 Glide-On Pencil Set: Corrupt, Voodoo, Zero

6. What’s the last movie you saw & liked?
I’ve really been watching more TV shows than anything else, but I did recently see Kingsman: The Secret Service, and enjoyed it immensely! From the trailers, I thought it was a dumb kid’s movie—it’s anything but. Yikes, don’t let your little kids see this one! I kept hearing from people that it was really good, and then when I found out it was directed by Matthew Vaughn (who’s directed some movies I’ve really liked: X-Men: First Class, Kick-Ass, Stardust, and Layer Cake), it was a no-brainer to finally watch it. Did not disappoint. Bonus: Colin Firth as an action hero?!

Kingsman, The Secret Service
I guess I hadn’t seen this promo pic when I thought Kingsman was a kiddie movie.

7. Is there anything you’d like to achieve this Summer?
I know I keep saying this, but I need to get my nail polish organizer up and running! It’s been a busy summer with family obligations and a million household chores.

fivezero nail polish library revamp April 2015
The Nail Polish Library at fivezero.ca

8. Do you have an absolute favorite quote?

Whenever you find yourself on the side
of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.
Mark Twain

9. Best ice cream flavor?
Lemon! And green tea. I also had a limited edition pumpkin gelato last fall that was incredible!

10. Indiana Jones or Star Wars?
I gotta say Indiana Jones. I was never a massive Star Wars fan, even though I did enjoy the movies (but not the Ewoks), but I grew up watching the Indy movies over and over! I do, however, pretend that the last Indy movie was never made.

Indiana Jones, The Complete Adventures
They should really illustrate movie posters more often!

My Questions

  1. City or country?
  2. Cats or dogs?
  3. Movies or TV?
  4. Music or dance?
  5. Math or literature?
  6. Fave cocktail?
  7. Are you allergic to anything?
  8. Do you have any pets?
  9. Coolest place you’ve visited lately?
  10. What nail polish are you wearing at the moment?

My Nominations

  1. Ashley Dianne Beauty
  2. Bears in France
  3. Bright Lights & Pretty Things
  4. Cashmere Of Course
  5. A Little Bit of Everything
  6. A Little Glitter Never Hurt
  7. Makeup Bits & Bobs
  8. Manicure Du Jour
  9. megryann
  10. Vanity Monastery

Thanks again to Beauty-full Dreams and thank to you all for reading!
—fz

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13 thoughts on “The Liebster Award

  1. Citrus and hazelnut chocolate in a PERFUME! Say what!
    I’m with you on the non-black liners – I find straight up black to be too harsh (read: hooker-ish) for every day wear.
    Oh now I really want to watch Kingsman. I’ve been interested in watching it but the SO wasn’ just lukewarm.
    Congrats on the award!

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    • Oh yeah, one of my fave perfumes! It’s pretty unique (to me).
      If you enjoyed Vaughn’s other movies, you should really like Kingsman! Similar feel/sensibility.

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