“Shower of Awards” …. like Patty says!!


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~~February 10, 2014~~

This “new” year has started with a bang! I want to thank some of my fellow bloggers who have considered “It Is What It Is” – the blog – for a series of awards.

I’ve said before that I consider these awards as motivators to improve the content and quality of the information that is posted on these pages. My goal is to share the knowledge that I may have and present it in an understandable manner. The intent it to educate, clarify and share. I hope that I’ve been able to do so. 

It Is What It Is” is honored, humbled and motivated.

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The first set of awards comes from … Sheryldine from …. http://strongwordshavepower.wordpress.com/

Thank you Sheryldine. 

…. she calls it a “Bouquet of Awards“.

This is inspiration and motivation to continue this journey that I have started and has proven to be a wonderful one.

~~The included awards in this bouquet are the following~~

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The second nomination for an award comes from …. Kitty ….from …. http://dearkitty1.wordpress.com

Kitty has nominated “It Is What It Is” for the “Sisterhood of Bloggers Award“.

Thank you so much Kitty.

Coming from you, this award means the world to me.

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The rules are:

Provide a link to and thank the blogger who nominated you for this award.
Answer ten questions.
Nominate blogs that you find a joy to read.
Provide links to these nominated blogs and kindly let the recipients know they have been nominated.
Include the award logo within your blog post.

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The “Inspiration Bouquet” comes from a wonderful friend and blogger … Patty … from http://petitemagique.wordpress.com/

~~This bouquet includes the following awards~~

The Shauny Award for Blogging Excellence

The Very Inspiring Blogger Award

The Dragon’s Loyalty Award

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As you can see I was running “a bit” behind. I’m trying to “catch up” and acknowledge all the wonderful nominations.

My dear friends, this makes my heart warm. 

Since this is a grouping of awards, I’m bending some of the rules …. I think I can, I’m “older” …..

7 things about me:

  1. I love dolphins … would love to be able to swim with them sometime
  2. I am a very loyal friend … once I open myself, my heart … it’s for life …. unless there’s disappointment
  3. I had a full-time job …. retired … blogging has become my “new job”
  4. I love music …. most of it.
  5. I love to watch people … find it very interesting and revealing
  6. I like rainy and gray days … to stay at home
  7. Did I say I love music???

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My nominees for all of these awards are:

http://strongwordshavepower.wordpress.com/ …. Sheryl

http://jullianiskool.wordpress.com/ …. Julian

http://kevs-domain.net …. Kev

http://hunt4truth.wordpress.com …. Eric

http://mungaiandthegoaconstrictor.me/ ….. Amelia

 http://words4jp.wordpress.com/ …. Kim

http://kstreet607.com/   …. The 5th Column

http://moorbey.wordpress.com/ …. Moorbey’z

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Congratulations!

I have nominated you for several awards. If you do not wish to accept it – no problem. Simply interpret this as my admiration and for sharing your wonderful posts with us all.

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Geminid Meteor Shower Time-Lapse 2012 … Here is your shower of “stars”

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Published on Dec 30, 2012

Headed out to Big Sur to watch the Geminid Meteor shower of 2012!

We ALL are connected through this wonderful WEB!! 

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We ALL are ONE!!