Jul 28, 2010

We Received The Versatile Blogger Award!

Mommy Spirit from http://mommyspirit.blogspot.com has given us,
The Versatile Blogger Award!
Here's the wonderful words she had to say about "Intentional Conscious Parenting"

"It's my pleasure to give you the Versatile Blogger Award today--you have such an uplifting, beautiful, and creative blog. You can see the announcement at http://mommyspirit.blogspot.com/2010/07/i-received-versatile-blogger-award.html
Have a wonderful day!"

Thank you so much Mommy Spirit! 
It is very inspiring when your writing and your message is acknowledged!

In order to receive the award fully, we must
1) Thank the person who gave me the award. Thanks again, Mommy Spirit!
2) Share seven things about ourselves.
3) Nominate 15 newly discovered blogs, and let the nominees know about the award.

Seven things about Carol & Stacy you may or may not know!

1) We both were extras in the movie "Mars Attacks"
2) We both were pregnant at the same time. 
3) We've been best friends for twenty-five years!
4) Stacy was in the delivery room when Carol delivered her youngest son.
5) We both love chocolate.
6) Carol has three dogs and three cats.  Stacy has two dogs and two cats.
7) We have written our first children's book and are currently looking to connect with a literary agent.

Now it's time for the most important part of the award. We are  pleased to nominate all the blogs below because they are inspiring, creative, beautiful, resilient, sincere, take parenting seriously, teach readers how to craft & cook, be frugal  and are written by some amazing people. This was not an easy task! There are so many great blogs but we narrowed the list down to..

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1) Sofia's Ideas-Simplicity, Frugality, Frivolity... all with an Eco-Mentality

2) The Zen Mama's Blog-How to stop worrying, Let go and get closer to your kids.

3) One Boy One Girl One Blog


5) From PDX With Love

6) Jewels Front Porch-Mom, Wife, Writer

7) Nan's Squidoo Spotlight!

8) A Day In The Life Of A Not So Super Mom

9) Conscientious Moms-Healthy Families Start With Conscientious Moms. Transform Yours Today

10) The Inadvertent Farmer-Tales From The Life Of An Accidental Farm Chick

11) Almost Crunchy-Eco-Friendly And Holistic Living For The Rest Of Us.

12) Lesa Speaks Out-Expect Success!

13) Heather Ward Wildlife Art

14) W.O.O.D. -We Own Our Own Dreams

15) Truthfully Speaking: I Am A Person Who Believes In Speaking The Truth.


Sofia said...

Ooooh! I'm on your list!! *dancing like a silly little girl*

Unknown said...

Wow! This came as a complete surprise. Thanks gals!

And thank you for nominating Nan's Squidoo Spotlight. There are some really great people at Squidoo, and I am happy they will be getting even more recognition for their hard work.

Unknown said...

This truly made my day! I've had a lot of stories in my head to write on my blog today but just got home and feeling too tired to write. I felt guilty and this put a smile on my face today! Thanks so much, I'm glad to be apart of your blog community.

Betsy (zen-mama.com) said...

Carol and Stacy,
I truly am thrilled to be recommended by you. Thanks for your kind words on my blog and for the Versatile Blogger award! I'm looking forward to reading through the other award winning blogs! I will put you on my blog roll/award page. Thank you so much!!!!

Beth Reed said...

Thank you so much for nominating me! Now I have to go figure out who all I should choose. :)

Carol Lawrence And Stacy Toten said...

Enjoy ladies, you all deserve the award! Have fun nominating 15 blogs, it's so hard to choose!

Sofia's Ideas said...

Thank you so much for this ladies! I am truly honored and glad that you thought of me for this. It means so much.

I'm so glad we found each other!

Sofia's Ideas

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Anonymous said...

Thanks so much! This was an unexpected and welcome surprise.

Unknown said...

Wow! Thanks so much for the award!! I have been slacking on my blog lately, and you have inspired me to get off my butt and get back to writing!!

Jewel said...

Thank you for the kind comments as well as the award. I like the ambience of your site. Very welcoming.


Anonymous said...

Congradulations, you deserve it. You always show love and support towards my blog. Thanks for all your support and congrats again!!!

Sofia's Ideas said...

Finally posted the award, long overdue... http://sofiasideas.com/2010/11/04/you-shouldnt-have/

Thanks again!